Salt Lake Economically from Cappadocia

Every Sunday, Tuesday, Friday,
1 Day
1 City
30 Reviews

Places to Visit

  • Cappadocia
  • Salt Lake
  • Tuz Golu
  • Taurus Mountains
  • Central Anatolia

Tour Program

  • 9:00 AM: Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cappadocia and you'll start the drive to the Salt Lake.

  • 10:30 AM: Arrive at the Salt Lake and start exploring the area. The Salt Lake is a unique natural wonder, known for its striking white salt formations and the way they reflect on the water. Take a walk around the lake and enjoy the views of the surrounding mountains.

  • 12:30 PM: Stop for a picnic lunch by the lake. Your guide will provide a delicious lunch made with local ingredients, and you can enjoy your meal while taking in the beautiful scenery.

  • 2:00 PM: Take a dip in the lake's healing waters. The Salt Lake is known for its high salt content and mineral-rich waters, which are said to have therapeutic properties. You can swim or float in the lake, and your guide will provide towels and a place to change.

  • 4:00 PM: End your tour and start the drive back to your hotel in Cappadocia.

  • 5:30 PM: Arrive back at your hotel in Cappadocia and end your tour.

Tour Details Tour ID 245

Salt Lake Tour from Cappadocia: Economical Natural Exploration

A Salt Lake Tour from Cappadocia is an incredible way to experience the natural beauty of Turkey. The tour typically begins with a scenic drive through the stunning Taurus Mountains before reaching Tuz Golu, also known as the Salt Lake. The lake is a unique natural wonder, stretching over 1,665 square kilometers, and is one of the largest salt lakes in the world.


Additionally, the lake is a popular spot for birdwatching, with over 150 species of birds found in the area, including flamingos, pelicans, and cranes. The Salt Lake Tour also includes a visit to the nearby caravanserai, a type of roadside inn that dates back to the 13th century. 

✅ Small groups max 15 person 
✅ Local Guides 

✅ Travel by luxury minivan ensures a personalized experience

✂ Fully customizable itinerary

Departures: Sunday, Tuesday, Friday

Departure Place: Cappadocia, Hotel

Duration: 9,5 Hours


  • Cappadocia
  • Salt Lake
  • Tuz Golu
  • Taurus Mountains

When you open the booking form ( after you click make reservation button) you will see optional activities, so you can add them in your tour and you can customize it as you wish.

✅ Inclusion :

  • Hotel pick up & drop off 
  • English speaking guide

❌Exclusions :

  • Personal Expenses
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals
  • Drinks
  1. What is the duration of the tour? The tour duration may vary, but it usually takes a full day from Cappadocia.

  2. Is food provided during the tour? Meals and drinks are not included in the tour

  3. What is the best time to take the tour? The best time to take the tour is in spring or summer, when the weather is warmer and the salt lake is at its peak.

  4. Is the tour suitable for children? Yes, the tour is suitable for children, but adult supervision is recommended at all times, especially around the salt lake.

  5. Is the tour suitable for people with reduced mobility? The tour may not be suitable for people with reduced mobility due to the nature of the terrain around the salt lake and the visit to the caravanserai. It is recommended to ask the tour operator before booking the tour.

# For cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the scheduled activity or service, there will be %20 of the total amount as penalty.

# If you like to re-schedule the tour date instead of refund. You can re-schedule your tour without any penalty 1 time. And you can tell your new travel date until 15 days of your arrival date. And this re-schedule right is valid 2 years after postponing the actual tour date.

# For cancellations made less than 7 days prior to the scheduled activity or service, there will be no refund.

# If you like to re-schedule the tour date instead of refund. You can re-schedule your tour with only %10 penalty 1 time. And you can tell your new travel date until 15 days of your arrival date. And this re-schedule right is valid 2 years after postponing the actual tour date.

After you submit your reservation please send copies of passports of all participants, and your arrival/departure airport transfer informations via email [email protected] For further assistance please feel free to call +905434428069

Ethan W.

The tour operators emphasize responsible tourism, promoting the conservation of Tuz Gölü's ecosystem. It's a commendable effort to ensure that future generations can continue to marvel at the natural beauty and biodiversity that makes the Salt Lake Tour so extraordinary.

Olivia V.

Turco Travel's Salt Lake Tour, led by our guide, made for an economically sound and visually stunning experience. The Taurus Mountains drive was a treat for the eyes, and Tuz Gölü's expansive salt lake left a lasting impression. Birdwatching opportunities were abundant, and the caravanserai visit provided a historical perspective.

Liam U.

Artists and creatives will find inspiration at every turn. The play of light, the textures of the salt, and the harmony of nature's elements offer a canvas of inspiration. It's an artistic retreat that fuels creative energies and sparks the imagination.

Sophia T.

Consider timing your visit based on the season. Spring showcases vibrant wildflowers, summer brings the stark contrast of white salt against a blue sky, autumn offers warm tones, and winter transforms the landscape into a serene white wonderland. 

Matthew S.

The changing weather patterns around the Salt Lake create dynamic landscapes. From the sun-kissed salt flats to the dramatic clouds casting shadows on the mountains, the tour exposes you to the ever-changing beauty of nature, making each moment distinct.

Elizabeth R.

Demet, our guide from Turco Travel, orchestrated an economically sensible Salt Lake Tour. The drive through the Taurus Mountains was picturesque, and Tuz Gölü's immense salt flats were a natural wonder. Birdwatching added an unexpected delight, and the caravanserai visit was a historical bonus. 

Daniel Q.

The tour offers an unexpected fitness adventure. Walking on the salt flats provides a unique workout, and the mountainous terrain adds an element of physical activity. It's a great way to stay active while immersing yourself in Turkey's natural wonders.

Emma P.

The tour isn't just about sights; it's a culinary journey too. Stopovers at local eateries introduce you to authentic Turkish flavors. Sampling regional cuisine amidst the natural splendor enhances the overall cultural experience of the Salt Lake Tour.

Sophia O.

Nature enthusiasts with mobility concerns will appreciate the accessibility of Tuz Gölü. The scenic drive allows everyone to enjoy the beauty, and the designated viewing areas cater to various abilities, ensuring that the natural wonders are accessible to all.

Jacob N.

Our Turco Travel guide, Meryem, turned the Salt Lake Tour into an affordable marvel. The trip across the Taurus Mountains was a picturesque preamble to the enormous Tuz Gölü. The variety of species would delight birdwatchers, and the visit from the caravanserai provided a touch of history. 

Ava M.

The changing hues reflecting on the salt flats and the mountains create a surreal atmosphere. It's a romantic and serene way to conclude the day, leaving you with lasting memories.

Jackson L.

For solo travelers seeking both adventure and tranquility, this tour is ideal. The expansive landscapes provide a sense of freedom, and the group setting allows for social interactions, creating a balanced experience for those exploring Turkey on their own.

Isabella K.

Turco Travel's Salt Lake Tour was a budget-friendly gem, expertly guided by Engin. The drive through the Taurus Mountains was a visual feast, setting the stage for the awe-inspiring Tuz Gölü. Birdwatchers will revel in the diverse species, and the caravanserai visit provided historical context. An economically savvy journey with Engin's insightful guidance.

Lucas J.

The tour seamlessly blends entertainment with education. Learning about the ecological importance of Tuz Gölü and the cultural significance of the caravanserai adds depth to the journey. It's a great way to expand one's knowledge while enjoying the wonders of nature.

Harper I.

The unique scent of the salt in the air, the crunch of salt crystals beneath your feet, and the gentle breeze carrying the calls of migratory birds create an immersive experience that goes beyond sightseeing.

Wendy H.

Gizem, our guide from Turco Travel, skillfully led us through an economically curated Salt Lake Tour. The scenic drive through the Taurus Mountains was captivating, and Tuz Gölü's vast salt expanse was a unique spectacle. Birdwatching enthusiasts will be pleased, and the caravanserai visit enriched the historical aspect. 

Emily G.

Kudos to the organizers for a well-structured tour. From the seamless drive through the Taurus Mountains to the informative guides explaining the natural and historical aspects, every detail is well-orchestrated, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable Salt Lake exploration from Cappadocia.

Michael F.

The sheer size and uniqueness of Tuz Gölü leave an indelible impression. The tour offers an unforgettable experience, showcasing Turkey's natural grandeur. It's an adventure that lingers in the memory, drawing you back to the mesmerizing landscapes of the Salt Lake.

Sophia E.

If you revel in nature's wonders, the Salt Lake Tour is a paradise. The vast expanse of the salt flats, combined with the diverse flora and fauna, immerses you in the beauty of the natural world, creating a truly enchanting escape.

Benjamin D.

Our Turco Travel guide, Mehmet, made the Salt Lake Tour affordable and educational. It was fascinating to travel across the Taurus Mountains, and Tuz Gölü is really large. It was a delightful surprise to go birdwatching, and the visit to the caravanserai provided historical perspective. 

Olivia C.

This tour feels like uncovering a hidden gem. Tuz Gölü isn't as widely known as some other Turkish destinations, making it a more intimate and exclusive experience. It's a gem for those seeking a less crowded and off-the-beaten-path adventure.

James B.

Families will find the Salt Lake Tour appealing due to its diverse attractions. From the scenic drive that keeps children engaged to the birdwatching opportunities and the historic caravanserai, it caters to a range of interests, ensuring an enjoyable outing for all.

Ava A.

Embarking on Turco Travel's Salt Lake Tour was a budget-friendly delight. Our guide, Selçuk, added an informative and engaging dimension to the journey. The Taurus Mountains offered a picturesque preamble, leading us to the expansive Tuz Gölü. Birdwatching enthusiasts will revel in the diverse avian population, and the caravanserai visit provided a cultural touch.

Ethan Z.

The tour provides a refreshing escape from the bustling tourist areas. The serene and tranquil surroundings of Tuz Gölü offer a peaceful retreat, allowing visitors to connect with nature and experience Turkey beyond its more commonly explored destinations.

Sophia Y.

For photography enthusiasts, this tour is a dream come true. The play of light on the salt flats and the stunning mountainous backdrop create picture-perfect moments at every turn. It's a visual feast, making it ideal for capturing memorable shots.

Henry X.

The visit to the 13th-century caravanserai was like stepping back in time. The historical significance of the inn, combined with its architectural beauty, adds a cultural depth to the Salt Lake Tour, making it a well-rounded and educational excursion.

Mia W.

Turco Travel orchestrated an exceptional Salt Lake Tour from Cappadocia, blending economic efficiency with breathtaking natural exploration. The scenic drive through the Taurus Mountains set the tone for a visually stunning journey, and Tuz Gölü's vast expanse left me in awe. Birdwatching was a highlight, spotting diverse species, and the visit to the ancient caravanserai added historical depth to the adventure. Our guide, Ahmet, skillfully navigated us through this enriching experience.

Alexander V.

Beyond its natural beauty, the tour is surprisingly economical. Exploring such a vast and diverse region, including a visit to a historic caravanserai, felt like an excellent value for money, providing an enriching experience without breaking the bank.

Emily U.

As a bird enthusiast, the variety of avian species at Tuz Gölü delighted me. Witnessing flamingos, pelicans, and cranes in their natural habitat added an extra layer of wonder to the Salt Lake Tour, making it a must for nature and bird lovers.

Liam T.

Salt Lake Tour from Cappadocia offers a mesmerizing journey through the Taurus Mountains, revealing breathtaking landscapes. The vastness of Tuz Gölü, the Salt Lake, is awe-inspiring, creating a unique and unforgettable natural exploration experience.

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