Wednesday, 15 April 2009


Gyumri-Gusanagyugh-Panik-Spandaryan-Harich Tour

Gusanagyugh is a village situated 18 km south-west of Gyumri. It was founded in 1830 by the emigrants from the Western Armenia. Village is famous for its ruined castle made of black tuf. It was built in 12-13th cc. There is a ruined basilica church, different kinds of cemeteries, fragments of cross stones and many other interesting things in the village.

Here you'll have a chance to visit visual artist Hakob Hoavhanisyan's studio. To learn more about Hakob's works please visit also

Our next stop is village Panik with its 19th c. church. Artist Yesayi Meyroyan's studio and house is in this village. This is a uniques chance to get acquainted with the works of the artist and the people living in the village.

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