Cultural Tour to Georgia, Armenia and Iran

17 days/16 nights
Small Group (2-13)
Any Date
Breakfast
Age: 0+
Price:
6,447CAD

The Highlights of the Tour

Discover all the beauties of the South Caucasus Plunge into the ancient Christian history of Armenia and Georgia Explore Echmiadzin Cathedral - the mother church of Armenian Apostolic Church and one of the oldest cathedrals in the world Experience flight by the longest worldwide ropeway called “Wings of Tatev” Reveal all the secrets of Persian Empire Bargain at the colorful local bazaars and taste oriental sweets
Tbilisi - Yerevan - Tehran

ITINERARY

Introduction

Day 1 - Arrival

Day 2 - Tbilisi City Tour

Day 3 - Tbilisi - Mtskheta - Svetitskhoveli - Jvari - Gori - Uplistsikhe

Mtskheta - Uplistsikhe
A few kilometers North from Tbilisi there is a small and colorful town Mtskheta which will be your next destination. This town was the first capital of Georgia from 3rd century BC to the 5th century AD. The excursion will start with the visit to the Cathedral of the 11th century – Svetitskhoveli. The next stop is Jvari Temple located at the top of the hill which offers a fascinating view of the confluence of two rivers Kura and Aragvi. After the tour in Mtskheta you will have a trip to Gori – the heart of eastern Georgia and Stalin’s homeland. Here you will visit the cave town of Uplistsikhe, ancient cave town carved in the rock, which is one of the first towns in Georgia, and it dates back to the end of the I millennium BC.
Overnight: hotel in Tbilisi
Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 - Ananuri - Gudauri - Stepantsminda - Kazbek - Dariali

Day 5 - Gombori - Kakheti - Telavi - Alaverdi - Tsinandali - Sighnaghi

Day 6 - Georgian-Armenian border - Yerevan - Dilijan - Sevan

Day 7 - Azat - Geghard - Garni - Yerevan

Day 8 - Echmiadzin - Zvartnots

Day 9 - Goris - Noravank - Areni - Tatev

Day 10 - Armenia-Iran border - Tabriz

Day 11 - Tabriz City Tour - Tehran

Day 12 - Tehran City Tour - Shiraz

Day 13 - Shiraz City Tour

Day 14 - Persepolis - Pasargad - Isfahan

Day 15 - Isfahan City Tour

Day 16 - Isfahan City Tour - Tehran

Day 17 - Departure

Transfer to the airport, departure

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

The tour price includes

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation in 3-4* hotels
  • Meals – breakfast
  • All transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • English speaking guide service for all days
  • All admission fees
  • 24 hours office support
  • Inner flights in Iran
  • Visa reference code for Iran
  • 1 bottle (0,5 l) of water per day

The tour price doesn't include

  • Flights (available upon request)
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa fee
  • Dinners and lunches
  • Single supplement617 CAD

GUARANTEED TOUR DATES

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Any date

from Tbilisi/Yerevan
17
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Individual

Jan 17, 2019

to Yerevan/Tehran

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Any Day

Any date

from Tbilisi/Yerevan
17
days
Individual

Jan 17, 2019

to Yerevan/Tehran
Space left

2+

CAD

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WHY BOOK WITH ARARA

OWN AGENCY IN ARMENIA AND GEORGIA

With an agency 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.

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.

3000+ SATISFIED CLIENTS PER YEAR

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

TRIP ACCOMMODATION

Cascade

Astoria

Iranshahr

Goris

Setareh

Parsian Suite

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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