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Big and impressive

This newly built church is located in Town Abovyan, just 20 km away from Yerevan. The church is... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2016
Aram K
,
Yerevan, Armenia
Stunning

A recently built church funded by one of Armenias most wealthy families An extraordinarily... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2016
Nick K
,
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
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Dec 24, 2016
“Big and impressive”
Oct 28, 2016
“Stunning ”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Russia Street, Abovyan, Armenia
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

This newly built church is located in Town Abovyan, just 20 km away from Yerevan. The church is huge and located on a small hill, with extensive carvings on its walls. The church itself is all made of volcanic tuff stone.

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A recently built church funded by one of Armenias most wealthy families An extraordinarily beautiful construct - with classic Armenian Orthodox Church design and inside the paintings are just inspiring and spiritual I'm not one for religious activities but this one truly was amazing and...More

Thank Nick K
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This church was built few years ago.It is marvelous so big and modern. All cross stones nicely curved.If you want to see something between old and modern Armenia it can be in your travelers list

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Reviewed 21 April 2016

This church is built in best Armenian traditions. Very beautiful from outside, it also has some unique beauty inside. The roof is covered with some big paintings (not very usual for Armenian churches). The size of the church is big which also makes it a...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

very beautiful and big church raising on a hill. people of abovyan city love that place and during sundays there is no free space inside the church.

Thank juliaruckin
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

There are many churches in Armenia named after Saint Hovhannes. This one is located in Abovyan on Russia Street at 40.275886, 44.631208. This is a new church, opened in 2013, and it is impressive indeed. It is considerably more ornate than most other new Armenian...More

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