Sevan
in Geghark’unik’i Marz, Armenia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.547 and 44.942 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 32' 50" and E 44° 56' 30"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dram - AMD
Spoken languages:
Armenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:25 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Yerevan
UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:35 am and 8:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
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Explore Sevan

Sevan in Geghark’unik’i Marz with it's 17,083 inhabitants is located in Armenia about 34 mi (or 55 km) north-east of Yerevan, the country's capital.

Local time in Sevan is now 04:25 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Yerevan with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Sevan, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Armenia is Zvartnots International Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 64 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Armenia is Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), South. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Hrazdan, Gavarr, Ijevan, Vanadzor and Yerevan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

BEST WESTERN BOHEMIAN RESORT

Address
1,3 mi
NEAR PENINSULA SEVANAVANQ SEVA
0001 Sevan
Armenia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Sevan 170

Published: November 15, 2012
Length: 45:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Vahram Voskanyan

Vahram Voskanyan.


Moving ice on Lake Sevan, Armenia

Published: September 17, 2008
Length: 16:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chrisafir

The noise of this ice was so loud i heard it from far away and came to investigate. After about ten minutes it suddenly stopped filling the air with silence.


Who's in Sevan 2012?

Published: August 13, 2012
Length: 09:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Birthright Armenia

Leave the crowded pool and join us on the shore in Armenia! Video production by Hila Gvardinskaitė, Armenian Volunteer Corps volunteer. Photography by Alex Tarverdi, Birthright Armenia participant.


Lake Sevan Armenia playing watermelon ball , Севан, Армения , Սևան Հայաստան

Published: August 04, 2014
Length: 20:34 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Nancy O'Haro

Lake Sevan Armenia Watermelon sports , watermelon game Throwing a watermelon in the lake Sevan Севан, Армения , Սևանա լիճ , Սևան Հայաստան.


Meal at Lake Sevan, Armenia--Wish you were here

Published: October 09, 2009
Length: 00:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jim Henry

Lake Sevan trout and all the trimmings with Lilit, Oleg, Alan, Harry and Jim.


Sevan Lake, Armenia

Published: July 06, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Davit Tchalidze

Lake Sevan.


DOCANDO SEVAN (сенсей Варужан Геворгияан)

Published: April 06, 2012
Length: 36:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: VAHE7737


Армения. Севан

Published: January 16, 2012
Length: 18:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Карен Читян


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Published: February 05, 2009
Length: 22:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sideris Zervoudis

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Geghama hangsti goti.m2p

Published: September 16, 2011
Length: 44:16 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Vahe Mkrtchyan


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Sevan, Armenia

Sevan (Armenian: Սեվան; until 1935, Elenovka or Yelenovka Russian: Еленовка) is a city, urban community and a popular resort in Armenia, located in the Gegharkunik Province, lying on the northern shores of Lake Sevan. The city is biult on a height of over 1900 meters above sea level, 66 kilometers north-east of the capital Yerevan, and 40 kilometers north of Gavar, the administrative centre of Gegharkunik province. It was founded as Yelenovka in 1842 to become a Russian-populated village.

Located at 40.555, 44.9536 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in 1842

Lchashen

Lchashen is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The settlement dates back more than 5000 years. The town has a 13th century church, a Urartian Iron Age fort, and a Bronze Age cemetery.

Located at 40.5203, 44.9308 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Tsovagyugh

Tsovagyugh formerly, Karatap and Chibukhly; is a town in the Gegharkunik province of Armenia.

Located at 40.6331, 44.9522 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Berdkunk

Berdkunk (Armenian: Բերդկունք; also Romanized as Berdkunk’ and Berdkunq; formerly Akhkala and Aghkala) is a small village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The village was once a transit point on the ancient road between Dvin and Partev. There are cyclopean fortresses nearby.

Located at 40.45, 45.0925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Chkalovka

Chkalovka (Armenian: Չկալովկա, also Romanized as Chkalovka; until 1946, Aleksandrovka and Zeynalaghali) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The town was renamed in honor of test pilot Valeri Chkalov.

Located at 40.5075, 44.9589 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in 1840

Ddmashen

Ddmashen (Armenian: Դդմաշեն; also, Totmashen and Dodmashen) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The village hosts 7th century St. Thaddeus Church.

Located at 40.5719, 44.8122 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in 1828

Dzoravank

Dzoravank (Armenian: Ձորավանք, also Romanized as Dzoravank’ and Dzoravanq; formerly, Karakaya and Gharaghaya) is a small village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.7028, 45.1006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Gagarin, Armenia

Gagarin is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The town was founded in 1955 and named after cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.

Located at 40.5369, 44.8578 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in 1955, Cities and towns built in the Soviet Union

Geghamavan

Geghamavan, also Romanized as Gegamavan; until 1946, Shagriz and Shahriz) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The town was founded in the 1830s from migrants from the Maku region of Persia.

Located at 40.5619, 44.8828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in the 1830s

Golovino

For the village in Azerbaijan, see Qolovinovka. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:40|42|47|N|44|50|58|E| |primary |name= }} Golovino Golovino is located in ArmeniaGolovinoGolovino Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:40|42|47|N|44|50|58|E|type:city_region:AM | |name= }} Country Armenia Marz (Province) Tavush Time zone    • Summer    Golovino is a town in the Tavush Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.7131, 44.8494 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tavush Province

Gomadzor

Gomadzor is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.5636, 44.9486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Hayravank

Hayravank (Armenian: Հայրավանք; also Romanized as Hayravank’, Hayravanq and Ayravank’; also Ayrivan) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The village is the site of the Hayravank Monastery dating to the 9th century.

Located at 40.4344, 45.0969 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Khachardzan

Khachardzan (Armenian: Խաչարձան, also Romanized as Khach’ardzan; formerly, Polad Ayrum and Polad) is a town in the Tavush Province of Armenia. The town's prior name reflects the presence of Ayrums.

Located at 40.7192, 45.0583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tavush Province

Lchap

Lchap (Armenian: Լճափ; also Romanized as Lchap’; until 1945 Agzibir, Aghzibir, Kiziljik and Lehap) is a village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.4611, 45.065 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Lernanist

Lernanist (Armenian: Լեռնանիստ, also Romanized as Lerrnanist; formerly, Verin Akhta and Verkhnyaya Akhta) is a town in the Kotayk Province of Armenia. It is home to the descendants of Armenian settlers from Van who survived the Armenian Genocide.

Located at 40.4675, 44.7981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Populated places in Kotayk Province

Norashen, Gegharkunik

Norashen (Armenian: Նորաշեն; formerly, Efendi) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The town was founded in 1920 on the site of the former village of Rahmankendi. The town has a church and a cemetery.

Located at 40.5044, 45.0228 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in 1920

Semyonovka, Armenia

Semyonovka is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The town was founded by Russians in 1849.

Located at 40.6531, 44.9097 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province, Populated places established in 1849

Tsaghkunk, Gegharkunik

Tsaghkunk (Armenian: Ծաղկունք, also Romanized as Tsaghkunk’, and Tsakhkunk, Tsaghkunq, and Tzaghkunk) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.5831, 44.8694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Tsamakaberd

Tsamakaberd is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. It is located just east of Sevan, and contains a cyclopean fortress.

Located at 40.57, 44.9869 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Tsovazard

Tsovazard (Armenian: Ծովազարդ; until 1978 Mukhan and Gadzhi Mukhan) is a village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. There are Bronze Age burial sites and a church rebuilt in the 19th century in the vicinity.

Located at 40.4769, 45.0375 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Varser

Varser (Armenian: Վարսեր; until 1946, Chirchir and Chrchr) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The town is first mentioned in the 9th century, and was a gift of Ashot II.

Located at 40.5561, 44.9111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Zovaber, Gegharkunik

Zovaber (Armenian: Զովաբեր; formerly, Yaydzhi or Yayji) is a town in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.5736, 44.7864 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Gegharkunik Province

Geghatap

Geghatap (Armenian: Գեղատափ; formerly, Chichakbulagh) is a town in the Tavush Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.6833, 45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Populated places in Tavush Province

Chermakavan

Chermakavan (Armenian: Ճերմակավան, also Romanized as Jermakavan; formerly, Aghkilisa) is a former town in the Tavush Province of Armenia.

Located at 40.7167, 45.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
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Populated places in Tavush Province

Dilijan National Park

Dilijan National Park, occupying 24,000 ha, is located in the North-Eastern part of the Republic of Armenia, in Tavush province. Dilijan National Park is well known for its forest landscapes, rich biodiversity, medicinal mineral water springs, natural and cultural monuments. It is one of the two existing national parks in the Republic of Armenia.

Located at 40.6564, 45.0214 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Protected areas of Armenia


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Yelenovka, Ssewan, Sevan, Севан, Sewan, سوان, Սևան, სევანი, Sevanas, 塞凡