|Sport in Armenia|
Paragliding in Armenia: http://www.paraplan.am/
Tandem paragliding flights are the best way to explore Armenia with a bunch of adrenalin. Armenia has everything for this incredible sport: mountains, sun, amazing weather, picturesque nature. No need to have any experience in paragliding as our professional pilots will take care of the launch, flight and landing, and will let you just enjoy your journey in the skies.
Paragliding in Armenia held by our SkyClub Armenia is in the top list of Things to do in Armenia in Tripadvisor.com and at the first place in the Outdoor activities. Check the link below:
One flight costs 48.000AMD or 99$. The price includes:
1. paragliding flight up to 20 min
2.round trip transportation
3. Videos on GoPRO camera and photos
One of the leading pilots Armen Sargsyan owned a hostel which is called Hostel “Glide” where he is happy to host paragliders and people who are curious to visit Armenia.
Skiing and snowboarding in Armenia: in Armenia there are three skiing resorts-Tsakhkadzor (60km from Yerevan,1.850m above sea, the highest pick is about 3.000m) and Jermuk (180km, 2.400m), where the amateurs of skiing and snowboarding can enjoy their time. Tsakhkadzor is the biggest resort, there are many cafes, hotels, ski and snowboard equipment rental points. Renting of skis or snowboarding with shoes costs about 6.000AMD (13$, without clothes). Ticket for the ropeway for whole day costs 12.000AMD (26$).
Hiking: Armenia is very attractive for hikers, the most popular places for hiking are Aragats mountain (4090m), Ara mountain (2585m), Hatis ( 2520m), Ajdahak (3600m), etc. Happy to announce that Armenia became part of Transcaucasian trail, and now it becomes possible to hike or cycle from Dilijan to Goshavank through Dilijan National Park. Here you can check the official website: https://transcaucasiantrail.org/en/tag/dilijan/
Gym: In Yerevan there are many fitness-clubs (Gold’s Gym, ”Orange” fitness, DDD complex, Neptun fitness, “Hayastan” fitness club, etc.) which are open every day, offer many types of training simulators, and have different prices. “Orange” fitness also has tennis courts.