”3 Days Cappadocia and Ephesus Tour from Istanbul Package” starts from Istanbul and returns to Istanbul and takes 3 Days & 2 Nights. This Turkey Tour Package covers the most famous & popular destinations of Turkey; Cappadocia and Ephesus Ruins! And, it offers you to have Hot Air Balloon Flight opportunity, stay in Cave/Stone Hotel which can be the highlight of your whole Turkey Tour, besides exploring one of the Capitals of the Roman Empire; Ephesus Ancient City. It includes Airport Transfers, Return Flight Tickets, Entrance Fees to the Museums, Licensed Local Guide and Lunch. This package makes your Cappadocia and Ephesus Tour easy, and make you enjoy your Travel to Turkey!
DAY 01: NORTHERN CAPPADOCIA TOUR
Around 03:30 – 04:00 am, we are going to pick you up from your Istanbul Hotel which should be centrally located in the Sultanahmet or Taksim regions. Then transfer to the airport for your flight to Cappadocia. When you arrive to the airport, you make your self-check-in with the flight informations provided to you after you booked this tour and take your flight to Cappadocia. Upon arrival to Cappadocia Airport, our team will welcome you at the exit gate inside the domestic terminal where you will see our team holding a sign which is your name on it. Then there will be approximately an hour transfer distance to Cappadocia, meet your group and start this life-time experience.
This tour covers the sights below;
- Panoramic View of Goreme / The Open Air Museum / The Valley of Three Beauties
- The Village of Avanos / The Valley of Devrent (Imagination Valley) / The Valley of Paşabağ
At the end of the tour, transfer you to your Hotel in Cappadocia. Overnight stay in Cappadocia.
Day Includes: Flight Ticket | Group Tour | Entrance Fees | Lunch | Hotel Accommodation |
DAY 02: SOUTHERN CAPPADOCIA TOUR
Note: This morning is available to take optional activity: Hot Air Balloon Flights. Click the link to see the details.
At around 09:45 – 10:00 am, our guide will meet you at the reception of your hotel and start exploring the Southern part of Cappadocia. This tour covers the sights below;
- The Valley of Red / The Çavuşin Valley / The Valley of Love
- The Underground City of Kaymakli or Derinkuyu / The Valley of the Doves / The Castle of Cavuşin
At the end of the tour, according to your flight time, we will transfer you to the airport and you will have your flight to Izmir(Ephesus). Upon arriving to the Izmir Airport, our team meets you at the exit gate inside the domestic terminal in the Izmir Airport where you will see our team holding a sign with your name written on it. Then an hour’s drive to your Hotel. Overnight stay in Kusadasi Town.
Day Includes: Flight Ticket | Group Tour | Entrance Fees | Breakfast & Lunch | Hotel Accommodation |
DAY 03: EPHESUS RUINS & HOUSE OF THE VIRGIN MARY
Breakfast at the Hotel and make your check-out. At around 09:00 am meet your tour guide at the reception of your hotel and start a full-day tour to Ephesus Ancient City & House of the Virgin Mary.
This tour covers the sights below;
- Ancient Ruins of Ephesus / House of the Virgin Mary / Temple of Artemis
- Isabey Mosque / Basilica of St. John / Selcuk Castle (Panoramic View in a distance)
At the end of the Ephesus Tour around 16:00 – 17:00, we will make our way to Airport for an hour’s drive and you will have your return flight to Istanbul. Upon landed at Istanbul Airport, our team will meet you at the exit gate inside the domestic terminal with holding a sign which is your name written on it. And, transfer back to your Istanbul Hotel.
End of our service, hope to see you again!
Day Includes: Flight Ticket | Group Tour | Entrance Fees | Breakfast & Lunch |
1-) Tour Package with Standard Hotels
Cappadocia: Garden Inn Cappadocia / Dervish Cave Hotel / Design Cave Suits Hotel / Aura Cave Hotel /
Kusadasi: Ilayda Hotel / Efe Boutique Hotel / Istankoy Hotel /
- Single Room: 560 EUR
- Double Room: 450 EUR – Per Person
- Triple Room: 425 EUR – Per Person
2-) Tour Package with Top-End Hotels
Cappadocia: Kayakapi Premium Caves / Yunak Evleri Cave Hotel / Millstone Cave Suites Hotel
Kusadasi: Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel / Charisma De Luxe Hotel / Hilton Hotel / Lavista Hotel
- Single Room: 780 EUR
- Double Room: 575 EUR – Per Person
- Triple Room: 550 EUR – Per Person
3 Domestic Flights for each person (luggage allowance: 15kg check-in + 8kg cabin)
2 Nights Accommodation (1 Night Cappadocia + 1 Night Kusadasi)
All Airport Transfers
Small-Group Tour up to 15 Persons
Licensed Tour Guide
Entrance Tickets to the Museums mentioned at the itinerary
Transportation with A/C minivans
3* Lunch During the Tours and 2 Breakfast at the Hotel (vegetarian, vegan, or halal options available)
Drinks at Lunch (Optional)
7+ Ages – Adult Priced / 4-7 Ages – 40% Discounted / 0-3 Ages – 70% Discounted.
Pick up and Drop off services available from the Hotels which is located in the Sultanahmet and Taksim Regions. While booking this package, please indicate your Istanbul Hotel. The travelers who stay out of the pick-up & drop-off regions may handle their own transportation to/from the Airport or can pay extra to arrange a private transfer.
The flights from/to Istanbul generally we use, listed below. However, this may vary due to the availability;
-From Istanbul – Departure around 06:30 – 07:15 am and arrive to Cappadocia around 08:00 – 08:45 am
-From Izmir- Departure around 19:00 – 22:00 and arrive to Istanbul around 20:30 – 23:30.
Please note that your return flight from Ephesus to Istanbul will arrive at either the Istanbul New Airport or the Sabiha Gökçen Airport depending on the availability of flights on the ticket purchase date.
If you are planning to get an international flight back to your home at the end of this tour, and if you have a preference to return to a specific airport in Istanbul i.e. Sabiha Gokcen or Istanbul New Airport, you must inform our team about your choice of the airport & and departure flight details prior to your tour booking. So, we can book your return flight from Ephesus to Istanbul according to your international flight. Any changes requested, once your booking is confirmed and the flight reservations ticketed will incur you booking a new flight ticket. Please be aware that the domestic flights are non-refundable or non-changeable!
This is a Small-Group Tour limited up to 15 persons. It is also available on a private basis, contact us to have price details if you wish to have this tour as all private to you or your party!
Hot Air Balloon Flights in Cappadocia offered as an optional activity with this package. To see pricing and other details of the Balloon Flights, please click the link below; Hot Air Balloon Flights in Cappadocia
If you have decided to book this travel package and wish to add Hot Air Balloon Flight to your reservation, please indicate that while filling the reservation form that you wish to add Hot Air Balloon Flights too.
On the days weather conditions are not suitable for flights, the whole Balloon Flights in Cappadocia can be canceled by the Civil Aviation Authority. The Authority announce this a day earlier the activity. And, you have a full refund if your Balloon Flight is canceled for this reason.
In the Small-Group Tours, there are stops where you may have demonstrations of the local products of the region and where you may have some time for shopping if you are interested. E.g: Rugs & Kilim Veawing Art-School, Hand-made pottery work-shop, or the Outlet of the Leather Producers. This is not shown in the itinerary since the tour guide arranges these stops according to the interest of the group, you may advise your tour guide if you have a special interest in one of those. In these places, you can get important information and observations about Turkish Culture and Modern Turkish art. In Private Tours, this can be skipped depending on the request of the travelers.
Running all year round with guaranteed departures!
You may obtain details about the payment process by clicking the link below; Payment of Turkey Travel Package!