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We are happy to welcome you in CS Armenia group. This group is created for all couchsurfers living in Armenia, visiting Armenia and everyone who's interested in history, culture and traditions of our ancient country. We hope this group will be helpful for all travelers who plan to visit Armenia and who travel here now.
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Armenia is a landlocked mountainous country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Situated at the juncture of Western Asia and Eastern Europe, it is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and Azerbaijan to the east, and Iran to the south.
Armenia has a long and important history and civilization dating over 4000 years.
The climate of Armenia is highland continental, which means that the country is subjected to hot summers and cold winters. The land rises to 4,090 metres (13,419 ft) above sea-level at Mount Aragats, and no point is below 390 metres (1,280 ft) above sea level.
Visa Application Guidelines
// Who needs a visa to travel to Armenia?
// Apply for e-Visa
Travel and Transportation:
Arriving by Air & by Land
// Interactive Map of Armenia
// Getting Around in Yerevan
// Getting Around in Regions
Sites of Interest, Culture, Entertainment:
Sites of Interest
The Hidden Treasures of Armenian Mountains Project
Cycling Routes around Armenia
Keeping in Touch:
// Postal Service
Other Useful Information:
Hitchhiking in Armenia:
Hitchhiking in Armenia is easy and safe. But although there are 4 bordering countries, to get in by land is possible only from Georgia and Iran. Borders with Turkey and Azerbaijan are closed, no way to get in from these countries. Neither you can enter Turkey and Azerbaijan from Armenia. Check out the following links for more information about hitchhiking in Armenia:
Armenia on Hitchwiki
(English) // Free Travels Encyclopedia
Your safety in CS:
Tips for surfers
// Safety for surfers
// Tips for women travelling on their own