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Garni Temple

Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni, Armenia
+374 93 108303
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“A fantastic surprise”
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“Unique temple in a unique location”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni, Armenia
+374 93 108303
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Reviewed March 29, 2015

Hard to imagine that this was first build in 77 AD. It has been destroyed a few times, but there is still original parts of the temple and it is in spectacular spot to view the countryside and the valley below. There is an interesting...More

Thank Glen W
Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

A bit difficult and bad road for reaching, the temple is constructed in persian empire era for praying the mehr/mihr god of son. Good natural site, nice hellenic architecture, Worth for visiting

Thank Ho S
Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

I was astonished by the reconstruction of this temple. As an engineer I am so pleased by the way it was constructed, they preserved the old stones and add the new ones in a way to allow the visitor to see how was the old...More

2  Thank Elie M
Reviewed March 24, 2015

in spite of the cold weather and bad road, the site and area is just wonderful! the temple is built at top of a hill and a river is going around it.I'm from Iran and the Mitraism has born here, so it was really interesting...More

Thank leila m
Reviewed March 21, 2015

The Temple of Garni is the only pre-Christian, pagan temple to survive in Armenia. It is in classic Greek Hellenic style rather than Persian. Don't forget to visit the near by bathhouse with its Greek mosaic.

Thank Michael A
Reviewed March 17, 2015

The setting for this temple is really striking, on a bluff over a river gorge. You can get a sense of what it must have been like nearly 2000 years ago. The restoration is also impressive, obvious which parts are new and which are old,...More

Thank ontheroadagain1434
Reviewed February 26, 2015

Reconstructed ancient Armenian pagan temple probably attributed to worship of the elements. Stones outside can be a little slippery esp. if there is snowfall. Even then its a sight worth seeing- it was actually built up in the early 70s but looks authentic enough (roman/...More

Thank SL27
Reviewed February 14, 2015

If yoThe Garni, Tempel is from 76 AD in Roman style with baths. The temple itself was built on top of an Urartian temple, and has the same floor dimensions as the temple of Sushi in Erebuni A common feature of sacred structures from oldest...More

Thank halfdan t
Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is a renewed temple, but it still looks perfect! It is just about 30 minutes from Erevan. Taxi a taxш шт the city and go there. You will see amazing view. The best there is that the temple made with Greek style - it...More

Thank InnaVolkova
Reviewed January 19, 2015

For mythology lovers the place is just amazing and has great positive energy, in addition to the historical value.

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Подскажите, пожалуйста ! Как добраться из Гарни к "каменной симфонии ",ущелью ? Он за поселком или перед ? Какая дорога ? Можно проехать на своем автомобиле( семейный хэтчбек ) ?
March 2, 2015|
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Response from Olga_kolokol | Reviewed this property |
Здравствуйте. К сожалению не смогу вам помочь. Мы передвигались по Армении из Еревана на такси. "Каменную симфонию" ( ущелье) мы не посещали, к сожалению.
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