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Reviewed 16 June 2018
Los Angeles, California
Un espectáculo total

Esto es una visita a uno de los monasterios más importantes me pareció que es un espectáculo total... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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16 Jun 2018
“Not all monasterys are the same!”
1 week ago
“Winter visit - not a good idea”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Jermuk, Armenia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Jermuk and from Jermuk it took us around an hour. We were driving on our own so we used google maps. At first the it took us through a military route which had no entry so we had to detour which then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Are you still thinking that if you’ve seen one monastery you’ve seen them all? Not true, go to all of them, enjoy each historical place as you walk through history and be amazed.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Esto es una visita a uno de los monasterios más importantes me pareció que es un espectáculo total por dentro especialmente los alrededores están bien y son agradables para caminar y pasear

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Chipilingt
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I have been only once in this place, but it was enough to fall in love with this amazing place. This place is really mystical, not just officially religious place and you feel the energy of this place. Some nice people serve in this monastery...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Tig_Ishpuini
Reviewed 9 August 2016

If you are in this region don't miss this monastery. The monastery was built in 936 AD by Princess Sephia of Syunik. There is a drinkable water spring you should see/drink... The only issue is the road that is in a bad shape. You can...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank xTimewind
Reviewed 10 October 2015

To get to this monastery goes through old road which is in very bad shape or through shortcut trough the canyon's narrow roads. Either way is dangerous however the destination's views are rewarding. It is worth seeing. A medieval monastery hidden in the mountains.

Date of experience: August 2015
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