Avoid the ordinary sightseeing excursions and try an alternative, exciting and unique experience with a Horse Safari in Cappadocia. In Old Persian language, Cappadocia means the lands of beautiful horses, and this excursion is the ideal to discover the region. Cappadocia Horse Safari includes a fascinating 2-hour horse ride in Cappadocia’s volcanic scenery. Explore the region’s most famous valleys and escape from the crowds while riding a horse among rock formations, fairy chimneys and unique landscape.
Depending on your excursion’s scheduled time, out team members will pick you up from your hotel. It is important to note that this 2-hour excursion can be done during sunrise, daytime or sunset. Therefore, you can choose which time suits your needs best. With a comfortable vehicle you will be driven towards the horse ranch. The facility is close to famous Goreme open air museum. There, you will meet the horse-riding instructors as they will demonstrate how to ride and control the horses. In addition, the instructors will explain the basic safety rules and how to use the safety equipment properly.
During your time at the ranch, instructors will also introduce you to the horses. These beautiful horses are fully and properly trained for horse riding. They are friendly and completely safe for such excursion. Moreover, this excursion is ideal for all ages, as horses are associated with a number of benefits regarding the physical and mental health of the children and adults.
Once you are all set, the horse riding exploration starts. During your 2-hour Horse Safari excursion you will be passing through Cappadocia’s infamous valleys. More precisely, during your Horse Safari you are going to visit the Sword Valley which is the smallest of its kind in Cappadocia. This valley is popular due to its fairy chimneys and spectacular views. Red and Rose Valleys are also included in this excursion. These particular valleys provide the ideal setting for breath-taking photos as they include some really interesting rock formations. A last stop will be made at Cavusin Village where you can observe and admire houses that are carved into cliffs.
After your last stop, you will start riding your horse back to the ranch. There, a vehicle will be waiting for you to drive you back to your hotel. By the end of this fascinating 2-hour excursion, you will be full of emotions and a sense of calmness. Horse Safari will be a notable moment from your holidays and a long lasting memory.
Pick up time varies based on package. We will contact you about your exact pickup time, one day before your tour.
Get to know Cappadocia’s infamous valleys with an alternative and relaxing 2-hour Horse Safari excursion. Avoid the crowds and explore the rock formations, fairy chimneys and carved houses while riding your horse. Stunning views and amazing landscapes is what you should expect from this 2-hour Cappadocia Horse Safari.
Pick-Up: Depending on your preferred time of the excursion, either sunrise, daytime or sunset, we will pick you up from your hotel and drive you towards the horse ranch where the Horse Safari excursion starts.
Our Horses: Once you arrive there, you will meet the instructors who will let you know everything you need regarding your experience. More precisely, the instructors will demonstrate the basic riding instructions and how to use the safety equipment. Therefore, if this is your first horse riding experience there is nothing to worry about as everything will be explained properly.
At the ranch, you will also get information regarding the horses that you are going to ride. These horses are properly trained and are considered as completely safe for your excursion. It is also important to note that Horse Safari is a children friendly excursion. Finally, an interesting highlight is that you can get long-term benefits from horse riding, such better body positioning.
Horse Riding: By the time you are ready, you and the professional instructor will start the 2-hour Horse Safari exploration. During your unique horse riding experience, you will have the chance to visit Cappadocia’s famous valleys, observe unique rock formations, fairy chimneys and stunning views. Horse Safari excursion includes a visit at the Sword Valley, the smallest of its kind which is famous for the fairy chimneys and the spectacular views that visitors can enjoy. In addition, you are going to visit the Red and the Rose Valley.
During your visit at these valleys you will enjoy an amazing landscape that includes peculiar rock formations. Take the chance to snap some photos as the valleys showcase unique natural beauty. Moreover, you will ride you horse through Cavusin village. There you can see houses with an interesting design, as they are carved into cliffs. The riding exploration will fascinate you as it offers a unique alternative sightseeing.
Return Back: Right after your last stop, you will start heading back to the horse ranch. A vehicle will be waiting for you to drive you back to your hotel. By the end of the Horse Safari you will be amazed by the beauty of Cappadocia. Horse riding through volcanic valleys will be a once in a lifetime experience for you.
Horse riding is not my cup of tea. I was scared the whole time, we went because my ten year old son wanted to go. He really loved the tour and had some great time. He led the group on a horse with the instructor. The photographs they take on this horse riding tour are really nice.
We went to cappdocia horse safari with my daughter because she love horses. I’ve never ridden but enjoyed the trek. After a safety briefing we each got a horse. Nice day out.