The ancient city of Kapan allures World-wide travelers towards rich historical past, scenic locales and ethnic culture. The numerous historical structures and ancient religious places in Kapan give a picture of the glorious era and are great sightseeing places to visit and explore. The city as well as the surrounding region is blessed with acres of forested lands along with ancient fortresses and majestic monasteries. The Vahanavank monastery, Baghaberd and Halidzor fortresses are major historical sites in Kapan that showcases rich architectural brilliance of the bygone era.
The museum in Kapan is a must visit spot that highlights the history of the city and houses ancient collections including numerous amazing coins, magnificent artifacts and beautiful replicas. Halidzor Fortress nestled along the banks of Voghi River and lying is a state of ruins is also an important tourist attraction in Kapan.