Pamukkale 2-Day Tour from Side
Pamukkale meaning 'cotton castle' is a marvelous natural wonder, a must-see attraction in Turkey. Join this 2 day guided tour from Side to walk on the white travertines, to swim in the hot springs and discover the ruins of an ancient city Hierapolis.
Day 1: The tour starts early in the morning at around 05:30 am. The first stop will be in Korkuteli (Antalya) for the breakfast. If you will not have lunch box from the hotel, you can buy some snacks, tea, coffee there in a cafe. On the way to Pamukkale there are some other stops to make the long journey more easy and comfortable. The most close city to Pamukkale is Denizli, there you will stop to enjoy the beautiful panoramic view. Next in program is an open buffet lunch organized by your guide for an extra charge. From the restaurant it will possible to see the hill with the stunning white terraces.
On arrival to Pamukkale first discover the ruins of Hierapolis (amphitheater, city walls, bathhouses, necropolis, etc.) to learn more about the history and culture of this area. And then you can walk on the white travertines enjoying the full beauty of this natural wonder and swim in its natural pools with the hot spring water. Not far from the travertines there is an ancient pool called Cleopatra's pool, swimming there is optional and for an extra charge. When the First day program finishes, you will drive to the hotel for an overnight stay there. Dinner in hotel is included.
Day 2: Your second day will start with an open buffet breakfast in the hotel. Don't forget to take all belongings with you as we make check out from the hotel and continue the tour. You will visit the hot thermal springs near Karahayit town. You will be amazed to see there red travertines. Swimming there is optional for an extra charge. Next you will visit a mosque to learn more about the religious traditions of local people. Then comes time for shopping during visiting leather shop and onyx fabric. If you wish you can buy there something or just wait for the other tourists. On the way back to Side you will pass Denizli one more time, stop for the lunch organized by your tour guide and after drive directly till Antalya. There will be the last stop before you come back to your hotel.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Overnight accommodation
- Breakfast and dinner at the hotel
- Entrance fees to Pamukkale and Hierapolis
- Professional guide
- Entrance fee to Cleopatra's swimming pool
- Bring your swimsuit, towel, sun cream, sun hat and camera.