Rock Valley Travel, Ürgüp-Turkey

Rock Valley Tourism & Travel Agency in Ürgüp, Cappadocia is a full-service travel agency, ready and able to arrange all aspects of your trip to Turkey no matter where you want to travel in the country. The staff speaks English, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish as well as Turkish. Click here to get a quote from Rock Valley Travel Agency.

20th Anniversary Discounts!

Celebrating 20 years in business, Rock Valley Travel is offering substantial discounts— up to 25%— on all group tours in IstanbulEphesus, Pamukkale and Cappadocia; and on 2 days/1 night and 3 days/2 nights packages to Cappadocia. A 10% discount applies all the way through 2016. More…

Cappadocia Tours

They are especially recommendable if you want a good-quality, value-for-money tour of the highlights of Cappadocia, either with a small group, or a private tour on your own. More…


The people who will be helping you at
Rock Valley Travel Agency in Ürgüp.

They’re specialists in setting up tours and individual itineraries to Eastern Turkey, a part of the country described as “one huge national park.” More…

Rock Valley’s Cappadocia tours offer numerous advantages:

Small groups, no more than 12 persons

—Comfortable air-conditioned tour vehicles

Quality restaurants for meals, not a simple buffet like many tours offer

Complimentary bottled spring water for hydration and health

—Visits to the Zelve Valley included (few other tours visit this valley, second only to the Göreme Valley in interest.)

Flexible itineraries: may visit additional sites if time allows, and no additional charge.

09:00 to 09:30 am pick-up, a convenient time which allows for more sightseeing than 10:00 am pick-up tours.

Little back-tracking: well-planned routes don’t pass again what you’ve already seen.

Blue Tour

Göreme Open Air MuseumZelve ValleyUçhisar rock castle, Esentepe panorama, Paşabağ fairy chimneys, open-buffet lunch in a cave restaurant in Pigeon Valley, Devrent Valley “lunar landscape,” pottery demonstration in Avanos, and a visit to a Seljuk Turkish mosque. More…

Green Tour

A visit to the old Ottoman-Greek town of Mustafapaşa (Sinasos), the Keslik monastery, Ottoman medrese (theological college) at Taşkınpaşa, cave houses and churches in the Soğanlı Valley, the Greek Orthodox church at Cemil, and the Kaymaklı Underground CityMore…

Red Tour

Derinkuyu Underground CityIhlara canyon hike (4 km/2.5 miles), lunch in Belisırma village, panoramic views from Selime village, Ağzıkarahan Seljuk Turkish caravansaryMore…

Orange Tour

Half-day walking tour (morning or afternoon, 3- to 4-hour walk) through the “moonscape” valleys of Cappadocia: from Kızılçukur through the Rose Valley to Çavuşin. More…

They also do interesting day-trips to Aladağlar National Park and the Kapuzbaşı WaterfallsMore…

Eastern Turkey Tours

All of Rock Valley’s Eastern Turkey tours visit the world’s oldest temple at Göbekli Tepe, the Zeugma Mosaics Museum in Gaziantep, and the Hittite archeological site of Yesemek Open Air Museum.

Nemrut Dağı & Şanlıurfa Tours

Rock Valley also organizes 4-day (3-night) tours to southeastern Turkey to visit Nemrut Dağı (Mount Nimrod, with the gigantic statues) and Şanlıurfa (ancient Edessa, home of Abraham’s birth cave). Tour departures are guaranteed every 1st and 3rd Wednesday from April through OctoberMore…

Eastern Turkey Grand Tour

Want to get off the beaten track and see parts of Turkey that few tourists see? Sign up for this fine 14-day (13-night)guaranteed departure tour taking you from Istanbul to CappadociaGaziantepŞanlıurfaNemrut DağıAdıyamanMardinLake VanDoğubeyazitKarsErzurum, and TrabzonMore…

Airport Shuttles

Rock Valley Tourism & Travel also operates the airport shuttle bus service for AtlasGlobalSun Express, and Onur Air airlines. They’ll pick you up at the airport and take you to your hotel in ÜrgüpGöremeAvanos or Uçhisar, or vice-versa, for €10 or US$15. They also can make your reservations for the shuttles of other airlines.

Train Tickets

Rock Valley is also the sales agent for Turkish State Railways, so if you need train tickets (Konya to/from İzmir or Istanbul, for example, or Konya to Ankara), talk to my friends at Rock Valley Travel.

Rock Valley Website

Rock Valley Travel’s website is a model for clarity and ease of use in choosing tours and other services. Here’s a sampling of what it offers:

The owner of Rock Valley Travel, Mr. Atacan Bedir, speaks English, as do members of his staff. Their office is just a minute’s stroll up İstiklal Caddesi from the main square and bus station at the center of Ürgüp (map).


Rock Valley Tourism & Travel Agency
İstiklal Caddesi No. 42 (map)
50400 Ürgüp, Nevşehir, Turkey
Tel +90 (384) 341 8813, 341 5819
Fax +90 (384) 341 5820

—Tom Brosnahan


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