Tsakhkadzor is a spectacular mountain ski resort in 40 minutes drive from the capital. In last several years its popularity among foreign and local skiers and tourists increased tremendously. Due to this fact huge investments were made in infrastructure, communications and quality of service. A network of brand new supreme quality alpine lifts was installed several years ago, and several cafes were opened at the mountain base and top. The quality of the resort proved high enough for the Russian Federation ski team to choose it as its base for training for the Torino olimpics!
Many people choose this undiscovered destination to combine their snow experience with an extraordinary experience of touring the country wintertime. Best months for skiing and snowboarding are normally February and March. Usually, snow cover is good from January to mid-April.