Area -3750 km 2
Population - 392300
Administrative Center - Vanadzor City
Distance from Yerevan to Vanadzor - 125 km
Highest Mountains - Mount Achkasar, Bazum, Pambak, Gugark
Rivers – Debed, Dzoraget, Pambak and Martsaget
Big Cities - Stepanavan, Alaverdi and Spitak
Popular and interesting sights- Akhtala Fortress,Sanahin Bridge, Odzun Church, Sanahin and Haghpat Monasteries,Akhtala Monastery,StepanavanDendropark, Vanadzor Botanical Garden, HovhannesTumanyan in Dsegh.
Lori is the most populated region of Armenia. It is home to some of the historic landmarks of Armenia that are listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites; among them are Sanahin and Haghpat Monastery Complexes.
Lori is a major centre for metallurgical business. However, the Alaverdi copper smelter owned and operated by the "Armenian Copper Programme" company is the only smelter of the province. Copper mines are located in Alaverdi, Akhtala, Shamlugh and Teghut.