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Caucasus Mountains, Yerevan

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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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  • Chain of mountains that run through the country. Very high and where breathes air completely pure. Near Yerevan can observe the mountain sacred to the Armenians, Ararat, with the eternal snows, where Noah's Ark landed
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  • We spent quite a few of our 16 day trip to Georgia and Armenia driving though the Caucasian Mountains. We were near the snow covered peaks and the glacier in Georgia and through the rain and fog in Ar...  more »
  • Delightful, if not be in a good place at the right time, when the mountains illuminated by the Sun, bright, sometimes pinkish.
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