4 Days Cappadocia & Ephesus Tour from Istanbul
Embark on a 4-day adventure from Istanbul, unveiling the whimsical landscapes of Cappadocia and the ancient marvels of Ephesus. A journey of wonders awaits!
4 Days Cappadocia and Ephesus Tour Package from Istanbul Itinerary
Immerse yourself in the enchantment of Cappadocia's fairy chimneys and explore the ancient wonders of Ephesus with our curated 4-day tour from Istanbul. Unveil the magic!
Day 1: Istanbul to Cappadocia
- 04:30 AM - Hotel Pickup and Airport Transfer: Begin your adventure with a convenient pick-up from your hotel. We'll transfer you to the airport for a 1-hour flight to Kayseri.
- Arrival in Kayseri and Transfer to Cappadocia: Upon arrival at Kayseri airport, our transfer team will be ready to whisk you away to the captivating landscapes of Cappadocia.
- Meet Your Guide and Start the South Part Cappadocia Tour: Meet your friendly tour guide upon arrival in Cappadocia. Dive into the enchanting South Part Cappadocia tour, starting with:
- Devrent Valley: Marvel at the extraordinary rock formations and whimsical fairy chimneys that paint a unique picture of nature's artistry.
- Monks Valley: Explore a surreal landscape dotted with ancient monastic dwellings, offering a glimpse into Cappadocia's historical tapestry.
- Avanos: Immerse yourself in the town's rich pottery craftsmanship, experiencing the beauty of handcrafted artistry.
- Open Air Museum: Venture into the fascinating Open Air Museum, a vital Christian center during the early Middle Ages. Marvel at the numerous monasteries, churches, and chapels adorned with unique iconography and architectural features.
- Uchisar: Conclude the day with panoramic views from this troglodyte town, providing a breathtaking vista of Cappadocia.
- Tour Conclusion and Hotel Drop-off: Wrap up your day at 17:00 with a drop-off at your special-class cave hotel in Cappadocia. Relax and recharge, ready for more adventures in this magical region.
Day 2: Cappadocia Tour and Overnight in Cappadocia
- Breakfast at Hotel: Start your day with a delightful breakfast at your hotel.
- Morning - North Cappadocia Tour (09:30 am): After breakfast, embark on a captivating exploration of North Cappadocia. Make sure to check out by keeping your luggage in the hotel's designated storage area.We will visit to;
- Kizilcukur: Marvel at the magnificent rock formations and discover hidden churches in the picturesque Kizilcukur region.
- Cavusin: Explore the ancient settlements and historic churches that tell tales of Cappadocia's rich history.
- Hospital Monastery: Step into the hallowed halls of one of Cappadocia's oldest monasteries, steeped in ancient spirituality.
- Underground City: Embark on an unforgettable adventure into Underground City. Discover its intricate architecture and history as you descend into its depths.
- Pigeon House: Witness the charm of pigeon houses and unique rock formations, adding a touch of natural beauty to your journey.
- Tour Finish at (17:00): Following this immersive tour, we'll arrange your comfortable transportation back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Note: If you're interested in a hot air balloon tour, we can organize it for you on the early morning of day 2. Elevate your experience and enjoy breathtaking views from the skies of Cappadocia
Day 3: Fly to Izmir - Free Day - Overnight in Kusadasi
As your day unfolds with a delightful breakfast in Cappadocia, we ensure a seamless transfer to Kayseri airport for your flight to Izmir. Upon arrival, our dedicated driver welcomes you, guiding you to your Kusadasi hotel. The afternoon is yours to explore Kusadasi at your pace - stroll vibrant streets, discover local gems, or simply savor the coastal ambiance. Enjoy this free time, embracing the essence of Kusadasi. As day transitions to night, relax at your Kusadasi accommodation, ready for the adventures ahead. Anticipate the next chapter of your journey with a restful overnight stay in Kusadasi.
Day 4: Ephesus Tour - Flight to Istanbul
After indulging in a delicious breakfast, your day in Ephesus unfolds with a captivating journey into ancient history. Embark on a discovery of this mesmerizing city with your knowledgeable guide.Highlights of the Day:
- Temple of Artemis: Start your journey by visiting the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Discover the ancient cult dedicated to Artemis, making Ephesus a renowned pilgrimage destination in antiquity.
- The Ruins of Ephesus: Immerse yourself in the grandeur of Ephesus as you explore its ruins, including a concert hall, marketplaces, colonnaded streets, temples, fountains, libraries, theaters, and the enchanting Arcadian Way.
- Lunch: Take a break and enjoy a delightful lunch, refueling for the rest of your day.
- The House of Virgin Mary: Visit the House of Virgin Mary, a place with deep religious significance, believed to be the residence of the Virgin Mary during her time in Ephesus. The exact location of her passing was revealed through Anne Catherine Emmerich's vision.
At 05:00 PM, your Ephesus tour concludes, and we'll transfer you to Izmir Airport for your flight to Istanbul at 08:30 PM, arriving at 09:30 PM. Upon landing, our team will be there to pick you up and seamlessly transfer you to your Istanbul hotel, ensuring a comfortable conclusion to this enlightening day.
Inclusions 4 Days Cappadocia and Ephesus Tour Package from Istanbul
- Private Transportation: Airport to Hotel and Hotel to Airport
- Domestic Flight Tickets: Istanbul to Kayseri, Kayseri to Izmir, Izmir to Istanbul
- Accommodation: 2 Night in Cappadocia with Breakfast
- Accommodation: 1 Night in Kusadasi with Breakfast
- 2 Full Day Cappadocia Tour: Transportation, Guidance, Lunch, Museum Tickets Included
- Full Day Ephesus Tour: Transportation, Guidance, Lunch, Museum Tickets Included
Exclusions 4 Days Cappadocia and Ephesus Tour Package from Istanbul
- International Flights to Turkey: Please note that the package does not include international flights to Turkey. Travelers are responsible for arranging their own flights to and from Turkey
- Personal Travel Insurance: To ensure a worry-free journey, we recommend securing personal travel insurance that covers unforeseen circumstances such as trip cancellations, medical emergencies, and lost luggage.
- Visa for Turkey: Travelers are responsible for obtaining the necessary visa to enter Turkey. Ensure that you have the required travel documents well in advance of your departure. Check with the Turkish embassy or consulate in your country for visa requirements.
- Personal Expenses: While the package covers a range of services, please budget separately for personal expenses such as souvenirs, additional meals, and any optional activities or excursions not included in the itinerary.
Pick-up and Drop-off Details 4 Days Cappadocia and Ephesus Tour Package from Istanbul
- Pick-up from your hotel at 05:00 AM
- Drop-off at your hotel at 09:00 PM
Discover the Marvels of Cappadocia and Ephesus in 4 Days!
Embark on a journey that will transport you through time and enchant you with the breathtaking landscapes of Cappadocia and the ancient allure of Ephesus. Get ready to delve into a four-day expedition that promises awe-inspiring adventures and cherished memories.
Your adventure begins with the ethereal landscapes of Cappadocia. Imagine soaring above the fairy chimneys and lunar-like terrain in a mesmerizing hot air balloon ride at dawn. As the sun paints the sky with hues of gold, you'll witness Cappadocia's iconic vistas from a unique perspective, a moment that lingers in your memory.
Exploring Cappadocia's Hidden Gems
Dive into the intriguing past of Cappadocia with visits to Devrent Valley, where nature has sculpted stunning rock formations resembling animals. Traverse the ancient pathways in Cavusin and gaze upon the age-old Church of St. John the Baptist, a testament to history. Don't miss the underground marvels at Kaymakli Underground City, an architectural wonder carved beneath the earth.
Journey to Ephesus
Fly from Cappadocia to Izmir, where the allure of Ephesus awaits. Transport yourself back centuries as you stroll through the well-preserved ruins of the ancient city. Marvel at the grandeur of the Temple of Artemis, a wonder of antiquity. The Ruins of Ephesus will captivate you with its colossal structures and fascinating history, while the House of Virgin Mary whispers tales of spirituality.
Unforgettable Ephesus Experience
Embrace the day in Ephesus, a treasure trove of archaeological wonders. From the Theater to the Arcadian Way, every step unravels the rich tapestry of the past. As the tour draws to a close, savor the essence of Ephesus, a place where history and mythology intertwine seamlessly.
Each day of this immersive tour promises unparalleled sights and experiences, leaving you with cherished memories that transcend time. Explore the ancient allure of Ephesus and the surreal landscapes of Cappadocia on this remarkable four-day journey.