There is much to do and see during your time in Cappadocia. The unique natural lunar landscape of various rock formations, cave churches with preserved fresco paintings and diverse valleys, make this UNESCO World Heritage site a place not to be missed.
HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHTS
A popular way to take in the beauty of Goreme is in a hot air balloon. Balloons fly daily, weather permitting, and take off early in the morning in the valleys surrounding Göreme. As prices tend to vary between companies we can help organise the best flight and the right price that will suit you. It is better to secure your place by booking in advance. Please contact us for more information or to make a reservation.
Our cooking classes are taught by a local village woman who will guide you through the process of preparing and cooking a traditional Turkish 3 course meal. This will include soup, at least 2 types of main dishes and a dessert. These classes have proved popular in the past, with guests dinning on a feast they helped to prepare. The classes are about 3 hours duration. Please contact us for more information
TURKİSH NIGHT/WHIRLING DERVİSH CEREMONY
If you are looking for a fun night out with dinner and a live show then the Turkish Night Entertainment that takes place in a cave restaurant is recommended. This includes a show of the Whirling Dervishes, various folk dances from Turkey including a traditional marriage ceremony and a belly dancer. The price includes transport to and from our hotel, show programme, dinner and unlimited drinks. Please contact us for more details or to make a reservation.
HIKING AND OTHER TOUR OPTİONS
There are many ways to explore the beautiful valleys of Göreme. There are several popular valley hikes with varying levels of difficulty that you can do on your own and we can provide you with directions. If you are wanting to explore the valleys but prefer a guided walking tour these can be arranged. Another way of exploring the valleys are with organised ATV’s tours and horse riding tours from one hour to half a day through Red Valley. You can also rent a bicycle or hire your own ATV to explore by yourself. Please contact us and we will be happy to help you choose from the many options available.
There are two popular daily tours that will suit those with limited time, or those who prefer an organised guided tour of the most popular tourist sights in Cappadocia. The tours include transport, professional guide, lunch and entrance tickets. Prices for these two tours are set at an agreed price around town. Both tours will pick up from our hotel every morning at 9:30 am.
The Green Tour
This guided tour includes Pigeon Valley, Derinkuyu Underground City which is the deepest of the area, Ihlara Valley with a walk along the canyon and lunch in Belisirma village and Selıme Rock Monastery.
The Red Tour
A guided tour of the local area that visits the Göreme Open Air Museum, Rose valley, Uchısar, the various rock formations of Pasabag and Devrent Valley and wine tasting in Urgup.
Please contact us for tour prices and bookings. Private personalized tours are also available.
Enjoy a traditional turkish bath including sauna, soap massage and wash while lying on a heated marble bed. This treatment will cleanse your skin leaving you feel invigorated, fresh and relaxed.