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Pamukkale Thermal Pools

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Address: Pamukkale, Turkey
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Really cool spot

Water levels seem to vary by season, so when we went in February a lot of dried up. Apparently there is an issue with hotels taking thermal water to use in their pools. That being... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I saw a lot of pictures on internet about Pamukkale and they're beautiful. White terraces with beautiful blue water. I made my trip and when i came and see the terraces they haven't water and look not so good. So disappointed

Thank Juan Camilo M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Water levels seem to vary by season, so when we went in February a lot of dried up. Apparently there is an issue with hotels taking thermal water to use in their pools. That being said, still a pretty epic day, watched the sunset which was spectacular, and just walking around the steps and around the top was one of... More 

Thank Kevin D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was one of my childhood place to visit one day and yes.. It is still as picture i saw when i was little kid. Wondering how and why and after well explanation from local Tourist Guide here you going to love this place. Believe of its water healing power and you may walk thru at some area. Its so beautiful... More 

Thank Zues1020
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From afar it looks like it is snow clad. The hot water cascading down the terraces is just fantastic to watch.Must dip your feet into this pleasant hot water.

Thank IbnbatutaEngland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Dünyada böyle başka bir güzellik bulumazsınız.Eğer ilk ziyaretinizi yapacak iseniz mutlaka yaz aylarını seçin,terliklerinizi unutmayın,güneş gözlüğünüzü unutmayın,müze kartınızı unutmayın.Travertenlerin sonunda hierapolis antik kentini gezmek için sıcağın altında bayağa bir yürümeniz gerekiyor.yürümek istemiyorsanız elektrikli bisiklet ile turlayabilirsiniz.fakat 10dk turdan 100tl istiyorlar 1-2 grup bir araya gelip kiralarsanız uygun düşebilir.gezinin sonunda antik havuzda yüzüp (50 tl) ardından çay içip rahatlar manzaranın keyfini... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The water is warm. Take off your shoes (most people just drop them off nearby) and do some wading. There are also lockers available somewhere nearby.

Thank Tania S
Oakville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the largest deposit of travertine I've visited anywhere. And unlike Mammoth Hot Springs in the US, you can walk on it and wade in the pools, which are several feet deep. (bare feet only for walking into the area). They guide the incoming hot spring water over different areas of the deposit in sequence to keep the buildup... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a bus trip to visit this place and was amazed at the sight of it. Spent about 5 hours exploring the ruins and amphitheatre and went for a swim in the thermal pools. Highly recommend.

Thank alikarste
Semnan, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there two years ago , this is unique place that you can't find any other place expect Iran and turkey .its around 800 Meters walking up to the top pf this beautiful place , you should take off your shoes because shose maybe damage limey land . the weather was so cold when i was there i used... More 

Thank Mohammad D
Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Pamukkale and Big Hierapolis, Very beautiful place, a "must go" in you live time. I went twice, I paid the supplement to use and swim in the Antique Pool, also called Cleopatra's Pool. The water is so clear, a memorable experience. It is not too hot. As for the ruins around, they are big, you can freely walk for... More 

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