Pamukkale is the center of natural thermal spring waters with healing properties. Due to the chemical properties in the water, pure white colored travertine’s and stepped water terraces have been formed on the mountain slope. Because of the resemblance to cotton piles, it is called as 'Cotton Castle' in Turkish.
You can visit the travertine and the ancient city of Hierapolis which has the biggest Necropolis with 1200 gravestones in Anatolia. The sacred pool is one of the highlights of the site as well.
There are also world famous Cleopatra’s pool in which water is 36 C°- 57 C°, and its inside bicarbonate, carbon dioxide, and sulphide. Up to the researches, Cleopatra’s pool water is good for heart diseases, rheumatism, eye and skin diseases, rickets, nervous disorders, atherosclerosis, nervous blood pressure, and physical exhaustion circulatory problems also it is good for digestive maladies to drink water.
TTG Travel (Turkey Travel Group) offers best combined tour option to explore Pamukkale (Travertine) and Hierapolis antique city and Ephesus antique city;
- 2 Days 1 Night Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour from Istanbul by Plane
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