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Hierapolis & Pamukkale

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Address: Denizli, Turkey
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USD 180.00*
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Private Tour: Pamukkale and Hierapolis
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USD 39.84*
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Pamukkale and Hierapolis Full-Day Guided Tour
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Pamukkale Day Tour from Bodrum

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Seeing the calcite travertines is awesome. Don't wear long pants unless you can roll them up to your knees. Walking around Hierapolis can take about an hour and a half. We also... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Ankara, Turkey
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Ankara, Turkey
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Seeing the calcite travertines is awesome. Don't wear long pants unless you can roll them up to your knees. Walking around Hierapolis can take about an hour and a half. We also brought our bathing suits and swam in the thermal pool. The water was a nice temperature and lockers are included in the prize.

Thank Gennieve
Rasht, Iran
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Pammukkalle ,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. It is located in Turkey's Inner Aegean region, in the River Menderes valley, which has a temperate climate for most of the year. Izmir airport is the nearest... More 

Thank manzarhussein
Nashville, Tennessee
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

The sparkly white floors can heat up a lot on warmer days. We were lucky to go here while it was raining so our experience was incredible, just walked all the way down the slopes, taking in the incredulity of the place. MUST visit!

Thank Maryam G
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Hierapolis in early April (I believe it is early spring), so we got a beautiful weather (sunny but cool). It was really beautiful at Hierapolis, and we enjoyed the walk through the flowers along the way. We also enjoyed the great theather at Hierapolis. Regarding Pamukkale, it was not as beautiful as we think. It was like... More 

Thank yossy0204
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This was a great day, had a tour with RSDTravel. Everything was arranged and plenty of time to walk through Hierapolis and look through the ancient ruins. Also you can paddle on the springs (cotton castles) for as long as you care! These are co-located so only one entrance fee. There is a pool (bath pool) further up where you... More 

Thank AndyrooHartlepool
Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

My trip to Hierapolis and Pamukkale has been a great experience! I spent 3 days in Denizli with my family, and visited Pamukkale on my last day there. And it was marvellous. I had so much fun walking on the travertines on one side and discovering the ancient city, Hierapolis, on the other side. It offers you the perfect scenery:... More 

Thank nesleen
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Well protected ancient city located on hot springs. Different atmosphere and around 2200 years structures still standing with their amazing dignity. Try to visit Ephesus as well just a few hours driving distance.

Thank Abdullah C
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

You cant believe what you see infront of you. It is like a cotton sea. Thats why the Turkish name of this area Pamukkale means CottonCastle. The pool is said that heals many ilneses. The area is very large but there are shuttles carrying old people.

Thank ESMAIstanbul
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66 reviews
40 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Recognised as a world heritage sight, Pamukkale & Hierapolis are the main reason why visitors flock Denizli. From afar, it looks like snow filled hills. Please take note, wearing shoes in the water is prohibited to protect the deposits. As so, do bring a bag to keep your shoes, wet tissues to clean your feet and a small towel to... More 

Thank ermasyafiqah
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

A very interesting place, once a major Greek city. A wonderfully preserved/restored theatre. There is also a nice indoors museum with statues and grounds full of antiquities (gravestones, temple capitels etc.). Cleopatra's Pools with warm thermal waters.

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