Tsaghkadzor literally means valley of flowers or flower canyon in Armenian. The name of Tsaghkadzor is associated with the name of the nearby Tsaghkunyats Mountains, located to the west of the town.
The infrastructure of tourism is highly developed in Tsaghkadzor, with many luxurious hotels, resorts and amusement facilities. The Tsaghkadzor ski resort is located just above the town, on a height of 1750 meters above sea level. During the recent years the ski resort was fully modernized.
Tsaghkadzor is the second Armenian city after Yerevan to have the largest number of hotels. Many luxury hotels and resorts were opened recently to serve the town during the summer and winter seasons. Travel to Armenia and enjoy your winter in Tsaghkadzor.
Tsaghkadzor is major sports center for the Republic of Armenia. The Olympic Sports Complex of Tsaghkadzor was opened in 1967 through the efforts of the Olympic champion Hrant Shahinyan, specifically to host the preparation of the Soviet athletes for the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. Entirely renovated in 2007, it is considered one of the most developed training facilities in the region of South Caucasus. The complex provides training areas for 35 types of sports including a regular-sized football pitch with athletics track, indoor sports hall, indoor swimming pool, diving pool, skiing and snowboarding tracks, fitness halls, modern hotel and sanatorium along with many other facilities. Travel to Armenia and reveal your favorite facility.
Tsaghkadzor is considered one of the most developed training facilities in the region of South Caucasus