Active recreation in winter
Since 2007 a ropeway built in accordance
to the international standards functions in Jermuk.
The elevation is from 2100 to 2500 meters
above sea level, and the length of alpine skiing track is 2620m. There are also local rentals of high-quality
ski equipment, snowboards and snowmobiles. Cafeterias are available at
the intermediate stations of the ropeway, where it is very common to refresh
oneself by delicious and healthy food for further recreational activities.
The surroundings of the resort are
rich of unique historical and architectural monuments. Among them is X
century’s Gndevank, XIII century’s St. Astvatsatsin Monastery, XII century’s
Noravank, XIII century’s Tanahat (Tanadeh) Monastery, and XIII century’s Tatev
To these and other attractions
excursions on comfortable buses are organized at any time of the year.
The indelible impressions on tourists
also leave the beauties crafted by nature itself, such as well-known waterfalls
and geysers of Jermuk.