Istanbul to Cappadocia One Day Tour by Plane

Last Updated on November 8, 2020

Are in Istanbul and wanna have a one day trip to Cappadocia? You can easily take a day trip from Istanbul to Cappadocia and explore this amazing place with this Istanbul to Cappadocia Tour one day tour by plane.


Typical Tour Itinerary

You will be transferred to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) for a morning flight to Kayseri Airport (ASR). After a 1 hour flight you will be picked up with meet and greet at the airport service (plate with your name on) and then connected to daily Cappadocia tour to see the highlights of this stunning place.

You’ll start your Cappadocia tour with your guide by driving through the beautiful valleys of Cappadocia, and your first stop will be the Devrent Imagination Valley.

Devrent Valley is home to very interesting fairy chimney formations. Cappadocia’s famous fairy chimney that looks like camel and many other fairy chimneys that look resemble animal or human figures are located here.

Devrent Valley

You’ll spend good times by strolling along the most surrealist-shaped fairy chimneys, in the company of wonderful nature and landscapes where you will feel yourself on the Moon.

Your next stop will be the Zelve Valley Open Air Museum, where three canyons meet in one valley.


Zelve Valley Open Air Museum

Zelve Valley Open Air Museum is a very peaceful area that travelers may see variety of both natural and human made formations and best examples of Byzantine art in Cappadocia such as churches, tunnels, mills, houses and monastery.

Your last stop before lunch will be the famous Pasabag Monks Valley. The valley, which was used as a retreat by the priests and monks during its period, includes many rock-cut monasteries, churches, chapels and settlements, as well as tunnels and mills.

Pasabag Monks Valley

After those visits, you will have lunch at Avanos or Goreme.

In the afternoon, you’ll continue your day tour by driving to the world

famous Goreme Open Air Museum.

Here you can marvel the rock-cut churches with frescoes dating from the 10th century carved by early Christian monks and fine examples of Byzantine art at the museum.

Goreme Open Air Museum

After the open air museum visit, you’ll continue your tour with the last stop at Uchisar Castle.


Uchisar Castle is the highest point of the region and also the biggest and the most beautiful fairy chimney of the region where you may enjoy a unique panoramic views over Cappadocia.

Uchisar Castle

After those visits, your guide will drive you to Kayseri airport back for an evening flight back to Istanbul.

Upon arrival to Istanbul, the travel agency staff will be there for you with plate with your name on, and then will drop you back to your hotel in Istanbul.

How to Book this Tour?

You can find several local tour agents organizing Istanbul to Cappadocia tours. As insiders, we only suggest the proven ways and top rated ones with travelers’ comments.

We recommend our best collaborators registered with the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TURSAB) since many many years, and providing in-depth guided tours in Cappadocia.

You can book this tour by filling the booking form below. You’ll be contacted and informed within an hour.

However, partial or full payment may be requested during the season with high demand. And if you book in advance, you can take the best price and guarantee your seat.

You will receive a professional and friendly service from start to finish.

Tour Price

Istanbul to Cappadocia tour prices varies depending on the season, service quality and demand density.

You can be sure that you’ll take the best service. And as we cut out the middle-men, you always pay the lowest price with a great value for money.

Payment: 30% of the total amount will be charged just after the confirmation. The rest could be paid on the tour day.

What’s Included in the tour

  • All hotel/airport transfers as specified
  • Round Trip airfare
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Transportation provided on an air-conditioned, nonsmoking vehicle
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch

Istanbul to Cappadocia 1 Day Tour Booking Form

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