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Bear cave

Bear Cave is located in Vayots Dzor region, 7 km from Areni village, in the area where there is one more important sight – the cave of Areni. Bear Cave was discovered in 1940 and is considered the longest, the deepest and the most mysterious among all existing caves in Armenia.

The name of the cave is associated with the finding – at the depth of 300 m there were found the bones of an ancient bear.