This beautiful festival seeks to raise awareness about the great variety of Armenian herbs through fun and educational activities.
Ask any Armenian – the herbs are essential to any meal.
Take part in the annual "Hay Buis" Armenian Herb and Flower Festival, the most colorful and warm festival of the year, which will take place on a great green are in Tavush Province.
The HayBuis Festival, translated as "Armenian Herb", celebrates these special ingredients and the traditional knowledge used to forage and prepare them. The Festival is held in one of the most picturesque places of Armenia – the Apaga Resort located in Yenokavan, Tavush Province, an area known for its beautiful forests and mountains. Visitors learn about Armenian herbs and different methods of using them, including their healing properties.
There will be also an herbal tea party, educational games to learn about forest biodiversity, master cooking classes and other activities for children. And, if you are curious about what a 20-meter long lavash brduch (wrap) looks and tastes like, you can see and try it only at The HayBuis Festival!