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Hovhannavank Monastery, Ohanavan

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  • This monastery and it sister one in the gorge are absolutely worth de visit, lovely location, great views and amazing architecture. A must  more »
  • This is my second visit to Hovhannavank and my second review. Out of the many, many monasteries in Armenia, this is one of my favorite. The way it looms over the canyon is magnificent. The monastery w...  more »
  • This is probably my favorite in Armenia. The view of Mt. Ararat and the little canyon covered in snow is stunning! I would suggest everyone to not just marvel at the monastery but walk past it, you'll...  more »
  • A beautiful monastery (vank) on top of a deep ravine. Most of the monastery is from the 13th century but the old small basilica i from the beginning of the fourth century.
  • Beautiful church
  • The church here is awesome! It used to have a significant church. It is very easy to get there. You can walk there from the village Karbi. There are some other cool churches on the Kasagh gorge.
  • Beautiful and inspiring monastery, with gorgeous canyon,
  • Most interesting is carved scene from the Parable of the Wise and Foolish Virgins. Virgins are bearded men :)