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Pamukkale Thermal Pools

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Address: Pamukkale, Turkey
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A natural wonder

It is worth visiting Pamukkale - despite the crowds in the summer and the fact that it is less beautiful than in brochure pictures! Despite the crowds, the pools are easily... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It is worth visiting Pamukkale - despite the crowds in the summer and the fact that it is less beautiful than in brochure pictures! Despite the crowds, the pools are easily accessible and they are beautiful and fun to paddle/sit in. The only thing I'd say is that I wouldn't recommend going on a coach tour. We did that from... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

How spectacular we loved the Pools and spent some time there in the warm water. Great experience and one of our highlights in Turkey

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Internet definitely gives you much better picture, kinda far from reality. And it's not worth going when it's hot, cause you can't walk around much to see the ancient city. The Cleopatra's pool and Pammukkale are too crowded. And you have to pay additional 32 lira to swim in the pool. And NEVER use ANEX tour operator. It was the... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Totally amazing set of mineral deposits where one can wade through warm spring water in 'snow' like surroundings.

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The white pools and the antique pool at the top are once in a lifetime experience. The feeling of swimming in a pool full of historical artifacts and healing water was amazing. Climbing up and down the white hill was another incredible story. Go see for yourself.

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Dalian, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a must visit and see experience if you're going to tour Turkey. The surrounding city ruins and layout over this volcanic area is breathtaking! If you have enough time, dip into Cleopatra's bath, then go to the pools that look over the valley. You'll not regret this experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely breathtaking. Nothing like it in the world!!! My advice is to go later in the afternoon (4pm ish) it is not as hot or as busy! Still warm enough t get into the thermal spas. I stayed for sunset and it was incredible.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The photos on line and in the resorts are nothing like the real thing, there are a few man made pools with water in, From a distance there are nice to look at and just like snow on the hillside. What you are not told is that it’s another £32 TL to swim in the spar pool (also man made),... More 

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Astoria, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Not sure why people are griping about this place. No, the pools aren't full of crystal clear swimming water. The pools have natural clay/mud looking stuff which kicks up when people walk on it. Didn't bother me. This whole area is absolutely amazing. As you go further up, there are additional pools that people are not allowed near, allowing untouched... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pamukkale and Hierapolis are very close to each other. 3-4 hours enough for both. You have to see the sunset at Pamukkale.

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