Best of Armenia and Georgia

13 days/12 nights
Small Group (2-13)
Any Date
Half Board
Age: 0+
Price:
3,758USD

The Highlights of the Tour

Get lost in the fascinating pebbled labyrinth of Old Tbilisi, relish live music with a glass of wine in the open air cafes of Yerevan Admire the glittering deep blue water of Lake Sevan Get inspired by the towering snow-covered Kazbek mountain peak from Holy Trinity Church Take a boat trip in the green waters of Martvili Canyon in Western Georgia Walk in the halls of 1500 m length Prometheus Cave with stalactites and stalagmites Feel all these emotions with Arara by booking the tour "Best of Armenia and Georgia"
Tbilisi - Sevan - Gergeti - Martvili

ITINERARY

Introduction

This 13 day “Best of Armenia and Georgia” holiday is the particular escape for you if you prefer good standard 4* hotels, comfort, local pre-ordered meals and lighthearted holiday when everything is cared. Do you seek much sun, breathtaking nature, mouthwatering food, great wine and gold glittering brandy? Then this is the perfect holiday for you! You will be pleasantly surprised by endless landscapes, rich history and culture that Armenia and Georgia can offer. The trip includes visits to UNESCO World Heritage sites, medieval cave towns as well as the first Christian Church in the world. Immerse yourself in the spirit of fascinating time travel starting from Pagan to Christian times. Wonder at amazing nature of high mountains, deep green water canyons and natural caves with stalactites and stalagmites, which will bring you in harmony with nature. Not to miss the quiet villages inhabited by Russian old believers’ community and a wine Château. Finally, lively walks in Yerevan and Tbilisi, open air cafes, wine bars, live music will make you take home the best memories.

Day 1 - Arrival - Yerevan City Tour

Day 2 - Echmiadzin - Garni - Geghard - Yerevan

Day 3 - Khor Virap - Old Bridge Winery - Noravank - Goris

Khor Virap - Noravank - Goris
The day will start with a trip to Ararat Province where proudly stands one of the holiest sites in Armenia – Khor Virap Monastery. You will hike up a small hill to discover the monastery and enjoy the breathtaking view on Biblical Mount Ararat. Continue to Old Bridge winery and try the local wine. Lunch will be organized in the same winery for you to feel the whole spectrum of Armenian hospitality. The tour will continue through a narrow canyon to the valley of red rocks, right where Noravank Monastery is located – built in the 13th century it is a masterpiece of Armenian architect Momik. On the territory of the monastery, amazing khachkars are scattered all around – crosstones designed by Momik. The tour will end with a visit to Goris town for an overnight.
Overnight: Hotel in Goris
Duration: 7-8 hours
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Length: 240 km

Day 4 - Tatev - Selim Pass - Hayravank - Sevan - Dilijan

Day 5 - Dilijan - Fioletovo - Haghpat - Sadakhlo border - Tbilisi city tour

Day 6 - Ananuri - Gudauri - Tbilisi

Day 7 - Mtskheta - Jvari - Château Mukhrani - Kutaisi

Day 8 - Martvili - Prometheus Cave - Gelati - Akhaltsikhe

Day 9 - Vardzia - Rabati Castle - Uplistsikhe - Tbilisi

Day 10 - Kakheti - Tsinandali - Telavi - Sighnaghi

Day 11 - Tour to Sighnaghi

Day 12 - Free time

Day 13 - Departure

Transfer to the airport, departure.

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

The tour price includes

  • Private airport transfers according to your flight information
  • Accommodation in hotels 12 nights (4* hotels with free Wi-Fi double room)
  • Breakfast, lunch, welcome dinner in each country
  • All transfers in air-conditioned vehicle (vaccinated drivers)
  • English speaking guide service for all days (vaccinated guides)
  • All admission fees
  • 1 bottle (0,5 litre) of water per day per person
  • Lavash master class in Garni
  • Gata master class in Chiva
  • Wine tasting in Areni
  • 4-wheel drive vehicle for Gergeti Trinity Church
  • Wine tasting in Sighnaghi
  • 24-hour office support Armenia, Georgia

The tour price doesn't include

  • Flights (available upon request)
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa fee
  • Single supplement402 USD
  • Additional night118 USD

GUARANTEED TOUR DATES

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Private tour

Any date

from Yerevan/Tbilisi
13
days
Individual

May 9, 2019

to Tbilisi/Yerevan

4,134 USD

2+

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Saturday

Sep 11, 2021

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 23, 2021

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Apr 16, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Apr 28, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

May 7, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

May 19, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

May 28, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Jun 9, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Jun 11, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Jun 23, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Jul 9, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Jul 21, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Aug 27, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 8, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Sep 3, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 15, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Sep 17, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 29, 2022

to Tbilisi

3,758 USD

13

Spaces left
Book now
Private tour

Any date

from Yerevan/Tbilisi
13
days
Individual

May 9, 2019

to Tbilisi/Yerevan
Space left

2+

4,134 USD

Saturday

Sep 11, 2021

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 23, 2021

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

Apr 16, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Apr 28, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

May 7, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

May 19, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

May 28, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Jun 9, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

Jun 11, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Jun 23, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

Jul 9, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Jul 21, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

Aug 27, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 8, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

Sep 3, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 15, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

Saturday

Sep 17, 2022

from Yerevan
13
days
Thursday

Sep 29, 2022

to Tbilisi
Space left

13

3,758 USD

TRIP REVIEWS (7)

Ishan Mohan

Arara Tour, they are the best. We planned our trip to Armenia and Georgia in just 2 days, and this would not have been possible without Arara, specially Sati, our tour planner. She is the best, always ready to help at any time. There were so many ups and downs, in this trip because of covid travel restrictions, baggage lost at the airport, covid tests and many more, but Sati, she managed to solve every issue with just the blink of her eyes.

Now let's talk about our tour guides during this trip. Arthur, our tour guide in Armenia. What a gentleman he is, he started as a guide and and we end up becoming a family to each other. He is full of amazing stories and experiences that gives you a feeling that you must have lived in this beautiful country of Armenia in your past life. In Georgia we met Tazo, our tour guide for rest of the trip. What an energetic personality. He did his best to make sure that we enjoy each and every moment in Georgia whether it is Georgian food or the locations that are hidden gems of Georgia and not everyone knows or visit these places.

We enjoyed every moment of our trip and I would highly recommend Arara tour as a tour planner. This team is amazing and the best if you are planning your trip to Georgia and Armenia. Just relax and enjoy your vacation and leave rest to the Arara tour.

09.08.2021
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Yi-Hwa Outerbridge MD

My husband and I had a Wonderful time in Georgia & Armenia on the Private Tour arranged by ARARA Tour.

After Research online I've contacted Arara Tour for information. Sati Ohanyan Senior Tour Manager immediately responded to my inquiry and made a suggested Itinerary to our visit. We were able to make our payment online with my AMX card few days prior to our trip without any issues.

After arrival to Tbilisi, Georgia late at night without our luggage ( the Airline left our luggage in Atlanta, Georgia) there was an issue I wanted to communicate with Sati. To my extreme suprise, she not only responded rapidly - she also made contact with others to make adjustments to our requests for the next day!


Our Georgian Tour Guides - Tazo and Sandro were both extremely competent, knowledgeable, friendly and with great commend of English. They were both very delightful and my husband and I considered they are our Friends now. 

We are also extremely grateful for Raffi to be our Tour Guide in Armenia.

We've traveled worldwide and he is one of the best Tour Guide ever!

He speaks perfect English ( he was educated in UK with a Law Degree) and he was Attentive, Kind, Intelligent and Extremely Knowledgeable about most subjects! My husband have some limited vision issues in dark places ( example: caves, dark indoor monastery), and he was extremely kind to assist him.

He definitely is a Rare Gem and An Great Asset to ARARA Tour Company.

I Highly Recommend ARARA Tour for your visits to the Caucasia Region!

02.08.2021
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Pam Green

We have happily returned to Switzerland after spending 2 weeks in Armenia and Georgia. Arara travel agency in Armenia organized the whole tour for us starting from airport pick-up when we arrived. I can now say that everything was thoroughly taken care of, every detail was well-thought.
Hotels
We stayed at the nicest hotels with professional staff and amazing views. Most of all we loved the atmosphere and breakfasts at Tufenkian Yerevan and Dilijan hotels. Gino Wellness Rabath in Akaltsikhe was another highlight of the trip. We enjoyed the spa there at its finest.
Guides
We had 2 amazing guides in 2 countries – Ara in Armenia, and Tazo in Georgia. Both of them were passionate fans of their countries and could give all the feels to us. They were quite punctual and took good care of us. We also tried this delicious fish near Sevan lake which Ara recommended.

Overall we are satisfied with the trip and will surely recommend Arara to our friends.

05.05.2021
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WHY BOOK WITH ARARA

OWN AGENCY IN ARMENIA AND GEORGIA

With agencies operating in Georgia, we are able to provide clients with the best price and quality services.

CENTRAL LOCATED HOTELS

We choose only the best hotels located in the city center close to the main sights.

GUIDES WITH 5+ YEAR EXPERIENCE

We work only with professional guides and guides who have experience in tourism for more than 5 years. All our guides are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

THE BEST PRICE IN THE MARKET FOR HIGH-QUALITY SERVICE

With Arara you book at first hand from a qualified local Armenian agency. Avoid surcharges applied by intermediaries and save money!

LICENSED AIR CONDITIONED TRANSPORT

We provide our tourists with comfortable air-conditioned transport. All our drivers are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

3000+ SATISFIED CLIENTS PER YEAR

Every year we get a great number of positive feedback from our clients.

TRIP ACCOMMODATION

Double Tree by Hilton

Dilijan Resort

Tufenkian Historic Yerevan

Mina

Old Tbilisi

Betsy’s

Brigitte (Tbilisi)

Boutique Argo

Gino Wellness Rabath

PACKING CHECKLIST

Documents:

Passport, flight ticket (printed or electronic), insurance, visa (if required)

First aid kit:

bandaids / plasters, special medicine or drugs in permanent use, antibacterial gel/wipes, antiseptic cream, lip balm

Essentials:

Credit/debit cards, cash (cards can be used in city, cash in regions), moneybelt, laptop/tablet/phone, chargers, camera with extra memory cards and batteries, outlet adapter

Dressing:

There are no restrictions regarding clothes; scarf or shawl is advisable for churches (obligatory in Georgia for women)

Spring / Autumn:

long pants/jeans, long sleeve blouses, light raincoat, jacket, comfortable waterproof shoes, umbrella

Summer:

T-shirts, shorts, long sleeve blouses for evening, sandals, umbrella, sun protection, sun glasses, sunhat

Winter:

Warm coat, warm wool sweater, long warm trousers, long boots (waterproof), scarf, gloves

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