Aragatsotn is named after the massive mountain (4095m / 13,435 ft.) that hovers over the northern reaches of Armenia. This region is one of the...
UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Armenia
- Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin (1996)
- Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots (2000)
- Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley (2000)
Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
- Duduk and Its Music (2008)
- Armenian Cross-Stones Art. Symbolism and Craftsmanship of Khachkars (2010)
- Performance of the Armenian Epic of 'Daredevils of Sassoun' or 'David of Sassoun' (2012)
- Lavash, the Preparation, Meaning and Appearance of Traditional Bread as an Expression of Culture in Armenia (2014)
UNESCO documentary heritage are inscribed on the Register
- Ancient Manuscripts Collection of Mesrop Mashtots Matenadaran(1997)
- First Byurakan Survey (FBS or Markarian survey/ Astrophysicist Benjamin Markarian’s Study on Galaxies) (2011)
- Collection of note manuscripts and film music of Composer Aram Khachaturian (2013)
Sites on the Tentative List
A Tentative List is an inventory of those properties which each State Party intends to consider for nomination.
- The archaeological site of the city of Dvin (1995)
- The basilica and archaeological site of Yererouk (1995)
- The monastery of Noravank and the upper Amaghou Valley (1995)
- The monasteries of Tatev and Tatevi Anapat and the adjacent areas of the Vorotan Valley (1995)
Ararat region is named after the biblical Mount Ararat which is mentioned in the Bible as a place where Noah’s ark has landed after the Great...
Armavir Region - Because of its Christian history the region is most famous for locals and Diaspora Armenians, who make pilgrimages to Armenia to...
Gegharkunik ist die größte Region Armeniens, die an Aserbaidschan und die Shahumyan-Region der Republik Berg-Karabach grenzt. Ein Viertel der...
Kotayk region is located at the central part of the country and is home to many must-see sites in Armenia including the pagan Temple of Garni...
Lori region is in the northern part of Armenia, bordering on Georgia. It is considered Armenia’s greenest area, with more native forest land than...
Shirak region lies in the north-west of Armenia. It borders with Georgia and Turkey. Shirak region is mainly dominated by the Ashotsk Plateau and...
Syunik region- It is in the southern part of Armenia, bordering by Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic exclave, the de facto independent...
Tavush region lies in the Northeast of Armenia, bordering by Georgia and Azerbaijan. The territory is mainly mountainous and rocky hillsides...
Vayots Dzor region is mainly a mountainous region at the southeastern end of the country, known with Jermuk Waterfall, Areni cave, Smbataberd...
Yerevan city – 2800 years old. Yerevan is the capital of the Republic of Armenia with more than 1 million people. It is an amazing city with view...