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Armenia is a nation, and former Soviet republic, in the mountainous Caucasus region between Asia and Europe. Among the earliest Christian civilizations, it’s defined by religious sites including the Greco-Roman Temple of Garni and 4th-century Etchmiadzin Cathedral, headquarters of the Armenian Church. Khor Virap Monastery is a pilgrimage site near Mount Ararat, a dormant volcano just across the border in Turkey.

Armenia tourism: This little country is making big strides

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 19, 2020

The small historic culture-rich Armenia, once part of the powerful USSR, is making strong inroads in the field of tourism. ... Read More

Russian citizen shot while trying to cross illegally from Mexico to USA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 16, 2019

The press service of the US Customs and Border Protection said that a US Border Patrol agent has discharged his ... Read More

Armenia Tourism: The oldest country records more visitors

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- October 15, 2019

The majestic beauty of its towering mountains, beautiful topography, rich heritage and culture, delicious food, historic sites dating back thousands ... Read More

Armenia offers to facilitate flights between Russia and Georgia after Putin bans direct air travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 24, 2019

Armenian Prime Minister said that the country is ready to become a buffer zone between Georgia and Russia to provide ... Read More

Armenian Tourism: US Embassy urging tourists to be vigilant a “standard procedure”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 15, 2018

The statement by the US Embassy in Armenia, that urged American citizens to be vigilant when visiting Armenia during the ... Read More

Armenia implements training for effective management of sustainable tourism development

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

Armenia shapes its future to be a unique sustainable destination, building capacities in effective tourism planning and managing. A diverse ... Read More

Armenia concludes successful tourism and trade events in three U.S. cities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 10, 2018

State Tourism Committee of Armenia, along with private sector representatives, participated in a week of meetings and events in three ... Read More

Chaos in Armenia: Protesters block railways, roads to Yerevan International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2018

Anti-government protesters disrupted traffic in Armenia’s capital, blocking railways and roads leading to Yerevan International Airport, after the parliament voted ... Read More

Armenia says no to UNWTO, why?

editor editor- April 15, 2017

A month ago, the Armenian minister of Tourism, Hon. Vahan Martirosyan, joined 6 other candidates to compete in the race ... Read More