Find out more about the unique historical and cultural wealth of
Armenia as well as all kinds of Armenian travel information.
Information about Armenia from the Armenian Tourism Development Agency. Includes an
interactive map of Armenia.
Armenia Travel Sheet:
A one page fact-sheet for visitors to Armenia; with information on getting to Armenia and
other very basic information that you might find useful, if you haven't read it anywhere
Also known as the Little Switzerland of Armenia, this is a worthwhile place to see, and
spend the night. From this forested town with some traditional architecture, it is a brief
trip to the beautiful monasteries of Haghardzin or Goshavank.
Echmiadzin is the centre of the Armenian Church. It is where the Katholikos Of All
Armenians lives and the cathedral is a must see.
An historical look at Jugha, founded on an important crossroad of the well known trade and
military transit routes of the Old World; through which routes from the far East passed on
their way to the shores of the Mediterranean.
Tour Armenia Central:
This nicely presented guide to Armenia includes information on history, culture and nature
as well as the usual must see destinations and events taking place in Armenia.
Helpful travel guide with a full source of information on Armenia tours, accommodation,
festivals and entertainment, history and culture, foods and shopping.
US Embassy in Yerevan:
Usual embassy information as well as updates on the work of the Peace Corps in Armenia.
Armenia Travel Tips
At the exit of the airport gates look for taxis with the name 'city
cab'. This taxi will transfer you to the centre of
for just 3,000 Armenian Drams (around $7).
If you take other taxis it will cost you
from $10 to $50. That's a big difference.
By Armen Abramian.
If staying in Armenia for a while, it may work out cheaper to rent a
fully furnished apartment in downtown Yerevan.
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