Armenia is a country of hot summer sun, mountain rivers and rocky soils. Maybe this is the exact secret combination of factors that makes everything growing in this land so delicious and full of life.
Many cultural and traditional holidays are celebrated in Armenia annually. Wine Festival in Areni has a special place among them. It has been celebrated on the first Saturday of October since 2009.
The capital of Armenia Yerevan was established in 782 BC by the powerful king of Van kingdom Argishti I. The cuneiform inscription which was founded during the excavations at the Arin Berd hill in Yerevan confirms this.
According to legend the first vine of the grape planted Noah after the flood at the foot of Mount Ararat and the secret of making wine from the grape was revealed by his goat,