SaturdayAugust 30
  • USD 411.23
  • EUR 541.88
  • RUB 11.13

7,200 people take advantage of Yerevan City Tour Project

03:15, 21.06.2012 Region: Armenia Theme: Society

YEREVAN. – Since the City Tour Project of the Yerevan City Hall has kicked off, 7,200 people have taken advantage of the services of the two tour buses, Yerevan City Hall member Maria Baghramyan told Armenian News-NEWS.am.

According to Baghramyan, the City Tour Project kicked off last year on September 17 on the eve of the Armenian Republic’s 20th Anniversary. The project is for the visitors to the capital.

“It would be right to mention, that the tours with the comfortable two-story buses have brought excitement and diversity to Yerevan’s touristic life. During the first phase of the project – September, 2011 to January 15, 2012, 7,000 people used the tour buses. This year the program kicked off on June 1 and during half month 200 people have ridden the buses. There is activity observed among those who want to take a tour on the buses especially in the evenings,” she said.

According to Bahgramyan, in the framework of the project charity actions have been organized for students and also for disabled people.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

More in topic

Volunteers offered to give up Facebook for 99 days

An average user spends 17 minutes a day perusing the social media site...

Armenia government discusses new Criminal Code draft concept

The PM instructed to confer on it with all interested departments…

21 arrested during World Cup – Brazil ambassador to Armenia

It’s everyone’s right to protest, but it can’t be uncontrollable…

Ambassador: Brazil hosted 600,000 guests during World Cup

During the final, there were 35 million tweets, but internet connection worked without disruption...

Armenia fights against hailstorms

10,700 shots were fired from 53 anti-hail stations…

Early ripening fruits in Armenia do not contain excessive level of chemicals

We should not consider early ripening fruits or vegetables definitely dangerous...