Amberd

Amberd

Fortress of Amberd  - Midcentury fortcity built in the 10-th century. One of more interesting tourist attraction is situated in Aragatsotn region, on the southern wing of Aragatz mountain. Some buildings were build by Kamsarakans during the 7-th century. In the begining of the 13-th century Amberd became Vachoutyan's admininstrative centre. It has been totally destroyed in 1236 by mongols. 

 

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