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Zorats Karer Qarahunj
Middle East

Zorats Karer - Qarahunj

Zorats Karer (Armenian: Զորաց Քարեր, locally Դիք-դիք քարեր Dik-dik karer), also called Karahunj, Qarahunj or Carahunge and Carenish (Armenian: Քարահունջ և Քարենիշ) is a prehistoric archaeological site near the town of Sisian in the Syunik Province of Armenia. It is also often referred to in international tourist lore as the Armenian Stonehenge.
The Carahunge site is on latitude of 39° 34' and longitude of 46° 01' on the mountain plateau having altitude 1770 m and occupies a territory of about 7 hectare on the left side of the Dar river canyon, the tributary of the river Vorotan (at 2 km). It is located on a rocky promontory near Sisian.

http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Zorats_Karer

photo: Zeiss Loxia 21mm
original size 29000x14500
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Taken: 06/08/2018
Uploaded: 14/09/2018
Updated: 21/09/2018
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Tags: ruins; art; stone; clouds; nature; archeology; travel; mountain; people; exterior; zeiss; sony
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