in Van, Turkey
- Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots (Unesco heritage, 125 mi)
- Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley (Unesco heritage, 138 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 38.495 and 43.383 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 38° 29' 40" and E 43° 22' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Lira - TRY
- Spoken languages:
- Turkish, Kurdish, Azerbaijani, Avaric
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:31 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Europe/Istanbul
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:12 am and 4:45 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Turkey.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Turkey. Last Update: 2022-12-08 08:24:33
Delve into Van
Van in Van with it's 371,713 habitants is a city located in Turkey about 572 mi (or 920 km) east of Ankara, the country's capital town.
Current time in Van is now 04:31 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Istanbul with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Van, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Turkey is Van Ferit Melen Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots in Armenia at a distance of 125 mi (or 201 km). In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Edremit, Gurpinar, Ercek, Timar and Gevas. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 3°C / 38 °F
|Morning Temperature||0°C / 32 °F|
|Evening Temperature||2°C / 35 °F|
|Night Temperature||1°C / 34 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1024 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 9% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Saturday, 10th of December 2022
4°C (39 °F)
1°C (35 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sunday, 11th of December 2022
5°C (41 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.
Monday, 12th of December 2022
2°C (36 °F)
1°C (33 °F)
Snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Part 1 Van Turkey (The Pearl of the East)
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Rusahinili ("city of Rusa I)", modern Toprakkale, Turkey) is an ancient Urartian fortress built by Rusa I, located near the modern city of Van in eastern Turkey. The site has been excavated by archaeological teams from Germany, the United Kingdom, and other countries. 32x28px Ancient Near East portal
Tushpa was the 9th century BC capital of Urartu, later becoming known as Van which is derived from Biaina the native name of Urartu. The ancient ruins are located just west of Van and east of Lake Van in the Van Province of Turkey.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Van.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Thospia, Urartu, Van, Wan, وان, Горад Ван, Ван, Βαν, ואן, Վան, VAN, ヴァン, ვანი, 반, Vanas, Vana, भ्यान, Van i Tyrkia, வான், วาน, وان، ترکی, 凡城