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Pamukkale Day Trip from Istanbul
About This Activity
Pamukkale Day Trip from Istanbul by flight is available everyday. It is the tour of history and natural beauty. It is a full day guided tours of Hierapolis.
Duration: 16 Hours
Highlights: Cascade Pool, Travertines, Hiarepolis, Ancient Theatre
Live Tour Guide
Lunch is Included
Free Pick-up service
Pick-up from Istanbul hotels
Skip the ticket line
What to Expect
Pick up from your hotel by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches early in the morning. Transfer to airport in Istanbul. Fly to Denizli Airport. Pick up from airport and transfer to Pamukkale;
Meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in the Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey.The city contains hot springs and travertines (terraces of carbonate minerals left behind 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.
The ancient Greco-Roman and Byzantine city, was built on top of the "cotton castle". In total Hiaropolis is about 2,700m (8,860 ft) long, 600m (1,970 ft) wide and 160m (525 ft) high. It can even be seen from the hills on the opposite side of the valley in the town of Denizli, 20 km away. Pammukkale is recognized as a World Heritage Site together with Hiarapolis.
Red Water Springs, at the North of Pamukkale in Karahayit Village. Due to having much higher content , the water appear red. The water also much hotter than Pamukkale water. You can enjoy seeing the water comes from the travertines in red color.
End of tour transfer to airport . Fly back to Istanbul. After arriving transfer to Hotel in Istanbul. End of Service.