Armenia's Travel Trails

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Footsteps of Christianity

Explore Armenia's Heritage of Christianity through our Footsteps of Christiantiy Trail--from its inception in Historic Artashat at the Khor Virap where Gregory the Illuminator (Grigor Lusavorich) was imprisoned before being summoned before and curing the king of his madness, beginning the conversion of the state to Christinaity 301--to the sacred springs, fields of khachkars (stone crosses) and soaring domes in monasteries perched on mountain precipices or hidden in forest clearings.

 Footsteps of Christianity