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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...more
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Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni, Armenia
+374 93 108303
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only remaining pagan temple in the whole old soviet union is located in this extremely picturesque location perched at the precipice of a stunning gorge.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tatun
Reviewed November 5, 2018

The Temple of Garni is such a beautiful, scenic place. It is situated high on a hill overlooking the canyon and the landscape. The temple itself is not the original but was actually rebuilt after an earthquake destroyed it. To enjoy the essence of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nina P
Reviewed November 4, 2018

This Temple reminds us of Greek and Rome, Though reconstructed looks authentic also pre christian period structure. About an hours drive from Yeravan its a beautiful place and I could see lot of young couple visiting. The entrance fee of 1500 AMD seems to be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anilgeeth
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Garni Temple is an absolute delight, one of the highlights of my trip to Armenia. It is set in a nice complex overlooking a river gorge with mountains towering in the distance. The Temple is sort of on the Greek style with 24 columns and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

This is a very interesting temple which was originally built in the 1st century and is situated in a gorgeous setting high on a hill overlooking the canyon and the Azat River. The audio tour is very informative and the nearby Roman bathhouse has some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike J
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Although Garni Temple is a rare ancient architecture in Caucasus I would say it looked too refurbished and has lost some ancient appeal. But as it is conveniently located near other heritage sites, it is worth a quick visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This temple is very different from the architecture found around Armenia. It is part of a complex. It still visible the left parts of the wall and the baths that you still can visit. Don’t miss the mosaic work inside the bath area. From the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pontinha2015
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Garni temple is perhaps the last piece of Hellenic structure left in Armenia. It is something so amazing to see because this kind of structure is usually seen in Greece and Roman architecture. Perched at the edge of a cliff with a sharp drop into...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Satyabrata
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Garbo template is located in Armenia, village Garni. It is the best-known structure and symbol of pre-Christian Armenia.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 911arsenm
Reviewed October 3, 2018

beautiful temple in a very nice picturesque area with an amazing landscape. I really enjoyed to see the history of Armenia and all the interesting points to visit

Date of experience: September 2018
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