Armenia tours

 Armenia tours. 

Day 1: Yerevan
Welcome to Armenia, and today we are going to organize the city tour along Yerevan. In the beginning we meet you in the airport and then take to the city itself. Having a trip here guests find out of the city to be located at the height of 900-1300m above sea level. Approximately it is seen to be in the north east of the Ararat plain. The peculiar fact is seen in it being surrounded by the Caucasus Mountains. Today it is the capital of the country and tends to be one of the largest cities. It is considered to start its history in the 8th century BC. Guests have dinner in the restaurant, listening to music, night is offered in the hotel.
 
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Starting the day with going around the most picturesque locations means to be at the deck of Victory Park for viewing of the landscapes, with then seeing the Cascade. This is the museum tending to be the open air- type, with the modern art to be exhibited. Then the city trip is organized and we are heading to the Opera and Ballet Theater and Sergei Parajanov Museum. These are going to be the first buildings to be seen before the way is made to the Echmiadzin city. This is the city considering being the main cultural and religious center. It is of great significance for all the native people of the country, even if they live in other countries. Right here we are able to get to see the Church of St. Hripsime, created in the 7th century and the famous Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Taking the route back from where we have started, we get to see the Machanents Creative Center where lunch and rest can be taken. Later our guests have the fantastic opportunity to visit the "Megerian Carpet" factory, the museum where there are 400 years old carpets. Right here everyone is able to try yourself in the creation of the carpet, under the control of craftsmen for help. In the evening we have a walk along the Northern Avenue, and then get to see the Republic Square. This square is famous for singing fountains located there. Night is taken in the hotel.
 
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
Have breakfast first and then start the route along the Ararat valley. It makes the way to the well-known Khor Virap monastery. This is the location of religion of the country. It is considered to be the center of Christianity adoption in the 4th century. Further visitors are able to get to see the famous Mount Ararat, from where we are able to start for Areni village. This is the village of the Vayots Dzor region. In its turn the region is famous for being the center of winemaking in the country. This deal is considered to start from ancient times, as the way of the creation was found in the caves of the country. Basically first proofs to it were found in September 2008. For the next sightseeing we are going to show Noravank monastery, emerged in the 13th century. Here boarders are able to get in touch with the beauty of red-rocked gorge. Lunch is served in Goris, where we have a walk then. Night is organized in the hotel.
 
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Breakfast is offered in Goris, with then the way made to Zorats Karer (Karahunj). It is one of the ancient locations of the country, starting its history from ancient megalithic times, as here there is the complex of those times at the altitude of 1770m above sea level. On the way to this place it is possible to notice monoliths, being rather big and staying in the row. There were made proofs of the location Karahunj to have been the observatory, approximately in the 6th millennium BC. Here we are able to notice holes, meaning the stars on the sky, about 7.5 thousand years ago. Then the tour is created along the way to Tatev. It is literally the pearl of all architecture of the country. Here it is possible to have a way along the longest cable car, which is laid along Vorotan gorge. This gorge is estimated to be 320m deep. Having lunch guests get to Yeghegis for the night there.
 
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Today the group goes to the Selim Pass. This pass is located at the height of 2500m. Here there are fantastic surrounding opening us the thrilling view of Lake Sevan. This lake is also identified as the jewel of the country. At the same time it is considered to be one of the largest ones being freshwater. And this lake is located at the height of 1900m in Armenia. Also we would like to show Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries, as they were created in 874, by Princess Mariam. These are seen to be located at the peninsula, where fabulous views of the lake can be seen. Then in the evening we get to the Dilijan town. This is a famous location with clean air and amzing view of nature. Being here we are able to see and feel the atmosphere of the 19th century. Night is offered in the hotel.
 
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Today our team goes to the Lori region, after breakfast. The trip here is oriented on viewing of ancient Sanahin and Haghpat monasteries. These places are said to be in UNESCO World Heritage List. Today monasteries are identified as the largest locations, where education and science is centered. Also being here we are able to get in touch with meaningful architectural developments. Our guests have lunch in Kefoe restaurant and then drive to Gyumri. It is the main cultural city of the country. Correspondingly, boarders are able to see the famous museum of this region, as well as five churches and Orthodox chapel. At the same time we would like to show the Amenaprkich Church. It is also known as the Church of the Savior. Then dinner is offered in the Gvug gastro-yard. Night is organized in the hotel.
 
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
This is going to be the way to ev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. We can also have a walk along Gyumri. Later the route is made to Mount Aragats and the Saghmosavank Monastery. The latter one is also famous as Psalm Monastery, located in the gorge of the Kasakh River. In the way along the territory guests have a view of the monument, showing us the letters of the Armenian alphabet. It was put by the locals in honor of the 1600th anniversary, when alphabet was founded. It happened in 2005. Night is spent in the hotel of Yerevan.
 
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
For now the tour is organized to the Azat River. This is going to be the way to the Geghard monastery of the 13th century. It is put in the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This building is rather unique as carved in the rocks. Then after investigation of the monastery, we take a way to the  Garni village for visiting the Symphony of Stones and a pagan temple. It is well known for being created in the Hellenistic style. The village was created in the 77AD. Now we are able to try cuisine of traditional style. Also our travelers are going to visit the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. Night is offered in the hotel.
 
Day 9: Flight
Transfer to airport is planned 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