A  left  fork at Sasunik  leads  to  the village of Lernarot (till 1949 Maghda).

   At approximately 25  km  on  the  left  is the turnoff for Shamiram, a predonear the S end of the village, where two gorges merge, are the low-lying remains of a substantial fortress and settlement of the Bronze Age  through medieval periods.   All  around  the  fortress  are traces of large, wealthy tomb-fields.