Bingol province is founded in East Anatolian Region.There are 8 districts , 5 waistes and 305 villages in Bilajik for 2010 year's datas of TSI . The name of Province: The oldest name of province is Djebel-jur. meaning of Djebel is mountion and Jur is flowing. It is thought that name pronounced as Chabakchur one a time. Already, Chabakchur means pure flowing water. The name gave from Great Alexander for Evliya Celebi.For the legendery , Great Alexander searched cure for his illness in body but different doctors could not find the healing. Because of this he started search Ab-Ul life (immiertal life) water. After long times he found the water but not source of it . He drank and cured after drink water. After curing he gave the Chabakchur name that means heaven water.He was built a castle and named it Cabakcur.Some sources you can find Bingol(Turkey) name of this place. Bingol means area of lakes. The pronouncetion of Mingol changed and be Bingol right now. Then Bingol named as Cevlik. It means garden and yard. Local people of area are using this name today. It was built Bitlis province in 1881. Chabakchur and Gench regions connected to Bitlis province , Kigi to erzinjan and Karliova to Mus Turkey.
King's Daughter Castle: It is 2km far away from Gench province. You can find only remants and wreckages of castle over one rock. This castle had been built by Pers king Dara Gench for her daughter. You can add Bingol trip programme this place.
Kigi Castle: It comes from Byzantanian period and located in northeast Kigi district.We suggest to visit for travelers.
Swimming Island: Swimming Island one of the mystery of nature.It was discovered from local people of place.There are two swimming island middle of lake.Lake has pure and clear water and deepnest is more than 50 metres.You should arrive to this place.
Thermals: It can be provided in summer and winter moths after 20 km Bingol-Karliova highway.
Jir Waterfall: The river takes its name from the village of Long creek, O stone, called 100 m. nice looking rock in the middle of the height of a waterfall. Water 50 m offering a beautiful view from the height of the bottom fell on rocky stream bed may be included in the route.
Icmeler: It is located 9 km far away from Bingol-Genc highway. Expect winter there are a lot of visitors who come to this place.This place helps to chronic rheumatism,gynecological diseases and help reduce kidney stones.