Make the most of your vacations in Cappadocia by exploring every interesting spot in the region. The Salt Lake Tour from Cappadocia and invites you to visit an amazing underground city and the Salt Lake which is a must-visit destination due to its unparalleled natural beauty. Admire nature at its finest, snap some imposing photos and learn interesting information with a full day excursion that is ideal for all.
This excursion is available every day and hotel transfers are included for your own comfort. During a specified time in the morning, members of our team will pick you up from your hotel in Cappadocia and drive you towards the first stop of the schedule. In an effort to enjoy the most of this tour, a professional and experienced tour guide will be there for you. The guide is responsible to let you know important facts about the places you will be visiting.
According to the schedule, the first stop takes place at Tatlarin Underground City. There, you will be able to feel the real atmosphere of Cappadocia and explore an impressive city that was entirely constructed below the ground level. Accompanied by the tour guide, you will walk inside the underground city and observe the various rooms and halls. This will be a great opportunity to learn information about how people used to live there and how they managed to construct the city.
After spending some time at the underground city, the bus will transfer you to the next stop of the tour, which is the most important one, the Salk Lake. Also known as Tuz Gölü in Turkish language, this lake will capture your attention since the very first moments. As its name says, the lake has high concentration of salt, minerals and other beneficial elements. In reality, this is one of the richest lakes worldwide in terms of salt. This is because it produces 300 thousand tons every year.
During your time at the Salk Lake take your time to witness the white scenery, admire the power and beauty of nature, and feel the flawless relaxing atmosphere that this breath taking location has. Also, do not forget to snap some spectacular photos. The guide will offer you some interesting insights regarding the Salt Lake and its production as you explore the area.
By the end of you exploration, the bus will start on its way back to Capapdocia. The road trip takes approximately two hours, during which you can relax in the comfortable bus and observe the beautiful countryside. The tour finishes during the afternoon when you return back to your hotel in Cappadocia.
Pick up time is between 09:30 and 10:00 depending on your hotel location in hte region. We will inform you about your exact pickup time, one day before your tour
Embrace your inner explorer by adding an impressive and informative tour in your holiday’s schedule. The Salt Lake Tour from Cappadocia is definitely what you are searching for if you are passionate about nature exploration and sightseeing. This full day tour is ideal for people of all ages as it combines visits at an underground city and at the largest salt lake in the world.
Pick up: Members of our team will let you know the approximate pick up time. A comfortable and fully air conditioned vehicle will be at the place of your accommodation in Cappadocia during the morning.
Professional tour guide: For the whole duration of your excursion, an experienced English speaking guide will be with you. The professional tour guide will be in charge to assist you and will also provide interesting information about the places you will be visiting during the tour.
Tatlarin Underground City: The road trip from Cappadocia to the Salt Lake takes approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes. However, in order to make it more enjoyable, the schedule includes a visit at Tatlarin Underground City. In Cappadocia there are many underground cities that were constructed to protect the local Christian population in previous ages. The guide will assist you in exploring the site and explain to you interesting information about the various halls and rooms.
Explore the Salt Lake: After spending some time at Tatlarin Underground City, the bus will drive you to the Salt Lake. This impressive location is a flat area with a characteristic white colour due to the salt. In fact, it is also rich in minerals and other beneficial chemicals. The Salt Lake is the largest of its kind in the world in terms of production. Every year, 300 thousand tons of salt are produced. During your time there, you can admire the serenity and the tranquillity of this beautiful spot. Do not forget to take some photos as the Salt Lake is a feast to the eyes. The guide will let you know some insights about the lake, its production and the beneficial minerals that has.
Return: By the end of your visit at the Salt Lake, you will return back to the bus. Accompanied by the tour guide you will continue on your way back to Cappadocia. The return road trip takes approximately two hours and 30 minutes. Take your time to relax and appreciate the beauty of nature. This full day excursion finishes during the afternoon, by the moment you return back to your place of accommodation in Cappadocia.