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Gyumri Destination Guide

Explore Gyumri in Armenia.

Gyumri in the region of Shirak with it's 148,381 inhabitants is a town in Armenia - some 55 mi (or 89 km) North-West of Yerevan, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Gyumri in Armenia

Current time in Gyumri is now 01:40 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Yerevan" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Erzurum, Doğubeyazıt, Diyarbakır, Grozny or Kars. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Voskehask, Shirak, Marmashen, Mayisyan, Gyumri and Akhuryan. We encountered some videos in the web. 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

10°C / 51 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Evening Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Night Temperature -7°C / 19 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 822.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: -2°C (28 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Tuesday, 28th of March 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 10°C (49 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)

Videos

Gyumri North Armenia Smirkleby's photos...

00:57 min ( February 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 321 - Rating: 5/5

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(Qanat in Gyumri Armenia)

01:49 min ( August 13, 2011 by VigeNGasparyaN)
Views: 1,845 - Rating: 4.33333/5

Qanat is a type of underground irrigation canal between an aquifer on the piedmont to a garden/village or city on an arid plain. Qanat is one of the most sophisticated traditional irrigation system. E...


Earthquake City Jsynomad's photos around...

01:07 min ( March 31, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 159 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Jsynomad's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...

Exploring Gyumri and trying to find mona...

02:23 min ( December 15, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 567 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Pietari's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these video...


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Interesting facts about this location

Gyumri

Gyumri is the second largest city in Armenia and the capital of the Shirak Province in the northwestern part of the country. It is located around 126 km north of the capital Yerevan. As of the 2009 official estimate, the city had a population of 146,400, down from 150,917 reported at the 2001 official census. The name of the city has been changed several times throughout the history.

More reading: Gyumri homepage
Located at 40.79, 43.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places established in the 5th century BC, Populated places in Shirak Province

Russian 102nd Military Base

The Russian 102nd Military Base (Russian: 102-я Российская военная база; Armenian: Ռուսական 102-րդ Ռազմական Կայան) is a Russian military base in Gyumri, Armenia, part of the Transcaucasian Group of Forces. It was formerly the Soviet Army's 127th Motor Rifle Division of the Soviet Seventh Guards Army. The base is about 120 kilometers north of the Armenian capital, Yerevan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.79, 43.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Armenia–Russia relations, Divisions of Russia, Divisions of the Soviet Union, Military installations of Russia, Military units and formations established in 1941

Gyumri City Stadium

Gyumri City Stadium is an all-seater football stadium in Gyumri, Armenia. It is currently the home venue of the Armenian Premier League club Shirak F.C. of Gyumri. The capacity of the stadium is 2,761 seats, excluding the standing section in the southern tribune.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.79, 43.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Armenia, Shirak F.C., Sports venues built in the Soviet Union, Sports venues completed in 1924

Shirak Airport

Shirak International Airport is an international airport serving Gyumri and the province of Shirak, Armenia. It is located about 5 km from the center of Gyumri. The airport was inaugurated in 1961, and is the second largest airport in the country, after Yerevan's Zvartnots International Airport. The airport has scheduled flights to Moscow, Rostov-on-Don and Sochi.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.79, 43.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports built in the Soviet Union, Airports in Armenia

Kars–Gyumri–Tbilisi railway

The Kars–Gyumri–Tbilisi railway line is a railway line that runs from the city of Kars in Turkey to the Armenian city of Gyumri, then from there on to Tbilisi, Georgia. Originally completed in 1899, the railway was highly important during the Soviet era, both as the only rail link between Turkey and the USSR (Kars-Gyumri), and one of the two main railway connections between Armenia and other Soviet Republics (Gymri-Tbilisi).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.79, 43.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Cross-border railway lines in Turkey, Defunct railroads, International railway lines, Rail infrastructure in Asia, Rail transport in Armenia, Rail transport in Georgia (country), Rail transport in Turkey, Railway lines in Armenia, Railway lines in Georgia (country), Railway lines in Turkey

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