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The islands on the lake are also interesting, most of them housing many monasteries and churches. The most important of these is the Akdamar Island with its 10th century church of Holy Cross. The church is now restored as a museum and its richly decorated walls have Old Testament relieves.

After visiting the museum you may rest at the beneath lakeside the almond trees, where there are good opportunities for picnicking and swimming.

Carpanak Island is also interesting and deserves a visit. Hosab, 67 kilometers east, has a magnificent old fortress fronted by huge walls. At Çavustepe, there is an Urartian site, which is 25 kilometers from Van on the Hakkari road.

cat of Van88 kilometers north of Van, are the Muradiye Waterfalls, perfect place to rest while listening to natures harmony at one of the restaurants or tea gardens around the falls.

Van is also famous for its Van cat, a pure white, longhair cat which has the strange feature of one blue eye and the other green.

Very few people know Tirsin pasture in Van. The rocky area of this 2.400 meters high pasture is an open air museum. There are thousands of pictures on thousands of rocks: Schematic pictures of Taurus, bison dating back to ages between Mesolithic times and bronze age. These pictures created by the hunters support the thesis that the area was thickly forested in prehistoric times.

Surrounding areas of Van, Turkey's fantastic natural heritage, with world class peaks, gorges, beaches, wetlands etc is combined with an amazing cultural heritage going back many thousands of years .

If you love the water element you can live the experience of rafting in Van Turkey that offers direct contact with the water in conjunction with the sail through majestic landscapes alternating quickly.

One of the favorite activities and a great way to explore rivers, mountains and the nature around Van Turkey, is participating in a white water rafting adventure.

To help you plan your next Van, Turkey rafting experience, our team has prepared for you this mini guide illustrating the most famous rivers as well as the most important hints for each one of them.

Put on your rafting waistcoat and helmet, embark on your boat and off we go to explore the splendid water paths of Van, Turkey nature!

Don’t give it a second thought, explore rivers around Van, Turkey all year round and relish the beauty of Turkish nature.

As Van and surrounding areas of Turkey have plenty of wild landscapes and rough rivers, many clubs organize frequent rafting excursions to these areas.

The impressive waterway around Van of Turkey offers rapids of moderate difficulty with clear passages and no serious obstacles, thus making rafting in Van Turkey is perfect for both beginner and advanced paddlers.

Things to do 10 top tourist attractions highlights best places to see sites to visit in Van Turkey events festivals fiestas event calendar.

Other cities, towns, districts, provinces, destinations around Van, Turkey ;

Van Bahçesaray · Başkale · Çaldıran · Çatak · Edremit · Erciş · Gevaş · Gürpınar · İpekyolu · Muradiye · Özalp · Saray · Tuşba · Kapıköy
Bahcesaray Baskale Caldiran Catak Ercis Gevas Gurpinar Ozalp Tusba Kapikoy

Lake Van is the largest lake in Turkey (1.646 meters high and covers an area of 3.713 square kilometers) and provides good opportunities for enjoyable excursions. You may go for outdoor sports such as trekking or hunting in the mountains surrounding it, especially Mount Süphan, the second highest mountain in Turkey after Mount Ararat. Alternatively you may head for on the beach, or visit the Urartian sites and Turkish cultural centers.

Published date: November 2, 2017 Modified date: January 5, 2020 Publisher / Owner : Tourism Travel Tour Companies

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