Lake Sevan is in Gegharkunik, one of the most spectacular regions in Armenia, its stunning landscape shaped by millions of years of volcanic eruptions and the once steaming waters of the lake, now cooled to a brisk 18°C at the beach. Sevan is Armenias largest lake and a summer magnet for...
Tsaghkadzor is a small spa town and a popular health resort in Armenia. Tsaghkadzor means valley of flowers in Armenian. The city is located 50 kilometers north of Yerevan at a height of 1750 meters above sea level, surrounded with alpine meadows. Because of the last years substantial investments in...
One of the main modern monuments of Armenia is Sardarapat Battle Museum.The monument is guarded by Assyrian- style winged lions.Bearing left before the monument, a driveway skirts the monument ridge to reach a tourist pavilion and the highly attractive Sardarapat museum, the Ethnographic Museum, the collection of which includes artifacts...
The Khor Virap (meaning «deep dungeon») monastery is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Armenia. It stands before the snowcapped flanks of Mount Ararat offering a spectacular view of the mountain, the national symbol of Armenia. It is where Grigor Luisavorich (St. Gregory the Illuminator) was imprisoned for...