Passionate about sightseeing? Unfold the history and importance of the ancient city of Hattusha, with our full day excursion from Cappadocia. This tour invites you to be part of a wonderful sightseeing exploration, and learn many interesting information. It is ideal for people of all ages, and promises an incredible journey back in time.
Our Hattusha Tour from Cappadocia is a great option for those who wish to explore important aspects of the country’s ancient history. Walk through the ruins, feel the imposing atmosphere that these majestic structures cast, and be sure that you will spend quality moments with your beloved ones, while creating nice memories. Want to know more?
Free Hotel Pickup & Dropback Service from Cappadocia, Göreme, Ürgüp, Avanos Hotels.
The available interval time for this tour is average by region;
10:00 / 17:30
Expect to join an amazing journey back in time, and unfold the history of this ancient city, with a full day excursion that provides everything you need. In the morning, members of our team will pick you up from your place of accommodation in Cappadocia. Make yourself comfortable on the modern bus, and enjoy the road trip, as you guide explains some interesting facts about this ancient settlement.Hattusha is almost 4000 years old, and was discovered in 1834. In fact, what helped the archaeologists complete the excavations was the discovery of a copy of the peace treaty between Hattushili III and the Pharaoh Ramses II. Hence, that made the identification of the ancient settlement easier.
When you arrive there, expect to feel impressed by the imposing size, and majestic ruins that this city has. More precisely, during the 13th century BC, Hattusha was surrounded by imposing defensive walls, with a perimeter of 8km. As you walk through this ancient site, you will also observe the necropolis, and the sanctuary of Yazılıkaya. Their ruins are decorated with bas-reliefs, a typical characteristic of Hittite art. Of course, Hattusha has many more to demonstrate. Expect to visit the Great Temple, the Lion Gate, the King’s Gate, and the Sphinx Gate. The most notable of them is the Great Temple, which was dedicated to the god of storms, and the goddess of sun. On the north side of the Great Temple, there is an Assyrian settlement, partly constructed during the pre-Hittite period. This full day excursion promises to give you a complete overview of the settlement’s history, and importance. The tour finishes in the afternoon, with a road trip back to Cappadocia. Expect to arrive at your hotel, full of stunning images, and incredible memories from this tour.
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You can pay by card online or by cash on the tour day with any currency such as Turkish Lira, Euro (EUR), American Dollars (USD), United Kingdom Sterling (£).
From the very pickup from your hotel till the drop back will take around 7 hours.