8-days Antalya – Konya – Cappadocia Tour
Antalya Konya Cappadocia Tour Natural beauties, historical sites and folk values are all present on this Antalya / Konya / Cappadocia tour. From the coves of the Mediterranean coast to the lunar landscapes of Cappadocia, from the Convent of the Whirling Dervishes to the rock churches of Goreme, part of Unesco's World Heritage, full of discoveries.
Itinerary: Day 1 Antalya: Arrival in Antalya according to flight schedules. Welcome by your guide and transfer to the hotel, dinner and accommodation.
Day 2 Antalya> Kemer: Depart from the hotel for an Odyssey with traditional wooden boats, allowing you to sail near such varied coasts; between swimming and exploring, your boat takes you to the springs of dazzling nature that seem to be there only for you. Lunch on board. At the end of the afternoon return to the hotel.
Day 3 Antalya> Konya: After breakfast, departure for Konya, the ancient Iconium of antiquity, evangelized by the apostle Paul. You will cross the magnificent chain of the Taurus Mountains bordered by forests of fir and cedar trees, lakes and picturesque small Anatolian villages that will surprise you. You will visit in Konya, the museum of Mevlana, one of the fathers of Sufism, founder of the order of the Whirling Dervishes. Panoramic tour of the city and free time at the market. Dinner and accommodation.
Day 4 Konya Cappadocia: After breakfast, departure for Cappadocia, a unique natural site in the world and the cradle of Christianity. Its bewitching and unusual landscape where stand up gigantic fairy chimneys which have preserved their large basalt hats, will impress you. You will visit the Goreme Open Air Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it houses several cave churches decorated with frescoes from the Byzantine period. You will discover the splendid valleys of Avcilar and Guvercinlik, then that of Derbent where there are countless fairy chimneys with surprising human and animal aspects.
5th day Cappadocia: In the morning the possibility of a hot air balloon or paragliding flight (optional), which will make you discover the landscapes of Cappadocia in a different way. This unforgettable excursion alone presents the interest of this exceptional trip. The day continues with a visit to the village of Avanos famous for its pottery. Then you will visit an underground city, learn about history, survival strategies, everyday life, infiltrate the ruthless universe of that time. Afternoon you will be in Uchisar which has the highest rocky outcrop in Cappadocia.
Day 6: CAPPADOCIA -ANTALYA: After breakfast, departure for the "Turkish Riviera" of Antalya, you will travel to meet the famous Silk Road, marked by many remains of caravanserais. You will be amazed by the sublime landscapes of the high plateau of Central Anatolia and you will visit a Seljuk caravanserai. You will travel to Antalya, a wonderful region dominated by the Taurus Mountains and the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean
Day 7> visit Antalya: Built around a port nestled within a Roman wall, the old town of Antalya with its picturesque alleys will enchant you. You will discover the Karpuzkaldiran waterfalls, free time along the typical alleys of a Turkish market.
Day 8 Antalya: Transfer to Antalya airport.
1 night in Konya - Bayır Diamond Hotel 5 * - 2 nights in Cappadocia - By Cappadocia Hotel & Spa 5 * - 4 nights in Antalya - Grida City 4 * Departure dates and prices: - June 01, 08, 15, 22, 29: € 550 - July 06, 13, 20, 27: € 595 - August 03, 10, 17, 24, 31: 595 € - September 07, 14, 21, 28: € 525
- All transfers - Professional French-speaking guide - Comfortable and air-conditioned bus - All museum admissions - The 2 cruises (in Kemer and at the port of Antalya) - Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
> Not included: - Flights - Drinks Special price for children: Children from 0 to 2 years old: free Children from 2 to 11 years old: - 50% for the first child, the second child pays the adult total