15 Places to Visit in Armenia

Things to Do in Armenia

Armenia may not be a classic vacation destination, but for world travelers, visiting this small country near Turkey is a must. Although the country that has only had its independence from the Soviet Union for about 25 years, Armenia is rich in history and culture unlike what you may find in other areas of the world.

If you’re considering visiting Armenia, a well planned trip can make the vacation run smoothly and ensure you don’t miss anything during your stay. Here are fifteen of the best Armenia tourist attractions for you to check out.

15. The Monastery of Geghard

Beginning the list of places to visit in Armenia is the Monastery of Geghard, which is located near the village of Goght. The Monastery of Geghard is comprised of churches, tombs, amazing architecture, and more, transporting back to the medieval times of Armenia.

Whether you’re a history buff or not, you can be sure to appreciate the unique buildings which can date back as far as the 4th century. If you’re lucky, you may get to experience a singer or two taking advantage of the site’s acoustics.

The Monastery of Geghard

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