Cappadocia-Antalya


 

 

Cappadocia-Antalya

4 nights 5 days tour 

TOUR SCHEDULE

Day 1

You will be picked up from hotel and get a flight to Kayseri. Transfer to Cappadocia.
Uchisar Castle. Take a walk in Devrent Valley, to see the extraordinary mushroom-shaped rock pinnacles or ‘fairy chimneys’. Goreme Open Air Museum, featuring rock-carved churches and Byzantine frescoes. Head on to Pasabag and wander through the vineyards of Fairy Chimneys village. Lunch at a local restaurant in Avanos, centre of pottery since2000 BC. Return to a cave hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 2

After the breakfast depart from hotel and drive to Underground city, walking in Ihlara Canyon, a “mirage” in the Steps of Anatolia up to Belisirma Village. Rock-cut churches, spread across a wild plantation, Lunch. Visit the Selime Castle. The dwellings were carved into volcanic rock outcroppings in Byzantine period on the legendary Silk Road for the accommodation of the traders and their camel. Drive to Antalya and stay there overnight.

Day 3

After the breakfast, departure. Visit Aspendos, an ancient Lycian city with best preserved Roman Theatre in the world. Perge, a great ancient cityvwith city walls theatre, agora, Hellenistic Stadium. Lunch is around the Kopru stream. Side, one of the best-known classical sites in Turkey, with a Roman theatre with 20,000 seat capacity, old baths the Museum today, and Temple of Apollo.
Return to hotel. Overnight in Antalya.

Day 4

After the breakfast. Travel to Demre to visit the best examples of Lycian tombs at Myra and the Church of St. Nicholas, the saint to whom is referred to as Santa Claus. After lunch, sail the turquoise waters to the picturesque Kekova Island. Discover the extraordinary underwater ruins of the sunken city of Simena and visit the noteworthy Lycian necropolis at Teimiussa. There are opportunities to swim and snorkel if desired, return in the late evening to Antalya, overnight.

Day 5

After the breakfast, departure. A full day boat trip from Antalya for the coves and beaches around. Transfer to Kemer Marina, board the boat. Lunch. Visit the ancient city of Phaselis, the Three Islands and local coves. The boat will anchor at different spots to provide swimming opportunities return to Kemer Marina, Transfer to Antalya Airport. Evening flight to Istanbul or continue to your next destination.