Echmiadzin & Zvartnots
Step into Echmiadzin, Armenia’s own Vatican City, as well as the nearby Zvartnots Ruins – both UNESCO-listed.
Trace the roots of Christianity into Echmiadzin, the seat of the Armenian Apostolic Church and considered the world’s oldest cathedral. Step into the ancient cathedral where St. Gregory the Illuminator first built in 301-303 AD. You will also visit the nearby Zvartnots ruins from the 7th century. Both Echmiadzin and Zvartnots are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.