from $209,00
Book Now

Exploring Cappadocia: Full-Day Discovery Tour of in the Search of Anatolian Art

Duration

8 hours (Approx)

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

20 people

0/5

Guide Language

English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish

Overview

Cappadocia is one of the most important art centers of Turkey, as it lies on the very heart of Anatolia that hosted many nations throughout its history. On this tour we are exploring some of the most unique art forms performed in Cappadocia such as carpet-weaving, pottery, jewelry making from onyx and water marbling.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Discover the full selection of art in Cappadocia
  • Try your hand at ceramic and pottery making
  • Learn about the Ottoman art of water marbling
  • Visit an onyx and Turkish jewelry showroom
  • See local woman weaving a Turkish carpet
  • Enjoy the private service designed only for you and your loved ones

Itinerary

This is a private tour designed only for you and your loved ones.

The Anatolian peninsula in the center of Turkey has played an important role as a bridge for civilizations throughout the centuries. Learn ancient Anatolian art techniques in this 8-hour private experience with an expert guide.

First, on a visit to a large cooperative training institute, you will watch the local ladies at work patiently and skillfully creating Turkish carpets. Next, watch a skillful pottery master turning mud into a unique piece of art, then attempt to replicate it yourself.

Anatolians used volcanic rocks as well as precious and semiprecious stones with metals to create gorgeous examples of jewelry. The next stop will be at showroom packed with jewelry waiting for you to choose from.

Lastly, discover the Ottoman art of ebru (water marbling), an artistic way of reflecting the fluency and smoothness of water with exquisite colors and shapes on to a paper or a silk material. Enjoy a demonstration where the artist’s work will resemble a real magic trick.
Pickup included
From your hotel's reception in Göreme, Ürgüp, Uçhisar, Ortahisar, Avanos, or Nevşehir.

Included/Excluded

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private air-conditioned minivan
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Local taxes
  • Personal expenses
  • Drinks at lunch

Tour's Location

Reviews

0/5
Based on 0 review
Guide
0 /5
Transportation
0 /5
Value for money
0 /5
Safety
0 /5
Showing 1 - 0 of 0 in total

Write a review

from $209,00

You might also like