Welcome to Gyumri, Armenia
Gyumri is the second biggest city in the Republic of Armenia. It is the center of the Shirak region.It is about 1550 meters above sea level.
Gyumri is located on the east side of the Akhuryan River, which originates from lake Arpi. The Gyumri, Ghoroba (Jajur), and Cherqez rivers flow through Gyumri. The city is connected by highway with Georgia and Turkey. Gyumri has an international airport.
The city is the transitional zone for Tbilisi-Gyumri-Yerevan-Baku highway and Tbilisi-Gyumri-Kars railway. The climate is healthy and bracing, the water is of high quality and good taste, and the air is clean and lively. By the number of sunny days, Gyumri is one of the first in the Republic of Armenia. Its surroundings are beautiful, rich in rare types of flowers and herbs.