Category Archives: Monasteries

Armenia day 6 – Ashtarak Spitak Vanadzor Debed River Canyon Sanahin Hagepat monasteries

Armenia day 6 – Republic Square Yerevan, Armenian Genocide Memorial, Ashtarak, Spitak, Vanadzor, Debed River Canyon, Sanahin and Hagepat monasteries. Day 6 – visit Republic Square in Yerevan early am, then the Armenian Genocide memorial (Tsitsernakaberd), then do trip from … Continue reading

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Monasteries in Armenia

List of monasteries and churches in Armenia – the must see list in order with the best ones first (subjective opinion based on significance, appeal, distance from Yerevan). More complete list below. Geghard Monastery (UNESCO World Heritage Site), near Yerevan … Continue reading

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Armenia day 7 – Khor Virap, Garni Temple, Geghard Monastery, Yerevan at night

Armenia day 7 – Khor Virap, Garni Temple, Geghard Monastery, Yerevan at night. Map 1 an approximate route out of Yerevan to Khor Virap. Map 2 overall route driven between Yerevan and sites.

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Armenia day 5 Sevan Pass, Semyonovka, Dilijan, Haghartsin and Jukhtak Monastery

Armenia day 5 Lake Sevan crayfish (crawfish) lunch, Silk Road Armenia, Sevan Tunnel, Sevan Pass, Semyonovka, Dilijan (Dilidjan), Haghartsin Monastery, Jukhtak Monastery (Jukhtakvank or Jukhtak Vank). Total distance about 300-350 km.

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Armenia day 4 – Tsaghkadzor skifield, Lake Sevan, Sevanavank Monastery

Armenia day 4 РYerevan to  Tsaghkadzor skifield, Lake Sevan, Sevanavank Monastery. Map of route taken Рtotal driving distance about 350 km.

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