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Armenia's Information

Flag of Armenia
Land Area 28,203 km2
Water Area 1,540 km2
Total Area 29,743km2 (#138)
Population 3,051,250 (#136)
Population Density 108.19/km2
Government Type Semi-presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $26.30 Billion
GDP Per Capita $8,900
Currency Dram (AMD)
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A trip to Armenia is a historical journey to one of the oldest civilizations in the world.

There is something for everyone in Armenia. Temples, monasteries, observatories, monuments, masterpieces from the Ancient and Middle Age eras, and the fascinating capital city of Yerevan ensure an interesting and educational visit.

Armenia is the "country sheltered by Biblical Ararat", the home of Noah's Ark, which, although situated in Turkey, is visible from most of the Southwest Region.

GENERAL INTEREST:
  • Calling Code: 374
  • Electricity: 220V, 50Hz
  • Drive on the: Right
  • Times to Travel: The best time to visit Armenia is between May and June or September and October as the temperatures at this time are warm and pleasant.

    Mid-summer can be quite hot and dry, with temperatures reaching highs of 97° F (36° C).

    The spring season is quite short, while the fall season is long with vibrant foliage.

    For the skiing enthusiasts, winters are quite cold with plenty of snow and the hills of Mount Tsakhkadzor offer runs for beginners, amateurs and professional skiers.

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PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS - WARNINGS:
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This page was last updated on November 22, 2017.

Armenia Trivia

Is Armenia in Europe or Asia?

Officially known as the Republic of Armenia, Armenia Is a state that is located in Eurasia's South Caucasus region. The South Caucasus region refers to the area lying on the border between Western Asia and Eastern Europe, which is close to the southern Caucasus Mountains.

Is Armenia in Europe or Asia?

What Languages are Spoken in Armenia?

The official language of Armenia is Armenian while Assyrian, Greek, Russian, and Yazidi Kurdish are the major minority languages spoken in the country.

What Languages Are Spoken In Armenia?

What Is The Capital Of Armenia?

Yerevan, also spelled Yerevan, serves as the capital city of the Armenia. It is not only the largest Armenian city but also among the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Yerevan, which is the country’s industrial, administrative, and cultural city, is found along River Hrazdan. Yerevan has been Armenia’s capital city since the year 1918.

What Is The Capital Of Armenia?

What Kind of Government Does Armenia Have?

The Government of the Republic of Armenia is an executive council of government ministers headed by the Prime Minister of Armenia.

What Type Of Government Does Armenia Have?

Where is Armenia?

Armenia is a landlocked country in Eurasia.

Fun Facts About Armenia

What are the biggest industries in Armenia?

The economy is largely based on industries such as mining, jewelry, agriculture, textile, and tourism.

The Biggest Industries In Armenia

About the Author

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