Silk Road: Vorotan Canyon

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The canyon is Siunik's crowning natural jewel, "Armenia's Grand Canyon"; carved by a mountainous river that flows from the western part of the Karabakh Plateau and courses 178 km through the heart of the province with a basin of 5650 square kilometers, etching the landscape with rugged canyon walls more than 100 meters deep and 3 km apart at its widest point.

Working period/season

Year round

How to reach

From Yerevan take M2 highway to Goris, after from the rock arch, continue S on the (M2) and through the bombed out Azeri village of Zivazli to the base of the Vorotan Canyon