Denizli Tourism

Denizli is an industrial city in Turkey located in the Aegean region. Populated by calcium travertines, especially in the Pamukkale area, the city of Denizli is like no other place attracting over 2 million tourists every year, who visit the place just to witness the beautiful white travertines. Out of the many tourists, most of them visit Denizli just to catch sight of the beautiful white travertines and the red water from the hot spring in Karahayit.

Take a trip to the UNESCO heritage site of Hierapolis cliff that carries the remains from the past adding significance to the place. Be mesmerized at the stunning Honaz Goz National Park that is adorned with beautiful landscapes and incredible scenes. Get detoxified from all the stress by taking a bath in the natural red water hot spring at Karahayit. Spend plenty of time, soaking in the beauty and the vibe of Pamukkale - cotton castle of Turkey.

The modern concrete city has plenty of bar, restaurants, and cafes to hang out and strike a conversation. For some serious shopping, head to the shopping center of Forum Camlik and shop till you drop. And be sure to pack your bags with clothes from Denizli, as it has one of the leading textile industries.

Essential travel information and Denizli tips for your visit

  • Time Zone: Turkey Time (TRT). UTC/GMT +3hours.
  • Currency: Currency used in Denizli is Turkish Lira (TRY).
  • Electricity: The standard electrical voltage in Denizli is 220 Volts and 50 Hertz alternating current. The power sockets used are of type F. Check your electrical devices for their voltage consumption and use adapters if necessary.
  • Internet: Internet connectivity in Denizli is very low. It is very hard to find free Wi-Fi zones inside the city. The best way to stay connected is to get a 3G or a 4G sim from any of the local service providers. And some hotels in Denizli do provide free Wi-Fi.
  • Languages: Turkish is the most widely spoken language in Denizli. But some people do understand English and German.
  • Security: Police: 155, Ambulance: 112, Fire: 110.
  • Tipping: Tipping is not mandatory in Denizli but if you are happy with the service, tipping anywhere between 5 and 10% of the bill is appropriate.
  • Dress modestly in Denizli, do not expose your body.
  • Bargaining is a must in Denizli.
  • Keep your valuables safe.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Denizli

  • Know the pollution level of Denizli before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 67.86 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • How safe is Denizli for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Denizli.

    • Burglary and Theft 5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 45 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 10 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 10 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 10 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 30 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Denizli is 119.89 (High)

    • Safety Index 85.59 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 78.69 (High)
    • Pollution Index 67.55 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 59 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 41.36 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 61.11 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.22 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 33.29 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Denizli

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.82 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 52.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 26.7 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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