Drive to Pamukkale travertine''s and the ancient city of Hierapolis. Pamukkale is one of the most important highlights of Turkey, unique in the world. The site is named in Turkish as " Pamukkale ", that means "cotton castle", parallel to the glorious and spectacular view of the site. Waters in the terraces are the sediments of the springs with calcium bicarbonate in 33C. Waters, containing mainly calcium salts and carbon-dioxide, run off the plateau''s by depositing calcium while carbon-dioxide disappearing. The marvelous landscape of Pamukkale has been created by this gradual formation, leaving a cotton-like image. Located above the theatre of Hierapolis, the mineral water sources from the thermal springs of Cal Mountain. It is collected in a pool, known as the "Sacred Pool" of ancient times, where you can swim amidst the historical remains of Hierapolis. The water of Pamukkale is famous for its benefits to the eyes and skin; and its curing properties to the ills of asthma, rheumatism, as well. The remains of the ancient Hierapolis are situated on back of the thrilling white terraces, standing wondrously in the area. After the tour is you would like to do some cheap shopping just tell your guide and they will happily arrange this for you. After tour we will drive you back to your cruise ship.
We hope your tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in the future in one of our tours again.