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Armenia’s ‘Tatever’ cable-car served 10,000 passengers

05:49, 16.06.2012 Region: World News, Armenia Theme: Economics, Society

YEREVAN. – Armenia’s ‘Tatever’ (Wings of Tatev) cable car leading to the Tatev monastery complex has already served 10,000 passengers from Armenia and abroad this year, director of the cable-car Tigran Ghazaryan told Armenian News-NEWS.am.

According to him, ‘Tatever’ is really a serious investment in the tourism development of Armenia, particularly in Syunik Region. In addition one-way ticket is AMD 3000, while round one is AMD 4000. It will work till December, after it will shift to winter regime carrying out traffic only in the weekends.

The “Tatever” cable-car system is 5.7-km long, and its highest point is 330 meters above ground. “Tatever” is officially registered in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s longest passenger cableway.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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