Category Archives: Syunik

Escape the City at Breathtaking Bekh Hilltop Camping

Bekh Hilltop Camping in Syunik-8

One of the most remarkable places we visited on our recent Kapan trip was Bekh Hilltop Camping. The new camping and lodging choice will stun visitors with its views and hospitality! This is a short diary of our time there. Ten minutes away from Kapan city by car, you will find the gorgeous hills over […]

Mesmerizing Views at Khustup Guesthouse in Verin Vachagan

Khustup Guesthouse in Verin Vachagan-12

Khustup Mountain is easily one of the most recognizable and dramatic views in Armenia this this guide details a new guesthouse that you need to stay in when there – Khustup Guesthouse. Situated in one of the most stunning villages in the region called Verin Vachagan, Khustup Guesthouse is the ideal getaway for those needing […]

18 Diverse and Popular Places to Visit in Syunik

Ughtasar - Places to visit in Syunik

Syunik is one of the most underrated and mysterious regions of Armenia. This guide showcases some of the best places to visit in Syunik – from the high mountains to national parks and beyond! We take you from Meghri near the Iranian border up to Shaki waterfall and more. This list is by no means […]

Antarashat: A (Needed!) Digital Detox at Hyuratun Antarashatum

Antarashat village

We have visited many remote villages in Armenia, especially in Syunik, and they all have hidden charms and features. Antarashat is no exception – and our overnight stay there blew our minds! This is a quick recap about why you should visit Antarashat (near Kapan), what to do there, and where to stay in the […]

Discovering an Abandoned Soviet Culture House in Shvani Dzor, Armenia

Discovering an Abandoned Soviet Culture House in Shvani Dzor, Armenia

After observing the wonderful and unique town of Meghri, we discovered even more on our journey through the most southern part of Armenia. This time we went about 3 kilometers away to Shvani Dzor village. Initially, our main goal was to visit the popular and somewhat mysterious Arevik National Park. However, we asked Arevik rangers […]