Discover all Cappadocia with one week adventure tour!Ride cappadocian singletrack trails ,taste local foods and enjoy splendid landscape.See all part of Cappadocia and experience local life .
Ride on singletrack trails,
Experience volcanic lands,
Ride freely through a UNESCO World Heritage landscape,
Explore real Cappadocia,
Visit fairy chimneys,
Jump into the history and nature,
Discover hidden caves and churches,
Experience local life,
This day is transfer and resting day. We pick up you from airport and take you to hotel. Tonıght we meet each other and having an info dinner about the upcoming week, talking about bike routes and also local tips about area.
Dinner: at local restaurant
We have a transfer around 1 hour to Akköy village, where we will start ride. We will ride a loop around Akköy Dam. Then we riding through the top of Soğanlı Valley.We ride between agricultural fields. When we reach to Soğanlı Valley, we ride an amazing singletrack downhill to lunch. Just before lunch we will visit old caves and churches.
After lunch we climb back to top of the valley, then we continue on dirt roads to the Başköy Village. There we ride a spectacular singletrack downhill to the town. Then we ride on an asphalt road (13K) back to Soğanlı Valley. We ride a short singletrack loop inside the valley to visit some other old caves and living areas. After that we downhill between abandoned old houses to our pansion . We sleep inside the valley.
Dinner: at the hotel
After breakfast we have a transfer 1 hour to Red Church. We will visit fifth-century Red Church. We start riding a loop around the mountain, upon which nomadic people graze their sheep and live there. Later we continue riding downhill to Güzelyurt village where we have lunch. We will try local traditional foods here.
Güzelyurt village is also historical old village. From here we will ride to Belisırma village. From here we will ride 7 km of singletrack through the famous Ihlara valley. We will end our ride with amazing fairy chimneys,the“Star Wars” rock formations. Then we finish riding in Selime village, where we can also visit Selime Castle. After that we have a short transfer back to the hotel.
Dinner: at the hotel
Today’s rides goes to Kavak village with a 1 hour transfer. We visit an underground city, which is optional. From Kavak village we start downhill, first on a dirt road then on singletrack downhill. This singletrack downhill feels like riding on moonscape and it looks like a naturalBMX trail. We ride this downhill to Gomeda Valley. Riding Gomeda and Üzengi Valleys is Cappadociıa’s best singletrack adventure, full of fun. In the middle of the valley we take a break,then climb to Ortahisar for lunch.
After lunch we go down to Balkandere Valley and ride to another village called İbrahimpaşa. From here we go up to Gemil hill and ride down to Zemi Valley, one of the best rides in Cappadocia. Its known as ‘’ pump track of Cappadocia.”. Zemi valley has a nice flowy singletrack trail among the poplar trees! Then we keep going to 2007 European XC cup course through Görkündere. This course is like natural BMX track with lots of rocks and lines. Then we finish our ride in Göreme.
Today is rest day and hot air balloon flight day. Hot air balloon flight is one of the highlight of the region, highly recommended.
Today we will start at 10:30 am. We have a short but amazing ride today. We go up to Uçhisar town, through Göreme Panorama. We ride at the edge of Pigeon Valley. When we reach to Uçhisar we can make a break at wonderful view. After break we will ride singletrack downhill through Pigeon valley and then we keep riding on the spectacular singletrack downhill of Love Valley. At the end of the valley we have another break. After then we ride on dirtroads and rocks among the vineyards to Uçhisar town and ride a final singletrack of the day.
We start from Göreme at 09:00 am. First we go to see Görkündere valley which was European XCO mountain biking championship course at 2007. Then we ride to swords valley to visit some caves and old churches.
And then we make up to Meskendir Ridge. After that we prepare for another great singletrack downhill from Meskendir Valley. End of the downhill we ride up from Rose Valley. We visit Column Church, which dates to the 6th century. Then ride to Red Valley and eat lunch at an authentic place in the middle of the valley. We rest and enjoy the fabulous view of Red Valley.
Later on we head to Balcon Trail, one of best singletrack trails of Cappadocia. We ride donwhill around 5K. We will be riding at the edge of valleys on top of the fairy chimneys. Then we fınd ourself at Çavuşin village and we ride a nice loop here. Then we ride back to Göreme.After ride we can go for a Turkish bath (optional). This is a great choice after a ride, as it is relaxing for your body and mind.
Starting at 09:30 am, we are riding to Çavuşin village. And from here we climb up to Bozdağ mountain! Its not easy one but its possible to bike up there or hike with bike around 20 minutes. Bozdağ is the highest point in Goreme National Park! We take pictures and enjoy the view of the entire national park. There is a nice long singletrack trail up there and nice singletrack downhill to Iimagination Valley. From there we ride on 10 km of asphalt Ürgüp for lunch at a local restaurant.
After lunch we ride on dirt roads up to Sunset Viewpoint. Then we ride to Rose Valleys for a nice view and to relax in a nice cafe. There are old style caves and rockcut churches to visit! We finish the day in Göreme.
DAY 8: Transfer to airport
2000 euros per person , Please let us know if you are alone !
English speaking licensed tour guide
Private two airport shuttle
Fully Car support
Pick up and drop off to hotel
Bike and Helmet
All local lunches
First three night dinner
Drinks and tips.
Entrance fees to historical areas and museums