How about an interesting, informative, and fun activity when in Cappadocia? Our Cappadocia Pottery Making Experience invites you to unfold the Hittites culture, and get a hands-on experience on pottery. Receive important information on the local culture, share quality moments with your beloved ones, and have fun. Want to know more?
This activity is available on a daily basis, and forms a great option for people of all ages. On a prescheduled time, a comfortable car will pick you up from your place of accommodation, and drive you to a local pottery workshop. To make the experience smoother and better, a professional guide will be with you. The local guide is about to provide information of the experience, and ensure that you are having a wonderful time.
In Cappadocia, pottery holds a long history dating back in the era of the Hittite Empire. In fact, Hittites were famous for producing aesthetically perfect, and high-quality pottery products. According to historic findings, this interesting craftsmanship technique is 4500 to 5000 years old, as Hittite is the oldest empire in Anatolia.
Once you enter the workshop, expect to immerse yourself into its mystical atmosphere, that allows a journey back in time. The people working there, are about to welcome, and tour you around the facility. More precisely, they will show you the equipment they use, and explain the ancient techniques that managed to survive until today. To get a complete understanding on this extremely important craftsmanship technique, the pottery makers are going to demonstrate how to produce a ceramic. Get your cameras ready, and keep your eyes open to witness ceramics on the making!
Our Cappadocia Pottery Making Experience lasts for, almost, one hour and 30 minutes. While there, and once the demonstration is over, you can visit the workshop’s shop, and see their collection. If you wish, you may purchase ceramics to take back home, at an extra cost.
This amazing Pottery Making Experience is listed as a family-friendly activity. Your children can receive interesting information on the history of Hittites and explore the local culture of Cappadocia. The experience allows you to spend some quality moments as a family, and share precious memories together.
Once your visit at the pottery workshop is over, a comfortable and fully air-conditioned car will transfer you back to your place of accommodation in Cappadocia. Expect to arrive back full of new images, positive feelings, and interesting information from this amazing hands-on experience.