The best places to go and see in Armenia

Mount Aragats

4090 m, the highest point of the Lesser Caucasus and Armenia

Echmiazdin Cathedral

The mother church of the Armenian Apostolic Church, located in the city of Vagharshapat

Gandzasar

Located in Artsakh, the monastery holds relics believed to belong to St.John the Baptist

Garni Pagan Temple

The only standing Greco-Roman colonnaded building in Armenia and the former Soviet Union.

Haghpat Monastery

Medieval monastery complex in Lori province of Armenia

Waterfall in Jermuk

Jermuk town is famous with its hot springs and the waterfall

Khor Virap

Is built on the site where Gregory the Illuminator was imprisoned for 13 years

Noravank

Best known for its two-storey Holy Mother of God church

Lake Sevan and Sevanavank

Lake Sevan is the largest body of water in Armenia and the Caucasus region.

Tatev Monastery

In the XIV-XV centuries, the monastery hosted one of the most important Armenian medieval universities

Yerevan

The capital and largest city of Armenia as well as one of the world's oldest continuously inhabited cities

Zvartnots Cathedral

The ruins of Zvartnots remained buried until its remains were uncovered at the start of the twentieth century.