Some   4   km   past    the    Yeghvard zigzag, at the entrance to the village of Zoravan (formerly Pokravan), is a small cemetery on the left, turning at which one reaches after a few hundred yards the Zoravar church, a ruined circular church and graveyard, built   by   Prince   Grigor  Mamikonian

   About   200  m  N   of   Zoravan,   a   dirt road right (opposite an old stone-cutting plant) leads in 1.2 km to a reservoir and (right of the road) the village of Dovri, with important fortified settlement of Dovri, primarily Urartian but with Bronze Age, Hellenistic, and  medieval traces aswell. Take the  right fork  and  park  by

(661-685), on the lower slopes of Mt. Ara. In the cemetery above is a small funerary chapel.


the little church of 1879, which incorporates khachkars from an abandoned medieval hamlet. The Urartian fortress walls are best preserved on the N edge.