Hidden Treasures of Armenia and Georgia in 21 days

21 days/20 nights
Small Group (2-13)
Any Date
Breakfast
Age: 0+
Price:
By request

The Highlights of the Tour

Delight your taste buds with traditional Georgian wine during our visit to the charming town of Telavi Discover the historic city of Kutaisi and its architectural marvels at the Gelati Monastery and Bagrati Cathedral, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites Set foot in the remote and untouched region of Svaneti, where time seems to stand still Be enchanted by the therapeutic waters of Jermuk, a spa town surrounded by verdant landscapes Marvel at the ancient cave dwellings of Khndzoresk, suspended over the rugged cliffs, offering a glimpse into ancient Armenian life
Wine tasting - Gelati - Svaneti - khinkali - Khndzoresk

ITINERARY

introduction

Our tour to Georgia and Armenia in 21 days is a full journey that includes both well-known must-see sights and less discovered hidden gems of these beautiful countries of the South Caucasus region. Prepare to be mesmerized by the pristine landscapes of Stepanavan, Dilijan, and Borjomi resort towns, venture to the remote region of Svaneti, plunge into historical past in Khor Virap and enjoy the taste of local wines in Kakheti and Areni. Get ready for a remarkable journey that will resonate with you long after the adventure has ended!

Day 1 - Arrival in Tbilisi

Day 2 - Kakheti - Nekresi - Khareba - Telavi

Nekresi monastery - Khareba winery - churchkhela
In the morning you will start a scenic journey to Kakheti Province. Your first stop will be at Nekresi Monastery. This remarkable monastery complex offers a captivating vantage point, overseeing the beauty of the Alazani Valley. Your adventure will continue as you embark on a picturesque drive to the Kvareli Tunnel. Here you will step into the world-renowned winery known as "Khareba." Within its walls, a tour of the winemaking process awaits. Immerse yourself in the rich history of producing these local wines. And the journey doesn't stop at observation — get ready to indulge in a delightful tasting session of these fine wines. But that's not all. Your immersion into Georgian culture will take you deeper as you participate in a master class. Under the guidance of skilled instructors, you will learn the skill of baking Georgian bread, the traditional shoti and the national delicacy, churchkhela.
Overnight: Hotel in Kakheti
Tour duration: 7-8 hours
Meals: Breakfast
Hiking: 200 km

Day 3 - Telavi - Tsinandali - Sighnaghi - Tbilisi

Day 4 - Tbilisi City Tour - Mtskheta - Tbilisi

Day 5 - Tbilisi - Ananuri - Gudauri - Gergeti - Tbilisi

Day 6 - Tbilisi - Gori - Kutaisi - Gelati - Bagrati - Kutaisi

Day 7 - Kutaisi - Colchis - Svaneti - Mestia

Day 8 - Mestia - Ushguli - Lamaria - Zhibiani - Mestia

Day 9 - Mestia - Martvili - Prometheus Cave - Kutaisi

Day 10 - Kutaisi - Uplistsikhe - Tbilisi

Day 11 - Sadakhlo border - Haghartsin - Goshavank - Dilijan

Day 12 - Sevanavank - Selim Pass - Jermuk

Day 13 - Karahunj - Tatev - Khndzoresk - Goris

Day 14 - Goris - Areni - Noravank - Khor Virap - Yerevan

Day 15 - Yerevan City Tour

Day 16 - Garni - Geghard - Yerevan

Day 17 - Gyumri City Tour

Day 18 - Harichavank - Saghmosavank - Amberd - Yerevan

Day 19 - Echmiadzin - Zvartnots - Yerevan

Day 20 - Free Day

Day 21 - Departure

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

The tour price includes

  • Airport and border transfers
  • Accommodation for 20 nights at 3* hotels (double rooms, free Wi-Fi)
  • Meals: breakfast
  • All transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • English speaking guide/driver service for all days
  • All admission fees
  • Wine tasting
  • Tatev cable car ticket
  • 3 bottles (0,5 liter) of water per day per person
  • Masterclass of Georgian bread and churchkhela making

The tour price doesn't include

  • Flights
  • Visa fee
  • Medical insurance
  • 3* Single supplement412 GBP
  • 4* upgrade p/p (dbl/twin room)720 GBP

GUARANTEED TOUR DATES

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Private tour

Any date

from Tbilisi/Yerevan
21
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Individual

Aug 3, 2023

to Yerevan/Tbilisi

GBP

2+

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Friday

May 31, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Jun 20, 2024

to Yerevan

GBP

13

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Friday

Jun 21, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Jul 11, 2024

to Yerevan

GBP

13

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Friday

Jul 12, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Aug 1, 2024

to Yerevan

GBP

13

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Friday

Sep 6, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Sep 26, 2024

to Yerevan

GBP

13

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Private tour

Any date

from Tbilisi/Yerevan
21
days
Individual

Aug 3, 2023

to Yerevan/Tbilisi
Space left

2+

GBP

Friday

May 31, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Jun 20, 2024

to Yerevan
Space left

13

GBP

Friday

Jun 21, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Jul 11, 2024

to Yerevan
Space left

13

GBP

Friday

Jul 12, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Aug 1, 2024

to Yerevan
Space left

13

GBP

Friday

Sep 6, 2024

from Tbilisi
21
days
Thursday

Sep 26, 2024

to Yerevan
Space left

13

GBP

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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 8+ YEAR EXPERIENCE

We work only with professional guides and guides who have experience in tourism for more than 8 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.

Travelers on the tour mostly from the USA, UK, Australia and Canada

We host over 3,000+ tourists per year. Our clients are mostly from the USA, UK, Australia and Canada. Average age of our travelers is from 45 to 80. Our groups consist of travelers from all genders. There are solo travelers in most of our groups.

TRIP ACCOMMODATION

Zemeli Boutique Hotel (Tbilisi)

Discovery Hotel (Kutaisi)

Ani Central Inn Hotel (Yerevan)

Verona (Jermuk)

Lavash (Chkalovka)

Brim (Tbilisi)

Newport (Kutaisi)

Ani Plaza (Yerevan)

Mirhav (Goris)

Tufenkian Avan Marak Tsapatagh (Sevan)

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:

Moneybelt, laptop/tablet/phone, chargers, camera with extra memory cards and batteries, outlet adapter

Credit cards and cash:

Credit cards can be used in all capital/big cities at hotels, restaurants, shopping malls, supermarkets, etc. EUR, USD and GBP can be exchanged into the local currency at exchange places and banks.

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, sunglasses, sunhat

Winter:

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

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