Mount Ararat Trek
Run by American Amy Beam and a local team. The website is a useful source of information. Also offers walk-and-ski tours.
Based next to Hotel Urartu, Tamzara is run by English-speaking Mustafa Arsin. The website is a useful source of information. Also offers...
İshak Paşa Palace
Located 6km uphill southeast of town, İshak Paşa Palace embodies One Thousand and One Nights romanticism. Part of its magic derives...
A popular hangout, with kids smoking nargiles and playing backgammon on the covered balcony. Alcoholic drinks and snacks such as tost ...
Doğuș is a winner with views from upstairs of Mt Ararat and the streets below. There's good food, including hazır yemek and kebaps (a...
İshak Paşa Caddesi · interesting places nearby
Kurdish Crafts information
Just past the old otogar, you can pick up Kurdish carpets, kilims and saddlebags here. Most items come from nearby villages.