Syunik Marz has
is the biggest province of Armenia (also called Zangezur), 4506 sq. km. It is known by having the most dramatic
scenery. The famous Tatev Monastery and
the world longest tramway are in Syunik region.
The largest cities are Kapan, Goris, Sisian and Meghri. Kapan is marz
(kingdom) capital from 10th century, which was an active mining town, with very
nice architecture. Goris is sometimes
called “little Switzerland”. “Syunikcis”
offer unique cuisine which is unimaginably delicious, such as cheese from
Sisian, mulberry vodka of Karahunj, “lavash” of Kapan, and the juicy pomegranates
and figs from Meghri.