Vanand, Armavir

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Coordinates: 40°08′N 43°49′E / 40.133°N 43.817°E / 40.133; 43.817

Vanand
Վանանդ
The village of Vanand.
The village of Vanand.
Vanand  Վանանդ is located in Armenia
Vanand  Վանանդ
Vanand
Վանանդ
Coordinates: 40°08′N 43°49′E / 40.133°N 43.817°E / 40.133; 43.817
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Armavir
Founded 1984
Elevation 980 m (3,220 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 845
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)

Vanand (Armenian: Վանանդ) is a village that sits 5 kilometers from the Armenian border with Turkey, and is located in the southwestern portion of the Armavir Province in Armenia. The village was founded in 1984 from a sovkhoz (collective farm), and was once in an area once closed to foreigners. There is one school, a house of culture, a community center, and no monuments.

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