Believe it or not Armenians have their own Switzerland. Situated in the mountains, surrounded by thick forests, famous for its cool weather Dilijan is one the most loved “heat-escape” zones for Armenians as well as many other visitors from Iran, Russia, France, Poland and many other countries.
Dilijan is about 90 km northeast of capital Yerevan. On the narrow mountain road you will be teased by locally grown handpicked mushrooms and tasty corn on the cob that are sold alongside the road.
Apart from untouched forests and natural springs Dilijan has other attractions. It holds its history in several distinctive museums and at the same time opens its doors for the future with becoming the educational and financial center of the region with the creation of several representation of world famous schools and banks.
Tourists will enjoy many traditional restaurants, various accommodation options and pastime activities.