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The Monastery of Geghard

Geghard, Armenia
+7 965 088-77-55
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  • Average1%
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“bread” (15 reviews)
“beautiful place” (14 reviews)
“fruit” (13 reviews)
LOCATION
Geghard, Armenia
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+7 965 088-77-55
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"bread"
in 15 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 14 reviews
"fruit"
in 13 reviews
"a unesco world heritage site"
in 12 reviews
"main church"
in 10 reviews
"the cliff"
in 9 reviews
"gregory the illuminator"
in 9 reviews
"holy water"
in 9 reviews
"holy place"
in 7 reviews
"old church"
in 5 reviews
"stone carvings"
in 5 reviews
"breathtaking experience"
in 5 reviews
"mountain side"
in 5 reviews
"yerevan"
in 108 reviews
"rock"
in 59 reviews
"garni"
in 47 reviews
"century"
in 33 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the shining star of our trip! It was beautiful! Wonderful place to explore and read about. Truly a stunning place!

Thank SafeTrainer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see if you are in the area! The history here is amazing and the scenery is beautiful! Also, make sure to try some of the fruit leathers and bread stuffed with a walnut paste!

Thank ambrewster
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was been here in December 2017. I really love this place it is awesome. I took many photos from here and this place has a unique history. A beautiful church made of stone.

Thank Amir K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's an old church. It's located in the mountains. it's a historical place. You can buy something from locals who sell gata bread and more.

Thank Rzasf
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

The site is so awesome, the rock mountains are the the beautiful background which makes the monastery interesting. You can see in this site the spring water that it is considered to be holy, so don't forget to drink and feel its coldness and refreshing...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Really grounding even for an atheist. Mountain carved church cannot not inspire. What kind of people lived here who did this? Amazing.

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

Armenia was said to be the first country to have adopted Christianity as its state religion back in 301AD. Most of these churches are millennium old and thus built by history and tradition which written on the wall that made you awe-inspired  when you step...More

1  Thank Ean_Pavlo26
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Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

To even think about having the opportunity to see this monestary is an honor. You will never see anything like it in the world. To think that the church was carved into the mountain around the year 400 is hard to fathom due to the...More

1  Thank Jonathon C
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Geghard monastery is a very scenic tour. With the backdrop of the mountain, it is surely worth a visit. There is no entry fee.

Thank Rajashree M
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Found in the middle of nowhere....is a Geghard Monastery The place is truly amazing in terms of architecture design that carved out of the adjacent mountain that surrounds by cliffs and the result made is jaw-dropping and fantastic. Lots of stories and the designs to...More

1  Thank xheroine1981
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Mandy C
January 22, 2015|
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Response from Mohsen F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, sure you can. There is not much steps. Concerning bus i think there are, we saw taxies there.
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