Lori Marz, Armenia

Tumanyan: Where fairy tales and legends are born. #TumanyanTown

Tumanyan Matchbox Label Museum

Thousands of interesting and fun matchbox label designs to enjoy, spanning many countries, themes and time periods. Guests love this unexpected little feast for the eyes. Free entrance during regular operating hours (Tu-Su 14:00-18:00).

Tumanyan Bathhouse Hostel

The first hostel in the stunning Debed River Gorge is in Tumanyan's old bathhouse building. Come and enjoy the atmosphere, views and community. Book here.

Flying Samovar Cafe

Coming soon! Have a drink or light fare at Tumanyan's cozy little cafe in the town square. Named in honor of the retro 'Sputnik Samovar' on display at the cafe.

Debed River Rafting

If you love mountain river rafting, try the daily tours of rafting on Debed with rafting.am Armenia. Rafting.am tours is a social enterprise by Armenian Young Women’s Association and NURIK Travel.

Tumanyan Hiking Trails

Hike through the stunning scenery of the Debed and Marts canyons, to gems like Kobayr, Horomayr, and Bardzrakash Monasteries, Odzun's 7th century church, Tsater Cliffside Chapel, Tumanyan's birth house-museum, or to Tsover Lake.

Soviet Barbershop

Check out this Soviet barbershop time capsule while you're in Tumanyan. And if you need a trim or a shave, have a seat and enjoy the full experience.

Artemi Guesthouse

Guesthouse in Tumanyan with a great view of the Debed River and Avanakar rock, a friendly owner who lives nearby, and an open kitchen for guests.

Tumanyan English Library

Coming soon! Thousands of books in English to borrow and read while you relax and rejuvenate in Tumanyan. Smaller international and Armenian collections as well.

Tumanyan Schoolhouse

The old schoolhouse will be coming back as something fun, along with the former textile factory buildings around it. Give us time and we won't disappoint you.

Tumanyan Bat Sanctuary

Coming soon! If you pay attention you'll see that this bat sanctuary town has little bat houses placed around town. You can watch them fly out at dusk to eat mosquitoes and bugs.

Tumanyan Foundation

Visit our office in the Tumanyan English Library to say hi. If you'd like to volunteer in Tumanyan on one of our projects, check out our workaway profile, or send us a message.