• Botan Valley


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Frequently asked questions

By air: Borajet Airlines have flights from Istanbul and Ankara in 4 days of the week. Moreover, Turkish Airlines have daily flights to Batman which is 1.5 hours from Siirt. For those who will use Batman flights can take public transport (dolmus) from the bus station at downtown until 1730 hours.
Airport phone: (0484) 254 22 02

By car/bus: The main route is the Diyarbakır-Siirt highway which goes along east-west direction. The bus station in 1 km to Siirt downtown and visitors can reach it by public transport.
Bus station phone: (0484) 223 14 01

By rail: Addition to airway and highways, visitors can use the railway which reachs up to Kurtalan district along Batman. The train station is 28 km to Siirt downtown and visitors can take public transport.
Train station phone: (0484) 411 20 23

Although you can reach to Botan Valley by public transport between Siirt-Eruh, it is not possible to reach many of the trails by bus. Therefore renting a car is highly recommended. You can get more information from the car rental offices at the Siirt airport.

Barden Hotel
Address: Kooperatif Mh., Hükümet Bulvarı Cad. No:126, 56100 Siirt/Turkey
Telephone:(0484) 224 11 11

Erdef Hotel
Address: Doğan Mh., 56000 Siirt/Turkey
Telefon:(0484) 223 10 81

Siirt Polisevi
Address: Bahçelievler Mah. İsmet Aydın Cad. No:2, 56100 Siirt/Turkey
Telephone: (0484) 223 70 83

Siirt Öğretmenevi
Address: Mizbah Caddesi, 56100 Siirt
Telephone: (0484) 223 10 28 / 223 23 01 / 223 66 14

The local people speak Turkish, Kurdish and Arabic.
No guided tours are held for ecotourism in Siirt.
Hiking can be done all year long at Botan Valley where winters are mind with almost no snow cover. Because of the hot temperatures in the summer months the best season for ecotourism is between October and June.
You will need boots, pants, hat, water, dry fruits, torch, knife and an emergency set.

Important phone numbers

Governate of Siirt: (0484) 223 10 01

Siirt Municipality: (0484) 223 38 60

Police: 155 veya (0484) 223 10 15

Gendarme: 156 veya (0484) 223 44 40

ER / Ambulance: 112

Fire Department: 110


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