The now abandoned monastery is surrounded by a huge stone wall.The cruciform stone church is under restoration and the inside is closed to visit at this time. Free entrance .
The Monastery of Saint is an ancient Armenian monastery in the mountainous area of West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Also known as the Black Church.located about 20 kilometers from the town of Chaldiran.The monastery and its typical Armenian conical roofs are visible from long distances I really suggest you to check this monument. it is far away from the public,but you... 更多
it is a very nice church or Monastary. Very old and the path we went was full of trees and the spring on top of the hill was amazing.
This is a trip I would recommend taking. Made a day trip out of going to Jolfa and seeing this Monastery from Tabriz. The Monastery itself is quite old. One of the oldest in the world and is being kept in pretty good condition. The area is also very nice. Lush forested areas a long a river. The drive itself... 更多
it was April and the first time that i was in an active church, the way which leaded to the church were lined by trees all in blossom, white and pink.the weather was so pleasant that still i can feel it in my memory. the building of the church was just amazing, amazing, amazing...i couldn't believe that it was real...when... 更多
this is a church that have been built among mountains, it's about 2hours and half from Tabriz and about half an hour from Jolfa, it's located about next to Araz river that is the border between Iran and Azerbaijan, the way is asphalt, also there is good services, such as w.c. or temporary camping site around the Monastery (but it's... 更多
this is a grand church with lots of history behind it,... there are a few places you could visit on your way,... the scenery is magnificent in mid spring,... a rather popular place for picnics,... go there if you are in the area or you are interested in the history,...
Its some where out of access of destroyers. It seems they built it these last week. You will enjoy beautiful nature beyond. I also enjoy climbing the mountains beyond. peaceful.
This isolated monastery is well worth the trip, located in the steep sided and spectacular Aras River Valley. Layers of history in a stunning setting.
this is one of my favorite place i always bring here most of the tour . if you come to Jolfa city never miss this wonderful place and it,s nature. if you are love of nature , best time to visit this place (April until June). during summer this place is little warm ,try to wear suitable cloths.