Didim Pamukkale Tour is just easiest way yo visit this natural beauty on a day trip from Altinkum. Pamukkale is one of Turkey’s most known attractions and a well-known spot for those wishing to enjoy the therapeutic benefits of the area’s thermal springs. Holiday makers in Didim are able to visit this outstanding spa-like resort with a full day excursion.
Didim Pamukkale Tour takes place every Saturday and is an ideal activity to couples, solo travellers and families. This particular experience includes also some visits to other nearby places of interest such as an ancient city and other well-known thermal springs.
On the day of the excursion, a modern and comfortable bus will pick you up from the hotel in Didim. A professional tour guide will welcome you who will be responsible for your safety and comfort during this excursion. After almost 90 minutes of road trip, a short break will be offered in order to enjoy a healthy and tasty breakfast. Then then bus will continue for another 90 minutes towards Pamukkale.
Upon arrival, you will be impressed by the beauty and grace of this natural wonder. In fact, Pamukkale is also known as the Cotton Castle. This is because it is a white-washed mountain with naturally-shaped terraces. In these terraces, water from the thermal springs runs creating a spectacular setting. Cotton Castle is listed as UNESCO Cultural Heritage sight and scientists believe that the terraces begun to be formed 14000 years ago. Participants are allowed during this stop to walk around and observe this imposing natural wonder, swim into the infamous terraces or snap some spectacular photos.
Another stop will take place at the nearby ancient city of Hierapolis. This city used to be a spiritual and healing centre during antiquity due to the existence of thermal springs. The tour guide will explain the history of this location while you walk around and admire the ruins and the structures. Hierapolis is known for its ancient theatre and the necropolis. During your time there, those who are interested can enjoy swimming into a thermal spring known as the Cleopatra’s Pool. It must be noted that, entrance to the pool comes at an extra cost.
The last stop of this interesting exploration will take place at a nearby local restaurant. There, participants can enjoy a delicious open buffet with multiple options. The lunch break will be also a great opportunity to relax and enjoy your time before returning back to Didim. Once the lunch is over, participants will enjoy a 3-hour road trip back. Arrival to hotel is expected during the afternoon.
If you like to visit Pamukkale in the early morning hours, please also check 2 Days Tour from Didim.
Visit one of the most imposing and known spots of Turkey and immerse yourself into the therapeutic benefits of thermal springs. Our Didim Pamukkale Tour offers a truly exceptional opportunity to visitors to admire nature at its finest. This excursion takes place every Saturday and includes visits to the infamous Cotton Castle and the ancient city of Hierapolis. Pamukkale is known as one of the most known spas of the antiquity and has long been served as a healing and spiritual centre. Nowadays, is a UNESCO Sight of Cultural Heritage and attracts thousands of visitors every year who wish to experience its flawless and unique atmosphere.
Pick Up: Participation in this excursion includes a two-way transportation service from and to your place of accommodation. Thus, during the morning, a fully air conditioned and modern bus will pick you up from your hotel. Participants are instructed to be ready on time in order to avoid any delays.
Road Trip: A professional tour guide will welcome participants in the bus and then a road trip follows. The road trip will have an approximate duration of 3 hours until we reach Pamukkale. However, a short break will be offered in the middle of the distance. During this break, you may enjoy a delicious breakfast at an extra cost.
Pamukalle is the first stop of this full day excursion. The spot is also known as Cotton Castle because it is a white-washed mountain. The most interesting part is that the mountain has naturally shaped terraces with thermal water. The scenery is truly imposing and beautiful. During your visit in Pamukkale, you may walk around to admire the beauty of this mountain or enjoy the therapeutic benefits of the thermal springs. Do not forget to snap some photos of the Cotton Castle!
Hierapolis Ancient City: The tour guide will then guide you towards a nearby ancient city, called Hierapolis. Back in antiquity, this city was known as a healing and spiritual centre due to the beneficial thermal waters of the area. There, you may observe several structures, includes the necropolis and the ancient theatre.
Lunch: Upon finishing the last visit, a lunch break follows. The meal will be served in a local restaurant close to Pamukkale and includes an open buffet. This would be the perfect chance to relax before the return road trip.
Return Return to hotels is scheduled during the afternoon. The road trip will have an approximate duration of three hours. Upon arrival you will be full of great memories from this full day excursion.