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Karahundj (also known as Zorakar, Zorats Karer or Zorats Kar) is a megalithic composition of Bronze Age tombs (cists, dolmens or tumuli) and over 230 standing stones (menhirs). The two intertwined features (cist graves and standing stones) are the focus of debate in Armenia.

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Year around

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How to reach

Karahundj (Zorats Kar) complex is about 3 hours south of Yerevan. Take the M-2 highway to the second exit to Sissian and follow our signs.


Karahundj (Carahunge)
Contemporary view on the ancient astronomical site in Armenia.