Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, Goris

4.8
#1 of 8 in Parks in Syunik Province
Must see · Geologic Formation · Nature / Park
Walk across a long swinging bridge to reach Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, inhabited by the locals until not too long ago. Rocks and wild forests surround this unusual attraction, adding to the rustic look and feel of the area. The path to the caves is not for the fainthearted or those in poor physical fitness, as a great deal of walking up steep stairs is required to reach the abandoned settlement. Make Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings part of your personalized Goris itinerary using our Goris trip planner.
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  • We climbed high above the cemetary and were rewarded with medieval caves rock spires and superb views of new Goris over old Goris. Tough walking at times but a must do in Goris. Older cemetery was...  more »
  • This cave city, also known as Khndzoresk is truly interesting. In 1962 the Soviet gov't decided that people couldn't live in caves - so until less than 60 years ago these caves were in use. At the.....  more »
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