Visit the Land where Noah planted the first vine, feel the blessing of Biblical Mount Ararat and explore the rich culture of the First Christian Country.
- Comfortable Transport (driver’s discounted meals are included)
- Accommodation in Yerevan (if selected)
- Armenian bread baking ceremony, unlimited traditional sandwiches (fresh bread, homemade cheese, greens)
- Entrance Fee to Garni temple
- A bottle of Water per day
- Lunch (10 € per person per day) Appetizers/ Main Dish/ Dessert/ Still or Sparkling water/ tea or coffee
- Dinner (12 € per person) Appetizers/Soup/ Main Dish/ Dessert/ Still or Sparkling water/ tea or coffee/ one glass of wine
- Airport transfers 7 € per person per transfer
Inclusions: Comfortable Transport, Armenian bread baking, Accommodation (if selected), A Bottle of Water per day, Entrance Fee to Garni temple
Additional info: Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Voucher: Paper Voucher is required. please present a printed copy of this voucher on the day of your activity. You may be refused entry if you do not present a printed copy of your voucher.
Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the booked departure, your paid amount will be refunded without any cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3-6 days in advance, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the tour, there is 100 percent cancellation fee.
Departure Point: Your centrally located hotel in Yerevan or the Republic square
Tour starts: The tour starts at 10:00 a.m. from the Republic Square.
Number of minimum participants-2 Are you a single traveler?
Day 1: Arrival
Yerevan Erebuni Archeological sight-city tour- History Museum of Yerevan-lunch in a traditional restaurant-Yerevan
Welcome to Yerevan. This is the right day to explore one of the oldest cities in the world which is, at the same time, a very young one as a capital. You will get acquainted with 3000 years old archeological sight and the modern city center. How many cities do you know which are designed by one architect? Yerevan is one of those rare examples. From 3000 years old cuneiform inscriptions to the park of modern art masterpieces brought from different parts of the world. You can see three works of Fernando Botero in the park of Cascade. And, what about a delicious traditional lunch?
Yerevan-Khor Virap-Echmiatsin-Lunch -Genocide Museum and Memorial-Vernissage-Yerevan
Following the traces of Saint Gregory the Illuminator, we will visit the Holiest places for the Armenians as the First Christian Nation. It was in Khor Virap, where Gregory was condemned to die, but remained alive by miracle and 13 years later founded the
Cathedral of the First Christian state. After lunch in a unique restaurant situated in the folk center for children’s art, continue the way towards Yerevan. In the Folk center you can participate in different master classes of local cuisine and crafts (optional).
In Yerevan you will pay a visit to the Armenian Genocide Memorial and Museum.
In Vernissage craftsmanship open air market you can get nice souvenirs for you and your friends.
Yerevan – Noravank –Areni- Lunch – Tatev – Khndzoresk- Hermon
Ready for a long trip full of unforgettable impressions? This trip towards the South of
Armenia is just for you!
You will pass the nearest point in Armenia to the Biblical Mount Ararat. Continuing your way towards the South, you will see the cave where the oldest shoe in the world was
found. Take the Longest and the Highest Aerial Tram (closed on Monday)in the World to get one of the most beautiful and the most important Monastic Complexes in Armenia. Taking the aerial tram called the Wings of Tatev, you will “fly” above the gorge of Vorotan river by the longest and the highest aerial tram in the World recorded in Guinness. You will see the Nature of the amazing mountainous region of Syunik from the birds eye view. You will have the chance of visiting the cave city of Armenia-Khndzoresk and, cross the 160 m long swinging bridge, hand over 63m deep gorge.
Hermon-Selim -Sevan- Sevanavank-Yerevan
After breakfast in the resort drive to the East. You will see the Medieval Armenian Caravanserai on 2410 msl . Continue your way towards Sevan. You can have a boat trip (if it is not an extremely windy day) in the largest lake of Caucasus. During the trip you will be accompanied with breathtaking Nature.
Yerevan-Armenian Alphabet Park-Amberd-Folk Theatre-Traditional lunch-Yerevan
This is going to be one of the most interesting and exciting days of the trip. The highlight of the day is the center for the folk art, where, after traditional lunch in the village of Byurakan, a special interactive show will be performed to you. You will get acquainted with rites and traditions preserved for millenniums. It is going to be extremely nice and amusing.
A trip to the second largest city of Armenia-Gyumri. Here you will see an authentic city of XIX century architecture. In the museum of urban life and architecture, you will get acquainted with every day life and the traditions of the city. Thanks to the model of the city you can imagine how Gyumri looked like before the terrible earthquake of 1988. Have a walking tour in the Old Gyumri, where you will feel the soul of the city. After lunch visit the Medieval Monastery and Seminary of Harichavank and drive back to Yerevan.
Garni Temple-Jeeping to Garni gorge-Geghard-lunch-Yerevan
During this trip you’ll visit two of the must-see sights of Armenia: the cave monastery Geghard(UNESCO) and the pagan temple of Garni. Geghard monastery is one of the masterpieces of the medieval Armenian architecture. Garni temple is the only pagan temple of Greco-Roman style in the territory of all the post-soviet countries. Jeeping through the canyon of Azat river, enjoy the beauty of Natural columns of basalt, that look like the musical instrument called Organ.
Transfer to the airport.