Private tour

From Istanbul: Pamukkale Day Trip without Flights

4.3 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: Booking Guide Turkey
Private tour

From Istanbul: Pamukkale Day Trip without Flights

Activity provider: Booking Guide Turkey

From US$ 352.62 per person

Fly to Pamukkale, one of the most extraordinary sites in Turkey. Bathe in the famous terraced hot springs and explore the magnificent ancient city of Hierapollis with your private guide. Enjoy a traditional meal before flying back to Istanbul.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 17 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Your hotel in Istanbul downtown, on the European side.
Private group


  • Fly to Pamukkale and visit the thermal hot springs
  • Explore Hierapolis with a guided tour by a licensed guide
  • Experience the view over the travertine pools of the Cotton Castle
  • Taste local delicacies at a traditional restaurant
  • Enjoy private transfer from your hotel and between the airport and Pamukkale
Full description
Start your day with private transfer in the early morning to Istanbul airport and fly to Denizli Airport. Your local guide will pick you up from Denizli Cardak Airport in the morning. Then, you will be transferred to Pamukkale for your tour. Pamukkale, which means Cotton Castle in Turkish, is a unique place known for its beautiful white travertine terraces and the ancient city of Hierapolis. Pamukkale and Karahayit are also important health centers due to thermal water springs. You can also learn about the history of the ancient city of Hierapolis, while visiting landmarks, such as the amphitheater, necropolis, The Apollon Temple, and The Martyrium of St. Philip the Apostle.  Later, enjoy a traditional lunch at a restaurant. After your tour, transfer back to Denizli Airport, fly to Istanbul, and then enjoy transfer back to your hotel in Istanbul.  
  • Return Istanbul Airport transfer
  • Return Denizli Airport transfer
  • Professional licensed guide for the Pamukkale tour
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fee to Pamukkale Park
  • Entry to the Cleopatra Pool
  • Drinks during lunch
  • Istanbul - Denizli flight ticket

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • At the time of booking you must provide your full name, passport number, date of issue and expiry for all participants
  • The flight leaves early in the morning
  • Istanbul airport and Denizli Airport transfers take almost 1 hour each way
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Value for money
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Generally good but the food very battle

August 18, 2022

Exceptional transfers for comfort. Help very helpful

August 27, 2019

Start of the excursion a little late to make the most of it. Very sharp sun at noon while exploring the ruins. Adorable guide, smiling, kind, Professional

August 25, 2019

Product ID: 221991