The latter road turns W from
Karahunj to Khot,
boasted a ruined 5-8th c. church, Khotavank, now gone, an
insignificant Meghradzori Khach church of 1700, ruins of Karmir Khach
church in the cemetery, Iron Age tombs and, near the gorge, the ruined
medieval castle of Khanapa and other remains.
Roads lead to
the village of Shinuhayr,
with 17th c. S. Stepanos
cave dwellings near old village, and a fine, tall 16th c.
khachkar (take the SW fork, not the SE toward Khot) from both W and S of