Area: 29,800 km²
Capital: Yerevan (Yerevan)
Population: 3.2622 million inhabitants (2010)

Travel advice
Status: Non-essential travel to certain areas in Armenia inadvisable.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
May, June, September and October are the best months to travel to Armenia avoids this hot summers and cold winters.

Armenian is the official language in Armenia. Additionally speaks a small part of the Kurdish population and / or Russian.

Travel documents
You must have a passport that is valid during the stay in Armenia.
A visa is not required.

Immunization (vaccination)
For a visit to Armenia, it is advisable to get one or more vaccinations.

Money and Money
In Armenia is paid with the Armenian dram (AMD).

Traffic and route
In Armenia you have to drive on the right side of the road.

In Armenia, the same plugs and sockets are used as in the Netherlands.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news related to Armenia available on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Armenia available at Abyznewslinks .

Websites from Armenia finish on .am.
Official website of Armenia: .

Photos and videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of photos from Armenia.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of Armenia.


An overview of all the holidays in Armenia available at .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Armenia can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Armenia can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.