Arjeri

Arjeri Caverns - Archeri Caverns - Archer Cave - Bear Caverns


Useful Information

Location: Near Yeghegnadzor. From Areni towards Arpi, after 6.4km turn right across the Arpa river. After 7.6km behind the old guardhouse, right of the road.
Open: Locked, open by appointment.
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Classification: ExplainKarst cave
Light: none
Dimension: L=3,300m, VR=145m.
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History


Description

Arjeri Caverns are famous for outstanding speleothems. This is the longest and deepest cave in the country. The name Archer (Arjer) means Bear in Armenian and the cave contains numerous bones of the cave bear.