Urmia is the capital of West Azerbaijan province, in the Azerbaijan region of Iran. It’s located near the Turkish and Iraqi borders.
There are two daily flights to Tehran.
By the newly built bridge over the Urmia lake you can reach to Tabriz within 1.5 hours.
There are daily buses from Van in Turkey and Arbil in Iraq and also to Tehran and Tabriz and Iranian major Western cities.
- 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.
- Reza Hotel, Besat Street, ☎ 222 6580.
- Guds Hotel, Tak Setareh, ☎ 223 1861.