Armenia Tourism

If you think how to spend your vacation we want to offer something special for you. Think about Armenia, one of the cradles of the ancient culture. The other name for it is Hayastan. This is the right place to go if you wish to see many masterpieces that were created in the ancient times.

Where is Armenia? How can I find Armenia map? These questions are frequently asked when we start speaking about Armenia tourism. Such questions are understandable because this sector started developing in this small and beautiful country not long ago. In spite of it the tourism sector is developing rather fast. Not many people are aware about the existence of this country, located on the territory of the post-Soviet country, therefore the adventures are going to be even more thrilling than you expected them to be. This is something you are not familiar with and it does not look like any other country. Armenia is unique and its heritage sites became the landmarks that make this tourist destination rather popular among tourists coming here from all over the globe.

There are a lot of monuments there that date back to Middle Ages. Such places of interest are scattered all over the country and you will hardly be able to see them all during one stay. Some of the places received international recognition and got international heritage status. Visit such sites as Haghpat and Sanahin where you will see history in every stone of its architecture. The walls of these monasteries saw the events of the bygone days and though they are not able to speak they create certain spirit that is felt by tourists coming there. Such profound insight into the history of the country will help you to learn more about Armenia and understand the contemporary country better.

But you should not think that only monuments make this country interesting. There are some natural attractions that make Armenia an intriguing destination for foreign visitors. People come here to see hot springs of Arzni and Jermuk, to get treatment at water resorts of Lake Sevan, to walk in the forests of Aghveran, Dilijan, Tsaghkadzor, Gugark and Bjurakan. If you go to the southeastern part of the country you will be able to enjoy the beauty of cliffs and to visit the caves that were naturally formed there. This country has much to offer therefore this is a great tourist destination. Do not doubt that you will be able to get excellent vacation as you travel around Armenia.

You will be surprised to meet sophisticated people on this amazing land. As you go to Armenia Yerevan is going to be the first city that you will visit. This is capital of the country located near the marvelous mountain Ararat. If you remember the Biblical history and Noah’s Ark chronicle then you should know that Ararat is the place where the arch landed after the Great Flood was over. Ararat is a symbol of Armenia though is it situated in Turkey. When you come to the place, you will need Yerevan map, which will guide you as you try to see this place in all its beauty. The tourist agent will help you to find the right hotel but do not hurry there as you go by car from Yerevan airport. Make a tour around the city, which is really wonderful, so it is worth your effort even if you are very tired after the flight.

There are hoteles en Armenia for different types of clients. Every customer will find the one to meet his requirements, and even the most fastidious client will be satisfied with high level of service provided there. In some of them you will find luxurious rooms at a nice price. If you succeed to find such hotel Armenia will look more alluring for you.

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Vanadzor

Geographic location In the north-eastern part of the Republic of Armenia,between mountain chains of Pambak and Bazum, where Tandzut and Pambak rivers merge, at the height of 1 350 meters above the sea level, spreads a beautiful town of Vanadzor that has about 130 000 inhabitants.  The distance from Yerevan, capital of the Republic, is [...]

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State Engineering university of Armenia (SEUA)

VANADZOR CAMPUS University history The Vanadzor branch of State Engineering University of Armenia (formerly – State Polytechnic Institute) was founded in 1959. Specialities and forms of education. In 1959 the first students in the following specialities were: Machine – building technology, Metal cutting machines and tools Technology of inorganic materials began to be trained. Evening [...]

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Vanadzor Branch of Armenian Union Artists

Vanadzor branch was founded in 1974. The general meeting of the branch elects its president, responsible secretary and exhibiting working group. Today the branch involves 50 members, 20 of whom are members of Artists Union. Many of them have had individual exhibitions, not only in our town but also in a number of countries abroad.

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Eghishe Tadevosyan (1870-1936)

Tadevosyan (Tatevosyan, Tadevosian), a master of plein-air painting, had a fine perception of the rainbow play of the sun’s rays, of light and shade, atmospheric perspective and nature’s mood. He revealed himself as an Impressionist in hundreds of superb studies, all marked by his amazing, flickering brushwork. Feeling the need for a contemporary artistic language, [...]

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Stepanavan

Stepanavan, a small town with a population of 18,000 people, is located in the Lori Region. Including 18 surrounding villages, the population of the Stepanavan area totals 26,000. Stepanavan’s educational facilities include six secondary schools, one agricultural college, two universities, two music schools, one art school, two sports schools, a cultural center, and the “Stepanavan [...]

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State Puppet Theatre of Lori in Vanadzor

Vanadzor State Puppet Theatre was founded in 1993 by Sergey Melikian. On March 1, 1994, the first play, “The dog and the cat” by Tumanian was performed on the stage of the theatre.

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Lori regional administration

The territorial policy as well as the coordination of Services of the State Territorial Executive Bodies (SSTEB) is implemented by the Governor, through the functional subdivisions of Marzpetaran (Regional Administration). The department of LSG Bodies and Coordination of SSTEB is responsible for the link between the Marzpetaran and the LSG and controls the implementation of [...]

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Vanadzor State Ensemble

The ensamble was created in 1958, on the basis of the State Cultural Club vocal dance group named after Ghukas Ghukasyan. Ensemble that had a rich history including international events: Winner of competitions in Poland and former Soviet countries, several trips Poland (twice), Germany, participation in anniversaries of 100 years of Gomitas and Toumanyan, as [...]

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State Dramatic Theatre after Hovhannes Abelian

Vanadzor State Dramatic Theatre named after Hovhannes Abelian was founded in 1931. In the initial period of activity it consisted mainly of members of local theatric groups and students of Tbilisi Armenian Theatre studio. The first play performed on its stage was “Outburst” by Yanovskiy (director Ash-Mat, scene-painter K. Minasian). Casting of the theatre included [...]

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Vanadzor School of Art

Vanadzor Art School was founded in 1975 by artists Martiros Saryan, Hakob Kojoyan and sculptor Ara Sargsian. It is considered the second oldest school in the republic after Merkurov Art School in Gyumri. The school has participated in a number of exhibitions in Brazil, India, Argentine, Europe and former Soviet countries. It was rewarded the [...]