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Pamukkale Thermal Pools, Pamukkale

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Take a dip in the mineral-rich waters of Pamukkale Thermal Pools, a World Heritage Site with terraces and hot springs that have retained their beauty over millenia. People have been bathing in these pools and embracing their purported health benefits for thousands of years. Visit the site to see for yourself why its name literally means "cotton castle." Explore the white terraces formed from sedimentary rock deposits of hot springs and bathe in their waters. To visit Pamukkale Thermal Pools and get the most from your holiday in Pamukkale, create itinerary details personal to you using our Pamukkale holiday planner.
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  • Can you believe they try to blame the lack of water on earthquakes, not on the vast amounts diverted to the multitude of hotels for their thermal pools! Its a good place to visit but sad when you know...  more »
  • If you want to sit at the source of the pools it is paid and outside at the calcium carbonate formations it is free. The water is lukewarm and is said to cure many diseases. Offers beautiful views, go...  more »
  • We arrived early in the morning to Pamukkale, stayed for 4-5 hours and were able to see the thermal pools and Hierapolis quietly. So if you are planning of visiting pamukkale half day is enough to see...  more »