IHLARA TOUR

Ihlara and Belisirama valleys, two historical and geological treasures of Turkey. Magnificent     landscape, mosques, and churches of this region provide a richly textured panorama of Anatolian history, religion, culture, art, and architecture.

Tour Details

Esentepe panaroma

Fascinating  Göreme village view from above

Ihlara Valley Hike

The highlight of this tour is 6 km  Canyon hike. Ihlara valley is  famous for its honeycombed with rock-cut  underground dwellings and churches from the Byzantine period.One of the best hiking path of Cappadocia

 

Belisırma lunch

Delicious Turkish food on the river bank

Selime Monastry

You can see one  of the biggest rock-cut monastery of Cappadocia in Selime, at the end of Ihlara valley. Selime was home to Hittite, Assyrian, Persian, Roman, Byzantine, Danişment, Seljuk and Ottoman civilizations. One of the most important aspects of Selime fortress-monastery was that many leading clergymen were educated there. The military headquarters of the region was also located there. The monastery is dated to 8th and 9th centuries, the frescoes in the structure date back to late 10th and early 11th centuries.

Derinkuyu Underground City

is an ancient multi-level underground city in the Derinkuyu district in Nevşehir Province, Turkey. Extending to a depth of approximately 60 m (200 feet), it is large enough to have sheltered approximately 20,000 people together with their livestock and food stores. It is the largest excavated underground city in Turkey and is one of several underground complexes found across Cappadocia.

It was opened to visitors in 1969 and about half of the underground city is currently accessible to tourists.

including

English speaking guide.

From/to Airport Transfers.

All entrance fees to Museums and sights.

Comprehensive sightseeing.

Deluxe A/C Transport.

Traditional Turkish meal in Restaurant.

Soft drinks and water during Coach touring.

Not including

All tips to guides, escorts, drivers and hotel and restaurant staff

All items of a personal nature, including beverages, wines, liqueurs, tea, coffee, mineral water, phone

 

Please be advised:

We reserve the right to cancel the tour or run the tour on Private basis (under email notification) if minimum seats are not fulfilled. If payment is done prior the departure date, all monies will be refunded in full, or your booking can be transferred to the next day if your schedule permits and space is available .

Please note:

As much as possible we have tried to be accurate regarding pricing. CVB Travel reserves the right to change or modify its fees and schedules, suite to the changes made in various museums closing dates, public service schedules due to weather conditions and charges in Turkey, such as taxes and entrance fees, resulting from policies of official units and schedules, which will have a direct effect on the general signtseeing and costs of cappadocia trekking tours