Panorama view from the top of Mount Ararat at sunrise. With an altitude 5137 m it is the highest peak in Turkey and, after Mt. Damavand second volcano in Asia. From the summit one can see Turkey, Armenia and Iran. Litte Ararat is also clearly visible (south-east). — Mt. Ararat also plays a significant role in Armenian culture. According to the book of Genesis, Noah's ark came to rest here. — Atmospheric pressure: 547 hPa.