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Nice and dreamy beach

A very Clean and Beautiful beach. I really mean it. A nice place for slimming. Blue water seeing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kiarash H
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Shiraz, Iran
via mobile
Turquoise blue

The experience of riding on this lake is very enjoyable.The beautiful color and cleanliness of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fahimeh22
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Rasht, Iran
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The largest body of water in Turkey, this triangular shaped lake contains salt water that is unsuitable for drinking or irrigation. The only life form that can survive in the water is a species of freshwater fish called darekh that has adapted to...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very Clean and Beautiful beach. I really mean it. A nice place for slimming. Blue water seeing fish around

Thank Kiarash H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience of riding on this lake is very enjoyable.The beautiful color and cleanliness of the lake are remarkable.

Thank fahimeh22
Reviewed August 6, 2018

huge lake. takes about 2 1/2 hours from one end to another in a car. many picnic and swimming sites along the way

Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Nowadays you cannot find many lakes that have water, and are clean, however Van Lake is an exception especially in the Middle East region! In fact, Van Lake is also very historic as it used to support an ancient Armenian culture in this region. It's...More

1  Thank lpourlak
Reviewed June 9, 2018

well that is just a lake like others, there are not many facilities in the beach and it is not so modern overall the scenes are beautiful

Thank mohammad hossei... F
Reviewed April 30, 2018

We were on a tour of Eastern Turkey so seeing Lake Van was a must. On our many trips to Turkey I had noted its sheer size on the airline maps. Seeing it in the flesh was no disappointment. Driving around its shoreline reinforced its...More

1  Thank Sultanshat
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

The weather was funky and I was tired of big cities after thiscpoint. People are very nice everywhere in Turkey . You can easily visit the monastery by local Bus . That is quite nice I stayed ROZ Hotel which was great for the price...More

Thank zuni P
Reviewed November 25, 2017

The lake has blue & clear water .It is near city .half an hour time to reach from city center .There are some resturant s & places to enjoy .If weather is shiny the best situation to visit it.tere are some tours to tak you...More

Thank Soraya H
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

It was a very good experience to be here,using a boat to achieve island.it was so lovely ♥️ the church in the island is good to visit but it's not so much interesting but the environment and the nature and the view of the lake...More

1  Thank Romina S
Reviewed September 1, 2017

must seen in van quite and nice district for relaxation and be far from cities noise. almost you can go too small water park of van

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