Save your trip for this amazing 8-day discovery around the most impressive places of Armenia. The trip will include tours Garni, Geghard, Sevan and Yenokavan. We will visit historical monasteries and sites that are considered to be UNESCO World Heritage sites. From Sevan, we will move to Yenokavan. For all adventure lovers we will visit Yell Extreme Park and take Zipline there. Amazing discoveries and great feelings will definitely follow you during the whole trip!
Travel to Armenia for 4 days! Start - 30 Apr 2018 End - 03 May 2018
- Activity level:
- Level 3
- Airport transfer:
- Hotel type:
- No meals
Arrival, meeting and transfer to the accommodation (preferred arrival times before the tour start day 4pm - 6am). There are preferred arrival times as it would be better to have some rest before the start of the tour. In case you have some free time our guide will advise how to spend your time, what to visit, where to eat.
Meal in fee: None
Arrival at Zvartnots International Airport (Armenia)
Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Yerevan
Garni pagan temple was built in the 1st. century A. D. and consists of dwellings, bath quarters built in the 3rd century in the Roman style. After Armenia converted to Christianity in the 4th century the Armenian kings used the temple as their summer residence. We will have a tour around Garni and also participate in lavash baking process. We will then have a lunch with traditional Armenian food.
Proceed to Geghard Monastery, which is, by the way, listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The main church, constructed in 1215, is the oldest building in the monastery complex. The monastery has withstood many assaults. It was one of the greatest spiritual and cultural centers in Armenia. Hundreds of khachkars (cross-stones) and caves are carved in the rocks surrounding the Monastery. After the tour, we will return to Yerevan.
Yerevan - Sevanavank - Yenokavan - Yerevan
Gegharkunik region has rich cultural heritage and amazing nature. The first stop of your trip is Lake Sevan peninsula. Here, you will see an IX century monastic complex Sevanavank. A number of IX-XIII centuries particular cross-stones can be seen here. Don’t miss your chance to see one of the most interesting and a unique cross-stone in Armenia which is situated in Holy Apostles church. After Sevan, we move to Yenokavan. Yenokavan is a village and summer resort in the Tavush Province of Armenia. If you are extreme lovers, you will have the chance to take a flight on a zipline here. You can also have lunch boxes and organize a nice picnic in a fresh air. Return to Yerevan.
Breakfast. Hotel check out (12pm-2pm). Transfer to the airport. Departure.
Departure from Zvartnots International Airport (Armenia)
- Accommodation: 4 days, 3 nights in the apartment
- Transport: All transfers
- Travel map of Yerevan
- Sweets and bottles of water on the road
- Entrance fees