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Pendeganis is the community in Turkey, located some 10 km to the west from Vastan. The capital city Ankara is in 1,170 km to the west. According to the latest census, the population of Pendeganis is about 160 people. Pendeganis is a popular tourist destination thanks to its archaeological sites.

Van (IATA: VAN) is the nearest airport to it, situated just 50 km to the north-east.

Tourist attractions in it

1. Akdamar Island
Akdamar Island (also known as Akhtamar, and Aght'amar; Turkish: Akdamar Adası; Armenian: Աղթամար, Armenian pronunciation: ]) is the second by size of four islands in Lake Van in the South of the Armenian Highlands in Turkey (sometimes called Eastern Anatolia region), about 0. 7 km2 in size, situated about 3 km from the shoreline. At the western end of the island a hard, grey, limestone cliff rises 80 m above the lake's level (1, 912 m above sea level). The island declines to the east to a level s…

2. Armenian Cathedral of the Holy Cross
The Church of the Holy Cross (Armenian: Սուրբ Խաչ, Surb Khach) on Akhtamar Island, in Turkey, was a cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Church, built as a palace church for the kings of Vaspurakan and later serving as the seat of the Armenian Catholicosate of Aght'amar.

If you have seen everything in Pendeganis already, take a look on the outskirts of the town. If you're visiting the area, you may want to check out something from the following list:

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DoubleTree by Hilton Van

starting $50

Elite World Van Hotel

starting $71

The Crater Hotel

starting $47

Grand Cenas Hotel

starting $59

Hotel Bozoogullari

starting $32

Hotel Izgi Turhan

starting $29

Mesopotamia Hotel

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Shmayaa Hotel

starting $96

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