Paragliding over Pamukkale to see the beautiful white terraces from the sky (if weather permits)
Unesco World Heritage Site: the ancient city of Hierapolis and its travertine terraces.
The world’s best preserved ancient cemetery and examples of various burial practices of different cultures.
The ancient city of Laodicea – the new Ephesus of Turkey.
Aphrodite’s sacred city: Aphrodisias
One of the best preserved ancient stadiums of the world – The Stadium of Aphrodisias.
Accomodation at Richmond-Pamukkale Thermal Spa Hotel.
A short breakfast break en route to Aphrodisias
Ara Güler’s photograph expedition on Aphrodisias’ discovery, archeologist Prof. Kenan Erim’s Sculpture Museum containing some of the best preserved and most elegant examples of ancient sculpture and the ancient city of Aphrodisias – one of the most impressive ancient sites of Turkey. We will be spending approximately 3 hours in this site.
Lunch break with a rich local menu.
1,5 hour drive to Pamukkale Richmond Thermal Spa Hotel.
Free time to enjoy the spa.
Dinner at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Hierapolis – a Unesco World Heritage Site.
A tour of the fascinating ancient city of Hierapolis accompanied by a professional archaeologist tour guide including the world’s best preserved ancient cemetery, public spaces, the ancient theater with a magnificent view and the ancient thermal pool
Walking on the travertines (The water in the travertine pools is warm year-round)
Lunch at a local pancake (gözleme) café.
A tour of the ancient city of Laodicea known as the new Ephesus of Turkey, accompanied by a professional archaeologist tour guide
A chance to see the travertines and sunset from the sky if weather permits (paragliding activity)