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Kecharis Monastery

Road to Tsakhkadzor, Tsakhkadzor, Armenia
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  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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Road to Tsakhkadzor, Tsakhkadzor, Armenia
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is worth visiting this complex if you are in the village. Quiet atmosphere with a small souvenir shop mainly with religious objects.

Thank Klaudia T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Kecharis Monastery is a wonderful example of Armenian cathedrals. Several stone crosses are also in the courtyard, which are uniquely Armenian.

Thank 4truth5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kecharis is a medieval Armenian monastic complex dating back to the 11th to 13th centuries,The atmosphere is really gorgeous! Welcome to a Wonderland :)

Thank mg_hovhannisyan
Reviewed 9 June 2017

One can never realize how beautiful this place if you cannot spend time looking around. The people are warm and friendly as well.

Thank Shiela C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Every year millions of Armenians and foreigners visit to Kecharis monastery and small church next to Kecharis named after St Harutyun. This place is an ancient and historical place and situated near Tsaghkanc mount. It is reconstructed recently but loses its' historical shine.

Thank Lilith D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

There are actually three hurches/chapels next to each other with a forth across the street. A peaceful place to visit.

Thank Caraduras
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I have seen many historical buildings, monasteries in Armenia, and this monastery became one of my famous place!

Thank Siranna D
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a must see Monastery. Not like any monastery that I have seen before. I don't know how far it dates back but it gives you an idea on how it was 1000 years ago. It was even more beautiful with Snow

Thank Wajd G
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is the first monastery we visited as the location is very near to Alpina Tsaghkadzor Hotel The place was full of snow and a very nice place to visit during winter.

Thank JoyMarie17
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Was there in Feb 2017. Could have spent a few hours here. If you want to go there to spend some time in prayer, try to find quieter times, it is well worth it.

Thank z g
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Response from Minu23 | Reviewed this property |
I went there with a group, so we had our bus. I don't know if there is a bus service from the near city but I saw a lot of bus in the area and in front of the Monastery entry there was a bus stop. When you will arrive... More
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