What to expect during the daily Pamukkale Aphrodisias Excursion?
Looking for Pamukkale Aphrodisias Excursion that combines sightseeing, history, and culture? If you are staying in Pamukkale village, Karahayit village, or in Denizli city center you can have a wonderful time with our full-day tour.
Pamukkale Aphrodisias Day Tour offers you the opportunity to visit the sanctuary of Aphrodite. The ancient Greek goddess of love, admire the rich and long history of the area, and explore the local culture and tradition. This full-day excursion is ideal for all, but especially for couples who wish to visit sites dedicated to love. Our tours are well-planned and run all year round.
What to see during the daily Pamukkale Aphrodisias Excursion?
The Pamukkale Aphrodisias Excursion takes place every day and begins in the morning daily, including on the weekends. On the day of your excursion, we will pick you up during the morning after breakfast at your hotel in Pamukkale. For this tour, an experienced and professional tour guide will accompany you. The sanctuary is located in the Karacasu districts of Aydın and the road trip will have an approximate duration of 1:30 hours.
The first thing to visit upon arrival is the ancient city of Aphrodisias. It was dedicated to the ancient Greek goddess Aphrodite, the goddess of love, beauty, and passion. This is why the city was also known as the city of love. During your time there, you will have the opportunity to walk around this ancient city and unfold its history. More precisely, you will be able to observe the ancient agora, roman baths, the temple of Aphrodite, the theatre, the stadium, and many more.
UNESCO cultural heritage list
The city experienced two massive earthquakes during the 4th and 7th centuries, resulting in its abandonment. The tour guide will explain everything you need to know about the history and the importance of this ancient city. Aphrodisias is listed as a UNESCO site of cultural heritage due to the existence of many important and well-preserved structures.
Furthermore, other interesting sites are the ancient baths and the stadium that forms the largest we-preserved stadium in the Mediterranean. After this sightseeing, we will go for lunch that will be offered at a local restaurant.
After lunch, we drive in the direction of Buldan situated in the hillsides of the Denizli province of Turkey, close to the natural springs of the famous Pamukkale, lies the town of Buldan (pronounced bull-done).
As with many regions in Turkey, Buldan has an extensive history dating back to its settlement in 1200BC. From ancient Roman ruins to traditional practices and ways of life, Buldan is rich in culture and tradition. One of the most impressive lasting influences on Buldan’s history is the development of the town’s weaving and textile industry. After the visit to Buldan, we will transfer you back to Pamukkale, during the afternoon.
What is the daily Tour Program?
- Pick up from your hotel and full day Pamukkale Aphrodisias Tour starts.
- Visit Aphrodisias
- Lunch in a local restaurant.
- Visit Buldan
- Drive back to your hotel in Pamukkale.
What is included and excluded During the Excursion?
- Entrance Fee
- All sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
- English Tour Guide
- Excursion Transfers
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off transfers
- Lunch without Beverages
- Tips to driver and guide
- Entrance Cleopatra Pool
What other excursions can you do in Pamukkale?
- Pamukkale Airport Service
- Tandem Paragliding in Pamukkale
- Pamukkale Hot Air Balloon
- Pamukkale Wine Caves with Sunset Dinner Tour