Kotayk or Kotaik is a province of Armenia. It is in the centre of the country. The capital is Hrazdan. It is best known for its world-renowned beer of the same name. Tourist towns are Garni and Geghard. Also the popular winter sports resort Tsakhkadzor is where Soviet Armenian physiologist Leon Orbeli was born.
Location of Kotayk within Armenia
|• Governor||Kovalenko Shahgeldyan|
|• Total||2,089 km2 (807 sq mi)|
|• Density||120/km2 (300/sq mi)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+05|
|ISO 3166 code||AM.KT|
There are 7 towns and 60 rural communities.