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Noravank Monastery

Noravank Monastery Road | Areni, Areni, Armenia
+7 965 088-77-55
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“main church” (7 reviews)
“red cliffs” (5 reviews)
“khor virap” (6 reviews)
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Noravank Monastery Road | Areni, Areni, Armenia
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+7 965 088-77-55
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"main church"
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"red cliffs"
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"khor virap"
in 6 reviews
"nice view"
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"beautiful place"
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"holy mother"
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"located km"
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"be careful"
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"take pictures"
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"take your time"
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"en route"
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"rich family"
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"surrounding mountains"
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"short drive"
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"natural beauty"
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"amazing church"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a breathtaking sight! As you approach the monastery you will be overwhelmed by the natural beauty that surrounds it. A valley at its depths and huge mountains tower all around it. Monks caves can be seen from the roadside and if you are adventurous...More

Thank Julie_Muscat
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Noravank is an absolute must-visit monastery in Vayots Dzor province. It’s beautiful natural setting, intricate architecture and stone carving and abundance of surrounding xachkars and ruins make it worth a visit. They’ve recently added a restaurant and café in the area, which is a great...More

Thank Robert D
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

What You are going to see in Noravank is unbelievable I have guided tons of tourists here and always with great impressions ..Every season has it's beauty here ..Climb up the rocky hills to get your life photo ......Visit better in May or September ..Be...More

1  Thank rubenpM9134BS
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is my favorite accessible monastery in Armenia. It's just gorgeous, unique, and so worth a visit.

Thank bps2017
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

I was here last January 2, 2018... My first reaction was.. what if I was living in the past, very much hard to find because the location is in the middle of the mountains and surrounds with fantastic gorge Be careful if you want to...More

1  Thank xheroine1981
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

One of the most important places to visit if you are travelling in Armenia! Noravank is great! A masterpiece of Armenian architecture surrounded with beautiful nature.

1  Thank Alex G
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Just an incredibly beautiful place to visit. Noravank means “New Monastery” in Armenian language and since it was built in 13th century that means its kinda new around here since many places are a 1000 years old or more. The stunning location in the red...More

Thank TheTravelPirate
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Noravanq is a place that worth to visit if you have chance. There you can feel nature of Armenians. It will be very memorable place. Its a place with reach impressions.

1  Thank varuordo
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

One of the highlights of a visit to Armenia. Built in 1105, the main church of Surp Astvatsatin is of early christian architecture and contains a magnificent carving if Christ with Saints. Peter and Paul. On the site are two other churches and an excellent...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This monastery was one of the highlights of my trip to Armenia and is most definitely a must see attraction. It is beautiful inside and outside. The surrounding mountains are spectacular.

1  Thank bobca1947
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Mandy C
25 January 2015|
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Response from Jano15 | Reviewed this property |
Most of the road will be covered by a car. You need to walk about 2 mins to reach the church. The road is very lovely and it's a must see place. Go for it!!
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