Vayots Dzor

Vayots Dzor includes a famous winery in Areni. You can buy a ticket for a tour through factory.
The province is home to many ancient landmarks and tourist attractions in Armenia including the Areni-1 cave complex and Areni-1 winery of the Chalcolithic period, the 8th-century Tanadivank monastery, the 10th-century Smbataberd fortress, and the 13th-century Noravank monastery. Vayots Dzor also includes the popular spa-town Jermuk.

Jermuk and the surrounding forests are a major tourist attraction with many luxurious sanatoriums, spa resorts and its ropeway. It is considered the centre of medical tourism in Armenia.

Many areas of the province are listed as wildlife sanctuaries including the Jermuk Forest Sanctuary, the Jermuk Hydrological Sanctuary, and the Yeghegnadzor Sanctuary.


Vayots Dzor


Weather in Vayots Dzor

Month Low/High Precip
September 11° / 28° 5%
October 6° / 20° 13%
November 0° / 11° 14%
December -5° / 5° 17%
January -9° / 1° 16%
February -7° / 2° 16%
March 1° / 11° 17%
April 7° / 19° 19%
May 10° / 24° 23%
June 14° / 29° 17%
July 17° / 33° 7%
August 16° / 32° 5%