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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.

Situated along the route of the Great Silk Road, Armenia has a rich and ancient culture. It’s bordered on the north and east by Georgia and Azerbaijan and on the south and west by Iran and Turkey. It’s a very mountainous country, almost totally covered by the Lesser (or Little) Caucasus Mountains, with fast flowing rivers and few forests but with many trees. The climate is highland continental: hot summers and cold winters.

Mountain roadElevationProvinceSurface
Kaputzhukh Pass3.492m (11,456ft)SyunikGravel
Mount Ughtasar3.296m (10,813ft)SyunikGravel
Spitakasar pass3.262m (10,702ft)KotaykGravel
Aragats Research Station3.199m (10,495ft)AragatsotnAsphalt
Pavarotlar3.132m (10,275ft)SyunikGravel
Bargooshat pass3.009m (9,872ft)SyunikGravel
Vishapasar2.890m (9,481ft)AraratGravel
Mount Armaghan2.811m (9,222ft)GegharkunikGravel
Mount Vayots2.586m (8,484ft)Vayots DzorGravel

Pic: Hrair Sargsyan

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