Group Type
Group Tour
Max People
15 Hours
Pick Up
By Bus

Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer

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The tour to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer is unique in that it combines visits to ancient architectural monuments and unique creations of nature, educational excursions and health improvement at the best resorts in the country, active leisure and calm contemplation of the picturesque regions of Turkey.

An excursion to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer is just such a tour, during which you will see unique miraculous masterpieces – the legendary snow-white terraces of the Cotton Castle, the emerald waters of the cleanest mountain lake Salda in Turkey, Cleopatra’s mineral pools spread among cedar groves.

While relaxing in a Mediterranean resort, it is worth giving up a relaxing beach holiday or visiting entertainment centers for a day to see the real treasures of the rich Turkish nature.

A one-day trip to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer will make an indelible impression on you, diversify your vacation with interesting events and new discoveries, open the veil of secrets of ancient cities and introduce you to ancient myths and legends.

A trip to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer will appeal to both adults and children, and inquisitive adventurers and connoisseurs of pristine nature, and lovers of outdoor activities and admirers of a healthy lifestyle.

During the tour to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer, you will spend time with benefits for body and soul, you will have the opportunity to wander through the unique natural travertines of Pamukkale, explore the ruins of ancient Hierapolis, improve your health at the famous healing resort of Salda and swim in the rejuvenating waters of Cleopatra’s pools .

You will not only see the most popular monuments of history and architecture and creations of nature included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, but also learn how the local population prefers to relax, get acquainted with the peculiarities of Turkish life and culture.

Tour program “Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer”

Tour program “Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer” is incredibly rich, even before dawn on a comfortable bus you will start your journey inland to the province of Denizli, where on a snow-white hill there are natural pools unique in composition, which have no analogues anywhere in the world.

The total journey takes about 3.5 hours, but you will make several rest stops along the way. In the most beautiful places on the route, you will have the opportunity to admire high cliffs and mountain slopes, panoramic views of endless valleys and gorges, canyons and coniferous forests.

On the terrace of a cozy restaurant with a view of the mighty mountains, you can enjoy a traditional Turkish breakfast – freshly baked gozleme and fragrant poach buns, homemade cheeses and local olives, jams and spicy sujuk.

In the middle of the way, 180 kilometers from Kemer, you will have a rest on the picturesque Salda Lake, which the locals call nothing but the Turkish Maldives. Here you can enjoy the extraordinary picturesque landscapes, the purest jade water, take spectacular photos, take healing mud baths.

After resting and gaining strength, you will continue your way to the “Cotton Castle” and the ancient city of Hierapolis. In Pamukkale, you will have enough time to walk barefoot on the snow-white slopes, walk the streets and squares of the ancient settlement, touch the ruins of chapels and the amphitheater, plunge into the atmosphere of the majestic era of the Roman emperors.

At the end of the walk, you will be able to relieve fatigue in natural reservoirs filled with healing mineral water from mountain springs, breathe in the air filled with the aromas of pine needles and juniper, enjoy the magical landscapes of the surrounding green slopes and flowering gardens.

On a trip to Pamukkale and Salda Lake from Kemer, you will stop for lunch and dinner in the most beautiful parts of the area, taste authentic Turkish cuisine, drink strong tea or aromatic coffee, share your impressions and feelings. In the evening the bus will take you to Kemer, and for a long time you will remember with nostalgia the exciting journey to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer.

Salda Lake – Turkish Maldives

Salda volcanic lake is known as a local health resort, the therapeutic clay on its shores is used to treat many dermatological diseases, and sanatoriums and health resorts are located in the vicinity. Locals come here for the weekend, have picnics and family tea parties, swim and sunbathe, relax in the shade of perennial oaks and participate in beach sports.

Lake Salda is one of the most popular locations for video filming and photo shoots, turquoise waters, green shores and sandy beaches have long been chosen by artists and directors, modern photographers and models.

Pamukkale travertines

Pamukkale is a visiting card of Turkey and one of the most visited tourist destinations. Everyone has seen a snow-white mountain slope with natural reservoirs located on it more than once on the pages of tourist and geographical publications.

The cascade of travertine was formed over many centuries due to complex natural processes, the calcium-enriched waters of mountain springs flowed down the slopes, gradually covering them with a white coating, as a result of which the hill became like a flowering cotton field. Currently, the geothermal springs of Pamukkale are under the protection of the world organization UNESCO and are the only ones in the world.


Ruins of Hierapolis

The healing properties of local springs were known back in the days of the Roman Empire, it was then that a resort popular among the ancient elite was built in the vicinity – Hierapolis, the city had everything for a comfortable pastime and residence – market squares and temples, fortresses and baths, Nicropolis and a huge amphitheater.

Walking along the winding streets and wide squares, looking at the columns and arches, one involuntarily transports oneself to the times of bloody wars and heroic battles, spectacular gladiator fights and theatrical performances, lively street trading and palace coups.

Ancient crypts and sarcophagi, the ruins of the Temple of Apollo and Plutonium, city gates and colonnades – everything here reminds of the great era of the centuries-old rule of the Roman Empire.

Antique Amphitheater

The main arena of Hierapolis is a huge amphitheater designed for 10,000 spectators, built in accordance with the classical rules – luxurious lodges for the nobility were located on the upper tiers, courtiers of the lower classes occupied the lower rows, and below there were utility rooms, cages with wild animals, rooms for athletes and artists.

The ancient amphitheater of Hierapolis is the largest in the territory of modern Turkey and is carefully protected by the government of the country as the oldest monument of ancient history and architecture.


Cleopatra’s pool

The excursion program of the tour to Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer ends in the Cleopatra pools, famous for their miraculous mineral waters. According to legend, the Egyptian queen owes her unfading beauty and youth to them.

You can check the veracity of the myth personally by swimming in cool crystal clear natural reservoirs. A visit to the pools has a positive effect not only on the body, but also on the general condition of the body, the surrounding cedar forests purify the air and fill it with freshness, and indescribably picturesque views delight the eye, give harmony and peace.

Standart Package

  • Hotel Pick Up and Drop Off
  • English speaking guide
  • Insurance
  • Lunch
  • Entrance of Salda Lake

All Inclusive Package

  • Hotel Pick Up and Drop Off
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance ticket to Pamukkale and Hierapolis
  • Entrance of Salda Lake
  • Lunch
  • Insurance
€ 60

You can bring a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses.
Also swimwear in case you swim in an antique pool

Is it possible to swim in Salda Lake?

The swimming season is open on Lake Salda from June to mid-September. But when swimming, you must follow the rules, as a result, this is a lake, and in some places it is swampy.

How much is Pamukkale and lake Salda from Kemer?

Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer per person €30.

What is included in the price of Pamukkale and lake Salda from Kemer?

  • Transfer from / to the hotel
  • Entrance ticket to Pamukkale
  • English speaking guide
  • Insurance
  • Ticket to Lake Salda

Where is Cleopatra's pool located?

Cleopatra’s pool is located in Pamukkale. You can also see Cleopatra’s pool by taking a tour of Pamukkale and Lake Salda from Kemer.

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