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20 Photos to Inspire You to Travel to Armenia

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With a history dating back to 1500 BCE, Armenia today presents an enchanting combination of its Old World roots and modern-day lifestyle. As you travel around the country, you’ll discover everything from ancient monasteries to modern metropolises all nuzzled between stunning mountain ranges and crystal-blue alpine lakes.

For a country so breathtaking you’d anticipate that the locals would try to keep their hidden gem under lock and key, but you’d be wrong – Armenians welcome tourists with open arms eager for others to experience their slice of heaven. So without further ado, I’d like to share with you the Armenia I was lucky enough to explore. Here are 20 Armenia travel photos to inspire you to pack your suitcase and check it out for yourself!

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20 Photos to Inspire You to Travel to Armenia

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Tatev Monastery, Tatev, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Tatev Monastery in Tatev, Armenia
Armenia Travel Photos - The mountains behind the village of Tatev, Armenia

Republic Square, Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Yerevan, Armenia

Zvartnots Cathedral, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Zvartnots Cathedral, Armenia

Yerevan Cascade, Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Yerevan Cascade, Armenia
Armenia Travel Photos - Sculptures on the Yerevan Cascade, Yerevan, Armenia
Armenia Travel Photos - Yerevan Cascade, Yerevan, Armenia Head statue

Noravank Monastery, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Noravank Monastery, Armenia

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, Armenia

Saint Gayane Church, Vagharshapat, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Saint Gayane Church, Vagharshapat, Armenia

Charles Aznavour Square, Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Charles Aznavour Square, Yerevan, Armenia

Vagharshapat, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Abandoned building with old chandeliers in Vagharshapat
Check out the old chandeliers hanging in the arches!

Blue Mosque, Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Blue Mosque, Yerevan, Armenia

Church of the Holy Archangels, Vagharshapat, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Church of the Holy Archangels, Vagharshapat, Armenia

Vagharshapat, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - Church entrance in Vagharshapat, Armenia

Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia Travel Photos - A local shop in Armenia's capital, Yerevan
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So what are you waiting for?

Armenia is a truly breathtaking country with something for every type of traveler. Check out flights below!

See ya #onthebloc,

Melissa

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