Armavir Town

Jump to: navigation, search

Armavir (Arm: Արմավիր), Armavir Marz

On reaching the Marz capital of Armavir (28733 p), the main road passes under a large red stone overpass. Turning right before the overpass, one enters the city, passing on the right the Armavir Cognac factory. Armavir also boasts a hotel, restaurants, and a private zoo/botanical garden. Armavir is named for an ancient capital of Armenia which was in this region, the ruins of Armavir were excavated in Soviet times and can be visited nearby.

Source: Rediscovering Armenia Guidebook