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If you are in Van, Turkey, don't miss the Castle. Especially the sunset on the top. This view is such unforgettable - you can propose to your fiance and to listen her Yes.May be because of romantic legend, related with this place. Assyrian queen Semiramis...More
view from top was just amazing!
It was totally perfect wether when I go there. Not many people when I was there I do not know this is low season or not.
Just 2.25 TL by dolmus from central area....More
This is a huge fortress which has been built on top of a hill overlooking the Van Lake. The entrance fee is very reasonable and there is a nice walkway to climb up the hill and reach the top. What I also much appreciated was...More
The castle is a nice scenery from the outside, but when you climb inside it is only walls! There arent buildings or rooms which you can visit, however the view from the top is nice and it is only 15-20min walk. The entrance rate is...More
As i stated above, if your current stop is Van at this time of the year, you should definitely visit Van Castle. Because the climate is harsh, people in Van hardly find an appropriate time and condition to enjoy the weather and the city's natural...More
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As I know each hotel has its own daily tour for these places. You can go to lake Van, Akdamar Island & Holy Cross Church in one time and Cat House (Kedi Evi) and Van Castle in another. If I remember these 2 round for one day... More
As I know each hotel has its own daily tour for these places. You can go to lake Van, Akdamar Island & Holy Cross Church in one time and Cat House (Kedi Evi) and Van Castle in another. If I remember these 2 round for one day was 55 TL for each person.
We visited Van in May and the advice to rather get a bus from Tatvan to Van is very good. There are many good and reliable bus companies operating from Tatvan and it will be no problem to get a bus. Have a good trip.