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Flights to Kayseri

Discover Kayseri: The Ski Center of Anatolia

Cuisine, Culture, Nature

From Talas, where various ethnic groups lived together for centuries, to underground cities, Kayseri is an indispensable stop to experience the cultural richness of the Anatolian region. In addition, Mount Erciyes, one of the best ski resorts in Turkey, has been hosting thousands of visitors. That's why Kayseri must be added to the list of places to visit in Turkey. Explore Corendon Airlines' affordable and flexible Kayseri flights and book your flight to this magical city right away.

Feature / Location

The best place in Turkey for skiing / On the Anatolian region

Currency

Turkish Lira

Weather

November to March / Average temps around 1,2°C (34°F)

Time Zone

GMT+3

Airports

Kayseri Airport

Activities

Culture tours / Sightseeing / Ski

From underground cities dating back 3500 years to the streets of Talas, where non-Muslim and Muslim people lived together in the Ottoman period, the spirit of different periods of history can still be felt in the streets of Kayseri. Kayseri is also home to Mount Erciyes, one of the must-see places in Turkey for those who want to experience winter sports. Search Corendon Airlines for the most suitable flights to Kayseri now and discover this beautiful city.

 

  • Cuisine
  • Culture
  • Nature

Kayseri Cuisine

Cuisine
Kayseri Cuisine Kayseri manti
Kayseri Cuisine Kayseri manti

Kayseri manti

The most famous member of Kayseri cuisine is undoubtedly Kayseri manti. This traditional manti, whose reputation has long gone beyond Kayseri, is usually made with ground beef. However, the difference from the manti we are used to is the way of serving. Kayseri manti is served in soup-like water with tomato paste. We guarantee you that it is worth going to Kayseri even just to try Kayseri manti.

Kayseri Cuisine Kayseri pastrami
Kayseri Cuisine Kayseri pastrami

Kayseri pastrami

Kayseri pastrami is quite a popular flavor in the world and exported to several countries. The local pastrami is prepared by drying raw meat with special spices and salt. According to Evliya Çelebi, pastrami, which dates back to 17th century Kayseri, is the best answer to the "What to eat in Kayseri?" question.

Kayseri Cuisine Kayseri yağlaması
Kayseri Cuisine Kayseri yağlaması

Kayseri yağlaması

Another famous member of Kayseri's delicious cuisine is Kayseri yağlaması. This local flavor is prepared with a special mortar with ground beef spread between thinly rolled doughs. We recommend that you add trying this dish, which you can easily find at any restaurant in Kayseri, to your to-do list. You won’t be disappointed.

Kayseri Culture

Culture
Kayseri Culture Ağırnas Underground City
Kayseri Culture Ağırnas Underground City

Ağırnas Underground City

The history of Ağırnas Underground City goes back 3000 years, just like Ali Mountain Underground City. However, the usage purposes over time differ from each other. Ağırnas Underground City was used as a secret living space when Christianity was forbidden. This underground city, where hidden places of worship, tombs, and living spaces are together, is a fascinating stop and one of the must-visit places in Anatolia.

Kayseri Culture Ali Mountain Underground City
Kayseri Culture Ali Mountain Underground City

Ali Mountain Underground City

This underground city, whose history goes back 3500 years, was built by carving volcanic rocks. The underground city, adorned with narrow tunnels and passages against the possibility of enemy soldiers entering the city, surprises its visitors with the fact that it is -6 degrees both in summer and winter. However, we are sure that this will be one of many things you will be surprised by during your visit to the underground city.

Kayseri Culture Kurşunlu (Leaded) Mosque
Kayseri Culture Kurşunlu (Leaded) Mosque

Kurşunlu (Leaded) Mosque

In spite of the fact that the real name of this historical mosque is Ahmed Pasha Mosque, due to the lead coating on its minaret, it became famous as the Kurşunlu Mosque. Kurşunlu Mosque with its white ornaments and embroidery is also one of the masterpieces of Mimar Sinan, a well-known Ottoman architect. We strongly recommend that you add the Kurşunlu Mosque to your Kayseri travel list, especially if you are interested in Islamic architecture.

Kayseri Culture Talas Streets
Kayseri Culture Talas Streets

Talas Streets

Talas streets are one of the distinguished districts where Armenian, Greek and Turkish people lived together during the Ottoman period. With its historical houses, churches and stone mosques built by Armenian masters, Talas is a historical settlement where you can feel the richness of the Anatolian culture in every square meter. We recommend that you add Talas, which is 15 minutes away from the city center of Kayseri, to your list of places to visit in Kayseri and spend a day in this historical atmosphere.

Kayseri Nature

Nature
Kayseri Nature Kapuzbaşı Waterfall
Kayseri Nature Kapuzbaşı Waterfall

Kapuzbaşı Waterfall

Waterfalls located in the Aladağ National Park is famous for a significant waterfall which is the highest waterfall in Turkey and the second in the world. We highly recommend that you visit Kapuzbaşı waterfalls and take in the breathtaking scenery. Enjoy a trek or a bike ride around the waterfall area with its mesmerizing beauty, especially in the spring months.

Kayseri Nature Mount Erciyes
Kayseri Nature Mount Erciyes

Mount Erciyes

With its snow and clouds that are never missing from its summit, Mount Erciyes is a center where you should spare at least two days of your Kayseri visit. We encourage you to take your ski and snowboard equipment with you because Mount Erciyes also has one of the most famous ski resorts in Turkey. You can easily reach any one of these tourist-packed destinations by searching Corendon Airlines' cheap flights to Kayseri.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Kayseri

How long does it take to fly from Germany to Kayseri?

The total flight duration from Germany to Kayseri is about 4 hours.

Where can I stay while in Kayseri?

Before planning your Kayseri visit, we recommend that you search for and book the Kayseri hotel of your choice. Kayseri attracts many tourists, and hotels in the city center, generally the best value for money, are fully booked in advance. Other hotels that you can also consider for your visit to Kayseri are Mount Erciyes hotels. There are 5-star Kayseri hotels among them, and they are suitable options both for those who want to have a quiet nature holiday and those who want to do winter sports.

What is Kayseri most famous for?

Kayseri is one of Anatolia's most important carpet and kilim production centers. Yahyali is the most famous kilim production center, while Bünyan is the most renowned carpet factory. Rugs woven in finely knotted floral patterns continue as a centuries-old tradition, passed on as family business from merchant to merchant.

Where can I find cheap flight tickets to Kayseri?

Explore Corendon Airlines' flexible and affordable Kayseri flights here and start planning your trip to the heart of Anatolia at once.

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Destination airport: Kayseri (ASR)  
Vienna - Kayseri flight duration   2:55 hours
Rotterdam - Kayseri flight duration  3:55 hours
Stuttgart - Kayseri flight duration  3:20 hours
Düsseldorf - Kayseri flight duration  3:40 hours
Cologne Bonn - Kayseri flight duration  3:40 hours

 

Accommodation in Kayseri

Before planning your Kayseri visit, we recommend that you search and book the Kayseri hotel of your choice. Kayseri attracts high numbers of tourists and hotels located in the city centre which generally are the best value for money are fully booked in advance. Other hotels that you can consider for your visit to Kayseri are Mount Erciyes hotels. There are 5-star Kayseri hotels among them and they are suitable options both for those who want to have a quiet nature holiday and those who want to do winter sports.

Kayseri weather

In Kayseri, summers are hot and dry, and winters are cold and rainy. We recommend you check the Kayseri weather before planning your visit and consider the frosty nights. To experience this magical city for yourself, make sure to book the next flight to Kayseri from Corendon Airlines and start your journey.

Kayseri cuisine

The most famous member of Kayseri cuisine is undoubtedly Kayseri manti. This traditional manti, whose reputation has long gone beyond Kayseri, is usually made with ground beef. However, the difference from the manti we are used to is how it is served. Kayseri manti is served in soup-like water with tomato paste. We guarantee you it is worth going to Kayseri even to try Kayseri manti. Kayseri pastrami is quite a popular flavor in the world and exported to several countries. The local pastrami is prepared by drying raw meat with special spices and salt. Another famous member of Kayseri's delicious cuisine is Kayseri yağlaması. This local flavor is prepared with a special mortar with ground beef spread between thinly rolled doughs. We recommend that you add trying this dish, which you can easily find at any one of Kayseri restaurants, to your to-do list - you won't be disappointed. Looking for cheap Kayseri flights? Corendon Airlines offers you just what you are looking for!

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