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Close window tab to return."></a></center> <font color=black size=2 face=arial> <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Fly to Agri, Van, or Kars airports to go to Dogubayazit. <p><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Fly to Erzurum to go to Yusufeli in Kackar Mountains. </font> <td width=2 bgcolor=white> </td> <td width=1 bgcolor=red> </td> <td width=2 bgcolor=white> </td> <td width=500 valign=top> <br> <font size=2> <img src="images/kurdistan_ball_t.jpg" width=15 alt="Getting to Dogubayazit"> <a href="http://distancecalculator.globefeed.com/Turkey_Distance_Calculator.asp" target="_blank"> <font color=darkgreen size=+1><b>Turkey Distances Calculator</b></font></a><br> <font size=2>Click to calculate distance between cities in Turkey. Close window tab to return here.</font> <p> <img src="images/kurdistan_ball_t.jpg" width=15 alt="Getting to Dogubayazit"> <font color=darkgreen size=+1><b>Getting to Dogubayazit</b></font> <p><blockquote> <p> <font color=red><b>Airports:</b></font> (and driving times) <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Igdir - 45 minutes (under construction, not open yet) <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Agri - 1.5 hours west <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Van - 2.5 hours south <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Kars - 2.5 hours north <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Istanbul Ataturk Airport (IST) (closest to city center) <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Istanbul Sobia Gken Airport (SAW) </blockquote><p> <blockquote><font color=red><b>Airlines:</b></font> (check baggage restrictions before booking) <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Anadolu <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Turkish Airlines <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> SunExpress </blockquote><p> <blockquote><font color=red><b>Land:</b></font> <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Bus from Istanbul to Dogubayazit - 1500 km, 22 hours <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> We can meet groups at Posof, Georgian border - 310 km, 5 hours <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Arrive by ferry to Trabzon then take a bus to Erzurum (224km) then to Dogubayazit (144km), or from Trabzon to Kars (359km), then Igdir, then Dogubayazit (181km) <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Train from Istanbul to Lake Van, but arrival times are not convenient or reliable, and the train does not take you all the way to Van city. <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Bus from Iran border to Dogubayazit is 32km. Visa required to enter Iran. <br><img src="images/greenbullet2.gif"> Border between Armenia and Turkey is closed. To arrive from Yerevan one must come to Georgian border. <br> </blockquote> </td> <td width=4 bgcolor=white> <td width=2 bgcolor=red> </td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan=9 bgcolor=red height=3> </td></tr> </table> <table cellspacing=0 bgcolor="white" width=740 align=center> <tr> <td bgcolor=red width=2></td> <td align=center colspan=5 bgcolor=white> <font color=darkgreen face=arial size=3><br>Maps of eastern Turkey.</font><font size=2> Click to enlarge map. Close window tab to return.</font><p> </td> <td bgcolor=red width=2></td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor=red colspan=7 height=2></td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor=red width=2></td> <td align=center><br> <font size=2> <a href="images/map_distance_istanbul_dogubayazit.jpg" target=_blank alt="Click to enlarge map of Turkey. Close window tab to return."> <img src="images/map_distance_istanbul_dogubayazit_t.jpg" width=210 height=180 alt="1500 km bus trip from Istanbul to Dogubayazit takes 22 hours."></a><br> Istanbul-Dogubayazit 1500 km <p> <a href="images/map_dogubayazit_ararat_32km.jpg" target=_blank alt="Click to enlarge map of distance between Dogubayazit to Mount Ararat. Close window tab to return."> <img src="images/map_dogubayazit_ararat_32km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180 ></a><br> Dogubayazit-Ararat 32 km <p> <a href="images/map_dogubayazit_gurbulak_iranborder_34km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_dogubayazit_gurbulak_iranborder_34km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Dogubayazit-Gurbulak, Iran border 34 <p> <a href="images/map_dogubayazit_agri_110km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_dogubayazit_agri_110km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Dogubayazit-Agri 110 km <p> <a href="images/map_dogubayazit_igdir_52km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_dogubayazit_igdir_52km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Dogubayazit-Igdir 52 km <p> <a href="images/map_dogubayazit_kars_181km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_dogubayazit_kars_181km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Dogubayazit-Kars 181 km </font> <p> </td> <td bgcolor=red width=1></td> <td align=center> <br> <font size=2> <a href="images/map_dogubayazit_van_180km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_dogubayazit_van_180km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Dogubayazit-Van 180 km <p> <a href="images/map_erzurum_yusufeli_126km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_erzurum_yusufeli_126km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Erzurum-Yusufeli 126 km <p> <a href="images/map_ezurum_dogubayazit_300km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_ezurum_dogubayazit_300km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Erzurum-Dogubayazit 300 km <p> <a href="images/map_kars_hopa_207km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_kars_hopa_207km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Kars-Hopa 207 km <p> <a href="images/map_kars_igdir_139km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_kars_igdir_139km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Kars-Igdir 139 km <p> <a href="images/map_kars_posof_131km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_kars_posof_131km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Kars-Posof 131 km </font> <p> </td> <td bgcolor=red width=1></td> <td align=center> <br> <font size=2> <a href="images/map_trabzon_dogubayazit_498km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_trabzon_dogubayazit_498km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Trabzon-Dogubayazit 498 km <p> <a href="images/map_trabzon_erzurum_224km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_trabzon_erzurum_224km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Trabzon-Erzurum 224 km <p> <a href="images/map_trabzon_kars_359km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_trabzon_kars_359km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Trabzon-Kars 359 km <p> <a href="images/map_trabzon_yusufeli_193km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_trabzon_yusufeli_193km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Trabzon-Yusufeli 193 km <p> <a href="images/map_yusufeli_dogubayazit_322km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_yusufeli_dogubayazit_322km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Yusufeli-Dogubayazit 322 km <p> <a href="images/map_yusufeli_kars_166km.jpg" target=_blank> <img src="images/map_yusufeli_kars_166km_t.jpg" width=210 height=180></a><br> Yusufeli-Kars 166 km </font> <p> </td> <td bgcolor=red width=2></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan=7 bgcolor=darkgreen> <img src="images/kilim_kurdi_horiz.jpg" width=100% height=50 alt="Mount Ararat Trek Summit climbing tours"> </td> </tr> </table> </BODY> </HTML>