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      SAGHMOSAVANK MONASTERY

      Church of St. Sion was built in 1215by the order of Armenian Prince Vache Vachutian and later was built-up by other constructions – the Church of the Holy Virgin, porch and book depository. Listed buildings formed Saghmosavank monastery known as the repository of manuscripts, which is not inferior in height to the main temple and has a beautiful interior decoration made of red and black elements. Various illustrations were created and copied in the book depository. A lot of ancient cross stones are installed on the territory of the monastery complex and the cemetery adjacent to it. Sagmosavank is especially beautiful if you admire it from the opposite side of the nearby Kasakh River.

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      How to get Saghmosavank monastery from Yerevan?

      The well-established transport infrastructure of Armenia allows to get to Saghmosavank monastery 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 Saghmosavank monastery the trip will not seem long.

      Weather in Saghmosavank

      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 Saghmosavank monastery depends on the weather conditions.

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