Armenia tours

Armenia tours. 

Day 1: Yerevan
Here comes the opportunity to be the guest of an amazing country under the name of Armenia. And our company meets the guests in the airport and then starts the city tour along the capital. Capital of the country is seen in Yerevan, at the altitude of 900 to 1300 m. Also it is peculiar for being based in the center of Ararat plain, of the Caucasus Mountains. It is seen as a cultural center, and one of the largest cities of the country. The capital is known to be created about the 8th century BC. Night is offered in the hotel, dinner is served in the restaurant where the traditional music always plays.

Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
As we still in the capital, the company offers the tour along the sights of it, with first visiting the observation deck of Victory Park as then the way is made right to the Cascade, identified as the museum under the open air. There are various historical buildings, and today guests have a view of the Opera and Ballet Theater and Sergei Parajanov Museum. Then the way is offered to be made to the Echmiadzin city. The city is identified as an important location of the country, with such interesting sites as the Church of St. Hripsime (7th century) and the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Then we return back to Yerevan and have lunch in Machanents Creative Center and view the works of famous sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. Almost in the end of the day, guests arrive for the "Megerian Carpet" factory, with carpets of 400 years old. And then evening is full of walking experience, along the Northern Avenue and singing fountains in the Republic Square. Hotel is offered for the night. 

Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
All have breakfast and then get to the Ararat valley. And from this valley we are going to view the fantastic Khor Virap monastery. This is the place which is connected with the period of adoption of Christianity in the 4th century. Then the route is organized to the Areni village of the Vayots Dzor region, recognized as winemaking one of Armenia. The winemaking idea was taken about 6000 years ago. It can be proved by the things found in the cave in September 2008. Then the way is offered to be made to Noravank monastery, being created in the 13th century. We have lunch and then get to Goris, for night and rest to be taken in the hotel then. 

Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
You are the guest of our country and we are glad to offer the opportunity to show the locality at the height of 1770 m. This is a famous Zorats Karer (Karahunj). At the territory there are megalithic structures, seen as the red-brown monoliths. At the same time, Karahunj is known to be the observatory in the ancient times about the 6th millennium BC. There are special walls, giving the view of stars on the ancient sky, 7.5 thousand years ago. After that the way to Tatev is organized and we are going to view the ancient architecture, as well as the longest cable car, being made along the Vorotan gorge of 320m deep. Lunch later is served, with then being taken to Yeghegis for night. 

Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Today it is the tour to the Selim Pass, known to be located at the height of 2500 m. This is the territory which gives the fantastic views of the surrounding. Then the way to Lake Sevan, the blue gem of the country. It is known to be unique as the highest one being freshwater. The height of the lake seems to be about 1900m. Then such locations as Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries are visited, and you have lunch in Tsaghkunk. Pay attention to Sevanavank Monastery, which is recognized being surrounded by the mountains. It was created in 874 by Princess Mariam. Going on, you are going to view the resort town of Dilijan, where people immerse in the history of the 19th century. Night is taken in the hotel. 

Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
It is the start of fantastic day as the way is going to be made to the Lori region. The region is the home of the Sanahin and Haghpat. These are the ancient monasteries, recognized to be based in the UNESCO World Heritage List. These are also the sites, being the largest ones in the idea of the education and science. So, going on, you are able to view the beauties of thick forests, rocky canyons of the Debed River. Lunch is prepared in the  Kefoe restaurant. At last the route is made to Gyumri. It is the second largest city of Armenia, being the historical locality. Being here means to visit the five churches, Orthodox chapel and of course the Amenaprkich Church (Church of the Savior). After these sites we have dinner in the Gvug gastro-yard, as later night is offered in the hotel.

Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
Our idea is to go from Gyumri and visit the Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. Then guests are offered to visit Cherkezi Dzor restaurant, where lunch is served. As later we return to the capital, tourists view the Mount Aragats. The following important location is known as the Saghmosavank Monastery (Psalm Monastery), which is created on the edge of gorge of the Kasakh River. Here there is the monument, which was erected in honor of the 1600th anniversary of alphabet establishment in 2005. After this place, we have night in Yerevan.

Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
Today you are going to view the most charming place, the canyon of the Azat River. Then there goes the view of the monastery, being created in the 13th century identified as Geghard monastery. The religious foundation is included into the UNESCO World Heritage Site. After the monastery we would like to show the land of Garni village, created in 77 AD. Here there are the Symphony of Stones and a pagan temple constructed in the Hellenistic style. Our team served lunch in a local resident's house and then organizes the route to the capital and visiting of Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. At last night is taken in the hotel. 

Day 9: Flight
Transfer to landing field. 

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