Pamukkale Tour from Selcuk, Kusadasi or Izmir
Embark on a fascinating journey with us as we pick you up from your hotel in Kusadasi, Selcuk, or Izmir in the morning and transfer you to the captivating destination of Pamukkale/Denizli. The drive from Selcuk, Kusadasi, or Izmir to Pamukkale takes approximately 3:30 hours, allowing you to enjoy the scenic landscapes along the way.
Upon arrival in Pamukkale, your tour begins with an expert tour guide who will accompany you and other participants (unless you choose a private tour) to explore the three highlights of this remarkable destination. Pamukkale, also known as the “Cotton Castle” in Turkish, is renowned for its mesmerizing white travertine terraces that resemble a cotton-like landscape. The ancient city of Hierapolis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is another significant attraction of Pamukkale. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this ancient city as you discover its fascinating ruins and archaeological marvels.
In addition to its travertine terraces and ancient city, Pamukkale is also famous for its thermal water springs, which are believed to have healing properties. Pamukkale and Karahayit, located nearby, are considered important centers for health tourism, offering rejuvenation and wellness benefits to visitors. Karahayit is particularly known for its red water hot springs, adding an extra element of uniqueness to your tour.
As you explore Hierapolis, you’ll be captivated by the historical wonders that abound, including the majestic Amphitheater, the ancient Necropolis, and The Martyrium of Apostle Philip, which are among the highlights of this ancient city. Hierapolis was a powerful city in Hellenistic history and early Christian era, and you’ll be able to witness the remains of these periods, providing a glimpse into the rich heritage of the region.
With our knowledgeable tour guide, comfortable transportation, and expertly curated itinerary, you’ll have the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the natural and historical wonders of Pamukkale and Hierapolis. Don’t miss this chance to create unforgettable memories and experience the allure of Pamukkale and its ancient treasures.
PS: Please be informed that pick up from hotels in Izmir is extra charged…
Itinerary of Pamukkale Tour from Selcuk, Kusadasi or Izmir
- Join us for an unforgettable tour of Pamukkale and Hierapolis, starting with a convenient pick-up from your hotel at 08:00. Our expert tour guide will accompany you as we transfer to Pamukkale, where a day of exploration and discovery awaits.
- After arriving at Pamukkale, you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, guided by our knowledgeable tour guide.
- Then, get ready to delve into the rich history of Hierapolis, an ancient city with a wealth of fascinating sites to explore. Highlights of the tour include the Necropolis, Roman Baths, Domitian Gate, Latrina, Oil Factory, Frontinus Street, Agora, Byzantium Gate, Triton Fountain, Cathedral, Apollon Temple, Plutonium, Theater, and Antique Pool.
- You’ll have ample opportunities to capture stunning photos of these historical wonders as you stroll through the travertine terraces of Pamukkale without shoes, slippers, or socks.
- As the tour comes to an end at 16:00, you’ll be transferred back to your hotel in Kusadasi, Selcuk, or Izmir, or to Izmir airport if you wish to continue your onward journey from there.
Throughout the tour, our experienced team will ensure your comfort and enjoyment, providing you with a memorable experience that will leave you with lasting memories of the enchanting Pamukkale and Hierapolis.
- Kusadasi / Selcuk / Izmir to Denizli transfers and vice versa
- Pamukkale, Hierapolis tour
- Professional tour guide
- Entrance fees for museums and archeological sites
- Lunch in a local restaurant
What’s Not Included?
- Entrance fee for Cleopatra Pool
- Personal expenses and tips