The Cappadocia region is filled with many of the unique historical architecture from past civilizations. It is valleys of soft rock formations and sand. Watch amazing hot air balloon rides at the crack of dawn as they decorate the skies with the colors of the rainbow. Explore Cappadocia at your own pace on an exciting 7 day bike tour, followed by a wonderful dream holiday at sea on a private Turkish wooden gulet blue cruise in Southern Turkey.
A transfer either Kayseri Airport or Nevsehir Airport and transfer to the hotel. There will be a Dinner and overnight stay in Urgup.
The day starts with a lovely breakfast while the bikes are prepared for the trip. A short meeting about the program will be discussed. The group will ride to Ortahisar via Uzengi Stream and then will ride back to Urgup via the vineyards and on arrival to Urgup; the group will bike to the Urgup fortress to enjoy the panoramic views of the town. After a short village tour, the group will have lunch. Dinner and an overnight stay will be in Urgup.
Total distance: 30 km. (25 km. off road)
On this day the group will cycle through Damsa stream to Sarihan Caravanserai and then through the Red River to Avanos. After a lunch break in Avanos the group will head to Cavusin and then Love Valley. After biking up the pleasant hill from Love Valley to Uchisar, dinner and an overnight stay will be at a boutique hotel in Uchisar.
Total distance: 45 km. (40 km. off road)
Begin your day with a cycle to Kavak village. Shortly after breakfast it’s off to Mazikoy where a lovely picnic will be enjoyed. A delightful bike through the potato fields will take you to Devretbasi village and then through a very nice valley to Baskoy. Finally the group will reach Soganli, which is one of the earliest settlements of Cappadocia. From there, the group is transferred back to Uchisar for a dinner and overnight stay at a boutique hotel in Uchisar.
Total distance: 55 km. (40 km. off road)
After a transfer to Soganli, after breakfast you will start ride to Derinkuyu via Orhanli village. The ride will continue to Komurcu village via Kiledere and Yazihoyuk villages after visiting the underground city of Derinkuyu and having lunch at a local restaurant. Today’s ride ends in Komurcu, where you rendezvous for a transfer to Guzelyurt. You will enjoy a dinner and an overnight stay at a boutique hotel in Guzelyurt.
Total distance: 60 km. (50 km. off road)
After a transfer to Komurcu village in the morning, the group will start biking to Baglama from the main road, and then take the nice smooth off road to Haciabdullah. From Haciabdullah, a 9 km cycle up to Cinarli village located at the top of a small mountain will follow. Afterwards, a cycle down to Azatli after this village will lead to Ciftlik. There will be a lunch at a local restaurant in Ciftlik. After lunch there will be a cycle to Guzelyurt via Cardak and Sivrihisar. The day will end with a dinner and overnight stay at a boutique hotel in Guzelyurt.
Total distance: 50 km. (30 km. off road)
Today you will cycle to Selime via Alanyurt. Selime is the village where Ihlara canyon will be visited. After a cycle to Belisirma, a smart village in the middle of the valley, a pleasant lunch will be enjoyed. After lunch you will ride through the second part of the canyon up to Ihlara village. For those who want to walk, they can place their bikes on the supporting vehicle. After Ihlara you will have a 35 km ride to Kitreli. This ride goes over Kucuk Hasan Mountain from a passage. There is a long uphill ride about 20 km and then a serious downhill. The start of the uphill is soft but when you get close to the mountain it becomes more challenging. The group is picked up with two vehicles (one for the bikes and one for the group) in Ulukisla village and transferred to Urgup where you will end the day with a dinner and overnight stay.
Total distance: 65 km. (60 km. off road)
Today is the last day where a you will ride to the most popular sites of Cappadocia. You will first ride through Pancarlik to Ortahisar and then to the famous Goreme Open Air Museum, to visit its rock-cut churches. The journey will continue with a ride through Rose Valley which will lead you to Cavusin. After riding through the streets of Cavusin you will cycle to Pasabag and then Zelve. After having lunch in Zelve, you will visit its open air museum and head on to Devrent Valley and then to Urgup. Dinner and overnight will be in Urgup.
Total distance: 40 km. (30 km. off road)
1 Week Private Blue Cruise
On this day a domestic flight to either Bodrum Milas airport or the Dalaman airport, where you can be transferred to the harbor, to embark on your blue cruise holiday for one week.
This part of the holiday is organized based on the gulet you choose and the itinerary that you will plan with your agent and captain.