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Duration: 7 days/ 6 nights
Location: Armenia
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Rock Climbing in Armenia – 7 days

Mountainous Armenia is an excellent place for all fans of rock climbing. Would you like to experience real extreme emotions in Armenia? Then we are happy to present you our new exclusive Rock Climbing Tour to Armenia which was developed by our professionals. Choosing this tour package you will climb the most extreme rocks in Armenia under the guidance of our most experienced professional climbers. Moreover, during your free time you will visit amazing ancient sights of the country and even taste the most popular kinds of Armenian wine.


 Day 1

  • Arrival, meeting at the airport
  • Transfer to Yerevan
  • City tour around Yerevan – the ancient capital of Armenia
  • Transfer to the Ararat Valley
  • Visit to the monastery of Khor Virap
  • Transfer to the village Chiva or Areni depending on the season
  • Accommodation in a cottage
  • Dinner (rustic cuisine)


Days 2-3

  • Breakfast
  • Climbing training in the gorge of Hell Canyon for a full day (working with a rope, climbing history, learning the technique of climbing)
  • Lunch – lunch boxes
  • Returning to the village
  • Accommodation in a cottage
  • Dinner (rustic cuisine)


Day 4 – rest day

  • Breakfast
  • Hiking tour to the medieval fortress of Smbataberd
  • Excursion to Noravank Monastery located in a beautiful valley of red rocks
  • Visit to the caves Magellan and Areni 1
  • Wine tasting in the village of Areni
  • Returning to the village
  • Dinner (rustic cuisine)
  • Overnight in a cottage


Days 5-6

  • Breakfast
  • Climbing training in the gorge Amaghu for a full day
  • Lunch – lunch boxes.
  • Returning to the village
  • Accommodation in a cottage
  • Dinner


Day 7

  • Breakfast
  • Visit to Selim caravanserai
  • Visit to Lake Sevan and monastery Hayravank
  • Farewell dinner on the shores of Lake Sevan
  • Transfer to the airport, departure


Why book with Arara?

  • Instructors with more than 15 years climbing experience and first aid certificate
  • Licensed air conditioned transport
  • The best price in the market for high-quality service
  • 3000+ satisfied clients per year

Detailed Trip Information

  • The price of the tour includes:

    • Transport
    • Services of a professional rock climbing instructor
    • Accomodation (minimum conditions)
    • Excursion program
    • Wine Tasting in Areni
    • 0,5 liters (1 bottle) of water per day
    • Local SIM card

    The price doesn’t include:

    • Flights
    • Medical insurance
  • You will spend nights in Chiva village in the guest house Ashot & Gohar:

  • The following basic checklist should help you with your packing for any of our trips. Please, remember that you should always try to keep the weight of your clothing equipment down to a minimum. Your packed trek bag should weigh no more than 15 kilograms (33 pounds.) Please, remember this is just a checklist and you do not necessarily need to bring everything that is listed below. Use your own experience and judgment to make your decision.
    • Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket
    • Waterproof shell jacket (preferably breathable fabric)
    • Lightweight thermal gloves
    • Underwear
    • Lightweight cotton long trousers/pants
    • Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
    • Sun hat or scarf
    • T-shirts (2)
    • Thin, lightweight (inner socks)
    • Sunglasses with UV protection
    • Head lamp (eg Petzl) spare bulbs & batteries
    • Basic First Aid Kit (see First Aid Medicine below)
    • Plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside trek bag
    • Daypack (35-40 litres/2500-3000 cubic inches)
    • Water bottles
    • Toiletries (cream)
    • Footwear appropriate to the trip
    • Waterproof shell trousers/pants (preferably breathable fabric)
    • Telescopic trekking/ski poles (optional)

Guaranteed Tour Dates 2018

March 31 – April 6May 6 – 12June 2 – 8
Aug 4 – 10Sep 8 – 14Any date

There are health restrictions, please consult your doctor

Age is not limited. Children can take part only under the supervision of parents or after discussion of the additional conditions

You can also get acquainted with other Adventure Tours to Armenia.