What makes Pamukkale (meaning Cotton Castle in Turkish) unique is its well known beautiful white travertine terraces and the ancient city of Hierapolis. Pamukkale and Karahayit are also important health centers due to thermal water springs. Also you can learn and enjoy the history of Hierapolis antique city while observing landmarks such as The Amphitheater, Necropolis, The Apollon Temple and The Martyrium of Apostle Philip.
itinerary of Pamukkale Tour
We will pick you up from Denizli Cardak Airport in the morning. Our driver or tour guide will welcome you with a name board in the exit of airport where all the drivers are waiting for their guests. (Hour of pick up may change according to flight time.)
You’ll be transferred to Pamukkale city center where join into regular small group tour and meet the English speaking professional tour guide.
09:30 The tour begins with The Red Water travertines also knowns as Karahayit Thermal Water.
After Karahayit you will start visiting Hierapolis Ancient City by passing through its Necropolis, Roman Baths, Domitian Gate, Latrina, Oil Factory, Frontinus Street, Agora, Byzantium Gate, Triton Fountain, Cathedral, Apollon Temple, Plutonium, Theater and Cleopatra Antique Pool.
Than you will find a chance to take photos of the best spots in Pamukkale while walking through the calcium travertines without shoes/slippers and socks. You will feel the thermal spa water barefeet and enjoy your free time in the calcium terraces.
The tour includes lunch in a local restaurant after approximately 45 minutes of free time.
At 16:00 o’clock the tour ends and you will be taken back to Denizli Cardak Airport (It takes 1 hour). So please be sure your flight back should be after 18:00.
Pamukkale – Cardak airport transfers
Full day Pamukkale, Hierapolis tour
Professional tour guide
Entrance fees for museums and archeological sites
Lunch in a local restaurant