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Erebuni Town-Fortress

Yerevan, Armenia
+374 10 458207
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A place built around 700 BC!

Don't miss this if you will visit Armenia, it's as ancient as it gets! Walk along the path of a... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Renuel S
via mobile
Erebuni a first Capital in Armenia

Erebuni fortress is a Museum for Armenian History for more 3000 years ago , you can see all... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Walid I
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Yerevan, Armenia
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+374 10 458207
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this if you will visit Armenia, it's as ancient as it gets! Walk along the path of a place which was built almost 3,000 years ago. The walls and stones are still there and it's very tempting to get some of the rocks...More

1  Thank Renuel S
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Erebuni fortress is a Museum for Armenian History for more 3000 years ago , you can see all Yerevan from Erebuni Fortress

2  Thank Walid I
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

It was interesting to visit the place where Yerevan was founded about 2800 years ago. It is impressive and amazing that the ruins of ancient town-fortress made it thorough the history to modern days.

1  Thank Aram K
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

This place offers perfect view of the city and Ararat mountain, it was very cold when we visit as the place is high

1  Thank Aniht
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

On a hill called Arin Ber, is the first fortress of the town and it overlooks a plain in what is today Yerevan and within the background you have Mount Ararat. This is an interesting site but you need to be able to imagine what...More

1  Thank Bonny100
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The ruins of the Erebuni Citadel are very interesting. Built on the top of a hill called Arin Ber it was overlooking the entire plain what is the city of Yerevan now – a better strategic place for a settlement couldn’t be used in that...More

Thank Ben W
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

On a hill overlooking the plain and with in the background mount Ararat is where the first fortress of the town was build. Several stones inscribed in cuneiform attest to when this fortress was build, as well to some of the extensions, and give a...More

Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

I stood on this mount and looked out over the plains toward Mt. Ararat, imagining the people of Noah as they plotted out life ahead of them. This place just seems to send your imagination back to those times and places. Don't miss this wonder....More

Thank betts1492
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

If You want to see how many years old is Yerevan you are welcome to Erebuni Town-Fortress ! Here you can find a birth certificate of Yerevan were mentioned when Yerevan was born. Dont forget go to the hill and enjoy view of first gates...More

Thank ArmenianIncoming
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Reviewed 7 April 2016

While you are in Armenia, you shouldn't miss this fortress, it is located on the top of a hill with a good view on the city. Erebuni itself is urartian. It's not so far away from the city Center, either book a tour with a...More

1  Thank Regula H
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