Nemrut | Harran Tour Overview
See the best of Nemrut & Harran’s otherworldly landscape on a 3-day tour from Cappadocia! With a boutique hotel in the heart of the region as a base, the tour includes trips to Seljuk Caravanserai, Pinarbasi, and Tekir Valley. Visit Mt Nemrut and Artemia Roman bridge of Center and Tumulus Tomb of Karakus! This incredible 2-day tour also includes a round-trip transfer from Cappadocia.
- Bus Tour mentioned in the itinerary.
- Accommodation mentioned in the itinerary.
- All tours with transportation, lunch and entrance fees.
- All tours with professional tour guide, Full travel insurance, All domestic taxes.
What is not Included
- Drinks with meals (except the drinks served with breakfast)
- Any tips to guide, driver or staff at hotels.
- Items of a personal nature
- Medical services.
08:00 am Before Travel Agents will pick you up from your hotel and depart for Nemrut Tour from Cappadocia.After passing Kayseri city, we will visit the 13th century Seljuk Caravanserai "Karatayhan". Our next stop will be in Pinarbasi for a short tea break. Then we will keep riding to Tekir for Lunch.After taking pictures of the gorgeous scenery of the Tekir Valley, we will ride to Kahta and check-in to our hotel. Dinner and overnight in Kahta. Our Mt Nemrut tours are fully guided and cover all needed services during three days. The tour guide will be with you from beginning of the tour. The bus to Nemrut from Cappadocia will have enough stops.
We will depart from the hotel very early in the morning and head up to the ruins on Mt. Nemrut. At the end of the journey, we will walk about twenty-five minutes to the summit of the Mt. Nemrut. Here we will watch the beautiful sunrise between the colossal size statues and heads of the kings and Gods.After sunrise on top of Mt. Nemrut, your guide will give you information about the Commagene Kingdom and the statues, whilst showing you around, giving you opportunities to take pictures. Then we will drive back to the hotel for breakfast. On the way back to the hotel, we will visit the ruins of the Artemia Roman bridge of Center and Tumulus Tomb of Karakus.After breakfast, we will begin driving to Sanliurfa and Harran and visit the Ataturk Dam, which is the biggest dam in Middle east. We will check-in to our hotel in Sanliurfa and have our lunch here. After lunch, we will visit Abraham's Cave and the Pools of Holy Carp surrounding the cave. We will then walk around the oriental covered bazaar and drive to ’Harran’ a village of Spellbinding Mud-Brick "beehive" houses, as mentioned in the book of Genesis, where Abraham spent the last years of his life. After visiting the ruins of Harran including the city walls, the oldest Islamic university and the castle dated back to 18th century, we will drive back to the hotel. Dinner and overnight in Sanliurfa
After breakfast, we will depart from Sanliurfa to Birecik, which known for its bald-ibis (Kelaynak) birds. This is the only place in the world where these birds can found, and there is currently a very limited population remaining. We will also visit a breeding farm for the Bald Ibis birds. After our lunch, we will drive up to the Taurus Mountains, where we will have a short tea break, before driving back to Goreme. 18:00:Tour Finishes in Cappadocia.
- Every Monday and Thursday from April 15th - October 15th.
- The tour starts at 08:30 on the first day and finish at 18:00 on the third day.
- There is no hidden cost.
- Private Tour Available, Please request
- Single supplement + % 10