Pamukkale Tour ( Private )
Highlights : Hierapolis Ancient City ,Archeology Museum, Pamukkale, Red Spring Water.
Duration : 09:00- 16:00
Operates : All year around.
Our tour starts with Hierapolis-Pamukkale Turkey.The ancient city of Hierapolis is known as the “Holy City” on account of its several temples and the other religious structures.The site is famous for its hot water springs and spectacular travertine hills which are above the plateau where the modern Pamukkale village is located. Your first visit will be Roman Theatre which is incredibly well preserved with the capacity of 20.000 seats.Then we go to Antique Pool (Pools of Cleopatra).It's the most atmospheric hot spring experience you'll ever have, with fantastic scattering of ancient marble columns in the water. Up to your wish, you can swim in Antique Pool.
After the pool, we see Archeology Museum.One of the largest buildings of Hierapolis Ancient city was the Roman Bath.Since 1984 this building has been used as the Hierapolis Archeology Museum. Alongside works of art from the excavations at Hierapolis, there are finds from Laodicea, Colossae, Tripolis, Attuda and other towns of the Lycus (Curuksu) Valley.
Proceed to the natural warm water terraces which were formed by running warm water that contains calcium bicarbonate.You can see the gleaming white Travertine Terraces of Pamukkale Turkey, located next to the ruins of Hierapolis.
After that visit Byzantium Gate, the Frontinus Street, Domitian Gate, Roman Bath. Necropolis (City of deaths) of Hierapolis which is one of the biggest ancient cemeteries in Anatolia with 1.200 graves.
Around 13:30 you are going to have lunch in a local restaurant.Later on, We take you to Red Spring Water in Karahayıt town. It is a thermal water again. Here it has a much higher iron content and so the formations appear red.The water when it reaches the surface is also much hotter than Pamukkale water at 55 degrees.
End of the tour .
The tour includes;
Pick up from & drop off to hotels in Pamukkale Turkey.
Transportation with an A/C luxury minivan or minibus.
Lunch ( vegetarian meals available - drinks extra).
Professional licensed guide in English.
The tour excludes
Swimming in Antique Pool.
All kind of drinks.
Non-mandatory but customary tips.
All personal expenses.
Aruz Travel is proudly a fully licensed travel company working under TURSAB-License No. A-6645.
Pamukkale- Hierapolis was included on the list of World Heritage in1988.
Bring towel,sun glasses,slippers,swimming wears and sun cream with you.