1st Day: Arrival
Upon arrival a representative will meet you at the airport and drop you off to hotel in Cappadocia. The rest of the day is yours to rest and discover the city on your own! Optional the day tour can be customized. You can book a day trip or activity with Tourmania.
2nd Day: Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Flight
You will be picked up from your hotel in Cappadocia at approximately 4.30am for the transfer to the launch site. Warm up from the early morning chill with complimentary tea or coffee. While you enjoy breakfast, watch the professional flight team prepare your balloon for flight. Then, as the sun begins to rise, float to an altitude of about 1,000 feet (300 meters) for extraordinary 360-degree views of Cappadocia. The wind will transport you across the valleys and mountains for about 60 minutes, depending on the weather. Marvel at the unique rocks and caves of the region from a birds eye perspective. Celebrate your landing with a champagne Toast and get your personal flight certificate before the transfer back to your hotel at about 7am.
2nd Day:CappadociaFull-Day Regional TourAround 9:30am, board an air-conditioned vehicle at your Goreme hotel and begin your journey to the heart of Cappadocias striking landscape. Your first stop is Avanos, an ancient town famed for its production of earthenware pottery, where youll observe a pottery demonstration and learn of Avanos thriving ceramic industry. Then, continue to avusin to explore one of Turkeys oldest settlements: the beautifully preserved paintings of the 5th-century Church of St. John the Baptist are one of avusins top attractions. Proceed to the spectacular lunar landscapes of Devrent Valley, where rocks shaped like camels, snakes, worshippers, and dancers abound. Capture these unique formations on camera before you arrive at Goreme Open Air Museum, a UNESCO-listed site considered the areas crowning glory. Discover churches and monasteries expertly carved into rock faces and admire original frescoes that date back to the 5th century. Having explored thoroughly, youll head to Pasabag Valley, where rock formations known as Fairy chimneys litter the landscape. These unique features are reminiscent of surrealist paintings and it is possible to ascend to the summit of one modified structure. Your penultimate stop is Uchisar Castle, the highest point in Cappadocia. From this elevated vantage point, the views are simply spectacular. Conclude your tour with a visit to a winery in rgup, where youll sample local wines before drop-off at your Goreme hotel.
3rd Day: Departure
After breakfast and according to your flight details, our representative will pick you up at the hotel and take to theAirport. Optional the day tour can be customized. You can book a half-day trip or activity with Tourmania.