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  • Tiffany

    Pamukkale, Turkey - Pamukkale, meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site with terraces are made of travertine, a sedimentary rock deposited by water from the hot springs. In this area, there are 17 hot water springs in which the temperature ranges from 35 °C (95 °F) to 100 °C (212 °F).

  • Tine Maesen

    129 Places Worth Visiting Once in a Lifetime (part. 1) - Pamukkal, Turkey

  • Sandy Yuen

    TRAVELED- The Pamukkale travertine pools are a strange formation caused by thermal springs that have been going forever. The mineral composition of the water creates white travertine pools.

  • Alexandra Bueti

    If I ever go back to Turkey.... Amazing place in Pamukkale, Turkey The Pamukkale travertine pools are a strange formation caused by thermal springs that have been going forever. The mineral composition of the water creates white travertine pools.

  • Alena Cochran

    4Travertine Pools at Pamukkale Turkey Top 10 Worlds Strangest Natural Wonders

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✮ Pamukkale ~ meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. The city contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water. It is located in Turkey's Inner Aegean region, in the River Menderes valley, which has a temperate climate for most of the year.

Natural Rock Pools of Pamukkale, Turkey....wow

Pamukkale, Turkey. Volcanic hot springs in this area form natural travertine rock, which over time has become a complex series of terraced pools. Turkey has to have some of the world's most incredible geology.

natural hot spring pools in turkey - people have bathed in them for thousands of years

Kalksinterterassen in Pamukkale, Türkei by astrohans (Flickr)

Natural rock pools, Pamukkale, Turkey

The natural rock pools in Pamukkale, Turkey

Cleopatra's Pool// Pamukkale, Turkey

One of many unbelievable travel spots …circa 1990..when a postcard was the best resource for traveling destinations! A dreamy place :) Pamukkale, Turkey

Thermal Pools ~~ Pamukkale, Turkey. I happen to know there is a fabulous spa here as it is where I took my honeymoon. (Best Wedding Engagement rings at www.brilliance.com)

Sunset in Pamukkale, Turkey. Looks absolutely beautiful. One day it'll take my breath away #wanderlust

Photo of a poster at the Pamukkale Visitor Center by Alaskan Dude, via Flickr