Where is the ancient city of Pergamon?
The ancient city of Pergamon is located in the Aegean part of Turkey, in Izmir Province.
What is the cotton castle?
Pamukkale, meaning “cotton castle” in Turkish, is the modern name of the ancient city and healing center Hierapolis.
Can I swim in Pamukkale?
Thermal pools are not deep, so you can take a dip and spend some time sitting and relaxing in the pools. The antique pool known also as the Cleopatra’s Pool is slightly deeper and there is a fee for swimming in it.
How old is Pamukkale?
It is believed that the formation of Pamukkale started around 15 000 years ago.
What is the best time to visit Pamukkale?
The best time to visit Pamukkale is in spring and autumn (mid March to mid June and mid September to mid November). Summer is very hot in Pamukkale, and winter can be very cool and rainy.
Where is Laodicea located?
Laodicea is located in Denizli province in Turkey, very close to Pamukkale and Hierapolis.