Touch the historical and archaeological treasure and enjoy the time in the laps of nature!
One of the well-hidden gems of Armenia and its astounding nature-culture harmonized combination is Lori Fortress. Being outside Stepanavan city Lori Fortress presents the life of the Middle Ages in Armenia. Davit Anhoghin built the fortress in the 11th century. He was the successor of the throne of the Armenian Kingdom of Tashir-Dzoraget. At that period there were 5kingdoms under the control of the Bagratuni dynasty.
At first, the fortress has been very rich and famous. But soon it has undergone attacks and plunders by Seljuk Turks who have robbed all the treasure, destroyed, and damaged the fortress heavily.
During the visit, you will listen to so many interesting facts and legends about the fortress, the people, surroundings, and the life inside.
Interested in ordinary life existing centuries ago? Your trip to Lori fortress is going to be a-ma-zing!!!