Tour begins at 9.30 and you will be picked up from your hotels.
The first stop is UÇHİSAR CASTLE which is the highest rock formation of the region. In the first destination you will be informed about unique formations of Cappadocia by your tour guide and after being informed you will have free time to explore that place by yourself.
The next destination is GÖREME OPEN AİR MUSEUM where you can see Rock-Cut Churches which are carved by early cristian monks. And the Churches of Cappadocia are also unique because of the tecnic that Cristians painted the walls. They are known as Frescoes which are mostly from 10th and 11th century. Our guides will give you information abaout Cristianty and Monastric Life of Cappadocia.
After visiting Open Air Museum the next stop will be Çavuşin which is the Old Greek Village to see old greek houses which are abandoned after Population Exchange in 1924.And then you will have
Lunch in Avanos town.Avanos is located on the banks of Red River (Kızılırmak) which is the longest river in Turkey. And it is famous for Pottery Works which started around 2nd milenium B.C by Hitites. You will have a tour in the town and then you will visit Pottery workshop to be inform about red clay work and ceramics. Even one of the masters will demonstrate you how they are making the pots with the ancient tecnic by free-hand.
Then you will visit Paşabağı where spectacular mushroom-shaped rock formations can be seen.Paşabağı is also called Monks Valley because of the Chapel of Saint Simeon which is located in the valley.
The next stop is Devrent Valley, which is also known as İmagination Valley. Valley contains many animal shaped rocks which are mostly in red colour. Some of the most frequent shapes are ; a Camel,a Lizard, an Owl,a Snake, a Chicken,a Hand, a Penguin but they can be changed by your own imagination.
We will drop back to the your hotel around 16.00
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