Travel Blogs from Pamukkale, Turkey

Sort by Newest Best first

Land of cotton castles, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Land of cotton castles

A travel blog entry by christineatkins

1

... centre of learning.  There was also a spectacular theatre carved into the hillside.  Then went on to Pamukkale.  No cotton and no castles either (dunno what they were thinking when they named it) but some odd looking white ...

Turkey - Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Turkey - Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo

39

... ready and left from the hotel at about 10.00.  Originally we wanted to take a minibus functioning between the villages of Pamukkale and Karahayit, however, after 15-minute-long waiting we just gave it up and started to walk. Well, it was much ...

Who wants to be Turkey's Next Top Model ?, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Who wants to be Turkey's Next Top Model ?

A travel blog entry by travel.geek

3

... now day 5 of our Dubai Turkey trip and we are checking out from the Tatlises hotel Kusadasi to continue on our overland tour to Pamukkale.   But before go on our long journey, we stopped on a detour to a Turkish Leather factory. I was like, here ...

Antalya to Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Antalya to Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by lizmcconnell

1
10

... area. Deriving from springs in a cliff almost 200 m high overlooking the plain, calcite-laden waters have created at Pamukkale (Cotton Palace) an unreal landscape, made up of mineral forests, petrified waterfalls and a series of terraced basins. At the ...

Cotton Castles and Gozleme, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Castles and Gozleme

A travel blog entry by jono.anita87

27

... make a few quick stops for some very green looking passengers. Keiran still protests that it was a stomach bug..... Upon reaching Pamukkale we were greeted with the massive white calcium travertines that spread across the hillside. Our lunch today was at ...

Amazing natural wonder plus yet more ruins, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Amazing natural wonder plus yet more ruins

A travel blog entry by stevelegassick

71

Very cool and beautiful place! Pamukkale means "cotton castle" and it is a large series of natural pools made of white carbonate minerals travertines (terraces) from the running water, and on a big white mountain of the stuff. The water was running, but ...

Hieropolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Hieropolis

A travel blog entry by wallermark

6

Pamukkale, meaning

Pamukkale, meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish

A travel blog entry by saraphilo

74

... over the cliff edge). The Romans built a spa city Hierapolis here to harness it's healing power. There's no flight direct to Pamukkale, only limited flight from Istanbul to Denizli, the gateway to Pamukkale. The only way for us to get to Denizli from ...

"Cotton Castles"

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

5

Amazing limestone formations and thermal calcium ...

Mar 20, 2010, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Mar 20, 2010

A travel blog entry by luciagreco

37

Pamukkale: The Cotton Fortress, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale: The Cotton Fortress

A travel blog entry by travel.geek

13

... still there, and we can swin in it for a fee. Pamukkale is the favorite stop on every backpacker’s trip to Turkey. Travellers would stay in Pamukkale Town’s small hotels; bask in the warm mineral water of the pool. When we arrived there I ...

The White Cliffs of ... Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The White Cliffs of ... Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell

2
9

A driving morning from Marmaris to Pamukkale. The road route through the mountains was so rugged that we could have been in British Columbia! A massive spend on the road through here, though some of the design has been shortcut with severe washouts in ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by scatabout

... of the units have been sold.      After our lunch stop we went to visit the terraces of Pamukkale which are white limestone terraces like the pink and white terraces that were at Lake Tarawera.       ...

Pammukale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pammukale

A travel blog entry by biddy_travel

Arrived ın Pammukale and was eager to explorethe famous calcium pools I had readso much about.  It dıdnt disappoint!  You can check out my photos on facebook although they don't do it any justice. Behind the thermal pools you can see the ...

More Freaking Ruins !, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

More Freaking Ruins !

A travel blog entry by tredders

33

Twas a long day on the bus today, we skipped lunch stop and just had a quick brunch at a place where the speciality was Homemade Yoghurt with honey & walnuts.  I had a chicken stew with rice instead.. The old man owner of the place waltzed ...

Pamucak - Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamucak - Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by antonunterwegs

16

... unserem Weg nach Göreme. Werden aber sicher auf der Hälfte der Strecke ein Buschcamp aufschlagen. Erster Stopp ist Pamukkale mit seinen wunderschönen Kalksteinterrassen, wo wir 2 Stunden verbringen und zu Mittag essen. Kaufen Gemüse und Fleisch auf ...

Day 20: Selcuk to Oludeniz via Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 20: Selcuk to Oludeniz via Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by 2walkingabout

8

Short story ;) we got up early and headed inland to Pamukkale - famous for its intricate series of calcite shelves in which you can paddle and crowned by Hierapolis, an ancient Roman city and healing centre. We'd been here before with dad so we decided to ...

White terrace, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

White terrace

A travel blog entry by zehratours

4

Gorgeouswe ...

Kusadasi - Pumukkale - Bodrum (all by bus), Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi - Pumukkale - Bodrum (all by bus)

A travel blog entry by phh

3

Hot 4 hour drive from Kusadasi to the warm pools of Pamukkale. If you stop briefly in Denizli (no place for a tourist) beware the icy milky fountain drinks at the bus station (Otogar) - it's 'aran' - a salted thinned yogurt (which is very good to prevent ...

Day 22 - Denizli - Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 22 - Denizli - Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by wazinturkey_13

12

Our day started with a visit to a large city of ruins, Pamukkale, which is located about 20mims outside of Denizli. The city is approx. 800ha and consists of natural hot springs, walls covered in lime, ruins of cathedrals, walk ways, 2 theatres, ...

the cotton castle, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

the cotton castle

A travel blog entry by satterwhitenp

5

Pamukale, the word for cotton castle in Turkish is located in SW Turkey.  It is comprised of hot springs and travertines which are terraces made by warm water that is supersaturated by calcite.  It was believed to have healing powers by the ...

Pamukkale - One Of The Wonders Of The World., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale - One Of The Wonders Of The World.

A travel blog entry by shukhrat

By Shukhrat Khakimov  In Turkey, said: "Who has not seen Pamukkale, Turkey is not seen." Pamukkale - outlandish natural phenomenon Ierapolisa. The name "Pamukkale" is translated from Turkish means "Cotton Castle" which is surprisingly consistent with ...

Whıte Terraces, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Whıte Terraces

A travel blog entry by mandibristar

17

Today we travelled to the Pamukkale and saw ıt,s Whıte terraces. They were just breath takıng. An gave us both an ınsıght ın to what our own Pınk and Whıte Terraces must have looked lıke befor Tarawera ...

Turkish Cats, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Turkish Cats

A travel blog entry by manylives

2
4

... week, we flew down to a town called Denzili, which was 1.5 hours SW of Istanbul. We stayed the night in a town called Pamukkale which is very touristy. We visited a natural site called Pamukkale which was very worth it. It is a huge mountain of white ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by lonnie24

4

We travelled inland to Pamukkale, which is the Turkish word for cotton. There was a major earthquake in the 2nd century BC, which resulted in fissures producing hot water springs. As it flowed off the mountainside adjacent to an ancient city called ...

Mud Baths and Thermal Spa indulgence, Sarayköy, Turkey travel blog

Mud Baths and Thermal Spa indulgence

A travel blog entry by mjprince9

9

After a day of driving and fig eating, we decided to stop at a Thermal Spa and mud bath resort since it had been so long since our last treatment (1 day). We enjoyed the 40's C degree heat and the even hotter thermal baths, but the best part was covering ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by rhibeez

... Tom was wıth us stıll after we had been shadowıng each others trıp from ıstanbul to Goreme to Olympos and fınally to Pamukkale too. We all clımbed the Travertınes (the famous terraced whıte pools you see on postcards whıch are made from calcıum ...

Sunset at Pammukale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Sunset at Pammukale

A travel blog entry by josh_bishop

1

Checked out the white terraces with maco Mel. Entry was about 20 tl. Natural white limestone cliff with warm water springs on the terraces, amazing. Walked around the ruins and waited for the ...

Pamukkale in TURKEY, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale in TURKEY

A travel blog entry by rtvegan

12

Amazing ...

Looks like snow, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Looks like snow

A travel blog entry by annrowberg

7

After a long ride through the mountains again we arrived in Pamukkale in time for a late lunch.  It is really hot here!   We could see the hillside of Travertines (calcium carbonate) that developed over 10000 years, depositing the calcium down ...

Sort by Newest Best first