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Sevan’s Shorzha Beach

Shorzha (Armenian: Շորժա, also Romanized as Shorja; formerly, Nadezhdino and Shordzhalu, Russan: Шоржа) is a village located along Lake Sevan northwest of the Artanish Peninsula in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. There is a 17th century chapel and cemetery on the south edge of the village. On the hill overlooking the village, there are the ruins of a chapel, and somewhere in the vicinity are the remains of an Iron Age fort. [from wikipedia]

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

Shorzha shores are the most convinient in Sevan lake, where the beach is covered with petty grit.

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

There are some rest houses and pansionats near the Shorzha beach.

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

Shorzha - Sevan Lake, Armenia: Շորժա, Սևանա լիճ

Map of Shorja on Google Maps


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