Armenia is a landlocked, former soviet country in the Transcaucasus region east of Turkey. Armenia’s recorded history dates back to 2700 BC as proved by Sumerian inscriptions. many archaeological sites and monuments still visible within the modern state, like Garni Pagan Temple, Khor Virap, and Noravank Monastery. The peak of Mount Ararat is visible from many parts of Yerevan – the country’s capital– and it’s considered to be a national symbol despite being located in Turkey. It’s also widely believed to be the place where Noah’s Ark came to rest after the flood.
What plug sockets are used in Armenia?
In Armenia the plug sockets used are type C / F, the following pictures show the outlets and plugs needed. When travelling from the UK you will need an adapter for types C / F.
If you’re after an adapter we would suggest looking into this Multi purpose travel adapters.
Please do double check that it meets your needs.
What voltage & frequency is used in Armenia?
In Armenia, the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. This means you will be able to use all of your normal appliances in Armenia as the voltage is exactly the same as in the UK, making your journey much easier. On this note, it is important to make sure you do check your appliances to confirm this is the case. Many appliances can be used across the world as they include a converter, this will be noted on the label showing ‘INPUT 100-240V, 50/60Hz’ meaning it can be used anywhere in the world. Most products such as laptop chargers, tablet chargers, cameras, phones, and toothbrushes are included in this category, but please do a double check.
Recommended plugs, adaptors & gadgets
We have provided some recommendations for a multi-purpose adapter as well as some other gadgets you may need such as USB chargers for traveling. Making sure you have the right gear is a must! Please double check the product on Amazon before ordering.