Celebrate the Christmas holidays in Armenian together with ONE WAY TOUR travel agency. Visit the most interesting cultural monuments of Armenia: the first Christian church in country, the only pagan temple, ancient monasteries inscribed on the World Heritage List, the largest lake in Armenia and enjoy the beauty and fun of the snow.
Arrival - Yerevan - walking tour in Yerevan
Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel. Short walking tour in Yerevan.
Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Yerevan
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to One of pearls of Armenian architecture - Geghard monastery complex. The Longinus spear keeps here for centuries, and that gives the name to Monastery. Geghard is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Transfer to the only pagan temple left in Armenia – Garni. Excursion in Garni. Participate in traditional Armenian bread- lavash baking ritual. Back to Yerevan.
Yerevan - Khor Virap - Noravank -Areni - Yerevan
Tour to Khor Virap Monastery. The monastery is famous for its location, especially for the view of the Biblical Mount Ararat, on the top of which Noah’s ark came to rest according to legend.
Transfer to Noravank monastery complex - the wonderful example of Armenian medieval architecture. The monastery is located in beautiful Amaghu gorge.
Transfer to Areni village- one of wine making villages in Armenia.
Visit Areni 1 Cave. In 2010 the earliest known shoe was found in the cave. Visit Wine factory in Areni.
Back to Yerevan.
Free day in Yerevan.
Yerevan - Sevan - Sevanavank - Tsaghkadzor - Yerevan
Tour to Lake Sevan, which is one of the greatest high mountainous fresh water lakes of Eurasia. It’s a fascinating collage of turquoise waves playing with wind and mountains reflected on water.
Excursion in Sevanavank Monastery. Sevanavank is located on Sevan peninsula, which used to be an island before 1930s.
Our next stop will be in Tsaghkadzor, the ski resort. Rest time in Tsaghkadzor.
Back to Yerevan.
Yerevan - Etchmiadzin - Zvartnots - Yerevan
Transfer to Etchmiadzin town - the spiritual center of Armenia, where is located Cathedral - the general church of Armenia and the residence of catholicos- the general patriarch.
Visit Etchmiadzin Mother Cathedral (302-303 AD), the seat of the Catholicos. Visit St. Gayane and St. Hripsime Churches (7th c.).
Return to Yerevan. Participate in Christmas Worship in St. Grigory the Illuminator church.
Breakfast in the Hotel. Check out and transfer to the airport.
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