Armenia

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.