5 days in Cappadocia Itinerary

5 days in Cappadocia Itinerary

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Fly to Kayseri Erkilet Airport, Drive to Goreme
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 4 nights
Drive to Kayseri Erkilet Airport, Fly to Islamabad International Airport

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Goreme, Cappadocia

— 4 nights
Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
Change things up with a short trip to Kaymakli Underground City in Derinkuyu (about 32 minutes away). There's lots more to do: soar above the sights with a balloon tour, learn about winemaking at Turasan Sarapcilik, appreciate the extensive heritage of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley), and appreciate the views at Gulludere Vadisi.

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Islamabad, Pakistan to Goreme is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Islamabad to Goreme is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Islamabad in November, things will get slightly colder in Goreme: highs are around 16°C and lows about 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cappadocia travel guide

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History Museums · Historic Walking Areas · Geologic Formations
The region of Cappadocia reveals fascinating tales of civilizations long past with its honeycombed hills characterized by geological rarities, including two World Heritage Sites. Sedimentary rocks formed in lakes and ignimbrite deposits from erupted volcanoes left soft rock formations scattered across the land, which were then carved out to create houses, churches, and monasteries in 300 CE. Explore these rock houses on your own or on a tour, or take in the topography from above on a hot air balloon ride. Complete your holiday with a hike along the trails and marvel at the dusky orange panorama and accordion-shaped valleys.