Everyone visiting Garni and Geghard monasteries should also stop to see a memorial arch made in honor of a prominent Armenian writer Yeghishe Charents. The monument is located next to Voghjaberd village 1500 meters high. A magnificent view of Ararat and Armenia opens from the arch. The biblical mountain can be seen at any time of the day. An excerpt from author’s ‘Armenia’ poem is engraved on the ‘Charents Arch’. The arch was erected in 1975 by a notable architect Rafael Israelyan. It was named ‘The arch of piece dedicated to the great Armenian poet Yeghishe Charents.