Thirsty for sightseeing while in Cappadocia? The region offers a variety of options, when it comes to excursions, to cover all sort of interests. With our Monasteries in Cappadocia Tour, you can be confident that you will explore the long religious tradition of Cappadocia, and visit some impressive monasteries and churches.
Our Monasteries of Cappadocia Tour invites you to be part of a wonderful sightseeing exploration. This full day, guided tour gives you the opportunity to observe rare frescoes, visit the oldest church, as well as the biggest monastery in the region. Learn interesting insights, unfold the history, and share precious moments with your beloved ones with this alternative, sightseeing in Cappadocia.
Free Hotel Pickup & Dropback Service from Cappadocia, Göreme, Ürgüp, Avanos Hotels.
The available interval time for this tour is average by region;
09:30 / 10:00
Expect to join an interesting sightseeing excursion to some of Cappadocia’s most notable churches and monasteries. This tour begins in the morning. We will pick you up from your place of accommodation, with a modern and comfortable bus. Our professional tour guide will welcome you in the bus, and make sure that you are having a smooth, and awesome experience. The first stop of the schedule is approximately one hour away, at EskiGumusler Monastery. When you arrive there, expect to immerse yourself into the history of this well-preserved monastery. Inside its premises, there is a church in which you can observe some interesting frescoes. It must be noted, that one of them presents a rare scene of Virgin Many smiling.
The tour continues with a visit at Guzelyurt (Gelveri) village. Up until 1924 the settlement was inhabited by Christian Orthodox population, who established a long religious tradition there. Upon your arrival, you will visit the Monastery Valley, an area that is full of churches. An interesting highlight is that Monastery Valley hosts the oldest church in the region, the church of Saint Gregory. After that, expect to enjoy a tasty and energizing lunch at a local restaurant, where you will, also, have some time to relax. The last stop of this full day excursion takes place at Selime Monastery. What makes this site special is that it forms the biggest monastery in the broader region of Cappadocia. Once there, you will tour the various rooms, and visit the monastery’s church. The building is, really, impressive and has a long history, which your guide is about to unfold. In the afternoon, the bus will drive you back, and drop you off at your hotel, full of sweet memories from this sightseeing 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 10 hours