Aragats Cosmic Ray Research Station

Demanding road to the Aragats Research Station

Aragats Cosmic Ray Research Station is a high-altitude cosmic ray station at an elevation of 3.199m (10,495ft) above the sea level, located on the slopes of Mount Aragats, in the province of Aragatsotn, northwest from Yerevan, in Armenia. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Kaputzhukh Pass

A wild 4x4 road to Kaputzhukh Pass

Kaputzhukh Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.492m (11,456ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Azerbaijan and Armenia. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Sevan Pass

Sevan Pass

Sevan Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.130m (6,988ft) above the sea level, located in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Vardenyats Pass

A steep paved road to Vardenyats Pass in Armenia

Vardenyats Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.410m (7,906ft) above the sea level, located in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. The pass was known as the Selim Mountain Pass or Sulemayi Lernants’k’. The pass climbs through the Vardenis Mountains and provides access to Lake Sevan.

Zodskij pereval

The paved mountain road to Sotk Pass

Pereval Zodskij is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.374m (7,788ft) above the sea level, located on the Azerbaijan-Armenia border.

Vishapasar

Vishapasar

Vishapasar is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.890m (9,481ft) above the sea level, located in the Ararat Province of Armenia. 

Highest roads of Armenia

Highest roads of Armenia

Located in the Southern Caucasus region of Eurasia, Armenia is one of the oldest nations in the world. The country is a landlocked country in the Transcaucasia region, between the Black and Caspian Seas.

Noravank monastery

Noravank Monastery: a paved narrow road

Noravank is a 13th-century Armenian monastery, located in the Vayots Dzor Province, in Southern Armenia.

Pavarotlar

Pavarotlar

Pavarotlar is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 3.132m (10,275ft) above the sea level, located on the Azerbaijan- Armenia border. The average gradient is 12.55%. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Meghri Pass

A steep paved road to Meghri Pass

Meghri Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.535m (8,316ft) above the sea level, located in the Arevik National Park, in Syunik province, Southern Armenia.

Mount Vayots

A wild road to Mount Vayots, an extinct volcano

Mount Vayots (Vayots Sar) is an extinct volcano located in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia.

Bargooshat pass

Bargooshat Pass

Bargooshat Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.009m (9,872ft) above the sea level, located in Syunik, the southernmost province of Armenia. The average gradient is 19,49%. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Mount Ughtasar

Mount Ughtasar: only 4wd vehicles in good weather

Mount Ughtasar is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.296m (10,813ft) above the sea level, located of the Ishkhanasar range in the Syunik Province of Armenia. The site is reached only by four-wheel drive in good weather (the best time to visit is between mid July and the end of August). It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Trchkan Waterfall

The road to Trchkan Waterfall isn’t an easy one

Located in the Shirak Province of Armenia, at 23.5 meters high, the Trchkan Waterfall is said to be the highest waterfall in the country.

Karmir Pass

Karmir Pass

Karmir Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.184m (7,165ft) above the sea level, located in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia, near the border of Azerbaijan.

Devil’s Bridge

Road trip guide: Conquering the Devil’s bridge

Devil’s bridge (Satani Kamurj) is a natural bridge located on the Vorotan River near Tatev village, in the Syunik Province of Armenia. It’s one of the most gorgeous and marvelous natural spots of the country.

Spitakasar pass

Spitakasar Pass

Spitakasar Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.262m (10,702ft) above the sea level, located in the Kotayk province, at the central part of Armenia. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Ayich’ingil Lerrnants’k’

Ayich’ingil Lerrnants’k’

Ayich’ingil Lerrnants’k’ is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 3.466m (11,371ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan. It’s one of the highest roads of the country.

Mount Armaghan

Mount Armaghan, a truly outstanding SUV adventure

Mount Armaghan is an extinct volcano at an elevation of 2.811m (9,222ft) above the sea level, located in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. 

Bechenagskiy Pereval

Bechenagskiy Pereval

The Betschenagsku Pass is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.346m (7,696ft) above the sea level, located on the Azerbaijan- Armenia border.

Lake Akna

Lake Akna

Lake Aknalich is a volcanic mountain lake at an elevation of 3.045m (9,990ft) above the sea level, located at the east of Kotayk Province of Armenia. It’s one of the highest roads of the country.

Vorotan Pass

The road to Vorotan Pass, not recommended if you're prone to car sickness

Vorotani Lerrnants'k' is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.344m (7,690ft) above the sea level, located in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia.

Shativank

Shativank

Shativank is a fortified monastery with a church located in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. It’s one of the oldest monasteries of the province.

K’ashat’agh

K’ashat’agh

K’ashat’agh is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.874m (9,429ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan. 

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