8-days tour around Armenia

Tour Best of Armenia

Best attractions and full immersion into the culture and nature of Armenia.

We invite you to join our team on our trip to Armenia. Together we will:
- Visit the best architectural treasures – Noravank, Gegard, Khor Virap;
- Try local specialities;
- And enjoy the beautiful nature of Armenia.

The tour starts and ends in Yerevan (arrival and departure from the local airport), it is possible to extend accommodation upon agreement with the hotel.
Tour program
Saturday


Saturday


Arrival, transfer to the hotel
Whatever flight you choose, we will organise an individual transfer for you.
In the evening we recommend you to have a dinner ad Taverna Erevan.
Overnight in Erevan
Sunday
Sunday
Erevan tour, brandy tasting
Walking tour of Yerevan: we will go up the Cascade, walk along the Northern avenue, see the Opera, the Republic Square and have a look into the Armenian History Museum. It has unique exibits on display, including a 5000-year old shoe, wedge writing of King Argishti I mentioning the foundation of the city in 782 BC, and a very big collection of jewelry. After lunch we will visit "Ararat", the Yerevan brandy distillery, and taste the brandy. After that we will continue with a bus tour of the city and make a trip to the Tsitsernakaberd monument
Overnight in Erevan
Monday
Monday
Sevan, Dilizhan, Agartsin
Duration: 8-10 hours
We will visit the Sevan lake – the blue pearl of Armenia, and go up to the Sevanavank monastery with a stopover for some good lunch with freshly caught fish.
Then we will head for the Dilizhan natural reserve: we will drive along the Agartsin clove to Agartsin – a monastery complex of the 10th century. We will also visit the Goshavank monastery famous with its khachkars – unique examples of stone carving, with the most ancient one dating back to 1291. Overnight in Erevan
Tuesday
Tuesday
Noravank - Areni - Evil's bridge
Duration: 8-10 hours
We will go to the east of Armenia. On the way we will see the Bird's cave in the Areni valley, where a 5000-old shoe was found and traces of the most ancient winery in the world. After local wines tasting and lunch we will go to the middle age monastery of Noravank. The complex is surrounded by red rocks and is known as one of the best examples of Armenian architecture.
Accommodation in an eco-hotel with a scenic view of the ravine. After lunch we will go to the Evil's bridge, where the bravest can go down the river using hanging stairs and swim in the termal springs.
Overnight in Alidzor
Wednesday
Wednesday
Tatev - Karaunj
Duration: 8-10 hours
Ride on the world's longest cable car line – Tatev's wings (5.7 km). Tour of the monastery complex: the fortress, the ancient creamery with millstones, the rocking pillar, Grigor Tatevatsi's vault, ancient fresco paintings by Armenian artists.
Relocation and visit to the ancient Karaundzh observatory (Zorats Karer): about 230 vertical monoliths up to 2 m high located at a 7-hectare territory. This place is still a matter of hot disputes among the scientists.
Overnight in Goris
Thursday
Thursday
Khndzoresk - Khor Virap -
Megeryan Carpet museum
Duration: 8-10 hours
Visit to the Khndzoresk cave city: walk on a hanging bridge, the ethnographic museum, tour of the caves and churches of Khndzoresk.
We will approach the Turkish border to see the Ararat mountain at its best, and visit the Khor Virap monastery from where the Christianity in Armenia began.
On the way back we will go on an exciting tour of the Megeryan carpet factory.
Overnight in Erevan
Friday
Friday
Garni and Geghard
Duration: 8-10 hours
Early departure, on the way we will stop by the Charenz arch with the best view of Yerevan and the Ararat.
The Garni temple is a pagan temple of the I century AD, the only monument of the Hellenistic period that survived till our days in Armenia. We will take a tour of the temple territory and the remains of ancient baths. After that we will go down to the ravine and see a true natural miracle – the Symphony of Stones. The hexagonal pillars of extinct lava hanging over the rock fascinate and catch the eye.
After the walk we will have lunch and a master class of baking the Armenian lavash.
Then we go to the Gegard complex. Besides its amazing architecture, the monastery is famous for its relics and incomparable acoustics.
Overnight in Erevan
Saturday
Saturday
Departure
Transfer to the Erevan airport for your flight.
What does the price include?
Accomodation
Erevan, Alidzor, Goris - 2-3* hotels, in a walking distance from the main sights.
All rooms have their own bathroom, breakfast is included
Transport
We will organize an individual transfer from/to Erevan airport.
During the tour we offer a comfortable minivan (Mersedes Vito/Viano/Sprinter, depending on the group size).
Food
All the restaurants along the route have been carefully chosen by our team members. So you will be able to taste local specialities of each region for a reasonable price.
Support during the tour
We are glad to help you with any request concerning your stay: book a theatre ticket, advise best restaurants in the town, arrange a birthday party or a romantic evening.
Just call us: +995 557 756 023.
Route
6 excursions with a qualified guide.
Wine and brendy tasting.
All entrance tickets are included.
This tour includes the main sights of Armenia and a balanced route will help you fully enjoy your trip.
Impressions
We're in love with Armenia and try to share our feelings with the tourists.
Our guaranteed tour groups do not exceed number of 10 guests, so we can offer a personalized service to each of our guests.
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You can contact us:
+7 977 137 00 40 (Russia)
+ 995 557 756 023 (Georgia)
info@time4georgia.ru
"Time for Georgia" travel company
Kote Meskhi str.14, Tbilisi, Georgia