if you have NOT been to Pamukkale before, you MUST go and see this magnificient natural wonder. Pure white mountain. It is not ice, not salt. Turks call it “cottoncastle”. It is a mountain of mineral baths formed over thousands of years formed by rich thermal springs.
It is a 5 hours bus journey. Kids friendly. Exciting and wet.
DEPARTURE: Every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 7:30 am RETURN: 20.00 pm
Price Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Entry fees, Insurance, guide.
Child (7-12):£ 17
Infant (0-6): Free
Watch the SLIDESHOW: Pamukkale Slide
Pamukkale, “Cottoncastle” tour. A lot to experience!
A perfect work of mother-nature and unique in the world. Turks call it cottoncastle for a good reason. It is a pure white mountain looks like a huge cotton pile when you look at it from a distance. Huge stalactites, cascades and mineral baths, cataracts and basins form the characteristics of this mountain. Thermal hot springs which you will enjoy swimming in forms all these beauty. Since Roman times those hot springs are used for their therapeutic powers.
This place comes with a lot of ancient ruins as well, called “Hierapolis”. Some of the ruins still lay in the pool where you can swim in. Absolutely a dream for cleopatra. Hierapolis basically was a cure center because of this therapeutic hot springs.
Pamukkale is one of the most extraordinary natural wonders in Turkey and perhaps one of the most attractive spot for tourists. Thousands of tourists visit this spot everyday during the summer.
DO NOT FORGET TO BRING:
- Sun cream
- Comfortable shoes