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Stonehenge - The Oldest In The World

  Duration: 10 days / 9 nights; Tour Type: Cultural, Historical; Best Period: May - October; Distance to be passed: 1300 km; Country: Armenia See more details

Holy Mount Ararat

Duration: 9 days / 8 nights; Tour Type: Cultural, Historical; Best Period: May - October; Distance: ~1080 km; Country: Armenia See more details

Guaranteed Departures

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights; Tour Type: Cultural, Leisure; Best Period: according to set dates; Distance: ~500 km; Country: Armenia See more details

Armenia – Top Destination of the year

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights; Tour type: Cultural, Historical, Wine; Best Period: March - November; Distance to be passed: ~1150 km; Coutnry: Armenia See more details

ARMENIA UNESCO

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights; Tour Type: Historical, Wine, Cognac, Hiking; Best Period: May - October; Distance to be passed: ~1550 km; Country: Armenia See more details

Following the Great Silk Road

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights; Tour Type: Silk Road, Cultural, Historical, Wine; Best Period: May - October; Distance to be passed: ~1050 km Countries: Georgia, Armenia See more details

Feel The Road from Armenia to Karabakh

  Duration: 14 days / 13 nights; Tour Type: Jeeping, Historical, Adventure, Wine Best Period: May - October; Distance: ~1900 km; Countries: Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh See more details

Pearls of Caucasus

Duration: 13 days / 12 nights Tour type: Cultural, Historical, Wine, Gourmand Best Period: March - December Distance: Countries: Armenia, Georgia See more details

 

Gyumri was once the most pleasant, vivid and wonderful city of Armenia. It was also an education and art center for all Armenians around the world. The first Armenian opera performance was staged in Gyumri in 1912; eleven years later the first theatre hosted the first spectators. Being the center of arts and entertainment, Gyumri was and actually still is the capital of humor. Many great artists originated from this city of warmth and sunshine. No matter how sad you may be, bugged with troubles in your everyday life, the humorous people of this wonderful city will keep your mood high and will smile throughout your entire trip in their city.

The people in Gyumri are especially vigorous. Many misfortunes and disasters are hidden behind their happy faces. The last one was the devastating earthquake in December 1988, leaving people with ruins and pain. But despite all misfortunes Gyumri people have never lost hope and their cheerful spirit.

Gyumri is one of the oldest localities in Armenia. It had different names during the history: Kumayri, Gyumri, Alexandrapol, Leninakan and finally again Gyumri. As an old town and an important center of art, it has many cultural buildings of unique architectural style. Unfortunately many of them have been drastically damaged during the earthquake.

The historical district called Kumayri, boasts of one thousand of 18-19th century constructions, which have survived two major earthquakes.

The streets of this interesting and gentle city give an opportunity to walk with easy steps and feel the pride and the generous heart of the city, even though the majority of the damaged buildings have not yet been reconstructed fully.