further information, please contact Mehmet
a young guide passionate about this area)
Cappadocia's valleys offer infinite hiking route. Whatever the level
of difficulty, it is necessary to bring sufficient water, and in
summer, it is better to leave early in the morning to avoid the
full sun. You can also benefit from the nights of full moon to discover
a spectacle of fantastic colors.
Excursions on two wheels
If you like the bicycle, the scooter or the motorbike, the landscape
of Cappadocia is waiting for you ! The terrain is flat to rolling
with tremendous vistas. In July there is even an international mountain
While studying the formation and evolution of volcanoes and their
products (tuff, lava, pumice and obsidian), you will discover how
the Cappadocian landscape was formed. You will also understand the
role of erosion (rain and win) shaping in the Cappadocian region
as we see it today - the fairy chimneys and colourfull tuff layers.
For those who wish to move at a faster pace, some clubs offer excursions
by horse. Tours can last from one hour up to one week, according
to the request. This type of tours achieves close contact with nature
along with a charming view of the area.
Cappadocia by ballon
For those who want to go over higher, several local agencies allow
our guest to discover the area by balloon. The sights and service
on board are splendid : even the flight certificate is served with
Visits to underground cities
Numerous underground cities, intended to be used as refuge in the
event of attack, exist in the area.
The discovery of local handicraft
Admirers of handicrafts will find limitless opportunities in Cappadocia.
Potters, especially concentrated in Avanos, are always ready to
share their know-how, and visitors can try to create their own pottery.
The same is true for the carpet shop owners, who will present you
their collection and explain their manufacturing techniques. In
addition, local shops offer a great variety of antiquities, jewels