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Gavarr Destination Guide

Touring Gavarr in Armenia.

Gavarr in the region of Gegharkʼunikʼ with it's 21,680 citizens is located in Armenia - some 34 mi (or 55 km) East of Yerevan, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Gavarr in Armenia

Time in Gavarr is now 06:42 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Yerevan" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Artashat, Erzurum, Doğubeyazıt, Grozny or Hayravank'. Being here already, consider visiting Karmir Gyukh, Tsakhkashen, Sarukhan, Noratus, Karmirgyugh and Gandzak. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

3°C / 37 °F Snow
Morning Temperature -4°C / 25 °F
Evening Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Night Temperature -6°C / 22 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 847.7 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Snow

Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 5°C (41 °F)
Night: -8°C (18 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Light snow, calm, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: 4°C (40 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Sky is clear, calm, broken clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 6°C (43 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)

Videos

Lake Sevan/ Sevana Lij Armenia

03:26 min ( August 13, 2008 by MangoPickled)
Views: 12,687 - Rating: 4.7619/5

Footage from Sevan Lake/ Sevana Lij in Armenia. Sevan armenia hayastan sevan lake church above adventure culture armenian armenians christian orthodox beach water sevana lij

Khatchkars of Noratus (Arménie/Armenia)

00:42 min ( August 07, 2008 by valpard)
Views: 8,577 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Exiting at a somewhat over-engineered cloverleaf intersection leads one toward Lake Sevan and the ancient village of Noratus or Noraduz (3534 v). Turning right at the first street past the bridge lead...


Trip To Sevan and Tsakhkadzor

01:30 min ( August 24, 2008 by SovieTiko310)
Views: 11,429 - Rating: 4.64706/5

This is a video of Sevan and its surrounding cities. sorry for the wobbling guys :( its hard to film and drive a boat at the same time. well at about 21 seconds into the video you can see "Harsnakar" ...

Yerevan - August 2007

01:15 min ( August 23, 2007 by Garegin21)
Views: 26,981 - Rating: 0/5

Armenia is one of the oldest countries in the world with a recorded history of 3500 years. In 301 AD Armenia became the first Christian state in the world, with Gregory the Illuminator as the first he...


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Interesting facts about this location

Gavar

Gavar, is a city and the provincial capital of the Armenian province of Gegharkunik. It was known as Nor Bayezet or Novyi Bayazet until 1959, then Kamo (named in honour of Bolshevik of the same name) until 1996. The town is situated in the mountains with an average altitude of 2000 meters above sea level, on a distance of 98 kilometers to the east of the capital Yerevan.

More reading: Gavar homepage
Located at 40.35, 45.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places established in 1830, Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Noratus cemetery

Noratus cemetery or Noraduz cemetery is a medieval cemetery with a large number of early khachkars located in the village of Noratus, Gegharkunik marz near Gavar and Lake Sevan, 90 km north of Yerevan. The cemetery has the largest cluster of khachkars in the republic of Armenia. It is currently the largest surviving cemetery with khachkars following the destruction of the khachkars in Old Julfa, Nakhichevan by the government of Azerbaijan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.35, 45.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:10th century in Armenia, Armenian cemeteries, Cemeteries in Armenia, Christian Orthodox cemeteries, Visitor attractions in Armenia

Noratus

Noratus is a village in the Gegharkunik province of Armenia near the town of Gavar. It contains the famous Noraduz cemetery. The village also contains a monastery and church dated to the 9th century, and a ruined basilica built by Prince Sahak. Northeast of Noratus, there is Gavar transmitter, a huge Soviet-type faciity for longwave, mediumwave and shortwave broadcasting.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.35, 45.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Karmirgyugh

For the town on the east side of Lake Sevan formerly called Karmir Gyugh, see Chambarak; for the village in Azerbaijan, see Qızıloba, Khojali.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.35, 45.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Lanjaghbyur

Lanjaghbyur (Armenian: Լանջաղբյուր; also Romanized as Landzhakhpyur and Lanjaghbur; until 1950 Kyuzadzhik and Kyuzajr) is a village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia, founded in 1828.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.35, 45.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places established in 1828, Populated places in Gegharkunik Province