Armenia is a rapidly growing country with a number of attractions
and entertaining areas.
Yerevan hosts a number of cultural events and festivals along with the traditional array of operas, classical and modern music concerts. The summer months regularly entertain guests with the Apricot Film Festival, outdoor concerts, and lively street music.
The city is very safe and in the summer months, you will find the cafes and parks full of people enjoying the evenings and until well after midnight.
Backgammon and chess are favourite Armenian pastimes and you will see avid participants all over town.
There are more than a dozen dance clubs in Yerevan offering light contemporary, rhythmic and Armenian music.
Bowling centers offer an active escape from the sun, but the most favored way of spen
ding hot summer days for Armenian and guests of the capital is the Water World (also known as Aqua park in Yerevan ).
A bit up the road (about an hour) Harsnaqar Hotel Complex (Lake Sevan) has an aqua-park, a horse riding club, tennis, volleyball and basketball courts, a fitness club with an in-door swimming pool.
Kart racing can be found at Play City situated in the capital’s Avan district. It has also paintball, mini golf, bowling etc.
The favorite place for “marksmen” is Ten out of Ten, a shooting range in
the capital’s north-eastern district of Davidashen.
This club introduces its customers to the art of archery and shooting. Visitors are served and trained by qualified instructors.
For those preferring indoor pastime, various clubs in Yerevan offer swimming pools and billiards.