Turkey's curiosities: Cleopatra's basin

The Cleopatra Basin is the pearl of the "Eighth Wonder of the World" - Pamukkale. This is a unique natural pool, formed by beating from the depths of the earth therapeutic thermal springs. It is believed that this thermal pond used to be the personal pool of Cleopatra, in which she scooped the life-giving forces of nature to maintain her unique beauty. Perhaps it was, because the source waters are rich in hydrocarbon, calcium sulfate, magnesium. The pond itself is buried in the lush greenery of tropical plants, tuning up for complete unity with nature, a sense of spiritual peace. The water in the pool is crystal clear, transparent. The reservoir is divided into two zones - deep and shallow. All its bottom is littered with antique marble columns that fell here after the earthquake, which used to be part of the buildings - Roman baths.

Turkey swimming pool Cleopatra

This situation unwittingly endures several centuries ago in the time of the Roman Empire. Thanks to the carbon monoxide contained in the water in large quantities, the waters of the reservoir sparkle and play with bubbles, like a glass of champagne. They pleasantly envelop the body, relax. It is difficult to describe in words what you experience with bliss. It seems that you are immersed in an antique chalice champagne - an unsurpassed romance. Any woman can feel herself here Cleopatra.

They say that, having bathed in the pool, you can look younger for 10 years or from ugly ones turn into a written beauty. This, of course, is just a legend. But, if you regularly pamper yourself with the curative properties of a thermal spring, you can significantly strengthen your health, and, therefore, prolong your youth. Temperature in the pool water + 36С. At this temperature, the healing substances are best absorbed through the skin, muscles are relaxed. The mineralized water of the spring has a bitter-salty taste, something that resembles Borjomi.

Warm thermal waters of the Cleopatra basin help in the treatment of asthma, gastritis, bronchitis, rheumatism, gastrointestinal, skin, cardiovascular, nervous diseases, etc.

Swim in the pool is better in Panama, since it is under the scorching sun, so as not to get a heat stroke.

A visit to Cleopatra's pool costs 18 Turkish lira. Not far from the source are souvenir shops, which will bring souvenirs. Here you can also collect a bottle of healing mineral water.

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One Reply to "Turkey's curiosities: Cleopatra's pool"

  1. I now boast to all my friends that I was in Cleopatra's pool, a lot of cool pictures came out! Prices kopeichnye, and emotions for life! And I think that the Cleopatra's pool really rejuvenates!

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