Mount Ararat (Turkish: Ağrı Dağı; Armenian: Արարատ or Masis Մասիս, see
below for its other names and etymology) i...
Mount Ararat is located in Eastern Turkey on the borders of Iran, Armenia (
formerly U.S.S.R.), and Nakchivan. This volcanic mountain rises 5,165 meters or
Mount Ararat is the highest mountain in the eastern Turkey and is also the
legendary mount described in the Bible where Noah landed his Ark.
In Passage to Ararat
, Michael Arlen journeys into his past, arriving in the land of his ancestry. He travels to a land overshadowed by the legendary Mount Ararat
, located in Turkey, on the borders of Iran, Armenia, and Nachivan. One Armenian poet talks about the "into... More »
Apr 29, 2010 ... A group of explorers from Hong Kong and Turkey believe they've made a
discovery of Biblical proportions. The group say they have found the ...
Jul 8, 2015 ... Mount Ararat, Turkish Ağrı Dağı , Ararat, Mount [Credit: Martin Gray—National ...
The Ararat Massif is about 25 miles (40 km) in diameter. Ararat ...
The summit of Mt. Ararat is 5,165 meters (16,946 feet) above sea level. Ararat is a
dormant volcano and its last eruption was on June 2, 1840. At present the ...
Nov 9, 2011 ... In April 2010, a press conference was held to announce the potential discovery of
remains of Noah's Ark on Mt. Ararat. What are we to make of ...
Apr 30, 2010 ... Near the top of Mount Ararat (seen from Armenia in a file photo) in Turkey,
explorers claim to have found Noah's ark. Photograph by Martin Gray ...