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Lori Province

4.1
Sacred & Religious Sites · Churches · Ruins

Popular things to do in Lori Province

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Church
Akhtala Monastery Akhtala
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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World heritage site
Monastery of Sanahin Alaverdi
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Church
Odzun Church Odzun
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Mikoyan Brothers Museum Alaverdi
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
Lori, is a province of Armenia. It is located in the north of the country, bordering Georgia. Vanadzor is the capital and largest city of the province. Other important towns include Stepanavan, Alaverdi, and Spitak. It is home to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Haghpat and Sanahin monasteries and the well-preserved Akhtala monastery, where Armenians, Georgians, and Greeks make an annual pilgrimage on September 20–21.The province was heavily damaged during the 1988 Armenian earthquake.The province is served by the Stepanavan Airport.EtymologyThe name Lori first appeared in the 11th century when King David I Anhoghin founded the fortified city of Lori . The fortress-city became the capital of the Kingdom of Tashir-Dzoraget in 1065. The name Lori later spread through the region and replaced the original name of Tashir. Before you visit Armenia, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Historic Sites in Lori Province

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Ruin
Haghpat Monastery Haghpat
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes
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Religious Site
Kobayr Monastery Dsegh
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Ruin
Lori Castle Stepanavan
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Castle
Kayan Fortress Alaverdi
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Lori Province

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Water Body
Dzoraget River Stepanavan
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Ruin
Hnevank Monastery Kurtan
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Ruin
Horomayri Monastery Odzun
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Ruin
Ardvi Monastery Ardvi
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Lori Province

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Specialty Museum
Hovhannes Tumanyan House-Museum Dsegh
4.5
Duration: 30 minutes
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Art Museum
Vanadzor Museum of Fine Arts Vanadzor
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
House Museum of Stepan Shahumyan Stepanavan
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nature in Lori Province

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Water Body
Tsover lake Dsegh
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
Cave
Zarni Parni Haghpat
1.7
Duration: 2 hours
Cave
Communist Caves Stepanavan
1.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Parks in Lori Province

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Park
Stepanavan Sochut Dendropark Stepanavan
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

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