Armenia tours

Armenia tours. 

Day 1: Yerevan
Welcome to Armenia, and today there is a perfect opportunity to arrive at airport and then have a tour along Yerevan. It is seen as the capital of the country, being the center cultural and scientific. Today we are happy to present many interesting locations. Yerevan is the capital located at 900 to 1300 m. It is also found in the north-east. At the same time guests can see it to be located in the center of the Caucasus Mountains, at the Ararat plain. The history of the capital is seen to start in the 8th century BC. Dinner is offered in the local restaurant, night is served in the hotel.

Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Today invitees have a chance to get the sightseeing trip in the capital again, and today they are taken to the Victory Park, to the deck of observation. At the same time such location as Cascade is identified as the museum of fashionable art. Our dearest guests will be able to see the Opera and Ballet Theater and Sergei Parajanov Museum, with the way to Echmiadzin tour. Later the group goes to the Church of St. Hripsime created in the 7th century. It is also the home of the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Making the route back we have a view of Machanents Creative Center, famous for the architecture of sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. Being here the local people give the opportunity of seeing the "Megerian Carpet" factory. Here there are carpets of 400 years old. Invitees will be able to try to create the carpet with the help of craftsmen. At the same time our evening is spent in the walking along Northern Avenue. Later you can have a view of Northern Avenue at Republic Square. Hotel is offered for the night. 

Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
We have a checking out of the hotel and then take a trip to the Ararat valley and then to Khor Virap monastery. This is the building created in the time of the adoption of Christianity in the country. This is the building of the 4th century. Later the trip is made to the Mount Ararat and Areni village then. This village is located in the Vayots Dzor region. At present times this region is identified as one of main locations of winemaking in Armenia. Today guests can listen to the stories telling that about 6000 years ago wine production was first established here. You are going to see the Areni village, with then making a view of cave, found in September 2008. Noravank monastery is identified as being created in the 13th century. It is located at the territory of red rocked gorges. In the end of the day the trip is made to Goris, where dinner is served, as well as the hotel is planned in the hotel.

Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Goris is the starting point of the trip today, leading to the Karahunj or Zorats Karer. Today it is identified as the archaeological ancient location. It is also seen as the monument of ancient megalithic complex at the altitude of 1770m. Huge red-brown monoliths, are seen at this territory. Moreover, this creation is known to be the observation laboratory in the 6th millennium BC. There is the stela with many holes meaning stars on the sky 7.5 thousand years ago. Tatev is the pearl of the country, meaning the old-fashioned structural design. Here we are able to have a view of one of the longest cable car of Vorotan gorge, 320 meters deep. Then we have night in Yeghegis. 

Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
For this day you visit the altitude of 2500m of the Selim Pass. Later going to the Lake Sevan. It is seen as the pearl of the country. Making the further investigation, Sevan is seen as one of the largest lakes at the heights. But the main peculiarity is that this lake is fresh water. Today you are making the trip along the height of 1900m. Going on, you are able to see the Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries. In Tsaghkunk we have lunch and then the Sevanavank Monastery created in 874 by Princess Mariam is going to be seen. It is also seen as being at cape located. Here we are able to get to see the amazing lake high in the mountains. Following next you will be taken to Dilijan city. It is the famous location basically for pristine nature. Having the trip here you are able to see the culture of the 19th century, going inside natural landscapes. Night is spent in the hotel.

Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Have breakfast and delicious coffee, with the further way to the Lori region of the country. During this way guests will be able to get in touch with the history of ancient monasteries of Sanahin and Haghpat. These are the chapels included into UNESCO World Heritage List. Today these chapels are seen as the greatest centers of the region, serving the educational and cultural sides. The Lori region is also famous for natural landscapes and amazing forests, seeing the Debed River and other old rural communities. Kefoe restaurant is offered for lunch, with then going to the Gyumri city. Here we are able to take a way along historical territories, showing cultural places, all five churches and Orthodox chapel. Then we pay attention to the Amenaprkich Church, or Church of the Savior. In the Gvug gastro-yard dinner is served, night is offered in the hotel.

Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
Having the next destination to see we are going to travel to the Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. Then have lunch in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant and take a way to Mount Aragats right to the Saghmosavank Monastery or Psalm Monastery. This chapel is located at the Kasakh River, in the gorge. Being here you can notice the wall with various letters, meaning the Armenian alphabet. It was opened in 2005, as there was the celebration of the 1600th anniversary. Night is spent in the hotel of Yerevan.

Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
For the better acquaintance with the country the tour is made to the Azat River. Having the trip here you can have a look at the Geghard religious foundation created in the 13th century. This is the ancient creation, enlisted in the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Going further we can see the greatness of Garni village, the center of Symphony of Stones and ethic temple. All are created in the Symphony of Stones. Then lunch is taken in the local resident's house, completely in the traditional style. Yerevan is visited by us today, and going back wanderers are able to see the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. Night is organized in the hotel. 

Day 9: Flight
Transfer to airport is organized today.

 

Price per person:
02 pax - 2 330 $
04 pax - 1 700 $ 
06 pax - 1 490 $
08 pax - 1 375 $
10 pax - 1 300 $
Single - 390 $ 

 

Included:
- Guide
- Transport
- Full board
- Accommodation:
       Yerevan - "Apricot" Hotel 4*
       Goris - "Mirhav" Hotel 4*
       Gyumri - "Grand Hotel" Hotel 4*
       Dilijan - "Dilli Jaz" Hotel 4*
- Mineral water
- Shows as per program
- Entrance fees to museums
- Season: From April 15 to October 20  

Not included:
- PCR test
- Single rooms
- Medical insurance
- Visa and visa support