Sisian

Sisian is a town and the centre of the urban community of Sisian, in at the south of . It is located on Vorotan River, 6 km south of the - highway, at a road distance of 217 km southeast of the capital , and 115 km north of the provincial centre .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Carahunge, also called , Karahunj, Qarahunj and Carenish, is a prehistoric archaeological site near the town of Sisian in the of . Photo: Rita Willaert, CC BY 2.0.

Waterfall
is a waterfall in , with a height of 18 m. is situated 4 km northwest of Sisian. Photo: Hayk Barseghyan Photographer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sisian

Latitude
39.5256° or 39° 31' 32.1" north
Longitude
46.0251° or 46° 1' 30.2" east
Population
14,900
Elevation
1589 metres (5213 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 210222626
Geo­Names ID
174763
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: سيسيان
  • Armenian: Sisian
  • Armenian: Սիսիան
  • Azerbaijani: Qarakilsə
  • Azerbaijani: Qarakilsə rayonu
  • Azerbaijani: Sisian
  • Azerbaijani: Sisiyan
  • Belarusian: Сісіян
  • Bulgarian: Сисиан
  • Catalan: Sisian
  • Chechen: Сисиан
  • Chinese: Sisian
  • Chinese: 錫西安
  • Chinese: 鍚西安
  • Chinese: 钖西安
  • Czech: Sisian
  • Dutch: Sisian
  • Dutch: Sissian
  • Esperanto: Sisian
  • Estonian: Sisian
  • Finnish: Sisian
  • French: Sisian
  • French: Sissian
  • Georgian: სისიანი
  • German: Sisian
  • German: Sissian
  • Greek: Σισιάν
  • Indonesian: Sisian
  • Italian: Garakilse
  • Italian: Sisian
  • Japanese: シシアン
  • Korean: 시시안
  • Lithuanian: Sisianas
  • Malay: Sisian
  • Mazanderani: سیسیان
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sisian
  • Occitan (post 1500): Sisian
  • Persian: سیسیان
  • Polish: Sisian
  • Polish: Sisjan
  • Romanian: Sisian
  • Russian: Сисиан
  • Scots: Sisian
  • Serbian: Сисијан
  • South Azerbaijani: سیسیان
  • Spanish: Sisian
  • Swedish: Sisian
  • Turkish: Sisian
  • Ukrainian: Сісіан
  • Upper Sorbian: Sisian
  • Urdu: سیسیان
  • Vietnamese: Sisian, Syunik
  • Welsh: Sisian
  • Karakilisa
  • Sisavan

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