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Hierapolis & Pamukkale

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Address: Denizli, Turkey
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A real natural wonder

Coming here,I combined the visit of both a natural wonder and a man-made one.Only downside:it's overcrowded

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Coming here,I combined the visit of both a natural wonder and a man-made one.Only downside:it's overcrowded

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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good way to do this was a hire car from Marmaris.....the roads are good and scenic too..Parking was free on the roadside next to a lovely public park and lake at the foot of the the hill with the travertine slopes. Don't take any notice of pushy people who flag you down to buy guide books and direct you to... More 

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Litomysl, Czech Republic
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34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 out.

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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 my own personal time for almost 2.5 hours when tourist start to come from 10.30... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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127 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 just go for a paddle in the travertines. Give yourself plenty of time to explore... More 

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southern Idaho
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43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 from getting overheated. It's actually quite enjoyable. At the top is a park and a... More 

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norfolk uk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 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!!

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Ankara, Turkey
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 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 a nice temperature and lockers are included in the prize.

Thank Gennieve
Rasht, Iran
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 13, 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, which has a temperate climate for most of the year. Izmir airport is the nearest... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 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

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