- Things to do in Denizli
Denizli, which is a passage between the Aegean and Mediterranean regions, has land in both regions. Denizli, which is the fifteenth largest city center of Turkey, has a population of approximately 1 million. In our region famous for its rooster, Pamukkale is one of the symbols of the city.
Here are the 5 best things that you can do in Denizli
You can visit Pamukkale Travertines. Pamukkale Travertines, located 18 km from the center of Denizli, has a natural beauty that amazes people. I guess we are not mistaken if we say that it is one of the places that are known by everyone and must be visited. The travertines, which are flooded by millions of people every year, are a magnificent place with their cotton-like appearance and natural formation. So it shouldn’t be surprised that it is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List! Pamukkale Travertines, which appeal to our soul with its image and healing waters, should definitely be on the list of places to visit in Denizli! This place, which is the subject of different legends, is almost a tourism paradise.
Cleopatra Pool is located in Hierapolis Ancient City, which is right next to Pamukkale Travertines. The ancient pool, which is famous for its story as well as its formation, provides the opportunity to swim in both summer and winter with its 36 degrees water temperature. The pool, which is a 2300-year-old heritage from Rome, also manages to be included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Throughout history, many people have come to the pool, which is formed by a natural formation, to find cure for various diseases. The ancient pool, which still continues to heal today, both contributes to tourism and is like a medicine for many diseases of people.
It is a fact that the famous landmarks of that city are located in the squares of many provinces and districts. When Denizli is mentioned, the first thing that comes to mind is undoubtedly the rooster, isn’t it? The rooster statue, located on the main street in the center of Denizli, is a symbol of the city and attracts a great deal of attention. In particular, you can see that the tourists are photographed in front of it or they want to photograph the statue directly.
Historical Kaleiçi Bazaar, one of Denizli’s most important and touristic places, is located in the very center of Denizli. It was known that the first settlement in the Anatolian Seljuk times was Kaleiçi and its surroundings, and at the same time, the city wall consisting of inner and outer castles is located here.
You will enjoy the magnificent view of Denizli with the cable car. The clean air of the plateau will fill you with super energy and you will feel that you are alive. Moreover, you will benefit from many things in the plateau. You can have fun on the adventure track as you wish and stay in bungalow houses for as long as you want.
How to get to Denizli?
Denizli Çardak Airport is 63 km from the city center. There are regular direct flights from Istanbul to Denizli. You can reach Denizli with Turkish Airlines from Istanbul Airport and Pegasus Airlines from Sabiha Gökçen Airport. Also, There are direct bus services from all over Turkey to Denizli.