Pamukkale and Hierapolis
Natural and Historical beauty combined together, Pamukkale and Hierapolis is one of the well-known locations of Turkey, located on the western side, it is about three hours driving distance to Kusadasi and Selcuk.
Pick up from hotels in Kusadası or Pamukkale. Pick up time changes according to location of your hotel.
Drive to Pamukkale that has the meaning of the Cotton Castle in English. Once known as Hierapolis, famous for healing thermal / mineral Baths and beautiful snow-white petrified waterfalls.
After lunch visit Hierapolis, including the magnificently preserved Necropolis, the main Street and Gates, the thermal Baths, the devil's hole, and Masterpiece Theater.
Pamukkale terraces are made of travertine, a sedimentary rock deposited by water from the hot springs. In this area, there are 17 hot water springs in which the temperature ranges from 35 °C to 100 °C The water that emerges from the spring is transported 320 meters (1,050 ft.) to the head of the travertine terraces and deposits calcium carbonate on a section 60 to 70 meters long covering an expanse of 240 meters to 300 meters.
Guests must be able to walk approximately 0, 5 miles over of travertine without shoes. A hat and plenty of sunscreen are recommended as shade is limited. The order of the tour itinerary may vary in order to avoid congestion. Guests should watch their step at all times in order to avoid injuries because the waterfalls can be slippery. Due to the nature of this tour, it is recommended for guests with walkers or wheelchairs till waterfalls. Bring swimwear for walking in the water at Pamukkale which is the snow-white petrified waterfalls.