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Caucasian Mountains

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Great Landscape

The Caucasian Mountains are a very beautiful landscape with different looks. There are almost dry parts, others are very green. Some look very rocky while others look like covered... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Ben W
New Westminster, Canada
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New Westminster, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Caucasian Mountains are a very beautiful landscape with different looks. There are almost dry parts, others are very green. Some look very rocky while others look like covered by a satin blanket (to speak with my cousin’s words). It is are really great possibility to relax, to explore and to have exercises; there are endless ways to do it.... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting the Caucuses is a great thing to do to get out of grey Yervan in the winter. The views are stunning and the snow bright and beautiful!

Thank Becca A
Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Best experience is to get lost in the Caucasian mountains and also try to see the Ararat ! Most beloved mountain in Armenia !

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Tehran, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The climate of the Caucasus varies according to elevation and latitude location. For example, average temperature decreases as elevation rises. The same thing with precipitation, which increases with elevation. There is also more precipitation, including snowfall, on the western slopes of the mountains from the influence of the Black Sea.

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

The mountain roads are primitive and a wee bit dangerous, but the views and the types of formations are unlike any I have ever seen. On a clear day, Mt. Ararat is spectacular. It is worth the treacherous drives.

Thank Stewart S
Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Such beautiful mountains. They are high and nice. Great for jogging and climbing. Really go and walk a bit

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Maribor, Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

we had a sunny september. the views and play of light was amazing. i live in a mountanous country, but this mountain desert is special. I wouldn't mind spending a summer in a tent somewhere, enjoying this peace an quiet.

Thank AndrejaKo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Having lived here some twenty years I take our mountains for granted. The highest is Aragats which is quite easy to climb at least to the south peak if you are fit. However a guide is good because of the loose scree and changeable weather. Mount Ara is also a worth while scramble whilst there are hundreds of lower hills... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

The caucasian mountains are quite different. Not very high they however provide a ambiance of solitude and distance very unusual.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

The Caucasian Mountains and region stretch between the Black Sea (west) and the Caspian Sea (east) and are occupied by Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia. I was fortunate enough to drive from Baku in Azerbaijan through Georgia and onto Yerevan and southern Armenia and the scenery throughout was spectacular. According to our Georgian guide, the mountains are excellent for hiking... More 

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