Day 1: Yerevan
Welcome to Yerevan, the capital of Armenia. Today it is one of the main location of the tour today. We have a check in the hotel and then start a trip along the city, located at the height of 900-1300m. Yerevan is the cultural and scientific center of the whole country. It can also be seen in the north-east at the Ararat plain. It is famous for being bordered the Caucasus Mountains. This city is known for starting the history in the 8th century BC. Night is spent in the hotel. Dinner is offered in the restaurant of national style.
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
The second day is also devoted to the principal city, at least the first part of the day. And today the trip begins on the Victory Park. Here it is possible to visit the observation area seeing the Cascade as well. It is known as the museum on the open air, taken in the sphere of the modern life. At the same time such locations as the Sergei Parajanov Museum, the Opera and Ballet Theater are visited. Then we take a tour to Echmiadzin city. Being in this city guests can see the very religious location of the whole country. It is well-known for the Church of St. Hripsime, created in the 7th century and for the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. The way back is made with seeing the Machanents Creative Center, where we have lunch. Later famous views of sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David are seen. At that time the history of carpets of the country are seen to have about 400 years. Here everyone gets the opportunity to make the carpet at the "Megerian Carpet" factory. Evening is filled with the walk along the Northern Avenue to see singing fountains. Today we are in the Republic Square. Night is taken in the hotel.
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
Our goal is to give the opportunity to have breakfast and then start for the Khor Virap monastery passing the Ararat valley. Today this place is connected with the time when Christianity was taken in Armenia. Basically it happened in the 4th century. Going next, you have a way along the Mount Ararat taking the trip to Areni village. This is the location of Vayots Dzor region where 6000 years ago the winemaking production was established. At the time this village is also seen as the cave, where there were taken proofs in September 2008 of olden times. Noravank monastery is visited then, and it is seen to be created in the 13th century. Night, evening walk and dinner is offered in the hotel.
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
In Goris we have breakfast and then start for the Zorats Karer (Karahunj). It is seen as one of the ancient locations of the country, seeming to be located at the 1770m. Here we can see the row of monoliths. At the same time, this site is considered to be used as the observation in the past, due to the wall with holes meaning stars in the sky, about 7.5 thousand years ago. Later we are going to head for Tatev. This is a famous site of the country, showing us ancient history. This is going to be the location where the longest cable car is located and serving the stretch along the Vorotan gorge, it has a deep of 320m. Yeghegis is the place of the stay and dinner today.
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Selim Pass is visited today, and we wander at the altitude of 2500m. Here we can have a view of the fantastic views of the whole territory. For now you will have a way along Lake Sevan, the pearl of Armenia. Today it is the famous lake, as one of the largest freshwater lakes at the heights. It is located at 1900m. Then attention is grabbed by Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries. Being here guests have lunch and are able to see the master class offered by the well-known Chef, in Tsaghkunk. It is better to know, that Sevanavank Monastery was created in 874 by Princess Mariam. This monastery is also seen to be located at the peninsula. Here views are fantastic and open us the further way to Dilijan town. Right here you can have a walk, enjoy modern territory as well as having the remind of the 19th century. Night is made in the hotel.
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Have your own trip in the country, with making the way to the Lori region. Today this route is made along Sanahin and Haghpat ancient monuments. For now these are also the centers of cultural life. At the same time this is seen as being included into the UNESCO World Heritage List. Being in the region Lori, guests are able to enjoy the views of nature and ancient locations. It is also possible to see the canyons of the Debed River. In Kefoe restaurant lunch is offered. Then in Gyumri guests have a view of the cultural center of the country. It is also seen as the other largest lake. This territory is identified as one of the most historical reserves of five churches, a monastery and an Orthodox chapel. Also you are going to see the Amenaprkich Church. Night is spent in the hotel, and dinner is offered in the Gvug gastro-yard.
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
We are happy to show the territory of Gyumri after breakfast. Then we have a way to Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. As usual lunch is offered in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant. Then our attention is paid to the Mount Aragats and the Saghmosavank Monastery (Psalm Monastery), as these are the passing territories to see at the heights of the gorge of the Kasakh River. Later today you can see the monument created with the aim to memorize the situation of honoring the 1600th anniversary of alphabet foundation. It was erected in 2005. Then the trip is aimed at canyon and ancient monastery. In Yerevan hotel is ordered for the night.
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
Best emotions are going to be taken in the tour along the Azat River, as we are going to see one of the most ancient sites, created in the 13th century. Today it is the monastery of Geghard to be seen. It is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Also it is famous for being carved from the stones. Going next, guests drive to the Garni village, where all can witness the Symphony of Stones and non-religious temple, created in the Hellenistic style. In 77AD, Garni was created. At the same time lunch here is created in the local resident's house. Then we would like to take guests to the local resident's house for lunch in the traditional style. Our team is also glad to give a chance of seeing the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. At these locations we can see the history of the creation of brandy business. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 9: Flight
Transfer to airport in the morning is ordered.
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 $
- Full board
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
- PCR test
- Single rooms
- Medical insurance
- Visa and visa support