Agri Mount Ararat Noahs Ark

agri-mountararat-noahsark_326It is supposed that Noah’s Ark, a natural monument situated on Mount Ararat, was grounded here on the highest mountain of Anatolia after the Great Flood. This legendary region draws attention and attracts many visitors nowadays.

The Great Flood is mentioned in the holy books of the Koran and the Old Testament and is saidto have lasted 150 days. Continuous rainfall for 40 days resulted in such a dramatic rise in the water level, so that the land appeared above water a year later.