Shaki waterfall | Silk Road Armenia

Shaki waterfall

Shaki waterfall is in Syunik region of Armenia. The origin of its name comes from a legend, according to which Shaki has been a very beautiful girl and a conqueror who adored her beauty ordered her to come to him. Shaki didn’t want to become a victim of his violence and jumped from a high rock. When falling down her long dress opened and turned into a waterfall. Since then this waterfall it is called Shaki.