Full Day Cappadocia Green Tour
When: Tour starts every day at 9:30 AM
Duration: Full Day
Cappadocia Green Tour, which is the most preferred tour by tourists for the Cappadocia discovery, is one of the tours that we recommend you to go with comfortable shoes and spare clothes as it is abundant and underground city landing. It is highly recommended for those who are curious about the mystery and legends of Cappadocia.
Cappadocia green tour programm
- Panoramic View Point
- Underground city Derinkuyu
- Valley Ihlara (3,5 km walk)
- Lunch in Belisirma Village
- Selima Monastery and Cliffs
- Panorama View Yaprakhisar
- Current tour starts when our representatives pick you up from the hotel between 09.30-09.45
The 1st stop of green tour is Goreme panorama view point, where you can view all Cappadocia! In front of you, the magnificent view of long valleys is shown; this is the best opportunity to admire unique nature of Cappadocia and make unforgettable video and photo shooting. Cappadocia is under you from this point, almost every tourist who visited Cappadocia has the photo from this point. Once our professional tour coordinator has provided you with detailed information about this place, you have to ready for new breathtaking adventure. The 2nd stop is Derinkuyu underground city.
You have to be ready to visit underground city with 55 meter of deep with 8 layer of ground. As you descend, you will wonder how such an engineering intelligence worked centuries ago, and even you will suspect aliens being here. This interesting underground city with its capillary vents, sliding millstones, water wells, schools, churches, stables, is one of the most adrenaline sections of Cappadocia Green Tour. Centuries ago, you will go on time travel in places where thousands of people can live at the same time, you will be surprised by every partition you enter, every floor you land. Ihlara valley is one of the beautiful valleys in the world. It is like a museum on open air as per world’s and our opinion. You will descend to this deep valley with long distance and you will walk to Belisırma village from the bank of Melendiz River by stopping in the Altınaltı Church from the 10th and 13th century churches where you will see an artistic gallery. Belisirma village is the exit point of Ihlara valley. A meal break on the river bank after a long walk! Belisırma Village is even more colorful if it is summer or spring.
You're releasing your feet into the water while having lunch in the barracks above the river. The oldest monastery of Cappadocia, Selime Monastery, which is also one of the first Christian bases, is the first stop after the meal in Cappadocia Green Tour. The monastery is also known as the cathedral. Selime Monastery, where you will see living spaces such as missionary school and church, is one of the most photogenic points of Cappadocia. It stands like an eagle's nest on steep cliffs. There are even those who say that Star Wars was filmed here. The Cappadocia Green Tour stop after the Selime Monastery is Yaprakhisar Village. You will watch the fairy chimneys still standing upright for centuries and take lots of photos. Güvercinlik Valley near Uçhisar is one of the most famous valleys of Cappadocia. Walking between the rock formations of the valley, which was named after the pigeons that the pigeons once perched, is actually equivalent to feeling Cappadocia. Who knows, maybe pigeons will pass over you, or maybe you will pass by yourself in the face of this beauty. Onyx workshops where precious and semi-precious stones are processed in the Cappadocia region are among the most enjoyable stops of the Green Tour. Your guide explains all your curiosity about the formation and processing of these stones, and then a farewell begins, ending with the sentence "Another tour must be ...” Cappadocia Green Tour ends with your left to your hotel between 18.00 - 18.30.