Pamukkale Tour with Hierapolis Ancient City
Pamukkale, meaning "Cotton Castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. The city contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water.
The ancient Greco-Roman and Byzantine city of Hierapolis was built on top of the white "castle" which is in total about 2, 700 metres (8, 860 ft) long, 600 m (1, 970 ft) wide and 160 m (525 ft) high. It can be seen from the hills on the opposite side of the valley in the town of Denizli, 20 km away.
Pamukkale is a tourist attraction. It is recognized as a World Heritage Site together with Hierapolis. Hierapolis-Pamukkale was made a World Heritage Site in 1988.
Full Day Pamukkale and Hierapolis Tour
We will drive for 3 hours for Pamukkale (Hierapolis) to the east of Kusadasi.
Enter from North Gate to Pamukkale (Hierapolis). See the Necropolis (cemetery) of Hierapolis which is the biggest ancient cemetery in world with 1. 200 graves, Roman Bath, Domitian Gate, the Main Street, Byzantian Gate. Then, walk to the natural warm water terraces which were formed by running warm water that contains calcium. The temprature of the water is about 32 degrees.
If you like to swim in The Ancient Pool which is also called Cleopatra s Pool they charge extra entrance fee.
Afterwards, you drive back to Your Point
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 6 hours 30 min.
Recent Model Air conditioned
Private Van for private groups
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 TL - Comment: 50Turkish Lira - total Approx.
$10person Pamukkale museum
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What a perfect day Zeynep was extremely knowledgeable about the area and history She was telling us about the area nearby and we with her help found a way to rework the day to include everything we wanted plus some additional sites which were incredible the Roman amphitheatre in Efes and the virgin Mary's house We really appreciates her flexibility as it made for an incredible day Zeynep made us feel like family right from the beginning and we recommend her highly Barb and Ramone