The violent eruptions of the volcanoes Erciyes and Hasan 3 million years ago, which covered the surrounding plateau with tuff, lava and volcanic ash...
See the Fab Fairy Chimneys on a Sightseeing Ürgüp Private Tour
See the Fab Fairy Chimneys on a Sightseeing Ürgüp Private Tour in this rural retreat hidden away on beautiful unspoiled hillsides. Downtown Ürgüp is modern but still holds onto its cultural village feel, used mainly as a gateway for exploring the Cappadocia district, this is a great quiet and restful place to start your holiday from.
Sweet little stone cut houses that in the 1920's were left discarded by the Greek residents and slowly degrading were transformed once tourism took off in the area. They were all renovated and restored into quaint luxurious little boutique hotels.
There is a lot more to Ürgüp than you think, see the wonderful Wishing Hill on a Sightseeing Ürgüp Private Tour plus the Turasan Winery and The Fairy Chimneys. As it is the hub town for tours in the area of Cappadocia, the main attraction for tourists is the famed balloon rides.
Custom Ürgüp Private Tours to Whimsical Wishing Hill
Lasting love? Fame? Health? Fortune?, theses are some of the wishes tourists are known to wish for when they take a sightseeing private tour of Wishing Hill. While that sounds great, put yourself into the shoes of a slave in the 1700's and take a guess what they would wish for "Freedom" would be my first guess.
The panoramic views from the summit of this hill are stunning and breathtaking. Stand where sacrifices and vows were made for hundreds of years, and you will feel the significance of this amazing place.
Top Attractions and Things to Do in Ürgüp
Travel Tips for Ürgüp
The best thing about Ürgüp is that you can come at any time of the year as we have an excellent climate all throughout the year, it can be a bit cold and wet from January to Beginning of April and maybe not the ideal time for a balloon ride, so maybe may to November would be better for this. Flights are cheaper outwith the summer season as is the accommodation. Pre-book your airport transfers and tours and save money. More money then for shopping !!
Turkey is the ideal holiday to suit any budget! The flights are a good price, and you can visit Turkey any time of the year! The currency is Turkish Lira, but they accept all currencies so don't worry. You are best changing money in Turkey as you get a better rate than you would do back home. You will find most of the cave hotels are affiliated with the companies offering the Balloon rides. Prices are reasonable and a once in a lifetime experience.
Just relax, and have a fabulous holiday, the country is diverse, and the locals are the most welcoming and helpful nation, you will fall in love with this country without a doubt, and will keep coming back. If you love shopping, you can haggle its part of the culture so have fun but do not go crazy take around 30% off their asking price! The local transport is cheap. Try and learn a few words before you go like please, thank you and goodbye.
The weather is really great most of the year; we do not have that much of a very cold winter. From June up until the end of October, the weather is fantastic and gets scorching from July until September with temperatures rising to 45 degrees! If you are heading to Cappadocia, a balloon ride is a must and the best time is from May right through to November when the weather is at its best. Your private tour company can advise you of the best time to visit.
Turkey welcomes millions of visitors each year. From all over the world, the origin of civilizations intrigues. The historical richness of its sites ...
We pick you from Istanbul hotel early morning and go to Istanbul airport.Then we flight to Cappadocia airport.We pick you from Cappadocia airport.
Welcome to a marvellous experience in cappadocian skies with hotair balloons.You will discover amazing views of geological formations along with tranquility
With Adavegas Travel Capture the Magic of Cappadocia on a Hot Air Balloon Tour, See the Stunning Sunrise on a Hot-air Balloon and Capture Cappadocia.
An extensive 10 Day Tour from Istanbul guaranteed to satisfy the most discerning of travelers. Absorb the History, Culture, and magnificence of Turkey.
The departure time is 9:30 AM as you will be picked up from your hotel, we visit Goreme Open Air Museum consisting of five Byzantine Orthodox churches. And