Turunc Pamukkale Tour invites you to breathtaking landscape made by mineral forests in Turkey. Local people named this place as Cotton Castle, beacuse it is astonishingly beautiful and as white as cotton fields. If you’ve decided to spend your vacation in the lovely town of Turunc, there are a few places that are must-see while you’re here, and Pamukkale should be on the top of that list.
The bus tour to Pamukkale starts with a free pick-up from your accommodation in Turunc, followed by a pleasant drive to the city of Mugla, where we will have a delectable open buffet breakfast in a local restaurant. After the breakfast, we will take a cozy two hour bus trip to Pamukkale. During this comfy drive our professional English-speaking guide will inform you about our destination and its most important features.
Once we arrive to Pamukkale, we will take a walk through the glorious Hierapolis. This great ancient city was built on top of hot springs. These springs were once spa, and the ruins of the baths are still visible and stunningly beautiful. Visits to some magnificent temples and Greek monuments, such as the Theatre, Temple of Apolla and some more, are always included in this tour. You will get to see a major part of the basis, on which one of the biggest and most powerful empires in the history of the world was created.
Pamukkale is one of a kind phenomenon. It is a place where natural miracle and creativity and talent of a man came together and made something innovative and fantastic. You will get to walk on gorgeous white travertines, and take a marvelous swim in the antique Roman pool, where the water is always warm and pleasant at 36 degrees celcius.
Once this fascinating tour through ancient past ends, we will take a short bus drive to the charming Village of Pamukkale. There we will have a delicious open buffet lunch in a local restaurant. .
Afterwards, we will visit the amazing Onyx workshop, where this high quality stone, rich with minerals is processed. Once this awesome tour is over, our driver will take you to Marmaris bus station, where you can catch a dolmus back to Turunc.
If you want to take a walk back through history and learn some magnificent facts while having fun at the same time, Turunc Pamukkale Tour is just what you need.
We will leave Turunc early in the morning, and we will have our first break in the province of Mugla. There we will have a tasty breakfast in a charming little restaurant. Breakfast will include a complementary hot drinks like tea & coffee. This delectable meal is free of extra charge, because it is already included in Turunc Pamukkale Tour price.
Comfort Break: You will travel in our comfortable and spacious busses equipped with air-conditioning systems and cozy and safe seats. We will try to make this lengthy drive to Pamukkale relaxing and convenient, so we will be having one 30-minute break in Denizli. In Denizli you will be able to use the restrooms and freshen up, before we continue with our journey to Pamukkale.
Visiting Pamukkale: We will be at Pamukkale for three hours. You will get to the chance to take a stroll through the ancient city of Hierapolis and hear some thrilling stories about its glorious history. Our English-speaking and well-informed guides will tell you all about this fascinating site and its history and mythology. You will also visit the captivating white travertines, a unique natural phenomenon formed by calcified waterfalls. These magnificent terraces look like they have been magically frozen or turned into salt like in the ancient myths. You can also take a swim in the gorgeous thermal pools, one of which is the popular Cleopatra’s pool.
Open Buffet Lunch: After our visit to Pamukkale, we will have a delicious open buffet lunch in a modern local restaurant. Lunch starts with a cold appetizer, followed by a main course, and in the end, you will get to taste some famous Turkish sweets and some fresh fruit. Lunch is included in the primary tour price.
Arriving Back to Turunc:Once we arrive back to Marmaris, our driver will take you to the bus station, where you can catch the next dolmus back to Turunc.
We went to Pamukkale from Turunc with a company called Excursion Mania after cross referencing several companies and they did not disappoint. The pickup was spot on time with a Mercedes minibus, upon our arrival to Marmaris, we were transferred to a big comfortable tour bus.
The journey was easy and very comfortable, the drive was about 3 hours to go there, and 3 hours back. The tour guide gave us 4 hours free time at the site. We had plenty of time to walk on the white cliffs and visited Hierapolis also Cleopatra’s Pool .
It was an absolutely amazing day trip and even though we got plenty of time in Pamukkale, I would like to visit this place again and spend more time. A must national park to visit that I would highly recommend.
A must national park to visit that I would