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Caucasus Mountains, Yerevan

4.8
#2 of 42 in Nature in Armenia
Marvel at the snow-covered double peaks of biblical Mount Ararat and other parts of Caucasus Mountains, not far from Yerevan. Hike around fabulous mountain landscapes of the Lesser Caucasus by taking a short trip outside the city, where you'll see rows of hills, mountain goats, and rolling clouds. While the largest part of the mountains is in Georgia, 5,317 m (16,854 ft) Ararat lies in both Turkey and Armenia, with spectacular scenery accessible from the latter. With its grandiose peaks and the contrast of bright and dark slopes, the mountain range close to the city offers diverse vegetation and easy trails. To visit Caucasus Mountains on your holiday in Yerevan, and find out what else Yerevan has to offer, use our Yerevan trip planner.
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  • There were in Ararat Valley with views of Ararat and Sevan with mountain views. Beauty in Armenia! Highly recommend!
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  • The mountains are always impressive. They are different everywhere. Even if you have seen more grandiose, the mountain air and Panorama still will not leave you indifferent. And-yes, we saw Ararat twice! We're lucky! It seemed to us because of the clouds and fogs in this cold December.
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  • WATCHED THIS ON FAST AND THE FURIOUS 7 SHEER DROP OF 400+ FEET NEAR THE CLIFFS WOULD NOT RECKON MEND DRIVING OR FALLING OFF THEM
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