Tour in Armenia
Incredible memories in Armenia!
Arrival in Yerevan. Встреча Transfer to the hotel and check-in. Overnight at the hoel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Meeting with the guide and the beginning of the excurssion in Yerevan – one of the most ancient cities around the world which is now almost 3000 years old. The excurssion includes visiting the Republic Square, Statue of “Mother Armenia” in the Victory Park, Opera nad Ballet National theater, Swan lake, Cacade complex and the Gafeschian museum. A visit to the brandy factory with a degustation. A transfer to the Megeryan Carpet with an excurssion. Comeback to the hotel, Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Meeting the guide. Visiting Sergei Paradjanov Museum. Transfer to Garni. The temple was built in the 1st century and is dedicated to the god of Sun-Mihr. It consists out of 24 columns which represent the 24 hours of the day. Then the tourists will have the opportunity to go down the Garni gorge to enjoy the views on the “Symphony of stones”. *Optional dinner at a restaurant in Garni and lavash bakery. (master-class).
Afterwards a visit to the monastery of Geghard which was built in the beginning of the 4th century and which is now a UNESCO world heritage site. Comeback to the hotel. Free time. Night in the hotel.
Breakfast in the hotel. Meeting with a guide in the hotel lobby. The beginning of the journey to Khor Virap. Khor Virap is the most famous pilgrimage site in Armenia, since this place is directly connected with the adoption of Christianity as the state religion in Armenia, in the 301st year. St. Gregory the Illuminator, the patron saint of Armenians, converted King Trdat 3rd to Christianity here, but was previously imprisoned in an underground dungeon over which the church of the monastery of Khor Virap was built in the 17th century. Next, transfer to the Areni winery, where an excursion with a wine tasting will take place. Further, overcoming a narrow and winding path surrounded by rocks, with hundreds of caves, moving to Noravank, where everyone will find here the harmony of architecture with an unforgettable and amazing nature. Next transfer to Jermuk. The city is famous for its mineral waters. Jermuk is a balneological and climatic alpine resort. In Soviet times, the city was a popular holiday destination, known for the warm spring. Check-in at the Hotel. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. A brief overview of Jermuk. Transfer to the waterfall. Further departure to the Tatevsky monastery. Complex 9-13 centuries. A place where the fabulous nature of Armenia and the genius of medieval Armenian architecture merged together. You can get to the monastery "on the wings of Tatev" - the longest (5700 m.) And modern cableway (listed in the Guinness Book of Records). "Flying" over a deep gorge, from a height of 320 m. Departure to Goris. A brief overview of the city. Free time. Check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel Goris.