Armenia tours

Armenia tours. 

Day 1: Yerevan
Hello friends! Today we meet you in Yerevan, in the airport of this city and take to the city tour of the capital of the country. So, Yerevan is the principal city of Armenia, locate in the Caucasus Mountains, at the height of 900-1300m of the Ararat plain. This city is also seen to say us a lot concerning the history of the country starting in 8th century BC. After dinner in the national style night is spent in the hotel. 

Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Get to see the sightseeing of the capital, as today we find the way along the viewing deck of Victory Park leading us to the open museum also known as the Cascade, showing modern art. Then it is required to show the Opera and Ballet Theater, as well as Sergei Parajanov Museum. In the middle of the day we start for the Echmiadzin city. This is a famous religious city, showing us such localities as the 7th century Church of St. Hripsime and the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Also guests should pay attention to Machanents Creative Center, as lunch is taken there. For the next sightseeing we would like guests to see works of the sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. Then our trip is made to the "Megerian Carpet" factory which has carpets of 400 years old. Being here tourists are also able to try to create the carpet with craftsmen. Then we take a way along the Northern Avenue and get to the Republic Square where there are singing fountains. Night is made in the hotel. 

Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
Take a way along the Ararat valley guests are able to take the route to the Khor Virap monastery, known for being the sign of the adoption of Christianity in the 4th century. Then the Mount Ararat is visited for taking the route to Areni village. Mainly it is located in the Vayots Dzor region, the center of winemaking of Armenia. There was seen the process of production for about 6000 years. It is seen as one of the most famous places with evidences found in the cave of Areni village. These proofs were found in the cave in September 2008. In Noravank monastery of the 13th century we are going to show the red rocks of the gorge. Of course, after lunch gyests have a walk along the Goris village. Night is made in the hotel. 

Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Today everyone goes to Zorats Karer (Karahunj), the ancient location bearing the ancient megalithic complex, found at the height of 1770m. Just being in the road, you can notice these monoliths of red color. At the same time the Karahunj is identified as being the location of observations about the 6th millennium BC. There are holes here and they mean the starring sky of 7.5 thousand years ago. Later we get to the pearl of the country and its ancient architecture, Tatev. It is famous for the longest cable car taken along the Vorotan gorge being 320m deep. In Yeghegis night is spent in the hotel.

Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Have the trip along the Selim Pass, as we take the way along 2500m. It is presented by amazing views of the surrounding, leading to Lake Sevan. This is the blue pearl, greatly treasured by the people of the country. Today this lake is known to be one the largest ones located at the heights. It is a fresh water lake. Also it is peculiar for being located at the altitude of 1900m. Then we take a way to Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries, having lunch in Tsaghkunk made by famous Chef. Also we would like to note that Princess Mariam created the Sevanavank Monastery in 874. It is found at the peninsula with an amzing view of the lake located high in the mountains. Take attention to see the Dilijan town. It is the location of pure nature and extremely clean water. Then it is possible to see the history of the 19th century. Night is taken in the hotel.

Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
You can have breakfast today and wander to the Lori region. This region is identified as the location of Sanahin and Haghpat monasteries of the past times. Today these are seen as being in UNESCO World Heritage List. Also these places are seen as main centers of education and culture. Being here it is better to pay attention to Debed River and its canyons where pure nature was saved. It is also the home of one of the oldest villages. The local Kefoe restaurant is offered for lunch. Then we get to Gyumri and visit the local museum of cultural reserve, of all the five churches as well as Orthodox chapel. Then it is better to see the Amenaprkich Church (Church of the Savior). After dinner in Gvug gastro-yard night is spent in the hotel. 

Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
Have a trip to Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan being in Gyumri. Then lunch is served in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant for the further investigation to be taken to Yerevan. The way is made along Mount Aragats and the passing by of the Saghmosavank Monastery famous for being Psalm Monastery. The latter one is located in the gorge of the Kasakh River. Here everyone is able to see the monument erected in the honor of the 1600th anniversary of the founding of the alphabet in 2005. Night is planned in the hotel of the capital.

Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
Spend the last day of the tour ere in the way to canyon of the Azat River. It is well recongnized with the monastery erected in the 13th century and known for being Geghard, in a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Today this is the unique and rather exclusive monastery as carved in rocks. Then we drive to the Garni village in order of visiting the Hellenistic styled pagan temple and the Symphony of Stones. Basically this village is created 77AD. After lunch in the locals stay, guests take a way to Yerevan where the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum are located. Night is spent in the hotel of Armenia today.

Day 9: Flight
Transfer to airport from the hotel. 

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