Alanya Tours & Excursions:
Now we make it an easy trip for everyone to see and fully appreciate Turkey’s world famous unique heritagesite of Pamukkale.
Pamukkale Hierapolis (“Holy City”) was an ancient Greco-Roamn city in Phrygia located on hot springs in South West Anatolia. Its ruins are adjacent to maodern Pamukkale.
Hierapolis is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The hot springs there have been used as a spa since the 2nd Century B.C.E. and people came to soothe their ailments with many of them retiring or dying here.
Some of the highlights; the large necropolis is filled with sarcophagi, the main street with the gates and latrines, cathedral, the theatre and St. Philips tomb. The hot springs causing cascades which are called the Cotton Castle. Because of the distance we have to leave Antalya early and return late but its worth it to experince this wonderful place.
We will drive over Antalya through the Taurus Mountains to the direction of the Salda Lake.The group will be first taken to have lunch and after lunch at around 13:00 you will begin your guided tour of the Pamukkale and Hierapolis area with a profession licensed tour guide. In 1 day Pamukkale tour you will see the Cotton Cliffs, one of the natural wonders of the world formed by deposits of calcareous salts. Also you will visit the ancient ruins of the City of Hierapolis with its basilica, theatre and Roman Baths.
At the end of the guided tour, you will have some free time to explore the area on your own. As an option, you may choose to swim in the Pamukkale antique pools (at own expense) during this free time. The tour guide will inform you about the exact meeting point and time. At the end of the tour around approximately 4:00 pm, you will be
Please note: You can swim in the Antique pool in Pamukkale. However, please note that there is an extra charge that you will have to pay directly while there before entry to the pools..
Pick-up from the hotels ( 03:30am )
Travel over the Taurus towards Salda Lake
On the way,visit to a nomad tent
Visit to a village mosque
Lunch at the restaurant near Salda lake
Drive towards Pamukkale over Denizli city
Arrival in Pamukkale and visit to the limestone terraces
Visit ancient city of Hierapolis and the necropolis
Return trip towards Tavas town
Visit to a carpet loom
Return trip towards Antalya over the Taurus
Arrival and transfer to the hotel ( 23:00 )
Price not included
Swiming in Cleopatra’s Thermal Pool
Breakfast / Lunch
When you compare Pamukkale tour prices,please notice that what is included or not included in the price.
Our price included everything,you just pay extra for drinks.Swiming in Cleopatra pool and Red water is optional.So you will not be suprised for paying anything else.Visits to some museums or ancient ruins may not be possible due to renovation work.
Because 1 day trips combine a number of different languages, the quality and consistency of the guiding cannot be guaranteed.
- Submit your reviewFam Tour Travel AgencyAverage rating: 0 reviewsWe were with Fam Tour on two trips (Fishing, Rafting). We came back very happy and satisfied. Way of carrying out of these events shows that the organizers do their work not only professionally, but – what is very important – with great passion. Thank you very much halil see you next year. Frank lichtenhagen /Germany