Pamukkale and Hierapolis
Succumb to the spectacular sight of Pamukkale - a unique natural wonder with dazzling white petrified lime cascades. At the ancient city of Hierapolis explore its Theater, a 2nd century AD building in Roman style. You'll also see the exceptional Necropolis, the largest ancient cemetery in Anatolia.Itinerary
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In the morning you will leave Izmir behind and drive to Pamukkale. This amazing place is a beautiful and spectacular natural site, unique in the world with its fairylike, dazzling white, petrified lime cascades. There you will see the thermal spring water laden with calcareous salt, plunging down the mountain side which has created this natural formation of stalactites, cataracts and basins. The thermal water has been used since the Roman period for its therapeutic powers.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Hierapolis & Pamukkale, Pamukkale 20280 Turkey
Next you will visit the Roman city of Hierapolis, which is not located not on earth or rock, but on solid limestone layers formed by limestone water that flowed for centuries over this raised level plateau. The name means "sacred city", and according to Stephanus of Byzantium the city was given this name because of the large number of temples it contained.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Izmir, Izmir, Izmir Province, Turkish Aegean Coast
While here you will visit the Apollo Temple competing with Delphi, Monumental Nympheum (a 4th century Basicala) and the Theatre. After visiting the best preserved Necropolis, return to Izmir.
Duration: 3 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking"
"In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited"
"Not recommended for children aged 4 and under"
"Children 18 years and under must be accompanied by an adult"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
Duration: 9 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
Cancellations and refunds:
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