Self Drive Cappadocia to Antalya

Tour Information

Self Drive Tour

  • Day 1

    Day 1

    Pick up your car rental in one of the airports of Cappadocia and start exploring the lunar landscape right away.

  • Day 2

    Day 2

    Start the day with a sunrise hot air balloon flight and spend the rest of the day at leisure in your hotel or just walk around the old village you stay.

  • Day 3

    Day 3

    Descend into the ground through one of the underground cities of Cappadocia and discover the less visited villages of Cappadocia region.

  • Day 4

    Day 4

    Drive to Konya from Cappadocia and learn the history of the Seljuk's who reigned Cappadocia yet Anatolia in the past.

  • Day 5

    Day 5

    Don't miss Side on the way to Antalya and one of the waterfalls of the region before arriving to your hotel in the old city; Kaleici.

  • Day 6

    Day 6

    Choose in between the marvelous ancient cities, awarded archaeology museum and the beaches of Antalya today.

  • Day 7

    Day 7

    Drive to Antalya airport to drop your car and take a flight back home or for your next destination.

Self Drive Cappadocia to Antalya
  • Lunar Landscape of Cappadocia
  • Rock cut Churches of Goreme
  • Fairy Chimneys of Cappadocia
  • Kaymakli or Derinkuyu Underground Cities
  • Old Greek Villages of Cappadocia
  • Hot Air Balloon Flight in Cappadocia
  • Sultanhani Caravanserai
  • Mevlana Museum in Konya
  • Karatay and Ince Minareli Madrassah
  • Archaeology Museum of Antalya
  • Termessos, Side and Perge Ancient Cities
  • Old City of Antalya; Kaleici
  • Kursunlu and Manavgat Waterfalls

Would you like to drive from Cappadocia to Antalya and explore the environs of both destinations on your own at a small pace? Drive around the poetic landscape of Cappadocia and through the countryside on the way to Antalya from Konya. Explore the beautiful ancient cities of Antalya and catch the rhythm of Mediterranean life in the old city; Kaleici. Our suggested program is;

Day 1 – Arrival to Cappadocia

Pick up your car at your hotel in one of the airports of Cappadocia and drive to Goreme Historical National Park. Explore the cave churches and enjoy the phenomenal views of Goreme village before checking in to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 2 – Cappadocia

You will be picked up early in the morning for a sunrise hot air balloon flight over the poetic landscape of Cappadocia and to look it from a different angle. You will be dropped back to your hotel for a rest and breakfast.

Spend the rest of the day at leisure or around your hotel to get the feeling of Cappadocia region. A horseback ride or a Turkish bath session is recommended after getting up so early in the morning for a balloon flight. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 3 - Cappadocia

Visit an underground city today and catch the local life of Cappadocia in the less visited villages. Explore the beautiful stone houses and meet with the local people. Drink black tea in a village tea house and have lunch with a Cappadocian family. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 4 - Cappadocia to Konya

After having breakfast at your hotel, drive to Konya city in the west of Cappadocia and visit the biggest caravanserai in Turkey dating back from the Seljuks; Sultanhani. Continue to Konya afterwards to visit the birthplace of the Sufism; Museum of Mevlana. Visit the Karatay Madrasa and Ince Minareli Madrasa which are museums of Seljukian art and tiles. Overnight in Konya.

Day 5 - Konya to Antalya

After having breakfast at your hotel in Konya, drive to Antalya over the Taurus Mountains and visit the Ancient city of Side which has a beautiful Apollo temple by the Mediterranean waters. Continue to the old city Kaleici and check in to your hotel for overnight.

Day 6 - Antalya

Relax in your hotels garden today and choose in between the activities and things to do around Antalya. Archaeology Museum, Aspendos, Termessos, Perge or the beaches await you for the rest of the day. Overnight in Antalya.

Day 7 - Antalya Airport

Drive to Antalya airport to drop your car and take a flight for your next destination or back home.

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