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Pamukkale Thermal Pools

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Address: 170 km (105 mi) from Selcuk on Route E87, Pamukkale, Turkey
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Extraordinary Pamukkale

A great place you see nowhere else. In the Middle of nowhere stands this enormous White calcareous mountain surrounded in the same site by Hierapolis stadium and other ruins. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Linda C
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited over 25 years ago and now returned to show our daughter . Not as impressive as last time as they have diverted the water away from the pools so it no longer cascades from one pool to another . Not sure why . It's still amazing . Very hot though better to visit first or last thing and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had seen pictures of Pamukkale travertine terraces with flowing blue waters and was so excited to visit it. I could not believe what I saw and wish that I read reviews before driving there. Pamukkale travertine terraces are completely dried up now because the water is being diverted. Only two smalls terrace levels were filled with water (below the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A great place you see nowhere else. In the Middle of nowhere stands this enormous White calcareous mountain surrounded in the same site by Hierapolis stadium and other ruins. The entrance is charged 40 TL. The site can be done on one day. I recommand the North Gate reachable by car because you arrive on the top of Pamukkale with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a cool experience and if you're spending the time to go there for this one attraction, you should try to make a full day of it. Spend a couple of hours going up and dipping in the pools, then relax a bit at the top at the cafe, then visit the ancient ruins of Hierapolis.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Is this real or not?!! I could not believe this natural phenomena until I went there and stepped into this fantasy land. It is like out of a Lord of the rings scene ....simply stunning. It took 3 hours by Pullman to get there from Oludeniz. We stopped for breakfast on the way. When we got there it was soooo... More 

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Thank Xena1982
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really beautiful view. You can walk on the slopes, however, i didn't, but it seemed fun. Also there's a park surrounding it.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is must see excursion before leaving Turkey. It looked like a snow-capped mountain with natural calcium mineral spring waters flowing down from the peaks. I recommend bringing a bag to put your shoes/sandals and towel. It is best to wear bathing suits upon arrival.

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Prilep, Republic of Macedonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

In photos it is unbelievable and when you arrive it is more so! I recommend booking a trip with a longer stay in Pamukkale because you will enjoy it so much you wouldn't want to leave. The pools are so warm and inviting, and the white mountain so mesmerizing it's magical. When you think it couldn't get better you reach... More 

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Thank tammy_loz89
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is incredible!! The natural pools formed are beautiful. Seeing the white mountain from the distance makes you wanna be there for longer... Just for the view... On top of that, you get to visit pretty well kept ruins and you see the whole valley from there... Seriously, it's worth every penny.

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Thank Anamaria U
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited with my adult daughter whilst on holiday in Ovacik. The trip was booked through Thompson. We arrived around 11am and the temperature was 45 degrees ! I had visited Pamukkale with my husband around 10 years before and it had certainly changed. There is a coach park and modern entrance/ticket office. A few souvenir and ice cream shops. Once... More 

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