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Area: 4058 km 2
Population: 278600
Administrative Center: Gavar www.gegharkunik.am
Distance from Yerevan to Gavar: 98 km
Gegharkunik Marzpetaran /provincial administration/
Tel.: (264) 21 045 reception room

Gavar
:

Hospital, Tel.: (264) 23 353
Police, Tel.:(264) 21 204
Haypost, Tel.:(264) 22 371

Sevan
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Hospital, Tel.: (261) 24 450
Haypost, Tel.:(261) 27 265
Lake Sevan - Avan Marak Tsapatagh Hotel
Tel.: (374 10) 54 78 88
www.tufenkian.am

Lake Sevan - Harsnaqar Hotel Complex and Aquapark
Tel.: (010) 28 62 72, (261) 20 450



Mountains: Geghama range, Arjanots range, Areguniats range, Sevan range, Vardenis range, Eastern Sevan range, Karktasar 2743m, Artanish 2460m, Karkhach 3063m, Ojakh 2480m, Astghonk 3470m, Armaghan 2829m, Gndasar 2946m, Ajdahak 3597m, Spitaksar 3566m, Sevkatar 3225m, Vardenis 3521m, Tsarasar 3426m, Katar 3008m, Sotk pass 2400m, Sulema pass 2410m, Artsvashen pass 2142m, Sevan pass 2414m, Chambarak pass 2176m 

Lakes: Sevan, Aghi

Rivers: Hrazdan, Getik, Masrik, Karjaghbiur, Vardenis, Astghadzor, Martuni, Argiji, Tsakkar, Dzoragiugh, Gavaraget, Gridzor, Arpa-Sevan Hydro tunnel 

National Parks: Sevan National Park, founded in 1978.
Flora 1.600 species Fauna 34 species of mammals, 267 of birds, 3 of amphibians, 17 of reptiles and 9 of fish. 
Gavar: Regional history museum, dramatic theatre. There are monuments from bronze, urartian periods. 
St. Hovhannes church, 9-10th cc.

Hairavank: Hairavank monastery, 9-12th cc.. Fortress, 12th c. 

Noraduz: Surb Astvatsatsin church, 9-15th cc.. Noraduz's Cross-Stones

Batikian: St. Gevorg church,9-11th cc.

Lanjaghbiur: Ilikavank monastery, 10-11th cc.

Makenis: Makeniats monastery, 7th c.

Martuni: Gallery. Surb Astvatsatsin church, 15th c. 

Artsvanist: Vanevan church, 903 

Dzoragiugh: St. Shoghakat, 9th c. Masruts Anapat monastery

Ddmashen: Church, 7th c.

Lchashen: Fortress-Town, 7th c. b.c.. Church, 10-12th cc.

Martuni Village: Fortress, 10th c.. Church, 13th c.

Shorja: Chapel, 17th c.

Sevan: Hotels, campings, motels, aquapark. Train station. Surb 
Arakelots church, 9th c.. Surb Astvatsatsin church, 9-10th cc.
Sevan lake, the wonder of nature, is 60 km from Yerevan on a highway which cuts northward through mountains. Sevan has always been famous for its fish "ishkhan” which means "prince-fish” in Armenian.