Explore The Site

Tatev Gateway uses innovative approaches combined with national traditions and features the world’s longest aerial tramway.


Interactive Map


Please rotate phone
for better expereince.

open-map Open Map

    Open Cafe 40 seats
    Hall 100 seats
  • Duration 12-17 min Capacity 30 5752m Max. height 320m Max. speed 37 km/h
  • Watchtower
  • Dzithan Museum
  • Tatev Monastery
  • Halidzor
  • Abandoned villages
  • Guesthouse
  • Mineral pools Devil's Bridge Cave with
    mineral springs
  • Tatev Tours
  • Great Hermitage
    of Tatev

Interesting facts about Tatev Gateway

fact image

The cableway opened on October 16, 2010. On October 23, 2010, the new aerial highway was recorded in the Guinness Book of Records as the world’s longest reversible cableway.

fact image

It set the record not only for the length of the cable track (5752 m), but also the time of its construction - 10 months.

fact image

The tram ride to Tatev Monastery takes around 12 minutes, whereas the trip up the steep switchback road of the Vorotan Gorge takes around 40 minutes.

«Tatev Gateway» is a non-commercial project with all its profit invested into the Tatev Monastery Reconstruction Initiative and the Regional Development Program in frame of Tatev Revival Project .

Tatev Gateway

Learn everything about Tatev Gateway in Tatev in the folowing sections: