Day 1: Yerevan
Today is the start of our tour in Armenia and we are glad to offer the opportunity to arrive in the airport of Yerevan. For the important part of the trip people coming here have a check there and then start an investigation trip along the capital of the country. It is seen as one of the most amazing and picturesque locations, being the center of culture and science. Today our guests are welcomed to wander about Yerevan, at the altitude of 900 to 1300 m above sea level. This is the city located at the Ararat plain, being in the center of the Caucasus Mountains. At the same time the way is made along the historical territory, starting existence in 8th BC. Dinner is served in the restaurant, where there is music playing. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Dear guests, we are glad to offer the sightseeing trip along Yerevan. And today we are glad to show the opportunity to get to the viewing deck in Victory Park, with then going to the museum of open-air condition, the famous Cascade. Later guests are going to visit the Opera and Ballet Theater and then Sergei Parajanov Museum. This day is also oriented on seeing the religious city Echmiadzin. Today it is the most-visited location for the native people of the country. Here we are going to visit the Church of St. Hripsime, created in the 7th century, as well as the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin is visited. It is also the location of Machanents Creative Center, where we can have a view of long-aged carpets, as well as have an acquaintance with sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. The museum of the "Megerian Carpet" factory, guests can have a view of carpets of 400 years old. There is also the opportunity to create the carpet under the control of craftsmen. In the end of the day we have a stroll along the Northern Avenue and the singing fountains located at the Republic Square. Night is spent in the hotel.
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
Ararat valley is the location where we have a route today and now we are going to visit the Khor Virap monastery. It is a famous chapel, bearing the meaning of adoption of Christianity in the country. This adoption happened in the 4th century. Going further we are going to see the Mount Ararat and then the Areni village. For the present times, the local people find this place as one of the ancient ones with the evidences found in the cave. This event happened in 2008, in September. Later we are glad to show the 13th century Noravank monastery, surrounded by red gorge. In Goris lunch and rest is taken, with the further tour along the territory. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
The next point of the trip is seen in the way to Zorats Karer, also identified as Karahunj. It is also seen as the historical location, where the ancient megalithic architecture is found. It is located at the height of 1770m, being located at the territory of enormous red-brown columns. The Karahunj territory is said to bear the meaning of ancient viewpoint station, created about the 6th millennium BC. On the wall created here, there are holes describing the sky of stars of the ancient times. And they show as position of stars 7.5 thousand years ago. Later the treasure of the country, Tatev, is visited by us. It is the position of the longest cable car, located at Vorotan gorge, 320 meters deep. Then the route is made to Yeghegis, where night is spent in the hotel.
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Have your own investigation of the Selim Pass having the way at the height of 2500m. From here it is possible to witness amazing views. Then the guests take a route to the pearl of the country, Lake Sevan. It is located high in the mountains, being of fresh water at the altitude of 1900 m. Well along the route is gone to the Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries. At this territory there will be given lunch of a famous Chef in Tsaghkunk. Further we are going to see the Sevanavank Monastery created in 874. It was built by Princess Mariam. This is a beautiful area of blue lake. It is located high in the mountains. Then the trip is laid to the Dilijan town, where we cover the forest and feel clean nature. Here we are able to immerse in the 19th century. Night is spent in the hotel.
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Early in the morning we have breakfast and delicious coffee before getting to the Lori region. Today guests are able to see ancient monasteries of Sanahin and Haghpat. These are the places of UNESCO World Heritage List. Today local people present Sanahin and Haghpat as the largest ones concerning to be the center of education and culture. At the same time it is the location of pure nature and amazing views of canyons. Lunch is taken in Kefoe restaurant of local recipes. Further the way is made to the museum in Gyumri. And here we are able to make a witness of history and architect, with then seeing five houses of worship, a religious foundation and an Orthodox. One of the most important sites to see the Church of the Savior, or Amenaprkich Church. Dinner is served in the Gvug gastro-yard. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
Having walked along Gyumri, we take a way to Sev Berd. It is also the famous for the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. Before the better trip, we have lunch in Cherkezi Dzor restaurant and then tour along Mount Aragats to the Saghmosavank Monastery (Psalm Monastery). The height of this location is one the level with the gorge of the Kasakh River. It is also great to show the memorial of the Armenian alphabet. In honor of the 1600th anniversary of the alphabet foundation the monument was created in 2005. Night is spent in the hotel of Yerevan.
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
Have a trip to the canyon of the Azat River. It is famous for extremely breath-taking views of Armenia. Today the trip is organized to the Geghard, famous for the 13t century monastery, enlisted into a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is identified as the building of rather unique meaning, as created of rock carving. Then the route is aimed at Garni village, famous for the Symphony of Stones and heathen temple. The latter one was created in the style of Hellenistic. At the same we would like to note that Garni was created in 77AD. Lunch is offered in the local resident's house. As we return to Yerevan, we visit the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. Today it is possible to have an interest with craftsmanship and brandy business. Night is offered in the hotel here.
Day 9: Flight
Transfer to airport is planned today.
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 $
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