Haghartsin Monastery is located near the town of Dilijan. It can be said that the location of this monastery is very good. It is hidden in dense woods and walks along the winding mountain road into the valley. There is a small parking lot next to Haghartsin Monastery. There are three churches in Haghartsin. The main church of Saint Astvatsatsin was built in 1281. It is a domed tower with a high drum inside. Except for the west, all walls have two triangular niches outside. The oldest is the sacred Grigor church (11th century), with a domed tower on top of an octagonal barrel. A nearby church is rectangular and was built in the 12th century. The dome-shaped Stepanos chapel (1224 meters). The structural excellent dining hall was built by the architect Minas in 1248. It is an outstanding representative of medieval Armenian architecture. It has a bold structure with a pair of connected square halls and the roof is a crossed circle. Arched. Unfortunately, it was originally a great historical site and a World Heritage Site. However, in 2010, the Armenian Church spent 2 million US dollars to renovate it, which looks very new. After the repaired stone, there are not too many shadows of the past. The monastery that has gone through a thousand years seems to be less than a hundred years old, which also makes many people dissatisfied. Although it has lost its ruined style, you can also enjoy the Dilijan National Park when you come to Haghartsin Monastery. The scenery here is very good, and it is a worthwhile trip.
Haghartsin Monastery in Armenia, after lunch, proceed to Haghartsin Monastery Complex in Georgia. In: Dilijan National Park Dilijan National Park. The name of the monastery comes from the "flying eagle", there are three churches-the Church of Our Lady, the Church of St. Gregory, and the Church of St. Stephen. This old tree has existed since the fifth century when there was a church, but it was burned later. It is said that the wish can be realized by going out of the tree hole.
Go to Armenia, don't look at the old castle to see Haghartsin Monastery! Many people like to visit ancient castles when traveling to Europe. In fact, in addition to ancient castles, visiting monasteries in Christian countries is actually a very good place to check in. Unexpectedly, it was not in Europe that gave me this idea, but in Tillikin, Amelia, a monastery called Haghartsin Monastery, which is not very popular. Armenia is a Christian country. It is said that it was the last place where Noah’s Ark stopped. So although Haghartsin Monastery is not very popular, there are many things to see and it is still worth visiting. Haghartsin Monastery was built in the 10th to the 13th century. Although it has been renovated many times, it is basically a historical relic level. Such old buildings are all the taste of time at a glance. They are very textured and definitely not antique. The architecture can be imitated. Those who like old buildings must come to the church. The location is a small town some distance from Tillikin. You need to drive there. It is surrounded by forests. The church is located on the upper reaches of the river. Because there are many eagles wandering here, there are many eagle patterns on the sculptures in the monastery. This monastery is also called the monastery where the eagles fly. The monastery is composed of several churches. The St. Astvatsatsin church is the most distinctive one, decorated with sixteen-sided domes, and the building is very spectacular. In addition, its oldest is St. Gregory’s Church. Because it was funded, it also retains the cemetery of the royal family of the Bagratuni dynasty in the Middle Ages. All in all, come to Haghartsin Monastery and look at the old house.