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fortress hard to reach for enemy army

Hidden and hard to reach fortress but very beautiful. Baghaberd became the last capital of the... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
Gevorg G
Hard to find and hard to reach fortress!

This is not an easy fortress to reach; it sits on top of a 1438 meters high ridge. We went there... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2016
Meghrig S
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Jul 10, 2017
“fortress hard to reach for enemy army”
Oct 7, 2016
“Hard to find and hard to reach fortress!”
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| 14 km Northwest From the Village of Kapan, Kapan, Armenia
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Hidden and hard to reach fortress but very beautiful. Baghaberd became the last capital of the Syunik kingdom after the destruction of the nearby village of Kapan in the year 1103. In 1170, the fortress was captured by the Seljuq Turks.

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

This is not an easy fortress to reach; it sits on top of a 1438 meters high ridge. We went there end of September 2016 and the weather was rainy, cold, and foggy on that day. It was so foggy that we almost climbed the...More

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