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Garni, Armenia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the way to Yerevan to Garni this beautiful site will be visible. One must be careful as Snow capped mount is not clearly seen but if the weather is good and sunny definitely the view will be clearer. .

Thank kkdas
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The arch is dedicated to Yeghishe Charent who is considered the most important modern Armenian poet. The arch in itself is unremarkable but it is allegedly one of the best view points of Armenia, with Yerevan and its feet and Mount Ararat in full view....More

Thank P E
Reviewed 26 June 2018

its a monument with spectacular views of Mount Ararat and plains of Armenia.. its built as a tribute to Armenian poet Yeghishe Charents.. we were lucky to have a choir group singing in the arch when we got there.. awesome views with classic music, you...More

Thank JoeyMatt
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Before going to Garni and Geghard, you will encountered in the road this beautiful arch. You will see the majestic Mt. Ararat and the hills that covered with snow. I came here during winter, better bring winter outfit whereas the location is very much cold...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Stopped enroute to Garni and Gephard. The views were nice and the Arch is impressive, but I would have dearly loved to know WHY the arch is there and exactly WHO Charents is.

Thank ruppertbaird
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The arch isn't anything special but it's one of the better places to see Mount Ararat..we were lucky to be there on a clear day...

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Located conveniently on the road to Garni, you won't miss this place. Described as the best place to watch Mt. Ararat, it is indeed one of the best. What makes it even more beautiful is that Mt. Ararat (as a backdrop) will be in a...More

Thank Aditya Cakasana J
Reviewed 3 October 2016

... but the arch itself is nothing special. Also it is much further from Garni and much closer to the city as google maps suggest. but you don't have to look for it, it'c clearly seen from the road.

Thank AndrejaKo
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is may be the most appropriate point to have nice view to Ararat mountain. Charent's Arch actually quite close to Yerevan, around 10 km.

Thank Tig_Ishpuini
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to stop and view the Garni gorge. The gorge is vast and view quite spectacular. The arch is interesting and there is a short description in a few different languages, including English. An older Armenian gentleman was seated in the...More

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