Best Things To Do in Gyumri, Armenia

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Gyumri.

Gyumri may not be as popular as other cities in Armenia, but don’t let that fool you. Gyumri is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Gyumri.

If you have plans to visit Armenia and are not sure if Gyumri should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Gyumri and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Gyumri

Here is the list of things to do in Gyumri and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Town Square

    Address: Gyumri, Armenia

    this is situated right in the centre of the town and has several big and small museums, Church, Cathedral, restaurants and fountains, and is located right next to the old part of the town. This is the heart of the city.
  2. Old Gyumri Restaurant

    Restaurant

    Address: 4441 San Fernando Rd, Glendale, CA 91204, USA

    You can try the Old Gyumri Restaurant to enjoy a perfect lunch or dinner with your dear ones. The restaurant mainly serves American cuisine. The interiors of the bistro are decorated keeping the medieval period in mind. Here, you will find a large menu that includes platters and drinks of vivid kinds. Items like pork chops, Bbq quail, beef khash...Read more
  3. Black Fortress

    Address: Gyumri

    It is  situated at top a hill, this Russian fortress was built in the 1830s to serve purpose in cases of siege. The huge fortress is an ideal place to view the city in its full glory. The “Mother Armenia” statue is also situated close by.
  4. Pizza Dinapoli Italian Restaurant

    Address: Gyumri

    this is one of the few Italian restaurants of the city with a world-class Italian kitchen serving the best pizzas and Tiramisu in the area.
  5. Shara Restaurant

    Address: 1/5 Gyumri 3103, Armenia +374 312 35569

    It is situated close to the Nane hotel which s famous for its fabulous interior and décor. The restaurant serves European and Armenian cuisine. The service is prompt and the foreign travelers can converse easily with the English-speaking staff.
  6. Kumayri District

    Address: Gyumri, Armenia

    this is the old part of the city which has hundreds of buildings dating back to the 18thcentury, and manifests an authentic Armenian atmosphere. The city has stood the test of time and archaeological excavations have revealed that it has been in civilization as back as 773 BC. It was a centre of trade in the 10thcentury under the reign of Bagrat...Read more
  7. Russian Church

    Address: Gyumri

    this Church is distinctly different from other Churches, and one must make it a point to visit the Church at least once during their visit to the city.
  8. Black Fortress

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    Gyumri, Armenia