Goreme Inn Hotel
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What an amazing 36 hours we spent in Goreme in Cappadocia to see one of the worlds most unusual lsndscapes. It was all - and more- than I ever imagined or hoped. Every moment full of excitment, "oohs" and "aahs" constantly, heavy eyes, really tired, adrenalin pumping.......
Very little sleep on the overnight bus to Goreme. We arrived at …
... in both of the Open Air Museums (Zelve and Goreme) inspecting the rock cut houses and the mushroom shaped fairy chimneys.
The next morning we chose to be in a balloon. I have to admit that I was pretty nervous but the group (Butterfly Balloons) was very professional and the pilot was extremely skilled. I loved floating high over the gorges and even dipping down into some of them as our pilot pointed out ...
... lookouts, close by slopes and paths and the bus ride.
The wonderful room at Eren Bey Cave Hotel called too invitingly and our bodies needed the rest!
For our last day we decided to visit some further away places of interest by tour and it was a good choice.
We stopped at the fairy chimney trio outside Urgup, visited Mustafapasa, another town affected by the enforced resettlement of 1923-1924, where a beautiful gateway, once home to ...
... came up to us an said he'd found two balloon companies who charged 90€ or 110€, the cheaper one was fully booked so we went with the other company called "Ürgüp Balloons". The next morning we got up at 4:40am to get ready for our balloon ride and waited outside for a bus to come and pick us up and they came late but we got there in the end. The company building was absolutely crowded and even worse they made an announcement that for the moment they wouldn't ...
... to talk to because they were all in their own group. There must have been over 100 balloons that all took off within 30 minutes of each other, and it was so cool to see them all in the air.
This was my first real hot air balloon ride, and it was incredible. It was so quiet up there, and the scenery was amazing. The area of Cappadocia isn’t too big, so I was able to see all the places we ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service