Magnificient landscape

Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley2000

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

A line of houses and residential buildings runs parallel with the walls and forms the southern boundary of the complex. Within the walls are a series of churches and chapels that are carved into the cliff and include a magnificent entry hall, or gavit, and the Church of St. Gregory.


  • Title: Magnificient landscape
  • Creator: Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley
  • Date Created: 2000
  • Rights: Armenia Travel
  • Location: Armenia
  • Inscription Criteria: Criteria: (ii)
  • Date of Inscription: 2000
  • Category of Site: Cultural site

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