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Middle Earth Travel/ Day Tours

#30 of 100 Tours in Goreme
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Address: Orta Mah. Kuran Kursu Cad. No:12 - 12/A, Goreme 50180, Turkey
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+90 384 271 2559
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Welcome to Middle Earth Travel... We are the trekking, hiking, walking,...

Welcome to Middle Earth Travel... We are the trekking, hiking, walking, climbing outdoors and archeology guides of Turkey. We are based in Cappadocia, a very special region which resembles a magical fairy tale land. The remains of the millions years ago volcanic eruptions, shaped by the wind and rain for thousands of years, have formed one of natures most spectacular masterpieces: Strange rock formations, called: "fairy chimneys". Beautifully coloured valleys full of these 'fairy houses' have been a fantastic stage for some of the most important actors of known history, some of which are the Hittites, The Persians, Alexander the Great, Romans, Byzantines and Ottomans. Many of these caves are still decorated with icons and wall paintings from the early Christian times.

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The perfect way to visit the fairyland Cappadoccia...

Summary of our 4 days in Cappdoccia with Middle Earth Travel: the most friendly trekking guides, perfectly scheduled daily tours, both touristic attraction points and off-road... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Summary of our 4 days in Cappdoccia with Middle Earth Travel: the most friendly trekking guides, perfectly scheduled daily tours, both touristic attraction points and off-road routes in nature, discovering the undiscovered, climbing to disguised monasteries in valleys, great food on the ways, punctual transfers in between activities, learned so much about both the history and the heritage of the... More 

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my hike at the Lycian way. Middle Earth was very helpful providing an excellent service. We stayed at a variety of small hotels and pensions and especially the small pension in Cirali where we stayed for two nights was wonderful with great food and lovely personnel. We hiked Pirates Coast the second month in April which was perfect... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our day tour through the breathtaking landscape of the Ihlara valley exceeded our expectations. Our guide Özgür had thorough knowledge of history, geology, and fauna of the place and shared many stories with us. We enjoyed the flexibility of the tour, with time for birdwatching, cave exploring, and çay breaks at our own pace. We also visited the amazing Derinkuyu... More 

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Middle Earth travel and their guide Hami added a huge amount of value to our short two day trip to Cappadocia. We did two longish treks, which took us off the beaten track and into seldom seen places in the valleys of Cappadocia. There's a difference between visiting somewhere and seeing somewhere. We all felt we'd been given a great... More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

I came on my own to do a five day mountain bike trip in Capaddocia having found the trip via Google. I have done trips like this in Spain, France, Morocco and Slovenia. The trip with Middle Earth Travel was undoubtedly the best. Our guide, Hami Bek was knowledgeable, able to judge the skills and fitness of our group of... More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We have just returned from an amazing Aegean Luxury self-guided 8 day cycling tour. We are three middle aged women (age range 50 to 61) of differing fitness levels and cycling abilities. Our wonderful guide Sinan assessed our capabilities and tailored the tour so that each of us had the right balance of cycling (some challenging hills), walking, or travelling... More 

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Deep River, Connecticut
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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is the first time I have done a group tour and it was beyond my expectations. Our guide, A Özgür Tepe (Ozzie) and our driver Hasan, did everything in their power to ensure we had a fabulous hike. Ozzie was very knowledgeable about the history, culture and terrain of the area and Hasan was always there to transport our... More 

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We own a mountain biking company in Bali (Bali Rides), which is rider and service focused. We've now found another mountain biking company that provides the same level of high service. Our Guide, John, was highly knowledgeable about Turkey, spoke the language, gauged the group's experience and gave us a cracker tour to match our riding ability. The tour was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Group of six experienced & fit MTB'ers , 3 males & 3 females with many such tours under our belts !! Our very positive feedback to Middle Earth was as follows : • Great mix of trails • Excellent hotels • Really good food. • Structure of tour very good. • Really appreciated the cultural, historical and culinary insights, which... More 

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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I booked on this trip to escape work, visit a part of the world we had not been before and get some exercise, this trip ticked all of these boxes and much, much more! Selecting the supported self guided tour we were met by the wonderful Sinan, who for a week was our bike guide a cultural... More 

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