One of the best ways to explore the Cappadocia region and experience its natural beauty is through a horseback riding tour.
A horseback riding tour in Cappadocia takes place in the valleys and hills surrounding the town of Goreme. The tour provides an excellent opportunity to explore the area’s unique landscapes, including the famous fairy chimneys, valleys, and rock formations.
During the tour, you’ll ride well-trained and friendly horses, accompanied by experienced guides who are knowledgeable about the region’s wildlife.
The horseback riding tour lasts for 2 hours, and it’s suitable for all ages. You’ll have the opportunity to stop at scenic spots to take pictures and enjoy the breathtaking views.
One of the benefits of a horseback riding tour in Cappadocia is the unique perspective it provides on the region’s landscape. You’ll see the region from a different angle and get closer to nature, making it an unforgettable experience.
If you’re planning a trip to Cappadocia, a horseback riding tour is an excellent way to explore the region and create lasting memories. It’s a perfect activity for families, groups of friends, or solo travelers looking for an adventure in a beautiful and unique setting.
The tour can be customized to suit your riding experience and preferences, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider.
NOTE: This programme is for 2 hours tour. Duration can be modified according to the guest. For information please contact us!
In Cappadocia, hot-air-balloons mostly fly shortly before and after sunrise. Take-off times vary between 5:00 - 7:00 AM depending on the season. We rarely organise afternoon flights in winter season depending on the suitability of weather conditions.
We have more than ten balloon launch sites located alongside the Rose Valley, SwordsValley, Kizilcukur Vadi in the centre of Cappadocia. Your air balloon flight path will be determined by the wind direction.
Hot air ballooning is an incredibly safe activity. Unlike other types of aircraft (helicopter, plane, gliders), hot air balloons have significantly less mechanical components, therefore, involve a minimum level of risk from its equipment. Furthermore, hot air ballooning is strictly regulated in Turkey by the Civil Aviation Authority.
Some Cappadocia-specific features make hot air ballooning even safer. Ever wonder why Cappadocia has become the hub of hot air balloons? The answer lies in the ideal geographical features of Cappadocia for ballooning. It offers the most suitable weather conditions (light winds, dry, blue skies) and topographic characteristics (large plains over valleys for safe landing) for ballooning in the world, permitting to fly approximately 220 days over a year.
The wind speed sometimes can vary significantly at low altitudes, which cause bumpy landings. Passengers may experience a bump when landing if the speed of the wind suddenly increases at the altitude of 1-2 metres. However, this does not concern a safety risk for passengers on condition that they abide by the safety rules and.
In Turkey, hot air balloon firms are required by the Turkish Civil Aviation Laws to provide insurance for their passengers. Travel Cappadocia and the whole fleet are insured by the largest insurance firm of Turkey, Eureko (Achmea). This insurance protection provides comprehensive coverage for the whole feet, valued at €30.000 for each passenger.
You can change your pickup location prior to your scheduled flight by emailing to email@example.com. Please note that the new address should be located in the towns of Cappadocia (Urgup, Goreme, Uchisar, Ortahisar, Mustafapasa, Avanos, Cavusin, Ibrahimpasa, Derinkuyu, Kaymakli and Ozkonak, Nevsehir).
In the event of cancellation due to unsafe weather conditions, we will provide a full refund for your cancelled flight. Alternatively, depending on the seat availability of the next day, we might be able to reschedule your cancelled flight. In the off-season, we mostly can offer an alternative flight for our unlucky customers while in the peak season, we’re less likely to be able to reschedule cancelled flights.
Differing fees may apply depending on the reservation and cancellation period. In the event of voluntary cancellation within 2 days to the departure time, you will be charged at 100% of the cancelled reservation value. To be eligible for a full refund, you must have sent your cancellation request with the details of your booking to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 7 days before the departure time.
The table below shows the refund fees for different cancellation periods.