7 DAYS CAPPADOCIA & MOUNT HASAN TREKKING TOUR
Day 1 - Cappadocia - Arrival Day You will be picked up at Kayseri airport and be transferred to Goreme. Dinner and overnight at pension in Goreme.
Day 2 - White Valley - Uchisar - Pigeon Valley We start our day with the spectacular views of the White Valley, a moderate walk through the vineyards surrounded by "fairy chimneys". After visiting the castle of Uchisar we have lunch in Uchisar village. Then we walk down the Pigeon valley, which gets its name from the pigeon lofts on the rock faces. (Total walk 5 hours). Dinner and overnight at pension in Goreme.
Day 3 - Kavak - Ayvali - Gomeda Today we walk through some remote villages where time has stood still. Starting from Kavak, we pass through Bahceli and Ayvali. We will have lunch in Ayvali village at a family restaurant. Then we finish our day by walking to the ruins of the 11th century Greek town of Gomeda. (5 hours) Transfer back for Dinner and overnight at pension in Goreme.
Day 4 - Gomeda Valley - Pancarlik Valley - Red Valley After breakfast we take a transfer to Gomeda valley where we finished our walk the day before. Our morning walk through the Pancarlik valley takes us to Ortahisar, a quiet town Byzantine/Seljuck fortress. After a short wander in the town we drive to Kizilcukur (Red valley) where we walk in the afternoon. We finish our walk at Goreme (5 hours). Dinner and overnight at pension in Goreme.
Day 5 - Ihlara - Selime Starting from Goreme, we take a transfer to Ihlara town centre (1.15 hours). After a short tea break, we walk about 3.5 hours and en route visit three rock-cut churches. After a late lunch, we continue walking by the river down to the monastery at Selime Village which is famous for its 300 steps. On the way back we drive to a volcanic crater lake and stop for a quick swim (Nargolu Lake). Dinner and overnight at pension in Goreme.
Day 6 - Mount Hasan Summit Trek Early in the morning depart from pension to Mount Hasan (1900m) then we will commence our trek to the (3260m) summit. After reaching the peak we will return back to 1900m and transfer to Goreme. Dinner and overnight at pension in Goreme.
Day 7 - Cappadocia - End of Tour Our final walk in Cappadocia. After walking from Cavusin village to Pasabag (1 hr), we visit the Zelve open air museum. After lunch we leave for Kayseri. (1 hour drive) Transfer to Kayseri airport. We hope you had a memorable tour and we look forward to seeing you in the future on another our. Have a safe trip back home and thanks for choosing us.
7 DAYS CAPPADOCIA & MOUNT HASAN TREKKING TOUR Photos
Arrival airport transfer from Kayseri Airport 6 nights pension in Goreme 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 6 dinners Guided White Valley, Uchisar village, and Pigeon valley tour Guided Kavak, Bahceli, Ayvali village, and Gomeda tour Guided Pancarlik valley, Ortahisar, and Kizilcukur tour Guided Ihlara, Selime Village, and Nargolu Lake tour Guided Mount Hasan trekking tour Guided Cavusin village, and Pasabag Valley tour All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach Professional English-speaking tour guides Return airport transfer to Kayseri Airport
Tour Not Includes
International and domestic flights Personal climbing equipment Alcoholic beverages Tipping and personal insurance
Welcome to Turkey! The fairy chimneys and secret valleys of Cappadocia offer the opportunity for some of the most fascinating day walks to be enjoyed anywhere in the world. The famous troglodyte villages and the amazing scenery are best enjoyed on foot. Walking possibilities are endless in this area of cave lived valleys and surreal rock formations. The walking is of moderate difficulty and is generally between 4 and 5 hours each day. There is also time en route to visit some of the attractive villages.