Sevan lake is one of the main symbols of Armenia even imagined on the Coat of arms. Located at an altitude of 1900m. It is one of the biggest high-mountain lakes in the world. The surface is 1,242 km2, taking 4% of republic’s territory, the depth in 75m. Because of cold weather conditions, the swimming season is only 3 months from the middle of Jun. to the middle of Sept. You will enjoy beautiful view visiting Sevanavank monastery and walking 200m to the peak of the peninsula. But the most beautiful view you will see climbing to the summit of Artanish mountain, the only place of the ground from which you can see the whole lake.