Day 1: Yerevan
In our company there are professionals working at the highest level, always ready to answer all your questions. In the first day of your tour the meeting in the airport is organized. From here the group gets to the center of the city, which is known to be the capital located at the height of 900 to 1300 m. Yerevan is found in the north east of the country, at the Ararat plain. At the same time it is the largest city of Armenia being surrounded by the Caucasus Mountains, created in the 8th century. Night is offered in the hotel, after dinner taken in the local national restaurant with traditional music playing.
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Your sightseeing investigation of the country continues in the capital, Yerevan. It is the city, where we would like to show the most significant sites of interest. And the very first place to be seen, you get to the observation deck of Victory Park. From the deck the way to the Cascade, the museum under the open sky and fresh air is taken. Considering other places, guests have a desire usually to notice the Opera and Ballet Theater and Sergei Parajanov Museum, so that then there is a plan to arrive at Echmiadzin city. This is the city with many religious locations, as the Church of St. Hripsime (7th century) and the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Having seen closer these sites, lunch is offered in the Machanents Creative Center, and you get to see the views of the works of sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. At the same time our invitees are able to visit the museum of the "Megerian Carpet" factory, where there are carpets of 400 years old. In the very evening you walk along the territory of the city, visiting the Northern Avenue and the Republic Square famous for the singing fountains. Hotel is taken for night.
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
Today the tour is organized along the Ararat valley, seen as the basement of the Khor Virap monastery, starting its existence since the 4th century, when there were times of the adoption of Christianity. One of the most amazing views can be taken along the Mount Ararat, with arriving at Areni village, as it is located in the Vayots Dzor region. The region is famous for the winemaking deal, being known even 6000 years ago. There is a cave, where evidences were found in September 2008. Almost the ending location of the day is Noravank monastery. It was created in the 13th century, in the gorge of red rocks. You have lunch and then start the driving to Goris, where walking and then night in the local hotel is prepared.
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Be sure to have lunch and start from Goris, for Zorats Karer (Karahunj). This is the place, identified as the historical location, with ancient megalithic constructions, at the same time the red-brown monoliths of the territory can be viewed by guests as they driving closer there. It is based at the altitude of1770 m. seeing closer history of it, invitees can get to known that it used to be the observatory about 6th millennium BC. There is a special stele, showing the position of the stars about 7.5 thousand years ago. For the following destination we would like to arrive at Tatev, one of the most ancient places of whole Armenia. Here there is a longest cable car, going along the Vorotan gorge, 320 meters deep. After you are offered lunch and take night in Yeghegis.
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
We have prepared many wonderful locations to see as the Selim Pass at the height of 2500m, with the tour to be made then far at the height of 1900m, where the Lake Sevan is based. The lake is identified as the blue gem of the country, being the largest one at such heights. It is also unique, as the freshwater one, along with being the greatest ones. Then you get to see the Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries, so that then lunch is taken in Tsaghkunk. For greater emotions we would like to give the view of the Sevanavank Monastery, created on the peninsula, in 874. By the way, Princess Mariam created it with the view at the fantastic beauty of the lake. More, the route to the resort town of Dilijan is made. In this city everyone is able to have a sight of wild and rich nature, and breathe fresh air. By the way, guests can see the time of the medieval, just walking along the 19th century city. Night is planned in the hotel.
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Our attention is taken by the Lori region today, as we have breakfast and then start the trip. This is the region, where UNESCO World Heritage List sites are found. And these are famous Sanahin and Haghpat monasteries. Our sightseers can get to see these centers as they are foundations of culture and education here. Walking along this territory you are going to view the forests of Debed River, villages and churches. Lunch is served in the Kefoe restaurant. This restaurant is chosen for the reason of ability to cook local recipes. For next the route is aimed at the center of cultural center, Gyumri. It is identified as the second largest city of the country, with five churches, a monastery and an Orthodox chapel as well as fantastic Amenaprkich Church (Church of the Savior). Guests are offered dinner in the Gvug gastro-yard, where hotel is also planned to be ordered.
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
Please have breakfast and then start the trip from the city where you are now and get to the Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. Lunch is taken in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant later, as after it we are driving to Mount Aragats. Little later the famous Saghmosavank Monastery (Psalm Monastery) is visited and it is known to be located in the gorge of the Kasakh River. Being here please pay attention to the monument which was created in 2005, just honor of the 1600th anniversary, when the alphabet was created. As we return to Yerevan, night is prepared in the hotel.
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
In case you have a desire and will to see more picturesque places of Armenia, we would like to take you to the canyon of the Azat River. Along the trip here, the Geghard stony monastery is seen. You can make sure as it is ancient, as was created in the 13th century. This is the day when everyone has a chance to view the city created in 77AD, Garni. This is the village with such amazing views as the Symphony of Stones and a pagan temple, when the last one being made in the Hellenistic style. Lunch is offered with national cuisine, in a local resident's house. As getting closer the capital, guests find out of the further visiting of the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. Night is planned to be in the hotel.
Day 9: Flight
Removal to airfield.
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