Have a BATH at Hierapolis-Pamukkale
This World Heritage site has welcomed countless of travelers for thousands of years. Pamukkale translated means 'cotton castle'. A visitor may expect an imposing fortress, but then you will be delighted to find that Pamukkale is a collection of springs.
Pamukkale are white terraces formed through carbonate minerals, and the flowing water shaped it. A view from afar would show one a series of natural terraces which cascade to different levels. An ultimate indulgence would be lazing in one of the springs while enjoying the view from the terrace. More than being picturesque, the Pamukkale provides great benefits to those who swim in the pool. Calcium bicarbonate sediments are abundant in the pools, thus allowing the swimmers to rejuvenate themselves with the health benefits of a dip.
- Pamukkale is somewhat like a natural health spa, as the water is said to be a cure against rheumatism and asthma. The water also offers benefits to the eyes and skin. .
-The waters emerge from the hot spring at a temperature of about 33°