Ancient Wonders of Shirak

Enjoy the beauty of Jrapi: fish the famous Crucian Carp and explore 2 small chapels.

Time Machine In Shirak

Enjoy the beauty of Jrapi and fish the famous Crucian Carp there. The lake is situated on Armenia – Turkey Border and you should pass the Passport Control Territory. You can admire not only the local view but also experience fishing and take nice photos.
Visite 2 small chapels on both sides of the altar. These altars have dozens of pictures of Jesus and the paintings depicting biblical scenes. Jrapi Church feels like a time machine that takes you back to the medieval ages.
Just a few meters away from the Jrapi Church, you’ll see a dilapidated structure which is the Jrapi Caravanserai.
Explore Armenian History in the unique place!

Trip Highlights

  • Fishing
  • Nature Walking
  • History Tour
  • Ancient Wonders
Start Point :

Gyumri-Jrap: 30km /33 km

Destination 1 :

If there are fishermen near you, they will help you pull out the fish. Be careful not to become a fisherman.
Take pictures with the fish that other fishermen catch.

Silk Road merchants conversed here and enjoyed wine. Grab a bottle of red wine and enjoy this fragrant place, feel like on the Great Silk Road.


The Trip Cost Includes

  • The cost of the trip does not include any inclusions

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Food
  • Water
  • Medical insurance (recommended)

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Ancient Wonders of Shirak
From $25
/ Person
  • Pure Air
  • Sightseeing
  • Adventure

Trip Facts

  • Gyumri
  • 1550 Meter
  • 1 Day
  • By Car

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