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Tatvan Destination Guide

Delve into Tatvan in Turkey!

Tatvan in the region of Bitlis with it's 73,222 residents is a place located in Turkey - some 514 mi (or 827 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital.

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Local time in Tatvan is now 03:07 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mosul, Van, Tokacli, Siirt, Orenlik or Trabzon. While being here, you might want to check out Yumurtatepe, Tugkoyu, Tatvan, Ortap, Kotum and Kayapinar as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Train Ferry leaving Tatvan Pier

00:31 min ( April 05, 2011 by abrishan)
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Train Ferryboat Tatvan leaving the Tatvan Pier on Lake Van in Eastern Turkey with Trans Asia Express to Iran

Tatvan Pier Train Ferryboat

02:51 min ( April 05, 2011 by abrishan)
Views: 1,259 - Rating: 5/5

A freight train being pulled from the train ferry at Tatvan on Lake Van, Eastern Turkey


TCDD RAI Transasia Express in Tatvan and...

04:33 min ( August 06, 2011 by BrakerBahn)
Views: 5,467 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Transasia Express (Istanbul - Tehran) at Tatvan and Van pier. Iran Turkish railways RAI Raja train trains railway railroad Zug Van Gölü Eisenbahn Türkei Transasya Ekspresi Tahran Trans-Asia Trans A...

Tatvan

00:16 min ( April 05, 2011 by abrishan)
Views: 104 - Rating: 0/5

Trans Asia Express entering Tatvan in Eastern Turkey


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Interesting facts about this location

Bitlis Province

Bitlis Province is a province of eastern Turkey, located to the west of Lake Van.

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Located at 38.51, 42.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Bitlis Province, Kurdish inhabited regions

Lake Nemrut

Lake Nemrut in Volcano Nemrut, in the Bitlis Province, eastern part of Turkey. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:38.65|N|42.23|E||||| | |name= }}, close to Lake Van. Lake Nemrut is located in the elevation of about 2,247 m. It has an area of 12.36 km² and maximum depth of 176 m. \t\t \t\t\tNemrutVolcano15. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tNemrutVolcano03. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tNemrutVolcano12. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tNemrutVolcano11. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tNemrutVolcano10.

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Located at 38.51, 42.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Bitlis Province, Lakes of Turkey

Nemrut (volcano)

Nemrut is a dormant volcano in Eastern Turkey, close to Lake Van. The volcano is named after King Nimrod who is said to have ruled this area in about 2100 BC. The most powerful eruptions of Nemrut occurred in the Pleistocene era, then many small eruptions occurred during the Holocene, the last one in 1692. The top of the volcano is a large caldera that host three crater lakes.

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Located at 38.51, 42.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Crater lakes, Geography of Bitlis Province, Mountains of Turkey, Stratovolcanoes, Volcanic calderas, Volcanoes of Turkey

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