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“Breathtaking for lovers of history or science”
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“Awesome place where culture meets fun”
Denizli, Turkey
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

This natural jewell is devastated and destroyed by turist industry. I have visited this place many times since 1998. The area of the travertin sediments is actually aprox. 20% only of the original one due to the hotels constructed on the hill and actually left...More

Thank budland56
Reviewed 25 April 2017

i went alone and solo travellers. took night bus from Bursa and arrived on 8 am. Not much tourist at this hours probably around 20 already reach the top when i start to take off my shoes and walk thru traventime / cotton castle. have...More

Thank myra214
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This is a busy tourist site and has the attractions of extensive ruins and thermal baths. For the less able there are motor trikes and golf buggies to get around on. You can pay to swim in Cleopatra's Pool which is like warm Perrier, or...More

Thank rendomorph
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We were a bit hesitant to go, as the temperature was 112 degrees. However, You start at the bottom of a calcified hill, and wade thru shallow, running water, working your way up the hill. The traction is excellent, and the cool water keeps you...More

Thank rteecher
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Pamukkale last week as a group of five and it is beautiful! We visited on an excursion with Thomson and had a fabulous time, although we could have done with having longer there!!

Thank gabrielle3
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Seeing the calcite travertines is awesome. Don't wear long pants unless you can roll them up to your knees. Walking around Hierapolis can take about an hour and a half. We also brought our bathing suits and swam in the thermal pool. The water was...More

Thank Gennieve
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Pammukkalle ,meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. The city contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water. It is located in Turkey's Inner Aegean region, in the River Menderes valley,...More

Thank manzarhussein
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The sparkly white floors can heat up a lot on warmer days. We were lucky to go here while it was raining so our experience was incredible, just walked all the way down the slopes, taking in the incredulity of the place. MUST visit!

Thank Maryam G
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Hierapolis in early April (I believe it is early spring), so we got a beautiful weather (sunny but cool). It was really beautiful at Hierapolis, and we enjoyed the walk through the flowers along the way. We also enjoyed the great theather...More

Thank yossy0204
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This was a great day, had a tour with RSDTravel. Everything was arranged and plenty of time to walk through Hierapolis and look through the ancient ruins. Also you can paddle on the springs (cotton castles) for as long as you care! These are co-located...More

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Minke M
What should we pack? Swimsuit...towel? Can you go by yourself or do you have to go in a group? Also are there enough things around to keep us busy for a day? Thank u
8 January 2016|
Response from gül k | Reviewed this property |
hi you can visit by yourself or groups.if you want to swim in natural pool you can get your swimsuit and towel.you can take photos eat something in museum cafe visit historical and antic place near the pamukkale traverten... More
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Hi,. How long would you say it takes to see most of hieropolis please? Would 2 hours be enough or does it take longer? I'm going in winter so trying to plan within the few hours of daylight. And how long do the pools/travertines take too? Again in hours please if you could. Many thanks
16 December 2015|
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Response from tom n | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the awkward but true answer is that it can take as long as you like,it just depends on how much you want to see. If you go up the hill to St James' church or right to the end of the site you could spend 4 hours... More
It's was one of the most amazing and Breathtaking than we've ever had. Best enjoyable than we've ever had. Thanks and best regards from James. :)
8 July 2015|
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Response from 2Sujata | Reviewed this property |
Am happy to know you too enjoyed the place. Yes, it is breathtaking. Best,