Hiking Legends Trail

10 days/ 9 nights
Small Group (2-13)
Any Date
Half Board
16+
Price:
1,920USD

The Highlights of the Tour

Take a walking tour of Yerevan – an ancient Armenian capital filled with beautiful architectural buildings, green parks and museums Enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of Halidzor – a cozy village surrounded by deep abysses with mountain rivers and huge rocks Visit the “Armenian Machu Picchu” – an abandoned Old Khot village which is several thousand years old Take the trail to the gem of Armenian medieval architecture – Tatev Monastery Reach the top of one of the most iconic mountains in Armenia, Khustup, and admire breathtaking scenery opening from the height
Syunik Region Sights and Trails

ITINERARY

Introduction

Being one of the most picturesque parts of Armenia, Syunik Region is home to some truly mind-blowing cultural, natural, and historical sights. Our Legends Trail Tour will let you follow one of the newest and coolest hiking trails in Armenia covering the most remarkable wonders of the region. The experience combines the dramatic beauty of the region with a deep exploration of Syunik’s legendary gems, off-the-radar sites and the very best of local hospitality. With our tour, you will discover the beauty of Halidzor and Old Khot villages, admire the architecture of Tatev and Noravank monasteries, conquer the summit of Mount Khustup, traverse dense forests, enjoy the jaw-dropping views of deep canyons and much more!

Day 1 - Arrival - Yerevan City Tour

Day 2 - Khor Virap - Smbataberd - Halidzor

Khor Virap - Smbataberd - Halidzor Village
The day will start with a trip to the Khor Virap Monastery located at the foot of Biblical Mount Ararat. If the weather is fine you will have a chance to admire the amazing view of the mount, which opens from the top of the hill. After that, you will hike to Smbataberd – one of the largest medieval fortresses in the region. It is one of the amazing sights you might see while traveling in Armenia. Your overnight will be in Halidzor village. The nature around Halidzor is just mesmerizing with its beauty – deep abysses with mountain rivers, huge rocks, against which the local rural houses and churches look like toys. The surroundings of the village are rich in natural and historical sights which you’re going to visit the next few days of your tour.
Overnight: Hotel in Halidzor
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Hiking: 9 km

Day 3 - Khot - Old Khot - Old Shinuhayr - Old Halidzor

Day 4 - Old Halidzor - Halidzor

Day 5 - Tatev - Magic Forest - Tandzaver

Day 6 - Verin Khotanan - Tavrus - Okhtar - Vanek - Dzorastan - Arajadzor - Kapan

Day 7 - Bekh Bekh Hermitage - Verin Vachagan - Baghaburj - Kapan

Day 8 - Baghaburj - Storot - camping

Day 9 - Storot - Mount Khustup Summit - Storot - Kapan

Day 10 - Gorisi Zanger - Shaki - Noravank - Departure

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

The tour price includes

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation for 9 nights in dbl/twin rooms (4 overnights in 3* hotels, 3 overnights in guesthouses, 2 overnights in tents)
  • Meals: half board as per itinerary (9 breakfasts, 8 lunchboxes, 1 lunch, 3 dinners)
  • All transfers in air conditioned vehicles
  • English speaking hiking guide service for all days
  • Local mountain guide service where needed
  • All admission fees
  • 1 bottle of water per day (0.5lt.)

The tour price doesn't include

  • Flights
  • Visa Fee
  • Medical insurance
  • Single supplement168 USD

GUARANTEED TOUR DATES

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Private tour

Any date

from Yerevan
10
days
Individual

May 30, 2022

to Yerevan

2,021 USD

2+

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Saturday

May 21, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

May 30, 2022

to Yerevan

1,920 USD

13

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Saturday

Jun 11, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

Jun 20, 2022

to Yerevan

1,920 USD

13

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Saturday

Jul 30, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

Aug 8, 2022

to Yerevan

1,920 USD

13

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Wednesday

Aug 24, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Friday

Sep 2, 2022

to Yerevan

1,920 USD

13

Spaces left
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Saturday

Sep 10, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

Sep 19, 2022

to Yerevan

1,920 USD

13

Spaces left
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Private tour

Any date

from Yerevan
10
days
Individual

May 30, 2022

to Yerevan
Space left

2+

2,021 USD

Saturday

May 21, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

May 30, 2022

to Yerevan
Space left

13

1,920 USD

Saturday

Jun 11, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

Jun 20, 2022

to Yerevan
Space left

13

1,920 USD

Saturday

Jul 30, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

Aug 8, 2022

to Yerevan
Space left

13

1,920 USD

Wednesday

Aug 24, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Friday

Sep 2, 2022

to Yerevan
Space left

13

1,920 USD

Saturday

Sep 10, 2022

from Yerevan
10
days
Monday

Sep 19, 2022

to Yerevan
Space left

13

1,920 USD

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WHY BOOK WITH ARARA

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.

Overnight in regions

We provide accommodation in the regions which allows our tourists not to get tired of a long journey, experience the full color of Armenia and minimize driving distance.

TRIP ACCOMMODATION

Cascade (Yerevan)

Old Halidzor

Grand House

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

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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