Mozrov cave is one of the deepest caves in Armenia, located in Vayots Dzor provibce, 7 km far from Areni village. The walls of the cave are covered with a 10 centimeter crust of calcite crystals. There are stalactites in the cave. The length of the cave is about 300 meters (in a straight line – 170 meters). Mozrov cave was discovered in 1965. It is said it was discovered accidently, during the construction of the road leading to Mozrov village.
The well-established transport infrastructure of Armenia allows to get to Mozrov cave by a private car or with the help of various travel companies which offer regular excursions and tours to different sights of the country. Due to the geographical location of Mozrov cave the trip will not seem long.
The high season in Armenia lasts for a long time due to the pleasant climate conditions. Warm days in Armenia start in March and last until late autumn; winter is usually snowless and not long. The high precipitation season is variable. The tourist season for Mozrov cave depends on the weather conditions.
The cave is the third one in Armenia with 260m length, Bear cave is on the first place with 3,5 km length, and Mageli cave – on the second place with 1,7 km length.
The cave has a unique “crocodile” formation, which visitors will enjoy. These types of formations are what most of the visitors wish and expect to see when entering a cave. There are areas in Mozrov Cave where such formations are dramatic and plentiful.
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