Would you like to diversify your vacation in Belek and see the “Turkish Maldives” and the unique white travertine reservoirs of Pamukkale? Then the day tour from Belek Salda Lake & Pamukkale Tour is the perfect solution for your vacation!
You will spend an unforgettable day in unique places not only in Turkey but all over the planet.
You will be lucky to visit an incredibly beautiful place of untouched nature – on the Salda Lake with crystal clear water and snow-white sandy beaches, surrounded by a fascinating mountain landscape. The lake is famous for the hydromagnesite mineral in its waters, which gives the water a sweet taste and has medicinal properties.
You will visit a truly unique place consisting of beautiful landscape and spa, because not only the water of Lake Salda has healing properties, but also the clay of its shores saturated with magnesium.
You will also visit the holy city of Hierapolis. You will be amazed by the majesty of the temples of ancient gods, Turkey’s third largest amphitheater with breathtaking acoustics, the ruins of a once great city and a necropolis with mausoleums and sarcophagi stretching over 2 km.
You will be amazed by the natural wonder of the world – Pamukkale – a cotton castle known for its thermal springs and snow-white slopes with mineral deposits that can be mistaken for snowdrifts. You can take unforgettable photos against the backdrop of a unique landscape. After all, Pamukkale and the ancient city of Hierapolis are a natural and cultural UNESCO World Heritage Site.
You will have the opportunity to visit the famous Cleopatra Pool – a kind of natural outdoor whirlpool surrounded by beautiful landscape.
You will spend a truly unforgettable day full of joy and only positive emotions with Belek Salda Lake & Pamukkale Tour (No-Shopping), with health benefits for you and your family. Natural attractions always resonate in the hearts of tourists. You will surely want to come back here again and again.
|📅 Tour Days:
|⏱️ Tour Hours:
|Between 4:00 AM – 8:00 PM
|✔️ Tour Includes:
|Belek Hotels Transfer, guiding Service, Insurance
|📌 Tour Highlights:
|Fully immersive cultural and historical excursion, Visit two sites of importance in one day, Comfortable travel and value for money, See the ‘Maldives’ of Türkiye
Belek Salda Lake and Pamukkale Tour price is 30 Euro for adults, 15 Euro for children from 3 to 7 years old and free for children under 3 years old.
Please note that we have ‘no hidden costs’
Salda & Pamukkale Package Price: 30 €
Your day begins with a convenient pickup from your hotel at approximately 5:30 AM and a break for breakfast in Korkuteli. At 10:00 AM you will arrive near Pamukkale and Hierapolis where you will spend an unforgettable time of 1.5 hours in ancient Hierapolis accompanied by an English speaking guide.
In Pamukkale, you will have 2 hours and 15 minutes of free time to choose your own entertainment – enjoy Cleopatra’s pool, sit in a cafe with a cup of coffee, enjoy the local scenery or go to the travertines.
Next, a hearty lunch awaits you at a local restaurant serving delicious Turkish cuisine. Then drive to Lake Salda where you can swim for an hour in the clear blue waters of the lake. On the way back to Belek, in the late afternoon, dinner will take place in Korkuteli, from where you will go directly to the hotel. Around 20:30 you are already there.
Comfort break Korkuteli, a district of Antalya province . In ancient times there was a mountain fortress. Enjoy the mountain scenery and the view of the Mediterranean Sea at breakfast.
After breakfast continue your journey to Pamukkale. Your excursion begins with a visit to the amazing Pamukkale travertines. They are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Nowhere else on earth is there such an amazing place.
You can walk barefoot in the turquoise waters of the hot springs located in the white limestone reservoirs. From afar, the springs look like snow-covered distances – a true wonder of nature. People come here to improve their health and see unique landscapes that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
Further along the route, you will find yourself in the ancient city of Hierapolis and see this man-made wonder with your own eyes. This city has also been included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
You enter this city through the famous Domitian Gate, built in the 1st century. See the preserved walls and columns of residential buildings, temples, fountains, and even aqueduct arches.
You will be amazed by the largest monument – an impressive necropolis with mausoleums and sarcophagi. In those days, the rich nobility dreamed of being immortalized in these holy lands.
And also in the city there is another significant attraction – a huge bowl of the Roman theater, which once held up to 12,000 spectators. You can make an incredibly beautiful photo shoot in the Roman theater, the footage of which will decorate your Instagram and Facebook profiles for a long time.
Write to us in the following chats and we will help you organize a unique photo session in a huge old theater.
You will have 2 hours and 15 minutes of free time to spend at your own discretion – take a hundred pictures in travertine with turquoise water, walk the cobbled streets of Hierapolis again and enjoy Cleopatra’s natural whirlpool with mineral turquoise water , the temperature of which is + 36 * C all year round, surrounded by a picturesque landscape.
Cleopatra’s pool will be the place that will particularly attract you. You will definitely want to come back to Pamukkale and soak up the warm water with fine bubbles every holiday in Turkey. Swimming in Cleopatra’s pool has healing and rejuvenating effects.
There is a legend that even Cleopatra came to sunbathe in this thermal pool with warm mineral water. Most likely, about the Egyptian queen, this is just a beautiful fairy tale. But who actually actively used the hot springs were the ancient Romans. They even created something like a resort in this place, where the entire aristocracy of the empire gathered.
Ancient columns, architraves and capitals from ancient Hierapolis in the Cleopatra Pool create a special and indescribable atmosphere. You will surely feel like the ancient Romans who also bathed in Pamukkale hot springs 2000 years ago.
Then set off again and see the “Turkish Maldives” – Salda Lake with its snow-white sandy beaches, azure waters that are pleasant to the taste and wondrous clay that can be smeared with a healing effect. There are mineral deposits on the lake, similar to white sand, which have an incomparably pleasant aroma.
The Saldasee, which was formed about 2 million years ago, is considered the cleanest and deepest lake in Turkey. Its pristine beauty has been preserved and protected at the state level to this day.
The area of the lake is 44 square kilometers, the depth is 185 meters. There are picturesque mountain landscapes with evergreen forests. 110 species of birds, 4 species of rare fish and 301 species of plants live around the lake. Recently, the area of the lake was officially recognized as a national park.
You will have a truly unique opportunity to see all this unearthly beauty of the paradise corner of Turkey.
After seeing these amazing places and enjoying nature’s creations, you will be on your way again.
Belek Salda Lake & Pamukkale Tour prices are:
Adult: 30 €
Child: 15 €
The cost of Belek to Salda Lake & Pamukkale day tour includes transfer from your hotel and back, insurance & professional English speaking guide
The excursion from Belek to Salda Lake and Pamukkale is from 05:30 to 21:00. The total duration of the tour is approximately 15.5 hours.
Salda Lake and Pamukkale are 279.5 km away from Belek.
Lake Salda is a medium-sized crater lake in south-west Turkey. And it is located in the southwestern province of Burdur and is called the Maldives of Turkey because of its crystal clear turquoise waters.