Seven Days, Numerous Discoveries

The Cascade Complex, Cascade
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Matenadaran Museum, Matenadaran, Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts
Matenadaran Museum, Matenadaran, Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts
Megerian Carpet Factory, Megerian Carpet, Armenian Carpet
Megerian Carpet Factory, Megerian Carpet, Armenian Carpet
Megerian Carpet Factory, Megerian Carpet, Armenian Carpet
Tsitsernakaberd Genocide Memorial, Tsitsernakaberd, The Armenian Genocide memorial complex
The Cascade Complex, Cascade
Amberd Fortress
Amberd Fortress, Vahramashen Church
Aragats Mountain
Aragats Mountain
Aragats Mountain
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Sevan Lake, Gegharkunik Region
Hayravank Monastery, Hayravank, Sevan Lake, Sevan Island, Gegharkunik Region
Sevan Lake, Gegharkunik Region, Sevan Island
Geghard Monastery
Geghard Monastery
Garni Gorge, Symphony of Stones
Garni Gorge, Garni Village
Garni Temple, Garni Pagan Temple
Khor Virap Monastery, Khor Virap
Khor Virap Monastery, Khor Virap
Khor Virap Monastery, Khor Virap
Areni Village, Areni Wineyards
Areni Village, Areni Wine, Armenian Wine
Areni Village, Areni Wine, Armenian Wine
Areni Village, Areni Wineyards
Noravank Monastery, Noravank
Noravank Monastery, Noravank
Noravank Monastery, Noravank
The Cascade Complex, Cascade
Zvartnots Cathedral, Zvartnots
Zvartnots Cathedral, Zvartnots
Zvartnots Cathedral, Zvartnots
Echmiadzin, Echmiadzin Cathedral
Echmiadzin, Echmiadzin Cathedral
Echmiadzin, Echmiadzin Cathedral
Rural Life, Armenian Lavash
Yerevan railway station, Sasuntsi Davit, Sasuntsi Davit Train Station
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Vernisaj, Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Highlights

We are happy to welcome you on the holy land of Armenia!
Armenia is a country of breathtaking landscapes, ancient monasteries, and medieval architecture. Here you will experience the warmth and hospitality of one of the oldest civilizations in the world. Let yourself be seduced by the diversity of delicious specialties. The authentic encounters and exchanges with the locals bring you closer to the culture and traditions of this fascinating country. Welcome to the country of endless discoveries and adventures! Group, individual or business trips − we guarantee high quality services!

Feel the difference!

Itinerary
The Cascade Complex, Cascade
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia

Arrival at Zvartnots International Airport. Meet and greet and then transfer to your hotel, afterwords some leisure time at your disposal.

Matenadaran Museum, Matenadaran, Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts
Matenadaran Museum, Matenadaran, Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts
Megerian Carpet Factory, Megerian Carpet, Armenian Carpet
Megerian Carpet Factory, Megerian Carpet, Armenian Carpet
Megerian Carpet Factory, Megerian Carpet, Armenian Carpet
Tsitsernakaberd Genocide Memorial, Tsitsernakaberd, The Armenian Genocide memorial complex
The Cascade Complex, Cascade

Meet the beginning of your interesting day in one of oldest cities in the world. The guide will be waiting for you to start the day full of discoveries. We will take a city tour in the capital, where we will uncover the main landmarks of the colorful city. Next, we will visit the scientific and research center of the Matenadaran, where numerous ancient manuscripts and books are preserved and demonstrated. The huge complex is located on the hillside area of Mashtots Avenue, where splendid panorama of the city will attract you. Right after we finish our observation mission in the Matenadaran, we will head to Megerian carpet factory, where numerous rugs exhibited in the museum of the factory represent long history of Armenian rug-making art. Here, we will have traditional lunch, with delicious variety of Armenian ancient cuisine. After a lovely lunch break, we will continue to Armenian Genocide Memorial and museum. In the evening you will be invited for an evening stroll through the city.

Amberd Fortress
Amberd Fortress, Vahramashen Church
Aragats Mountain
Aragats Mountain
Aragats Mountain

Wake up and prepare for a day full of adventures. First, we will cover the XI century Fortress of Amberd, with picturesque valleys on the background which is located on the slopes of the highest mountain of Armenia, Aragats. We will pass to Vahramashen church, situated next to the fortress, where we will have a short lunch break on a lovely picnic spot. Now it is time to hike the southern peak (3888 m above sea level) of the highest top in Armenia − Aragats (4090 m above sea level). On our way to the southern peak of the mount, we will unfold the beauty of Lake Qari with its cool and fresh water. As we reach the peak, you will be astonished by the fascinating view of the sky that will seem to be closer and of the mesmerizing view of the Mount Ararat. Depending on your wishes, we can also hike up to the East Summit (3650 m above sea level). In the evening, we will drive back to our hotel in Yerevan.

Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Sevan Lake, Gegharkunik Region
Hayravank Monastery, Hayravank, Sevan Lake, Sevan Island, Gegharkunik Region
Sevan Lake, Gegharkunik Region, Sevan Island
Geghard Monastery
Geghard Monastery
Garni Gorge, Symphony of Stones
Garni Gorge, Garni Village
Garni Temple, Garni Pagan Temple

At the beginning of the day we will drive to the largest lake in Armenia − Sevan. Then, the tour will continue to Sevan peninsula, where you will be awarded black-colored ancient Monastery Sevanavank and breathtaking views over the top of the peninsula. Later, we will proceed to monastery of Geghard (UNESCO World Heritage Site). The part of the monastery was cut out of the rock, which grants the visitors marvelous picture of Azat Valley. The trip will continue onwards to Garni, where we will reveal nature-made Basalt organs. Later, we will hike up to the Pagan Temple of Garni and admire the magnificent natural scenery from the top. At the end of the day you will have a drive back to your hotel.

Khor Virap Monastery, Khor Virap
Khor Virap Monastery, Khor Virap
Khor Virap Monastery, Khor Virap
Areni Village, Areni Wineyards
Areni Village, Areni Wine, Armenian Wine
Areni Village, Areni Wine, Armenian Wine
Areni Village, Areni Wineyards
Noravank Monastery, Noravank
Noravank Monastery, Noravank
Noravank Monastery, Noravank

Today, we will head to the southern part of the country. The first stop will be at Khor Virap Monastery, standing high in the plain valley of Ararat. We will be gifted a flawless view of the Mount Ararat on a clear day. Next, we will drive to the wine-making center of the country − Areni. Here, we will have a traditional Armenian lunch and taste some delicious local wine. Afterwards, we will drive to Amaghu Gorge, which is always twined with Grand Canyon, where one of the most beautiful monasteries called Noravank is situated. This is a perfect location for taking photos and admiring the red cliffs. Later, we will return to Yerevan and enjoy our leisure time. 

The Cascade Complex, Cascade
Zvartnots Cathedral, Zvartnots
Zvartnots Cathedral, Zvartnots
Zvartnots Cathedral, Zvartnots
Echmiadzin, Echmiadzin Cathedral
Echmiadzin, Echmiadzin Cathedral
Echmiadzin, Echmiadzin Cathedral
Rural Life, Armenian Lavash

After breakfast, we will depart to the Armavir Province, where we will discover the main points of interest of this region. First, we will have a stop at the ruins of Zvartnots Cathedral, which once used to be a circle-shaped architectural masterpiece. Later, we will visit the spiritual city of Armenia − Etchmiadzin. We will take a tour inside the religious complex of the city, where the oldest church of the country is situated. Afterwards, we will proceed to Aknashen Village, where hospitable people will be waiting for us to have traditional lunch consisting of unique Armenian dishes, we will also have an opportunity to take part in the process of baking Armenian bread − "lavash".

Yerevan railway station, Sasuntsi Davit, Sasuntsi Davit Train Station
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Vernisaj, Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia

Today you will have plenty of time for your own discoveries and experiences. We will be happy to assist you with our recommendations.

Yerevan, Capital of Armenia
Yerevan, Capital of Armenia

Transfer to the airport. See you soon Armenia!

Price per person
Meals 1 - 2 3 - 4 5 - 6 7 - 8 9 - 10 11 - 12
Double Room with Breakfast 1050 680 560 500 460 440
with Half Board 1140 770 650 590 550 530
with Full Board 1220 850 730 670 630 610

* Single Room Surcharge - 180 EUR

** Prices can be different depending the season

*** All prices are in EUR

What’s included
Transport

Hotel pick-up / drop-off

Airport transfer

Comfortable transportation according to the program in air-conditioned vehicles

Supervision

Local English-speaking guide

High Mountain Expert Guide (1 day)

Accommodation

Free WIFI

Meals and Drinks

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking water

Wine tasting

"Lavash" baking master class (1 day)

Entrance

All entrance fees

Other

Travel documentation

Map

What’s excluded
Excluded

International flight

Medical insurance

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Zvartnots International Airport - Yerevan - Amberd Fortress - Mount Aragats - Sevanavank - Geghard - Garni Gorge - Garni - Khor Virap Monastery - Areni - Noravank - Zvartnots - Echmiadzin - Aknashen - Zvartnots International Airport

From 440 EUR

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Free Cancelation

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Tour Details
Group Type
Single, Group, Family
Duration
8 days / 7 nights
Group Size
1 - 12
Guiding Method
Live Guide / Instructor
Guide Language
English / French / German / Russian

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