Welcome to Armenia



9-day program

Day 1: Arrival in Yerevan and transfer to the hotel.



Day 2: City Tour

Visiting museums: Museum of History, Matenadaran - Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, Paradjanov Museum, etc.




Day 3: Yerevan - Khor Virap - Noravank - Goris

Khor-Virap, the first Christian monastery in Armenia, Areni wine factory, wine and cheese tasting; medieval monastery of Noravank (13th century); Karahunj, ancient observatory (2nd millennium BC), city of Goris.  



Day 4: Goris - Tatev - Noraduz - Sevan

Tatev monastery (9th century), the pearl of Armenian medieval architecture; Caravanserai of Selim (14th century) cemetery of Noradouz with 700 khachkars ("Cross Stone"), Lake Sevan (at 2000m ) Peninsula with the monastery of Sevanavank (9th to 13th centuries).


OPTIONAL: To Tatev by ropeway, recognized by Guinness World Records as the longest ropeway in the world with a length of 5.7 km.



Day 5: Sevan - Dilijan - Odzun - Dzoraget

City of Dilijan, a beautiful resort and spa; Old Dilijan district; Goshavank Monastery (12th to 13th centuries), Odzoun basilica and the monument with two tomb steles (5th to 6th centuries), Dzoraget.



Day 6: Dzoraget - Sanahin - Haghpat - Akhtala - Yerevan

Fortress-monastery of Akhtala (9th century), Haghpat and Sanahin monasteries, World Heritage of UNESCO.




Day 7: Yerevan -Echmiadzin - Zvartnots - Yerevan

Cathedral Echmiadzin, residence of Armenian Catholicos; ruins of the cathedral of Zvartnots (7th century), Museum and Memorial of the Armenian Genocide, Vernissage.  


Day 8: Yerevan -Garni - Geghard - Yerevan

Cave monastery of Geghard (9th to 13th centuries), a UNESCO World Heritage pagan temple of Garni-a Hellenistic unique monument, Armenian Brandy Factory "Ararat", visit and wine degustation.


Day 9: Transfer to Zvartnots airport, departure.

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