When in Armenia you will have tour to one of the holy places in Armenia, where Gregory The Illuminator was imprisoned for 13 years, the Armenian Stonehenge, will stand on the swinging bridge in the cave city, fly on the “Wings of Tatev”, enjoy the beauty of the largest body of water in Armenia and the Caucasus region, the city called Armenian Switzerland or Little Switzerland. Once in Nagorno- Karabakh you will visit the monastery with the name translated as “treasure mountain”, the two main cities, famous for crystal-clear mountain air, soft climate, woody vicinities, sources of medical mineral water and not only.
Arrival - Yerevan city tour
Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel. City tour in Yerevan, during which you’ll get acquainted with the capital of Armenia. If wanted, museums can be included into the programme.
Yerevan - Khor Virap - Areni - Noravank - Jermuk
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to one of the three holy places in Armenia, Khor Virap monastery, to Areni, a village in the Vayots Dzor province of Armenia best known for its wine production, Noravank, 13th-century Armenian monastery, from where a beautiful view is opening to the gorge. Overnight in Jermuk.
Jermuk - Qarahunj - Tatev - Khndzoreks - Goris
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour in spa city Jermuk. Then comes Khndzoresk, famous for the 160-meter long swinging bridge and caves. You'll visit the Armenian Stonehenge - Karahunj. Tour to Tatev, 9th-century Armenian Apostolic monastery. The monastic complex stands on the edge of a deep gorge of the Vorotan River. To get to the monastery we'll take the cable car Wings of Tatev, that holds the record for the longest non-stop double track cable car. Overnight in Goris.
Goris - Shushi - Stepanakert
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to Nagorno-Karabakh, to Shoushi which has religious and strategic importance, housing the Ghazanchetsots Cathedral, the church of Kanach Zham, Shoushi fortress, etc., Stepanakert, the capital and the largest city of Nagorno-Karabakh. Overnight in Stepanakert.
Stepanakert - Gandzasar - Dadivank - Sevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to the 13th - century monastery Gandzasar. The name of the monastery is translated as "treasure mountain". A beautiful view to mountainous landscape is opening form the monastery. Then we will visit Dadivank monastery, built between the 9th and 13th century. Overnight in Sevan.
Lake Sevan (Sevanavank) - Dilijan - Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to Lake Sevan and Sevanavank the monastic complex located on the peninsula. Tour to spa city Dilijan usually called Armenian Switzerland or Little Switzerland. Overnight in Yerevan.
Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to the only pagan temple left in Armenia – Garni. Nowadays the ruins of the royal palace and the bathroom with a stunning mosaic work can be found near the temple. Tour to Geghard monastery, which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Overnight in Yerevan.
Yerevan - Etchmiadzin (Mother Cathedral, St. Gayane, St. Hripsime) - Zvartnots - Departure
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to Etchmiadzin, one of the three saint places in Armenia. We will visit Mother Cathedral, St. Gayane and St. Hripsime churches, Zvartnots Cathedral. Cathedral and the churches of Etchmiadzin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Transfer to the airport.
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