Day 1: Yerevan
Become the member of our team in the tour along Armenia. And today guests are going to be met in the airport for being taken to the capital. And there in the center everyone is able to have a trip along it with viewing of Yerevan being the largest city of the country. Today you travel at the altitude of 900 to 1300 m. basically it is found at the northern east of the Ararat plain. By the way, here the city is surrounded by Caucasus Mountains. Also guests can feel history starting in the 8th century here. Dinner is held in the traditional restaurant, with the night to be offered in the hotel.
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Our team has a way along the capital again. And today we can start the route from the viewing position at Victory Park. Then the route is taken right to the Cascade. And here is a greatly known modern art museum. Further the trip is organized to the Echmiadzin city. It is seen as the main religious place for Armenian people all over the world. At the same time one of the famous places is the Church of St. Hripsime here. It takes the history in the 7th century. At the same time we would like to pay your attention to the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Here it is also possible to see the Machanents Creative Center, prepared for lunch. Also tourists are able to see the works of sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. Then the way is made to the "Megerian Carpet" factory. It is the museum, where carpets of 400 years old are saved. Craftsmen can give advices in the process of creation a carpet in the trip here. Then we arrive at the capital and have a walk along the Northern Avenue. It is also famous for getting to the singing fountains of the Republic Square. Night is made in the hotel.
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
Having had the process of checking out, the route is made to the Ararat valley. It is also famous for going to the Khor Virap monastery. We are glad to note that this place is famous for the process of Christianity adoption in the 4th century. Later we travel to Mount Ararat and then to Areni rural location. The latter is known to be located in the Vayots Dzor region. This is the main and almost only one winemaking production. This production is known to emerge here about 6000 years ago. Later this village is known for the evidences of the past times found here in 2008, September. Very often guests are amazed with the 13th century Noravank monastery. It is located at the territory presenting us gorge of red stones. Lunch is taken in Goris, as well as short rest. Then our visiting is made to the surroundings of this village. Night is spent in the hotel.
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Breakfast is ordered in Goris, and then taken to the Zorats Karer or Karahunj. It is identified as the main historical place of the country having megalithic complex. It is located at the height of 1770. At the same time our way is made to the monoliths erected here. About the 6th millennium BC the territory is known to be the laboratory of observations. Also there is a great amount of walls, depicting holes meaning stars on the 7.5 thousand years ago sky. Almost the last site of the day is taken by the route to Tatev, which is the home of the longest cable car. It is stretching along 320m deep Vorotan gorge. Then lunch is taken with the further way to Yeghegis, where night is taken.
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Today we wander at the altitude of 2500m, to the Selim Pass. It shows the way to the alpine pearl of the country, Lake Sevan. For now it is also seen as one of the greatest lakes here in the mountains. But the main peculiarity is seen in the fresh water of the lake. Further the height is taken at 1900m. We also want to pay your attention to Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries. At this location guests have lunch and get famous Chef master class. Princess Mariam is known to have created the Sevanavank Monastery in 874. And this Monastery is located at the peninsula of alpine lakes. Also the way is made to the Dilijan town. This town is rich with nature and pure air. Also we are glad to take the route here, as it is possible to immerse in the ancient times, of the 19th century. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Having the time at breakfast today, you start to the Lori region. This is going to be the way along the ancient monasteries of Sanahin and Haghpat. These are the places claiming to be in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Moreover, these are the places which tend to be the largest ones for culture and education. Also this region is identified as the perfect architectural territory, with then having a trip to the Debed River, its canyons and villages. Tonight lunch is taken in Kefoe restaurant. The drive of next is aimed at the second city Gyumri where there is the local and rather ancient museum, about five churches and an Orthodox chapel. It is better to see the Amenaprkich Church here, also known as Church of the Savior. Dinner is served in the Gvug gastro-yard. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
Going around Gyumri we get to Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. Then the guests have lunch in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant. The following destination is seen to be made to the principal city, passing Mount Aragats and Saghmosavank Monastery. Also we are glad to show deep gorge of the Kasakh River. As the very Psalm Monastery is located there. Having the tour along the country guests are able to have a look at the wall meaning the monument of Armenian alphabet letters. It was created in the 2005, when there was the 1600th anniversary. Night is taken in the hotel of the capital.
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
Get a view of the canyon located at the Azat River. It is known to be the location of Geghard monastery of the 13th century. It is seen in the UNESCO World Heritage Site. At the same time it is the monastery made of rocks. Then all drive to the village Garni. The village is famous for the Symphony of Stones and a pagan temple. Basically it was made in the Hellenistic style, of the village created 77AD. After traditional lunch guest get to see the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum, where real craftsmanship can be seen. Night is offered to be taken in the hotel.
Day 9: Flight
Transfer to airport of our travelers.
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