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The drive from Tblisi to Yervan is amazing. There is a deep gorge, tall peaks, and beautiful vistas. Nature at its best.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Paula W
Almaty, Kazakhstan
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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The drive from Tblisi to Yervan is amazing. There is a deep gorge, tall peaks, and beautiful vistas. Nature at its best.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Many years ago I joined a Yezidi shepherd as he took his sheep from the valley to the top of the mountain. We started at about mid-night and walled (no moon) through the night. We stopped at sunrise, which was absolutely spectacular (days before smartphones, so no photo). Then we had breakfast which consisted of some eggs, cheese and bread... More 

Thank J L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Caucasus mountains are one of the cleanest and most beautiful mountains. We went to Armenia when the snow started to fall. We have the best taxi driver that even zero visibility in the mountains he can drive. It was fun seeing snow capped Caucasus mountains. Must see.

Thank Lhie I
New Westminster, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Caucasian Mountains are a very beautiful landscape with different looks. There are almost dry parts, others are very green. Some look very rocky while others look like covered by a satin blanket (to speak with my cousin’s words). It is are really great possibility to relax, to explore and to have exercises; there are endless ways to do it.... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Visiting the Caucuses is a great thing to do to get out of grey Yervan in the winter. The views are stunning and the snow bright and beautiful!

Thank Becca A
Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Best experience is to get lost in the Caucasian mountains and also try to see the Ararat ! Most beloved mountain in Armenia !

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Tehran, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The climate of the Caucasus varies according to elevation and latitude location. For example, average temperature decreases as elevation rises. The same thing with precipitation, which increases with elevation. There is also more precipitation, including snowfall, on the western slopes of the mountains from the influence of the Black Sea.

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

The mountain roads are primitive and a wee bit dangerous, but the views and the types of formations are unlike any I have ever seen. On a clear day, Mt. Ararat is spectacular. It is worth the treacherous drives.

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Such beautiful mountains. They are high and nice. Great for jogging and climbing. Really go and walk a bit

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Maribor, Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

we had a sunny september. the views and play of light was amazing. i live in a mountanous country, but this mountain desert is special. I wouldn't mind spending a summer in a tent somewhere, enjoying this peace an quiet.

Thank AndrejaKo

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