Best places to stay in Armenia in the summer of 2019
In recent years, Armenia has become one of the most popular tourist destinations worldwide. Many tourists, in particular from the countries of the former CIS, prefer holidays in Armenia to other famous resorts.
Holidays in Armenia
This is not surprising, because it is here that guests of the country have the opportunity to spend a full rest in the lap of magnificent nature, go on extreme hikes, go mountain climbing and make an unforgettable gastronomic tour. Armenia is rich in historical, cultural and religious sights belonging to different time periods.
The best time to visit Armenia is summer, which begins here from mid-April and lasts until the end of September. What places are worth visiting in the first place, traveling in this amazing country?
Sights of the capital
Today, ancient Yerevan is a modern city with a rich infrastructure, where there are many unique places recommended for visiting. It is better to start acquaintance with the capital with museums, where visitors will be told about the centuries-old history of Armenia and Yerevan, about the life of prominent Armenians known throughout the world, rare artifacts and stunning creations of local artists and sculptors will be shown.
The essential points of the Yerevan travel program are the Matenadaran Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, the National History Museum of Armenia, the Erebuni Fortress Museum, the Armenian Genocide Museum, the Museum of Sergey Parajanov, the National Gallery of Armenia and other cultural and educational institutions that meet your interests and hobbies.
In the wake of history
Armenia is often called the “open-air museum.” This is due to the fact that on the territory of a centuries-old country there are many historical and cultural monuments, many of which are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Churches of Armenia
The pagan temple of Garni, the monastery complex of Geghard, the oldest observatory in the world Karahunge, the monasteries of Tatev, Khor Virap, Goshavan, Sevanavank, Noravank and other unique religious sites, as well as fortresses and ancient wineries are located in different regions of the country and in the vicinity of the capital.
Armenia is rich not only in architectural monuments, but also in unique natural sites that captivate with beauty and grandeur. Lake Sevan is a “pearl” of local nature, as well as a popular holiday destination in the summer.
Lake Sevan in Armenia
In addition to the famous lake, the country’s guests are also waiting for health resorts in Jermuk, Aghveran, Arzni and other regions of Armenia. Fascinating natural landscapes, the purest mountain air, a variety of flora and fauna will help to relax after workdays and energize the body for the whole year.
Going to Armenia, be prepared to forget about diets and restrictions, because they prepare the most delicious national dishes in the world that will not leave anyone indifferent. Do not forget to add a hearty meal to a glass of fine wine or cognac of local production, which are appreciated all over the world for their qualities and unsurpassed taste.
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