Group Tour to Armenia – 6 days

6 days/5 nights
Small Group (2-13)
Any Date
Breakfast
Age: 0+
Price:
294GBP

The Highlights of the Tour

Yerevan - Karahunj - Sevan
Stroll around cozy and hospitable Yerevan and get acquainted with its architectural masterpieces Have a trip to green and cozy Tsakhkadzor resort town Take the longest ropeway in the world - ''Wings of Tatev'' Visit the world’s oldest astronomical observatory Karahunj known as “Armenian Stonehenge” Spend time on the shores of azure Lake Sevan the largest one in the Caucasus region

ITINERARY

Introduction

Day 1 - Arrival - Free time in Yerevan

The sights of Yerevan
Arrival at the airport in Yerevan. Free time for exploring the city.
Overnight: Hotel in Yerevan
Meals: Breakfast

Day 2 - Tsakhkadzor - Garni - Geghard

Geghard
Trip to the village of Garni where is located the only surviving example of the Hellenistic architecture in the region – the temple of Garni. Visit to Geghard Monastery – the unique creation of Armenian architecture the part of which is carved in the rock. Geghard is a UNESCO Heritage object in Armenia Master-class of Armenian national bread lavash baking Trip to Tsakhkadzor – the cozy resort town which is especially popular in winter due to the excellent conditions for skiing. Here you will have an excursion to Kecharis Monastery.
Overnight: Hotel in Yerevan
Meals: Breakfast

Day 3 - Karahunj - Noravank - Tatev

Karahunj - Noravank - Armenian BBQ
The day will start with a trip to the Noravank monastery located in the beautiful gorge, famous for its red cliffs. Tour to Tatev monastery. This monastic complex is considered the pearl of Armenian medieval architecture. You can get it by the cable car “Wings of Tatev”, which is the longest in the world and is included in the Guinness Book of Records. The next stop – Karahunj complex (Armenian Stonehenge), formed by stone structures of the third millennium BC. The most common version for its function states that Karahunj once served as an observatory.
Overnight: Hotel in Yerevan
Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 - Sevan - Haghartsin - Dilijan - Goshavank

Sevan - Haghartsin - Dilijan
Drive to amazing Lake Sevan. Here you will climb the high hill, where proudly stands the monastery of Sevanavank. It offers a breathtaking view of the lake and the surrounding beauties. The tour continues to the town of Dilijan, known for its healing, filled with pine aromas air. Here you will stroll around the historic part of the town. After dinner, you will visit Haghartsin Monastery (XI—XIII cent.) located among picturesque mountains covered with dense forest. The last tour destination is the medieval monastery complex Goshavank (XII—XIII cent.)
Overnight: Hotel in Yerevan
Meals: Breakfast

Day 5 - Yerevan Sightseeing Tour

Sightseeing of Yerevan
A sightseeing tour around Yerevan – the ancient capital of Armenia, the history of which dates to 2799 years back. Stroll around the Victory Park, from the observation platform of which you can admire the panorama of the city The tour will continue to the Cascade – a huge structure, a unique museum of contemporary art, and a favorite place of Yerevan residents. Visit to the Museum of Erebuni which will acquaint you with the history of Yerevan A walk along the main street of the city. You will see the building of the Opera and Ballet Theater, several central streets of Yerevan and the Republic Square. The tour will continue to the ArArAt cognac factory where you’ll taste world-known Armenian cognac.
Overnight: Hotel in Yerevan
Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 - Departure

Transfer to the airport, departure

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

The tour price includes

  • Aairport transfers
  • Accommodation in hotels for 6 nights (3* hotel / double room)
  • Meals: breakfast
  • Comfortable vehicle during the tour
  • English speaking guide service for all days
  • All tours and entrance fees as described in the program
  • Cognac tasting in ArArAt factory
  • The fee of the cable car “Wings of Tatev”

The tour price doesn't include

  • Flights
  • Medical insurance

TRIP REVIEWS

Edwin Bartolome 16.03.2018

Dear Liana, Thank you so much for being so patient my each and every query suggesting a good place to visit in Armenia. I really enjoyed and memorable during my short stay in Armenia. About the hotel, Cascade Hotel - All the staff was so friendly and kind. I would definitely recommend your company to our friends. Once again, thank you so much.

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TRIP ACCOMMODATION

Cascade

Silachi

Ararat

TRIP MAP

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

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

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