2 Days 1 Night Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul by Plane with Optional Balloon Ride

Duration: 2 days
Destination: Turkey, Turkey, Goreme

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  • 2 days
  • Goreme
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable


2 Days 1 Night Cappadocia tour from Istanbul by plane is the most easy way to explore Cappadocia.We will pick you from your hotel in Istanbul and drop off to your hotel again.You don't have to worry about anything. We have thought and arranged everything for you. You just enjoy your trip. This package will tick all the boxes for you.

What is the highlights of this tour?

*Goreme Open Air Museum
*Kaymakli Underground City
*Pasabag Fairy Chimneys
*Pigeon Valley
*Uchisar Castle
*Hike in Red Valley
*Love Valley
*Goreme Panaroma

***Please Note***
*With this 2-day tour, you will see all the beauties of Cappadocia at a limited time.Due to this limited time, flights to Cappadocia are the first flights in the morning. (Usually 06.40 am flight, subject to availability). Your pick up time from Istanbul hotel will be around 4 am.
*This tour does not include assistant services at airports.
*The price does not include balloon flight. Please ask for reservation and price information.


Day 1: Flight to Cappadocia & North Cappadocia Day Tour

Stop At: Cappadocia, Cappadocia
Your driver will be ready at your Istanbul hotel and transfer you to Istanbul Airport for Cappadocia flight. We pick you up from any hotel in Istanbul for airport transfer.Istanbul hotel pick up time is between 04.15 am and 6.30 am, depend on exact flight time.Departure time, which is specified as 9.00 am, is approximately it is the time when you will be at the airport in Cappadocia.
When you landed to Cappadocia we will greet you at Kayseri or Nevsehir airport and transfer to Cappadocia.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Uchisar Castle, Uchisar Turkey
Our first stop is the fantastic view point of Uchisar Castle where you will receive information about the rich history of Cappadocia and the unique rock formations.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Goreme Open-Air Museum, Merkez, Muze Cd., Goreme 50180 Turkey
After the panoramic view point, we visit the Goreme Open Air Museum. Your guide will explain the meanings of frescoes covering the walls of thousand-year-old cave churches as you explore this spectacular UNESCO World Heritage site.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Avanos, Avanos, Cappadocia
We will visit Avanos, one of the oldest settlements in Cappadocia. We're having a rich lunch here. Then we will visit the pottery workshop, one of the most important handicrafts of Cappadocia. We will also take a short walk along the banks of the Red River, Turkey's longest river.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Fairy Chimneys, Goreme Turkey
Here we will explore Pasabag, where is also commonly known as Monks Valley. You will have chance to see the famous mushroom-shaped fairy chimneys as well as St. Simeon’s monk cell carved into the rock.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Devrent Valley, Devrent Mevkii No:1 Urgup Yolu, 50500 Turkey
After Pasabag, we will drive to Devrent Valley is well known as imagination valley where you can take fantastic pictures with animal-shaped rock formations.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Cappadocia, Cappadocia
We will make a short visit to a cooperative where world-famous Turkish carpets are produced and learn the intricacies of this thousands of years of art.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Cappadocia, Cappadocia
At the end of the tour, your guide will leave drop you off to your hotel.
Duration: 20 minutes

Meals included:
• Lunch: Some options of this tour includes soft drinks with lunch.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Cappadocia (Utopia Cave, Alfina Cave, Medusa Cave or similar.)Hotels may vary depending on the tour option.

Day 2: Optional Hot Air Balloon Ride & South Cappadocia Day Tour

Stop At: Goreme, Goreme, Cappadocia
If you have already booked ticket, you will take part in the balloon flight.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Goreme Panorama, Uchisar Yolu uzeri 1.km, Goreme 50180 Turkey
At the time you have been notified, your guide will pick you up from your hotel and the first stop will be the panorama, which offers views of the charming Town of Goreme.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Red Valley, Nevsehir Ortahisar, Nevsehir 50650 Turkey
We will start our hike in the beautiful Red/Rose Valley which will take approximately 4 km and slightly more than one hour. You will see fairy-chimneys, local farms, pigeon houses and cave chapels. Your guide will give information about the history and the unique formations of Cappadocia during the hike. At the end of the hike we will have a quick stop at Cavusin Old Greek Village.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Love Valley, Goreme 50180 Turkey
After hiking in Red Valley , we will drive to Love Valley to take amazing pictures of pillar-shaped rock formations of Cappadocia.
Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Goreme, Goreme, Cappadocia
In the historic town of Goreme,you will have a rich lunch with tasty Turkish kebabs.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Kaymakli Underground City, Derinkuyu Turkey
After lunch we will visit carved Kaymakli Underground City which was used by early Christians as a shelter to hide themselves against their enemies.This underground city, called the engineering wonders of the age, will fascinate you.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Pigeon Valley, Uchisar KasabasI Nevşehir Kapadokya, Goreme 50240 Turkey
After underground city, next stop is Pigeon Valley. The oldest and most popular valley in Cappadocia. Your guide will inform you about pigeon houses and its importance to Cappadocia.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Uchisar, Uchisar, Cappadocia
Cappadocia is a volcanic region and is home to many semi-precious stones. We're going to make a short visit to a workshop where these stones are processed.
Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Cappadocia, Cappadocia
At the end of the tour, we will transfer you to the airport for Istanbul flight.When you landed to Istanbul we will welcome you at the airport and transfer to your hotel.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Rich Turkish breakfast at hotel. (Please note, due to the pandemic, some services may be restricted by the government.)
• Lunch: Some options of this tour includes soft drinks with lunch.
No accommodation included on this day.

  • 1x Breakfast
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Roundtrip airport transfers in Istanbul and Cappadocia
  • Roundtrip Cappadocia flight tickets from Istanbul
  • Accommodation in a boutique, cave hotel
  • Professional, licensed tour guide
  • Skip the line museum entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Goreme Open-Air Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Fairy Chimneys
  • Entry/Admission - Love Valley
  • Entry/Admission - Kaymakli Underground City

  • Hot air balloon ride tickets (Please ask for reservation)
  • Beverages at lunch
  • Personal expenses
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • The prices of package are valid for accommodation at the double or triple room. If you would like stay at single room, there should be single room supplement cost.
  • Supplier will send your domestic flight tickets three days before of your departure date.
  • You will have 15kg luggage + 8kg hand baggage allowance for each domestic flight. If you will need more baggage allowance, please contact with us.
  • Hot air balloon ride is offered as an extra activity and not included in price for all options. If you want to participate, please contact us for reservation. If your balloon flight is cancelled due to weather conditions, you will receive a cash full refund.
  • Optimum weather conditions are needed for hot air balloon flight. All flights may be cancelled at any time by the Civil Aviation Authority. In such a case, there is no right of objection.(decisions taken for flight safety reasons are final and do not change) Balloon flight is one of the most popular activity that can be attended in Cappadocia. No doubt, Cappadocia is much more than balloon flight with thousands of years of history. However, if you are still thinking of visiting Cappadocia only for balloon flight, we recommend considering this situation.
  • Vegetarian food option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.
  • This tour is offered as small group tour. You can upgrade your tour to a private tour, which provides a flexible tour program and social distance on tours and transfers.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Hand sanitizers provided for travelers in cars, restaurants, hotels. Desk/seater plans with Social distancing in restaurants & hotels. Max 60% guest capacity in restaurants & hotels (except small boutique hotels). Hotels will have the Covid-19 Safe Tourism Certificate which confirmed by government.
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick you up from any hotel in Istanbul for airport transfer. Istanbul hotel pick up time is between 04.15 am and 6.00 am, depend on exact flight time.Departure time, which is specified as 9.00 am, is approximately the time of arrival to Cappadocia.

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


2 days

For a full refund, cancel at least 3 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews


16 Dec, 2021

Great tour, wonderful guide and the included meal and hotel exceeded expectations. Highly recommend this family company!


07 Dec, 2021

The tour was very good had rich experience of cappadocia.He was very informative and guided us rightly. The hotels were also good. Over all the trip was excellent. Thanks & I enjoy 2 Days 1 Night Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul by Plane with Optional Balloon Ride.


05 Dec, 2021

I highly recommend booking with BellaTurca for your Cappadocia adventures! I booked for my mother and I, and we had an amazing experience. Our tour guide took great care of us and provided us with so much knowledge about the history and culture of the area. They were very clear and prompt throughout the whole trip


29 Oct, 2021

My wife and have recently returned from Turkey and we had booked the Cappadocia leg of our trip through BellaTurca Travels. The arrangements made by BellaTurca were perfect in all respects. Everything was handled in a most professional manner. What I found exceptional was the promptness with which all questions were answered and the clarity of their responses. I will definitely look to BellaTurca to handle all my future tour arrangements when I next visit Turkey. I recommend them highly.


21 Oct, 2021

Our guide, Mustafa, was amazing! He welcomed us to his office, gave us an overview of what to expect during the entire tour. He provided us with such a great experience throughout, he provided us with a lot of information, details, and tips. He gave us enough time to explore all the stops on our own and also took us to amazing spots to take beautiful pictures. He booked our stay at an amazing hotel, and ensure that we have a timely pick up to and from the airport, in Istanbul and Kayseri. He also booked our balloon flight, which we loved! Can't say enough good words about this tour. If you are in Istanbul, trust me, you want to do this tour!

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