Other Useful Information


The Armenian Dram (AMD) is the currency of Armenia.

Oanda provides online information about the latest exchange rates and features an online currency converter.

Rates.am, lists most currency exchange points, along with their current exchange rates.


Here are the shape of the sockets and types of plugs used in Armenia:

If none of your usual plugs are compatible with Armenian sockets, you should buy a universal travel adapter to be able to plug in your electric devices.

Emergency numbers

Fire department 101

Police 102

Ambulance 103

Gas leaks 104

Time zone

The time zone in Yerevan is UTC +4 hours.

Time converter


The climate of Yerevan is continental semi-arid (Köppen climate classification: BSk), with the influence of mountain climate, with hot and dry summers and cold and snowy winters.

Activities and Sightseeing

Lonely Planet - Activities in Yerevan
Machanents Tourism and Art