EXPRESS NEMRUT TOUR FROM CAPPADOCIA (1 Night&2 Days)
Depart from Cappadocia for Adiyaman. Visit Karatayhan in Kayseri, Kahramanmaras for the best ice-cream of Turkey en route.
Overnight: Adiyaman or Kahta
Visit the Mt. Nemrut, Arsemia, Septimus Severus Bridge, and Karakus Tumulus. Bus or flight ticket to your next destination
DETAILED ITINERARY (3 Days & 2 Nights )
DAY 1: CAPPADOCIA-KAHRAMANMARAS-KAHTA
Meet the guide and driver in the hotel at 08:00am, and depart from Goreme. After passing Kayseri, we visit the Seljuk Karatayhan Caravanserai on the famous Silk Road. We then drive for lunch through the Taurus Mountains, affording us the opportunity to observe the countryside and everyday life of rural Turkey. After lunch we drive to Kahramanmaras for a different experience-tasting best ice-cream in Turkey. We then drive to Kahta and check-in our hotel. Overnight in Kahta.
DAY 2: NEMRUT – CAPPADOCIA
We depart from hotel very early in the morning up to the Mount Nemrut. At the end of the road, we get off the van and walk twenty-five minutes until the summit. Here we watch the memorable sun rise between the colossal size statues and heads of the kings and Gods. We then visit Arsemia which was once the capital of the Commagene Kingdom before continues to the ancient Septimus Severus Bridge over the Cendere stream, and the Karakus tumulus where members of the royal family were buried. After having your breakfast, we will drop you in the bus station, to take the bus to Goreme. You will be back in Goreme or other towns of Cappadocia around 19:00.
*Note that we will ascent Nemrut Dagi (Mt. Nemrut) from the southern side. The final ascent of 500 meters takes about 15 to 20 minutes from the parking lot, but is not too difficult, just slow going, and donkeys are available for those who cannot climb easily. Hiking boots or very good walking shoes are required.