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Revision as of 21:01, 10 July 2006

Pamukkale is in Aegean Turkey.

Get in

There are buses from nearby Denizli. Frequent mini-buses serve the village of Pamukkale in a 15min ride.

Get around

See

The travertine hot springs.
  • The petrified waterfalls/travertine are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. They are a beautiful sight.
Roman theater

The 12000 seat Roman theater should not be missed.

Do

You can walk down barefooted in the waterfalls from the village on top. The place is crowded when the tour-buses arrive.

If you stay at one of the small pensions they might give you a tour of the ruins and travertines at night.

It is worth seeing the remains of the ancient city of Aphrodisias. You can rent a van to get there.

Buy

Eat

Drink

You should tyr the turkish national drink call Ayran, which very health, and the people the region is very friendly,

Sleep

There are small family-run pensions at the village south of the travertines. Most have swimming-pools filled with the warm greenish milky water from the travertines. They also offer very delicious Turkish food.

Get out

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