Tatev (village)

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Tatev
Տաթև
community
Tatev is located in Armenia
Tatev
Tatev
Coordinates: 39°22′54″N 46°14′24″E / 39.38167°N 46.24000°E / 39.38167; 46.24000Coordinates: 39°22′54″N 46°14′24″E / 39.38167°N 46.24000°E / 39.38167; 46.24000
Country  Armenia
Marz (Province) Syunik
Area[1]
 • Total 65.73 km2 (25.38 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 892
 • Density 14/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone   (UTC+4)
Tatev (village) at GEOnet Names Server

Tatev (Armenian: Տաթև) is a village and rural community in the Syunik Province of Armenia. It is home to the Tatev monastery. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported its population was 892 in 2010,[2] down from 1,042 at the 2001 census.[3]

The village hosts a station of the Wings of Tatev; the world's longest non-stop double track aerial tramway.

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