Take a break from Istanbul and delight in the Cappadocian Dream. Enjoy the natural and historic wonders of Goreme - the magical landscape, ancient underground cities, fairy chimneys and cave churches are all waiting for you. Stay overnight in your very cave.
Istanbul, Cappadocia, Istanbul (By Bus)
Make your own way to our office by 18.30 for shuttle transfer to bus station for 20.30 overnight bus to Cappadocia. The bus journey will take approximately 10 hours.
You will arrive in the main bus station, Nevsehir, at around 07.30. Please take the fr ee shuttle to Goreme. Our guide will be waiting for you and transfer you to our main office in Goreme. You will leave your luggage here for the day. At 09.30 you will join our North Cappadocian small group tour (minibus, max. 16 persons) for the day visiting the Goreme Open Air Museum, the old city of Avanos, Red River (Boutique Cave Hotel for the night. You will have free time to discover the town and local restaurants. (Lunch)
After your complimentary breakfast, and check out, you will meet your guide at the hotel and depart for the South Cappadocian Tour at 09.30. Please bring your bags with you on the bus. The tour includes the fascinating underground city of Derinkuyu and a walk through Rose Valley to enjoy the captivating Cappadocian landscape. Tour will end at around 18.30 and after a break for dinner we will transfer you from our office to Nevsehir bus terminal for the 20.30 overnight bus to Istanbul (approx.10 hours).(Breakfast, lunch)
The bus will arrive at approximately 07.30 at Istanbul’s main bus terminus. TOUR ENDS. You will be able to connect to the Metro system or take a taxi to the center.
B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner
Notes on bus travel in Turkey
Travelling by bus is an affordable but comfortable option in Turkey. All buses are fully air-conditioned and include on-board entertainment and WIFI. Water, coffee, tea, cools drinks and complimentary snacks are provided at regular intervals. Buses stop on average every three hours at roadhouses for meal and toilet breaks. Roadhouses also sell snacks, small goods and other general items. Breaks will be between 15-30 minutes. Please note buses depart promptly. Toilets cost 1TL.
Hotels in Cappadocia;
Mystic Cave Hotel, Castle Cave Hotel, Roma Cave Suites, Göreme Village House Hotel
Hotels in Pamukkale;
Artemis Yörük Hotel, 4 Mevsim Hotel, Tripolis Hotel, Pam Thermal Hotel.
Tours for Max 17 pax