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14 PHOTOS OF ARMENIA

1. Armenia is a small country, but there are plenty of incredible things to see.

1. Armenia is a small country, but there are plenty of incredible things to see.

2. Just a short drive from the airport is the Etchmiadzin Cathedral: the very first Christianity monastery

2. Just a short drive from the airport and you are in the Etchmiadzin Cathedral: the very first Christian monastery

3. The capital city of Yerevan looks like a wanderland.

3. The capital city Yerevan looks like a wanderland.

4. And there are beautiful streets to wander through.

4. And there are beautiful streets to wander through.

5. The Armenian highland is especially beautiful, and filled with snow-capped mountains.

5. The Armenian highland is especially beautiful, and filled with snow-capped mountains.

6. Like as Biblical Mount Ararat and Mount Aragats.

6. Like Biblical Mount Ararat and Mount Aragats.

7. The pearl of Armenia : Lake Sevan is located so high up in the mountains, that when you

7. The pearl of Armenia : Lake Sevan is located so high up in the mountains, that when you sit on the bank it seems that the water surface is about to touch the sky.

8. There are many of waterfalls throughout the country. Trchkan is the highest waterfall in Armenia.

8. There are many of waterfalls throughout the country. Trchkan is the highest waterfall in Armenia.

9. You can get to the one of the most magnificent creations of medieval Armenian architecture, Tatev monastery, by a ropeway “Wings of Tatev”, which happens to be the longest in the world (5,752 meters).

9. You can get to the one of the most magnificent creations of medieval Armenian architecture, Tatev monastery by a ropeway “Wings of Tatev”, which happens to be the longest in the world (5,752 meters).

10. In Dilijan you can see the whole beauty of Armenian untouchable Nature.

10. In Dilijan you can see the whole beauty of Armenian untouchable Nature.

11. Carefully “hidden” in Dilijan ,Parz Lich (Lake Clear) appears like a yet unpolished diamond surrounded by natural crystals the overall combination of which creates a timeless image.

11. Carefully “hidden” in Dilijan ,Parz Lich (The Lake Clear) appears like a yet unpolished diamond surrounded by natural crystals the overall combination of which creates a timeless image.

12. The art of the Armenian carpet and rug weaving has its roots in ancient times. It is also theorized that the word ”carpet”, which Europeans used to refer to oriental rugs, is ferived from Armenian word ”karpert”, meaning woven cloth.

12. The art of the Armenian carpet and rug weaving has its roots since ancient times. It is also theorized that the word ”carpet”, which Europeans used to refer to oriental rugs, is ferived from Armenian word ”karpert”, meaning woven cloth.

13. To see the world’s oldest shoe (5500years old), as well as world’s oldest winery found in Areni Cave!

13. To see the world’s oldest shoe (5500years old), as well as world’s oldest winery found in Areni Cave!

14. You will be amazed by the diversity of landscapes of this small, yet ancient country with over 5000 year history. From semi deserts up to the alpine meadows, snow-capped peaks and white sand beaches of the Lake Sevan, the lush forests of Dilijan or the huge red rocks of Noravank Canyon.

14. You will be amazed by the diversity of landscapes of this small, yet ancient country with over 5000 year history. From semi deserts up to the alpine meadows, snow-capped peaks and white sand beaches of the Lake Sevan, the lush forests of Dilijan or the huge red rocks of Noravank Canyon.