- town on [[Iran]]ian border, fascinating Ishak Pasa Palace is located nearby .
- biggest city of the region, near Palandöken Ski Centre .* [[Kars]] - city in northeast, with interesting Russian architecture .* [[Malatya]]* [[Muş]]* [[Tatvan]] - on the western coast of Lake Van, eastern terminus of railway from [[Istanbul]], with ferry connections to Van and then on to Iran.* [[Van]] - city on the eastern coast of Lake Van, with some remnants from Urartu civilization and some Armenian monasteries, too.
- the old Armenian capital*[[Nemrut Dagi]] Mountain - a [[UNESCO World Heritage List|UNESCO World Heritage site]], with statues on its summit