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Kayan Fortress Trail

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Length

0.9 Miles 1.4 Kilometers

81%

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Elevation

94' 29 m

Ascent

-361' -110 m

Descent

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

55%

Max Grade (29°)

2,996' 913 m

High

2,679' 817 m

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A short spur trail that leads to Kayan Fortress.

State Tourism Committee Republic of Armenia

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This short trail leads to Kayan Fortress which is located between the Haghpat and Sanahin villages, to the right of the Armenia-Georgia highway. The fortress was built in 1233 by Bishop Hovhannes, the leader of the Haghpat monastery. Nowadays, the monastery is also known as Aknaberd.

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in Haghpat

#17

in Armenia

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