2017-2018 Winter vacation in Armenia
If you plan to organize your winter holidays, but you don’t know which one of many destinations to choose and where to spend the vacation, so that it becomes a lifetime memory, then our offer is for you. We offer you to spend unforgettable 2017-2018 winter holidays in Armenia.
Armenia is an amazing, ancient country with a unique culture, and can be called "the cradle of civilization”. Historical and cultural monuments of Armenia have a history of thousands years. So we can say that Armenia is “an open air museum”, where there are more than 4,000 unique monuments of different periods (from Hellenistic to Modern). Armenia's nature, like its ancient monuments, is attractive and magical. Moreover, in this fairy country, any season of the year is ideal for relaxation of tourists, which number grows year by year. Thanks to mild climate, sunlight and fresh air in winter, Armenia is increasingly becoming one of the most popular destinations for tourists worldwide.
Winter holidays in Armenia
Winter holidays in Armenia are always associated with active leisure in Tsaghkadzor: it has well-equipped ski slopes with different difficulty levels, a ropeway that stretches across snow-capped peaks, beautiful scenery and natural landscapes.
But winter holidays in Armenia are not limited to Tsaghkadzor. Guests have the opportunity to have a perfect rest in Yerevan, enjoy traditional armenian and european cuisines, visit numerous restaurants, all kinds of bars, cafes and pubs where real music lovers can listen to jazz compositions of armenian and foreign singers and musicians.
Winter holidays will be truly unforgettable and exciting if you celebrate New Year and Christmas in Yerevan. Yerevan is especially beautiful at New Year holidays: thousands of lights and garlands, decorated Christmas trees and ornaments, Christmas markets with unique souvenirs and gifts for tourists.
What to see in winter in Armenia
Winter tours in Armenia are not so different from the summer ones, as the main sights included in travel packages basically are not far from the capital of Armenia. They are easy to visit any season of the year.
In winter, visitors can see the mountainous blue-eyed Sevan with its crystal clear water, the Pre-Christian majestic temple in Garni, Geghard monastery built in the rock, St. Etchmiadzin Cathedral, Matenadaran-the museum of ancient manuscripts, a large number of museums and galleries. They also can go to the theater or visit the famous Vernissage, which attracts tourists with a great choice of gifts and souvenirs, jewelry and other handmade items.
The weather in winter in Armenia
Due to the continental climate, the weather in summer is dry and warm in Armenia, and the winter is cold, although it lasts short.
According to predictions, 2017-2018 winter promises to be mild and sunny, the air temperature will be between -8 and +3 degrees.
However, the most important thing in Armenia is the warmth of the locals, their readiness and hospitality, and no frost with them is terrible. So, if you you don’t know where to spend winter holidays, then we recommend visiting Armenia. You won’t regret the choice you made.