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Doğubeyazıt Destination Guide

Discover Doğubeyazıt in Turkey

Doğubeyazıt in the region of Ağrı with its 70,171 habitants is a town located in Turkey - some 597 mi or ( 961 km ) East of Ankara , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Doğubeyazıt

Local time in Doğubeyazıt is now 02:35 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Istanbul " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Neftu, Javzar, Mosul, Tabriz, and Van. When in this area, you might want to check out Neftu . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Doğubeyazıt ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Turkey Ishak Pasha Serayi

6:21 min by TaknyosP
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Mt. Ararat from Doğubayazıt and the palace of Isaac Pasha offer some of the most picturesque images of eastern Turkey. Doğubayazıt is a small town near the Iranian border. It was relocated north from ..

The Urartian 9th Century BC City Wall by Ishak Pasha Palace, Eastern Turkey

3:11 min by travelswithsheila
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www.TravelsWithSheila.com Only 5kms miles (a mere hop and skip) from Dogubeyazit is one of the highlights in Eastern Turkey. Ishak Pasha Palace (also called Isak Pasa/Ishak Pasa, etc) built in the 18t ..


It's Impossible to See All 366 Rooms in Ishak Pasha Palace, Eastern Turkey

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www.TravelsWithSheila.com Mega mansions of today would have to go far and wide to duplicate the opulence of Ishak Pasha Palace with its unbelievable attention to detail. Remember, this was built in th ..

Dogubayzit

5:59 min by TheFrostmiester
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pictures of an overland trip from London to Adelaide ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Ishak Pasha Palace

Ishak Pasha Palace (Turkish: İshak Paşa Sarayı) is a semi-ruined palace and administrative complex located in the Doğubeyazıt district of Ağrı province of eastern Turkey. The Ishak Pasha palace is an Ottoman-period palace whose construction was started in 1685 by Colak Abdi Pasha, the bey of Beyazit province, continued by his son İshak Pasha and completed by his grandson Mehmet Pasha.

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Located at 39.52 44.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Ağrı Province, Doğubeyazıt, Ottoman architecture, Ottoman palaces, Palaces in Turkey, Visitor attractions in Ağrı Province

Durupınar site

The Durupınar site is a large aggregate structure in the Mount Tendürek of eastern Turkey. The site is 3 kilometres north of the Iranian border, 16 km southeast of Doğubeyazıt, in the Ağrı Province, and eighteen miles (29 km) south of the Greater Mount Ararat summit, at an elevation of 6,449 ft ~ 6,575 ft above sea level. The size and shape of the structure has led to its promotion by some believers as the original Noah's Ark.

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Located at 39.44 44.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Ağrı Province, Doğubeyazıt, Noah's Ark, Pseudoarchaeology

David Fasold

David Franklin Fasold (February 23, 1939 – April 26, 1998) was a former United States Merchant Marine officer and salvage expert who is best known for his book The Ark of Noah, chronicling his early expeditions to the Durupınar Noah's Ark site in eastern Turkey. Repudiating and then changing his views about the site, Fasold was a participant in a suit with Australian geologist and skeptic Ian Plimer against an Australian creationist group.

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Located at 39.44 44.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: 1939 births, 1998 deaths, American sailors, People from Corvallis, Oregon, People from Wheaton, Illinois, Pseudoarchaeology

Ararat anomaly

The Ararat anomaly is an object appearing on photographs of the snowfields near the summit of Mount Ararat, Turkey and advanced by some Christian believers as the remains of Noah's Ark.

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Located at 39.70 44.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Geography of Turkey, Noah's Ark

Searches for Noah's Ark

From at least the time of Eusebius (c. 275–339 AD) to the present day, the search for physical remains of Noah's Ark has held a fascination for many people. Despite many expeditions, no scientific evidence of the ark has been found.

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Located at 39.70 44.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Noah's Ark, Pseudoarchaeology, Religious hoaxes

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