Experience Stepanavan Dendropark Through Photos
Stepanavan Dendropark, located in Lori Province of Armenia, covers about thirty-five hectares of land. Established in 1933 and designated a Special Protected Area in 1998, the arboretum is an excellent escape from the oven-heat of the city in summer. It consists of natural deciduous forest and ornamental trees. More than five hundred species can be found in Stepanavan Dendropark, among which are Magnolia, Siberian pine, hornbeam Carpinus caucasica, lime Tilia caucasica, beech Fagus orientalis, elm Ulmus elliptica, etc.
Here are some photos to have a virtual tour inside Stepanavan Dendropark:
Photo by Tatev Melikyan
Photo by Ani Melikyan
Note: Admission to Stepanavan Dendropark is free of charge.
It is definitely a can’t-miss-spot in Armenia, and we want to hear about your impressions…