A slice of Armenia
Discover a slice of Armenia during our 5-day tour. It’s time to visit a country, where the breathtaking mountains and forests, the ancient monasteries and archeological sites are waiting for you.
|Day 1.||Arrival at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. Free day. Overnight in Yerevan.|
|Day 2.||Breakfast. City tour in Yerevan: visit to National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet, Cascade, Swan Lake, Northern Avenue, Institute of ancient manuscripts – Matenadaran. Excursion to the «Ararat» brandy factory. Overnight in Yerevan.|
|Day 3.||Breakfast. Departure to Garni pagan temple founded in the first century by the king Trdat. 24 columns have symbolized 24 hours of a day. Temple is dedicated to the god of sun Mithra which is the only preserved building of the Armenian Hellenistic architecture. Visit to the “Symphony of the stones” in Garni gorge. Lunch in Garni. Departure to Geghard. The monastery of Geghard (4th century) is a unique architectural construction being partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. It is included in UNESCO World Heritage list. Degustation of traditional gata. Return to Yerevan. Free time. Overnight in Yerevan.|
|Day 4.||Breakfast. Departure to Sevan Lake. Sevan is the largest bodyof water in Armenia and the Caucasus region. The lake is situated at the altitude of around 2 km above sea level. Lunch at the restaurant at the shore of Lake Sevan. Visit to Sevanavanq monastery complex. The monastery is located on a peninsula at the northwestern shore of Lake Sevan. The monastery was founded in 874 by Princess Mariam, the daughter of Ashot I and the wife of Vasak Gabur. In the monastery has lived the Armenian king Ashot II the Iron. At the time he was struggling to free Armenia from Arab rule. Return to Yerevan. Overnight in Yerevan.|
|Day 5.||Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Departure.|