PANORAMIC ROUNDTRIP TOUR IN ARMENIA
All the regions of Armenia are characterized by their traditions and customs. In order to feel the features of each region, you must be there.
Welcome to Armenia!
|Day 1.||Arrival in Yerevan. Transfer to the hotel in Tsaghkadzor. Visit of the monastery Kecharis in Tsaghkadzor. The monastery complex was founded in the 11-13th centuries. The complex consists of 4 churches and 2 chapels, one of which has been served as the burial vault of the Armenian prince, linguist, scholar and founder of the monastery, Grigor Magistros Pahlavuni. Overnight in Tsaghkadzor.|
|Day 2.||Breakfast in Tsaghkadzor. Departure to Sevan. Visit of Sevan monastery, founded in 874. Departure to Dilijan, visit of Haghartsin monastery, founded in the 10-13th centuries. Departure to Yenokavan. Overnight in Apaga Resort.|
|Day 3.||Breakfast in Apaga Resort. The active leisure club «Apaga Resort» is located near Dilijan National Park, 1370 m above the sea level, 10 km from the town Ijevan. One can here enjoy the meadows, forests and the canyon of the river Khachaghbyur. There are rocks, caves and waterfalls nearby.
During the whole year 40 horses guarantee unforgettable moments of horse riding and hiking. Overnight in Apaga Resort.
|Day 4.||Breakfast in Apaga resort. Departure to Haghpat monastery from the 10th century. The complex consists of the church of Holy Mother of God, founded in 1025, the church of Surb Nishan and a scriptorium. In the end of the 18th century the famous ashik Sayat Nova has lived here. Not far from the Haghpat monastery is located the Sanahain monastery, founded in 966. The both monasteries are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The Sanahin monastery consists of the churches of Holy Mother of God and Surb Amenaprkich. Departure to Vanadzor. Overnight in Vanadzor.
|Day 5.||Breakfast in Vanadzor. Departure to Gyumri. The second largest city in Armenia is located nearly on the Turkish border. Gyumri is an old city and is famous with its long history, a history of war. Return to Yerevan. Overnight in Yerevan.|
|Day 6.||Breakfast. Free day in Yerevan.|
|Day 7.||Breakfast. City tour in Yerevan: visit to National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet, Cascade, Swan Lake, Northern Avenue, Institute of ancient manuscripts – Matenadaran. Overnight in Yerevan.|
|Day 8.||Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Departure.|