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===By bus===
===By bus===
There are daily buses from [[Van]] in [[Turkey]] and [[Arbil]] in [[Iraq]].
There are daily buses from [[Van]] in [[Turkey]] and [[Arbil]] in [[Iraq]] and also to [[Tehran]] and [[Tabriz]] and Iranian major Western cities.
===By boat===
===By boat===

Revision as of 20:34, 18 November 2008

Urmia is the capital of West Azerbaijan province, in the Azerbaijan region of Iran. It’s located near the Turkish and Iraqi borders.



Get in

By plane

There are two daily flights to Tehran.

By train

By car

By the newly built bridge over the Urmia lake you can reach to Tabriz within 1.5 hours.

By bus

There are daily buses from Van in Turkey and Arbil in Iraq and also to Tehran and Tabriz and Iranian major Western cities.

By boat

Get around

  • The Urmia lake, the second saltiest lake in the world is only a few kilometers away. You can go for swimming and you will flow on the water.


  • Lake Urmia








  • Reza Hotel, Besat Street, 222 6580.
  • Guds Hotel, Tak Setareh, 223 1861.


Stay safe

Get out

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