Aragatsotn Natural beauty, Armenia Tourist Attractions and Travel

Aragatsotn

Area: 2737 km 2

Population: 168100

Administrative Center: Ashtarak

Distance from Yerevan to Ashtarak: 20 km

Aragatsotn travel, Armenia Tourist Attractions

The region of Aragatsotn encompasses the alluring Mount Aragats, and its picturesque foothills. The spiritual subject of many Armenian writers and painters, Mount Aragats (Ara Gah, means the throne of Ara) has exuded a mystic and magical aura throughout the ages.

Aragatsotn, Armenia

Aragatsotn attractions

Aragats, with its four peaks, is Armenia's highest mountain. Its splendor has awed and attracted travelers throughout the ages. In addition to its raw natural beauty, the region, with more than 1000 historical monuments has much more to offer. Auckland

 

Aragatsotn Natural beauty, Armenia

Aragatsotn travel

 

The lace around the slopes of Mt. Aragats is accented by ancient frescoed churches in Mastara, Talin and Aruch, as well as Aragatsotn tourism splendid castles and impregnable fortresses, not to mention some world-renowned scientific centers.

 



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