Day 1: Yerevan
For us it is a great honor to meet you in the local airport and take to the center of the city being the cultural center of the country as well. So, you are in Armenia and the very first city where you travel is Yerevan. Yerevan is the city located at the heights of 900 to 1300 m, in the north east of the Ararat plain, being surrounded by the Caucasus Mountains. Up to date since the ancient times it used to be the scientific center of the country as well. It is known to be created in the 8th century BC and still serves to be the largest one here. Dinner then is offered in the restaurant and night is served in the hotel.
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
We are going to start the day still in the capital, but now we are going to go deeply in history and archicteture. It means guests start their sightseeing tour with the observation deck of Victory Park. It is made due to the idea of it giving then the way to the Cascade. And this one is a famous museum under the open air, being one of the most visited one. Here we are going to visit such locations as the Opera and Ballet Theater and Sergei Parajanov Museum, for then starting the route to the Echmiadzin city. It is an extremely honored and respected city as has many religious sites like the Church of St. Hripsime (7th century) and the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin. Then guests have a stop at the Machanents Creative Center as lunch and rest offered there. We would like the invitees to feel the culture of the country and for this we are glad to offer the visiting of the site where works of the famous sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David are shown. Be the visitor of the "Megerian Carpet" factory and view the carpets claiming to be of the 400 years old. Be the one to try to create your own carpet here and then arrive back to the capital for a walk along the Northern Avenue and singing fountains in the Republic Square, with the night being taken in the hotel.
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
As the route of the day is made to the Ararat valley we are going to view the Khor Virap monastery. It is known to emerge in the 4th century, right in the times of the adoption of Christianity in the country. Later the trip is made along the Mount Ararat for the Areni village, located in the Vayots Dzor region. The region is famous for being the center of winemaking. Such an activity is known to be here for about 6000 years old. The proofs to it were surely found in the cave about September 2008. Later the route is made to the Noravank monastery, created in the 13th century. It is based at the gorge of red rocks. Later you have lunch and drive for Goris, where the walking trip and night after it in the hotel is offered.
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Having had delicious breakfast in Goris, the route to Zorats Karer (Karahunj) is organized. It is seen as one of the most striking localities of the country being architecturally significant as well as historically as here there are ancient megalithic structures and red-brown monoliths located. All is based at the height of 1770m and tend to have the idea of the observatory here about the 6th millennium BC. Pay attention to the wall with the holes showing the position of stars on the sky about 7.5 thousand years ago. In Tatev we are going to pass the longest cable car placed at the Vorotan gorge, 320 meters deep. As lunch is offered later, we are driving to Yeghegis then where night is planned.
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
We are going to be the guests of the Selim Pass today as it is made at the heights of 2500m, showing the beauty of great sites. Having enjoyed the beauty of these places we are going to start at the heights of 1900m, of the Lake Sevan. This lake is known to be the gem of the country, being the largest one as well as fresh water one. So than Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries are visited and we get to the Tsaghkunk for lunch. The following destination of Sevanavank Monastery is seen to be created in 874, created by the Princess Mariam. It is also known to be based at the peninsula, surrounded by the mountains. Views here are fantastic and we assure for the stunning beauty to be felt by you. At the same time it is possible to have a walk along the resort town of Dilijan and immerse in the times of the 19th century. Hotel later is taken for the night.
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
Our invitees have breakfast and then get to the Lori region of Armenia. It is going to be the tour touching the Sanahin and Haghpat monasteries, being the UNESCO World Heritage List. Being at these territories you are able to perceive that they are still the largest ones in the idea of educational and scientific centers of the country. Then the surrounding of the region is presented with the forests, rocky canyons of the Debed River as well as the small villages. The route than is aimed at the Kefoe restaurant, where lunch is taken. After it we arrive for the Gyumri, the second largest city of the country, where five churches, a monastery and an Orthodox chapel is placed. And the very famous one is the Amenaprkich Church (Church of the Savior). Then dinner is taken in the Gvug gastro-yard, hotel is offered for the night.
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
The road to Gyumri territory is made after breakfast and we are going to visit the Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan and then have lunch in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant. After it the tour to Yerevan back is organized and it is going to be the fantastic destination as we are going to pass the Mount Aragats and Saghmosavank Monastery (Psalm Monastery). The monastery is known to be based at the gorge of the Kasakh River. The monument we are going to see then is created in honor of the 1600th anniversary of the alphabet establishment placed in 2005. Hotel is offered later for the night.
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
The other scenic canyon of the Azat River is visited by us today and we are going to view the Geghard monastery made of stone in the 13th century. It is known to be the UNESCO World Heritage Site, giving then the routes to the Garni village. The village was created in 77AD, with such good locations as the Symphony of Stones and a pagan temple of the Hellenistic style. Then you have lunch in the local resident's house and make the way to the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. After all of these locations of Armenia we are going to order the hotel for the night.
Day 9: Flight
Transference to airport.
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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