Muradiye, Van Province

Scenery from the Van Lake to the village of Muradiye.

Scenery from the Van Lake to the village of Muradiye.

Muradiye is a country town and district in the Van Province Turkey. It is located about 60 km west of the city of Van.

Views from the town centre of Muradiye

Views from the town centre of Muradiye

The county of Muradiye has a population of 51,460 inhabitants, the town of 14,267 in 2011 . Main industry of the village is livestock farming.

Arrived in the town of Muradiye we walked to the famaus waterfalls.

Stunning view of Muradiye Falls.

Stunning view of Muradiye Falls.

We went to the opposite bank through this suspension bridge.

We went to the opposite bank through this suspension bridge.

Yanıktar River, the down stream of the Muradiye Falls.

Yanıktar River, the down stream of the Muradiye Falls.

Frothing twenty-metre falls

Frothing twenty-metre falls

Tree‐lined path near the waterfall.

Quiet tree‐lined path near the waterfall.

A nice cafe and kebab house on the path.

A nice cafe and kebab house on the path.

We took some rest for a while in this cafe and then went to the next destination.

Out of the cafe, across the suspension bridge and head to the parking lot.

Out of the cafe, across the suspension bridge and head to the parking lot.

 

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