Pamukkale Hierapolis Tours

  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
  • Pamukkale Tours
Excursion Highlights
Duration Duration : Approx. 10 Hours
Tour Higlight Highlights : Hierapolis Ancient City, Pamukkale

Port Starting Point : Kusadasi / Izmir / Selcuk / Izmir or Denizli Airport
Private BeachService Level : Private Tour Service
Private BeachGuiding Service : Professional & licensed English speaking tourist guide

Tour Includes

• Private (in English) local guide,
• Transport by luxury AC vehicle with professional driver,
• Pick up & Drop off from / to Kusadasi (Ephesus) Port,
• Parking fees.

Tour Excludes

• Entrace fee of Cleopatra’s Pool (Ancient Pool).
• Drinks & Meals,
• Tips to guide & driver.
 

Pamukkale Tours Details

You will meet your private guide at your hotel and you will drive to Pamukkale, on the way, you will take a short stop for tea, coffee, etc.. You will arrive at North Gate of Pamukkale (Hierapolis). You will see the Necropolis (cemetery) of Hierapolis which is one of the biggest ancient cemeteries in Anatolia with 1.200 graves, Roman Bath, Domitian Gate, and the Main Street, Byzantium Gate.

Then, you walk to the natural warm water terraces which were formed by running warm water that contains calcium. The temperature of the water is about 35. You can see the gleaming white travertine terraces of Pamukkale, located next to the ruins of Hierapolis. The extraordinary effect is created when water from the hot springs loses carbon dioxide as it flows down the slopes, leaving deposits of limestone. The layers of white calcium carbonate, built up in steps on the plateau, gave the site the name Pamukkale (cotton castle). After the open buffed lunch Swimming in hot red thermal pools in the hotel.

Then If you like to swim in the Ancient Pool (excluded entrance fee for swimming in pool) which is also called Cleopatra s Pool they charge extra entrance fee. The Cleopatra Pool is warmed by hot springs and littered with underwater fragments of ancient marble columns. Possibly associated with the Temple of Apollo, the pool provides today's visitors a rare opportunity to swim with antiquities! During the Roman period, columned porticoes surrounded the pool; earthquakes toppled them into the water where they lie today. Afterwards you drive back to your hotel.

** Please add +1 hour for the departures from your hotel in Izmir and airport of Izmir.
** If you start this tour from your hotel in Denizli / Pamukkale town / Karahayit Town or airport of Denizli, the tour duration will be approx. 6 hours.
** Due to the nature of this tour, this tour is not recommended for guests using a walker or wheelchair, or who have difficulties in walking, climbing, or managing steps.

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