Winter Tour 6 DAYS
Day 1. Yerevan city tour- Garni- Geghard- Yerevan
Arrival in Yerevan Airport; transfer to the hotel to relax. City tour of Yerevan- (founded in the 8th century BC), by visiting the Republic Square, surrounded by the most beautiful buildings of the city- The Opera House, the Academy of Sciences, the Presidential Palace, the Parliament. Then continue to the Victory Park, where you can enjoy spectacular views of the city and the Mount Ararat, with the monument to the «Mother Armenia» and the Cascade.Lunch in Yerevan. Then departure to Geghard- the rock monastery (XII — XIII century), which is a unique architectural construction partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit to Garni with its fortress dating back to the 3rd century BC and a heathen dating back to the 1st century AD. Return to Yerevan. Dinner and overnight stay in Yerevan.
Day 2. Tsaghkadzor
Breakfast at the hotel, then transfer to Tsaghkadzor (“valley of flowers”), which is located at 1750 m above sea level and surrounded by alpine meadows; visit the monastery of Kecharis (11-13 cc). Dinner and overnight stay in Tsaghkadzor.
Days 3,4 Free Day
Day 5. Tsaghkadzor-Yerevan – Tsitsernakaberd- Echmiadzin
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Yerevan. Check in, then start the day by visiting Tsitsernakaberd Complex and Museum, which is a memorial dedicated to the victims of the Armenian Genocide; it is located on a hill overlooking Yerevan. Every year on April 24, thousands of Armenians gather here to remember the victims of the 1915 Armenian Genocide that took place in the Ottoman Empire. Then transfer to Echmiadzin, to the oldest state-built church in the world and the most important Holy Church of the Supreme Orthodox Authority of Armenia. Inside the main Church you can see a piece of Noah’s Ark, Visit to the 7th century churches of St. Hripsime and St. Gayane, both churches are from the oldest surviving churches in Armenia, and listed among UNESCO World Heritage sites. Then a visit to Zvartnots- the ruins of the ancient circular church, dating back to the 7th century. Return to Yerevan, dinner and overnight stay.
Day 6.Breakfast and free time in Yerevan.Regarding to your flight, transfer to the Airport for the final
299$ per person double/ twin room
The price includes:
Meeting and individual transfer from airport
Accommodation in chosen hotel
Individual excursion by program
Comfortable car with climate-control system
High-qualified guide service
Breakfasts at the hotel
Lunch and Dinner during 1, 2, 5 days
Welcome dinner in traditional restaurant
Individual transfer to airport
24-hour tourist support
The price doesn’t include: