Day 1: Yerevan
Our main goal is to make the travellers happy with the tour, so that today they are met by the members of our company and taken to the capital of Armenia. Yerevan - is one of the largest and cultural cities of the country at the altitude of 900 to 1300 m. It can be found in the Ararat plain, in the north-east of it. At the same time it is peculiar for being surrounded by the Caucasus Mountains. Today there is going to be the sightseeing tour along this city. The capital is identified to have great and rich history, starting existence in the 8th century BC. Dinner is served in the local restaurant, with the opportunity to listen to traditional music. Night is offered in the hotel.
Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Yerevan
Today we are going to show the views of the capital one more time but with visiting of observation site of Victory Park first. As then there is a view of the Cascade. It is rather peculiar location, determined to be the museum under the open sky. Then guests have a chance to visit the Opera and Ballet Theater and Sergei Parajanov Museum. And only after that such a city as Echmiadzin is going to be reached. It is identified as the most important religious location, due to the Church of St. Hripsime (7th century) and the Mother See Cathedral of St. Echmiadzin located there. Of course, lunch and rest is needed, and for that we have a stop at Machanents Creative Center. Along this territory guests have a visit of sites with works of sculptor Kochar - Sasuntsi David. Then the trip is made to the "Megerian Carpet" factory, where there are carpets even of 400 years old. For the night to be taken in the hotel, invitees return to the capital and walk along its territory, seeing the Northern Avenue and the singing fountains of the Republic Square.
Day 3: Yerevan - Goris
The passing of the Ararat valley is made for the Khor Virap monastery to be visited. It is seen as an important location, from seeing the time of the creation being connected with the adoption of Christianity. It happened in the 4th century. So that it is going to be the view from the Mount Ararat and the further way to Areni village. This village is famous for being the part of the Vayots Dzor region. This region basically is known for winemaking. And this deal can be proved with the proofs found in the cave in September 2008. Of course the Noravank monastery of the 13th century should be seen by us today. It is famous for incredible beauty of the territory. Having lunch our way is made to Goris village and here we have an evening walk and then the night in the hotel.
Day 4: Goris - Yeghegis
Village Goris is rather small and having investigated it the trip is made to the Zorats Karer (Karahunj). The meaning of the location is rather historical, and also significant. At the same time it is located at the height of 1770m, being covered with big ancient megalithic structures. By the way, just getting closer to it, we can view these red-brown monoliths from the distance. Then the tour is offered to the surroundings of the location, being created with the observatory about the 6th millennium BC. Here there can be noticed holes on the wall, showing the stars on the sky of 7.5 thousand years ago. Today the view of Tatev is also taken and it is seen to be the pure pearl of the whole country. It is significant for having the worldwide longest cable car, going along the 320m deep Vorotan gorge. Getting to Yeghegis all have night here.
Day 5: Yeghegis - Sevan lake - Dilijan
Happy to take the guests to the height of 2500m, as this is the picturesque Selim Pass, leading to the freshwater Lake Sevan. Basically the lake can be found at the altitude of 1900m. Later on, such monasteries as Ayrivank and Noradus Monasteries are seen after tasting of wine and cognac. Lunch is served in Tsaghkunk, with the following view of the Sevanavank Monastery. Princess Mariam created it in 874. It was created on the cape, with the surrounding being of pure beauty. Shortly, the town Dilijan is visited as seen from the point of view of good forest and fresh air. Being here guests can immerse in the surroundings of the town created in the 19th century. Hotel is then offered for night.
Day 6: Dilijan - Gyumri
As we have an idea to show the most peculiar locations today, the way is taken to the Lori region. This region is famous in Armenia for two significant monasteries, Sanahin and Haghpat, being located there along with being the UNESCO World Heritage List. These are seen as the greatest points, of ancient life in the sphere of culture and science. Along the way to Debed River we can enjoy the views of thick forests, amazing sceneries and stone canyons, as well as villages there. After that lunch is offered in the Kefoe restaurant, with the future way to be made to the center of culture - Gyumri. Also it is famous for the location of five churches, a monastery and an Orthodox chapel, with one being the Amenaprkich Church (Church of the Savior). After lunch in the Gvug gastro-yard, night is taken in the hotel.
Day 7: Gyumri - Yerevan
For now the tour is made to the other location of Armenia, Sev Berd, the Museum of Crafts and Frunzik Mkrtchyan. For little rest lunch is offered in the Cherkezi Dzor restaurant. In the way to the capital back, the guests have a view of the Mount Aragats, the Saghmosavank Monastery also identified as Psalm Monastery located in the Kasakh River gorge. Along the way we can have a sight of the famous monument created in 2005 in honor of the 1600th anniversary of the alphabet creation. Night is planned in the hotel.
Day 8: Yerevan - Garni - Yerevan
Viewing fantastic lands of the canyons, we get to see the Azat River. The route is made along the Geghard monastery being created in the 13th century. The site is taken to be the UNESCO World Heritage Site presented with rocks and rocky complexes. Then we travel to the Garni village, created in 77 AD, and get to see the Symphony of Stones and a pagan temple of the Hellenistic style there. Lunch is served in the local resident's house. Reaching for the city Yerevan, we have a visit of the Yerevan Brandy Factory and ARARAT Museum. In the hotel you have night.
Day 9: Flight
Transfer 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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