Not sure how to have fun seeing a variety of attractions in Cappadocia? How to get to know the main historical values of this region and admire the beauty of its nature in a short time? Exciting Cappadocia Jeep Safari is the solution to your problem.
Jeep Safari in Cappadocia is one of the most exciting adventures in Cappadocia. You will have the opportunity to drive around and explore the unusual territory of the region in comfortable and safe jeeps. The Jeep Safari Tour offers you the best that you can see: stunning valleys, ancient churches and other cultural attractions. You have the opportunity to visit places that are not accessible on a regular excursion. Take your breath away from the off-road journey through the unique landscapes of Cappadocia.
The length of the route is 50 kilometers. The first stop on your way is one of the most beautiful valleys of Cappadocia – the Gore Metal. Here you will be amazed by the unusual, unearthly landscape that you can capture in your photos. Then visit the old village of Ibrahimpasha, where you will see beautiful old stone houses of Cappadocia with painted facades. You will visit one of the perfectly preserved rock churches – Panjarlik Church or St. Theodora Church . As you contemplate the beautiful frescoes on the walls, you are immersed in antiquity, which dates back to the 11th century. Your journey continues through one of the most beautiful and greenest valleys in Cappadocia, the Gomeda Valley.
You will relax from the bright sun in the shady canyon of the valley, the coolness of the creek will bring you great pleasure, and the endless green landscapes will delight your eyes. You will see the highest rock fortress in Cappadocia – Ortahisar. It has served as a defensive structure since the days of the Roman Empire. Like a beehive, different rooms with all amenities are carved into a huge rock, from the top of the fortress there is a wonderful view of the city and the valleys. At the end of your trip you will visit Mustafapasha, a former Greek village with a national flavor.
Cappadocia Jeep Safari is a fun, action-packed adventure for outdoor enthusiasts. She will give you a charge of energy, positive, leave a lot of positive emotions and enthusiastic impressions!
Price List for Jeep Safari in Cappadocia 2022:
|Age||Standard Price||Online Price|
|Adult (≥ 12)||30 €||28 €|
|Child (7 — 11)||30€||28 €|
|Infant (0 — 6)||Free||Free|
Cappadocia Jeep Safari Days – Times:
Daily – 10:00 – 13:00 or 16:00 – 19:00, 14:00 – 17:00
A comfortable bus will pick you up from your hotel and drive to the city of Goreme for an exciting journey through the scenic valleys of Cappadocia. The trip is carried out in a comfortable and safe Land Rover Defender Jeep with a capacity of up to 5 people.
During a jeep safari tour in Cappadocia you will visit the most beautiful and important places in Cappadocia, which are rich in history. So, you will see an amazing panorama of Gore Metal, visit Ibrahimpasha village and Panjarlik Church, walk along the greenest valley of Cappadocia – Gomeda Valley, delve into the history of this region and see all the splendor of the ancient fortress of Ortahisar. The last point of your journey will be Mustafapasha village. At the end of the tour, you will be returned to your hotel in a comfortable bus.
Goreme Valley is one of the most famous and beautiful valleys in Cappadocia. You will see all the splendor of the unusual, even unearthly landscape of this valley. Many centuries ago, nature itself created such unearthly beauty here. The area of modern Goreme was flooded with lava after volcanic eruptions. Soil erosion and other natural phenomena have created such unusual landscapes. Walking down the valley you will have the impression of being on another planet. A lot of different stone cones are scattered all over its territory, similar to giant pyramids.
You will visit the viewing platform, from which you will see a magnificent panorama over the entire valley at a glance. You have the opportunity to take beautiful photos on the background. People have lived in the valley since ancient times, carving dwellings and even churches into the stone walls. You have a unique opportunity to walk through the ancient tunnels and corridors of these caves and see the wall frescoes that have survived to this day. The next stop on your way is the village of Ibrahimpasha. Here you can see old stone houses that were built a few centuries ago. You will be amazed by the extraordinary, painted facades. You will be surprised how well old houses fit next to new modern buildings. If you walk along the path on the other side of the village,
The Panjarlik Church (St. Theodore Church) is a XI. Century church built. The church is very well preserved, its flat ceiling is still covered with frescoes in red and green colors that you can see. Some of the drawings survive on the north and south walls of the church. You will be amazed by this ancient structure – a monument and legacy of a great culture.
Your journey continues through the greenest valley of Cappadocia – the Gomeda Valley. The air in the valley is always fresh and cool thanks to the current flowing through it. This is reflected in its flora. You will see how: honeysuckle, blackberries, walnuts and other useful and interesting plants and trees grow. Further along the way you can see old churches and impressive rock pigeons.
Ortahisar Fortress is one of the most famous landmarks of Cappadocia. You will be amazed by this fortress, literally carved into the rock and decorated with caves. The rock has been used as a fortress since Roman times. Its height is 86 meters, the highest fortress in Cappadocia. A breathtaking panorama opens from the top of the fabulous valleys and the large Erciyes volcano on the horizon.
The last point of your adventure journey is Mustafapasha village. Mustafapasha is a quiet little village. During the Ottoman Empire it was called Sinasos, which means the city of the sun. Until 1924 the village was inhabited by Greeks. In 1924 the Greek-Turkish population exchange took place and the village became known as Mustafapasha. You have the opportunity to stroll through the village and visit the ancient Greek villas.
During the tour you will need: comfortable, closed, non-slip shoes, sun protection equipment, drinking water.
The price for a jeep safari tour in Cappadocia is 28 euros for adults and children.
There are two options for the departure time of the excursion:
– from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.;
– from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (in winter)
The total tour time is approximately 3 hours.
Jeep Safari is the most advantageous and fastest way to explore the beautiful natural landscapes and cultural life of Turkey and Cappadocia. …Most of these jeep tours last from morning to evening and can be customized to suit your needs.