LORI REGION – the center of the region is Vanadzor – 125km
Lori region is situated in the North-East of Armenia. Dzoraget, Aghstev and Debed river flow across the territory of the region. It is rich with wild fruits, forests, fertile fields, lakes and cool spring waters. The climate is mild. The lowest point of Armenia is Debed river (400 m above sea level) which flows through the territory of the region.
Vanadzor city is famous for its developed chemical industry.
The rich cultural heritage of the region dates back to ages.
The most magical and beautiful monasteries of Armenia are located in this distance area.
|HISTORICAL MONUMENTS – LANDMARKS OF LORI REGION|
|Sanahin | Haghpat | Odzun | Akhtala | Kobayir | Old bridge|
In the forests of Lori one can see the traces of ancient settlements and fortresses, monastery complexes and churches, everywhere.
|AKHTALA – 10- 13 th century.|
|KOBAYIR – 13th century.
|Old bridge – 12th century.|