Embark on a day trip to the legendary Pamukkale and Hierapolis from Bodrum. Have a day of wonder exploring the unique beauty of white travertines of Pamukkale and take a dip in the ancient pools of the Roman City of Hierapolis.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||All Bodrum hotels|
|DEPARTURE TIME||06.30 am.|
Drinks during meals
Entrance fee to Cleopatra’s Pool
Swimming in thermal pools in Karahayit (if visited)
Early morning departure at 06:30 with a pick-up from your hotel in central Bodrum and its surroundings, first stop will be for breakfast. As it is a considerably long journey from Bodrum (approx.four hours), there will be a total of several stops to make your trip as smooth as possible in our air-conditioned luxury vehicle.
Last stop before lunch will be in Denizli (the centre of Turkish textile), the nearest big city to Pamukkale where you will enjoy stunning panoramic views. Next is buffet lunch at a local restaurant in surroundings of Pamukkale where you can have a peek at the stunning white terraces from a distance.
Upon arrival in Pamukkale, your first visit is to the ruins of the ancient city of Hierapolis which includes an amphitheatre, great city walls, bath houses and necropolis and where you can find out about the history and culture of this unique location. Due to the neighbouring divine white terraces of travertines and historical values of the ancient city, Hierapolis was added to UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list in 1988.
After your cultural tour, have a walk on the terraces of carbonate minerals left by flowing water and bathe in the natural pools of hot spring water. At a near location to Hierapolis ruins, there is the ancient pool called ‘’Cleopatra’s Pool’’ where you can soak in at an additional charge.
Return journey will include one final stop in Denizli for souvenior shopping of textile and leather products and precious onyx. After a non-stop drive afterwards, you will be dropped off back at your hotel in Bodrum.