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Garni Temple

Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni, Armenia
+374 93 108303
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Temple of Garni The Temple of Garni is a classical Hellenistic temple in Garni, Armenia. It is perhaps the best-known structure and symbol of pre-Christian Armenia.The temple was dedicated to Mythra, a deity popular in the Near East which became the patron goddess of the Roman Empire in the period before Christianity.Monastery of Geghard is a medieval monastery in the Kotayk province
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Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni, Armenia
+374 93 108303
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only standing Greco-Roman temple in Armenia. Very well preserved. Situated on a cliff overlooking the Azat river in a ravine. The exact construction date is unknown, probably around 77 BC. Nearby also a Roman bath with parts of the mosaic floor. Very interesting alternative...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

It is really beautiful but they over charge the tourist for entrance ticket It doesn't worth that much

Thank roya_ayor
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The temple itself is interesting but the most you see is outdoor. The view over the gorge nearby are spectacular. We have been there at the golden hour and it was indeed special. Some nice restaurant nearby offers a great view of the temple by...More

Thank Aburel
Reviewed 17 June 2017

shouldn't lost the opportunity to view this great temple. it has a calm and beautiful sightseeing. it is near Yerevan. we alse went to Geghart, Tsaghkadzor and Sevan too.

Thank Shima S
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place like all the other landmarks in Armenia. Its has a great setting in the backdrop with mountainous cliffs n caverns as well as water flowing from the mountains. The Temple its self is just amazing from the get go the...More

Thank Cessna T
Reviewed 31 May 2017

It's hard to really describe the feeling you get from the Garni Temple. The reaction I had, as well as the other people I was traveling with, was that there was something undefinably impressive about it beyond any one aspect of it. It's not very...More

Thank mnance01
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I read that Garni Temple was very nice but I have to say this was an amazing positive surprise, not only the temple is absolutely great in all Greek style, but the location is completely amazing and it would be in another more popular part...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The only temple existing in this area of the world, it offers a special insight into a small part of Armenia's history. The place used to be a palace for the kings during the summer, but the place is mostly in ruins. The only thing...More

Thank Timothy T
Reviewed 14 May 2017

On the way to the Geghard monastery, but otherwise probably not worth the visit for the temple itself. Nice views of the Garni gorges, beautiful old walnut trees. The baths are interesting.

Thank Fetustician
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It's unusual to see a pagan temple in a christian country, but that's the one. It's amazing to see how carefully it's been restored and presented. Don't waste the opportunity to see the ancient bath with beautiful mosaics on the floor. Also yoy can take...More

Thank Alexandra0000000
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