Lava Fields at Tendurek Gecidi, Turkey

January 18, 2012

As one continues from Lake Van toward Mt. Ararat in Turkey, you pass through Tendurek Gecidi. This area has over the years been prone to earthquakes and volcanic activity.

Tendurek Gecidi, near Ararat, Turkey. Photo by Leon Mauldin.

This was for me the first opportunity to see lava fields like this.

Lava Fields at Tendurek Gecidi, Turkey. Photo by Leon Mauldin.

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