- 9 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
New travel adventure awaits you on this exciting tour to Ormana village and Altinbesik cave, the largest cave in Turkey. Authentic button houses will guide you through the history of more than 100 years, and a boat ride on a subterranean lake will reveal amazing cave formations.
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Get picked up from the hotel between 08:30 and 9:00 am and drive away from the resort up to the Taurus mountains. This tour is conducted in a comfortable air-conditioned minibus and accompanied by a professional local guide. First stop at Avasun village located 900 metres above sea level. This place is also called a village of bay leaves. Continue to altitude of 1200 metres and stop for a stunning view over the Green Canyon and Green Lake.
On arrival to the second village, called Ürünlü, learn about the history of unique button houses. These old buildings give a special charm and authenticity to the area. Enjoy a 30 minutes tea/coffee break at a traditional house before the adventure part of the excursion. Visit the Altinbesik Cave National Park and its main attraction - the Golden Cradle Cavern. It can be visited from the first level by boat. So get ready for an exciting boat ride on a subterranean lake, the largest one in Turkey. Amazing cave formations (stalagmites, stalactites) can be seen.
Next place to visit is Ormana village, also famous for its button houses and unspoiled nature. Enjoy delicious lunch at a local restaurant. You can choose cooked chicken or baked fish, all drinks extra. Continue to Sarihacilar köyü, a village on the Silk Road. This is a place with more than 800 years history. Visit a traditional village house and a 650 years old Ottoman mosque.
Your exciting tour to the heart of Taurus ends with a hotel drop-off. Approximate time of arrival is 5:00 pm.
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infant meals not included
- The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.