tourist destinations, Garni (pagan
temple) and UNESCO world heritage site Geghard
(meaning “lance” that used to pierce the body of Christ) distinguish the marz. “Kotayk” brewery, once satisfying the beer
demand in Caucuses, now in partnership French group Castel is a leader in the
market. Tsaghkadzor (“the flowers valley”) is a well-known ski resort that attracts
lots of visitors wintertime.