FAQ

Frequently asked questions

WEATHER


The average minimum temperature in Cappadocia in June is 10.0°C (50°F). The average maximum temperature lies around 27.0°C (80.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Cappadocia. Meanwhile, the average rainfall is the third least of the year and average sunshine hours is the most for the year. The average temperature in June in Istanbul is 22C, with highs of 26C and overnight lows of 19C. The hottest temperature ever recorded in the area at this time is 41C, and it's likely that by the end of the month temperatures will reach above 30C for several days. Turkey is quite humid year round, though humidity levels do fall slightly during the summer months, so it will feel very hot indeed. While there is some rainfall year round, generally it is hot and dry at this time and any showers are likely to be short lived.




WHAT'S INCLUDED


  • Round trip flights New York-Istanbul, Istanbul - Kayseri - Istanbul - New York on Turkish Airlines
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 6 nights First Class accommodations
    • 3 nights Istanbul
    • 3 nights Cappadocia
  • Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
  • Hotel porterage
  • Group arrival and Departure transfers from airport to hotel - hotel to airport
  • 9 meals: 6 breakfasts, 3 dinners
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring
  • Bottled water daily on coach




TRAVEL INSURANCE


Travel insurance is required. Travelers who decline travel coverage will be subject to a 100% penalty. All deposits are non-refundable, no exceptions. Melanin Globe has partnered with World Nomads to resume selling travel insurance across all regions. This is only a quote. Please feel free to do your own separate research for a policy that best suits you. If your trip interruption is covered under the policy guidelines, you are eligible to submit a claim and your insurance provider will assist you through the process.




FAQs


Questions? Check out our FAQ page first. You’ll probably find your answer there. You can also send us an email. info@melaninglobe.com




COVID-19 PCR TEST REQUIREMENTS


Before you travel There may be specific departure requirements in your country before you leave. If so, we will update you prior to your travel dates. The COVID‑19 PCR test requirements for Melanin Globe have changed.
Effective January 1, 2021, Melanin Globe travelers must present a negative COVID‑19 PCR test certificate that is valid for 96 hours from the date of the test before an international or domestic departure for the safety of our staff and travel members. The certificate must be for a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test. Other test certificates including antibody tests and home testing kits are not accepted. If you are taking a test before you depart, you must bring an official, printed certificate in English to check in. Please note that SMS and digital certificates are not accepted. If the test result is positive, you will be required to file an insurance claim with your travel insurance provider, but you are not allowed to participate in the upcoming destination.