Tag Archives: Nature

Meghradzor: A Travel Guide to Kotayk’s Spirited Village

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Meghradzor is colorful, close to Yerevan, and feels like no other place in Armenia. This is a guide to things to do in Meghradzor, how to get there, and why the Kotayk village is a must-visit on your Armenia trip! To be honest, we didn’t know too much about Meghradzor prior to our trip there.  […]

20 Beautiful Waterfalls in Armenia to Add to Your Bucket List

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Are you looking to chase waterfalls in Armenia on your trip? This guide showcases fifteen incredible Armenia waterfalls that you need to add to your bucket list! Armenia may not be known for its waterfalls… or even water.  The completely land-locked country is home to the largest lake in the Caucasus, Lake Sevan, but other […]

How to Visit Lake Arpi National Park (and Why You Should!)

Lake Arpi National Park in Armenia

Lake Arpi National Park was one of those places that was on my ‘Armenian bucket list’.  The remoteness of the lake and park, in addition to my minuscule knowledge about Shirak, added to its appeal and I had hoped that one day I’d make it up that way. In July, Aram and I planned a […]

13 Things to Do in Lake Sevan (and Why You Should Visit!)

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This Lake Sevan travel guide will help you plan your trip to the largest lake in the Caucasus with ease.  It will give you an idea of all the many things to do in Lake Sevan and how to get there from Yerevan and beyond.  Lake Sevan is one of Armenia’s most popular spots- enjoy! […]

How to Visit Shaki Waterfall (and Why You Should + Tips)

Shaki Waterfall is one of the best places to visit in Southern Armenia and the Syunik region- so much that it is included on several organized tours of the aforementioned part of Armenia. This guide details how to visit independently or with a tour, why you should go (seriously, you should!), and some tips to […]

Azat Reservoir: Quick Travel Guide to an Unassuming Place

Azat Reservoir: Quick Travel Guide to an Unassuming Place

There are many Yerevan day trips that garner the attention they deserve but one place that kind of flies under the radar is the Azat Reservoir and its surrounding area. We recently had a chance to visit and were blown away by its beauty, potential, and scenery. However, the day definitely needed to be planned […]