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Program Type

Private touring

Vehicle Type for Touring

Car or Small Van AC

Detailed Itinerary

Arrival in Yerevan. Transfer to the selected hotel. Overnight in Yerevan

Breakfast at the hotel. City tour in Yerevan will start with the panoramic view of the city and acquaintance with the Center of the city, Republic Square, Northern Avenue, the sightseeing of Opera and Ballet building, the Parliament and Residency of the President of Armenia, State University, Mother Armenia Monument, Sports & Concert Complex. A visit to Tsitsernakaberd - a Monument to the Armenian Genocide Victims, as well as the Genocide Victims’ Museum, commemorating the 1.5 million Armenians who perished during the first Genocide of the 20th century in the Western Armenia and in the territory of Ottoman Empire
Visit Cascade complex, which is considered the modern art center of Yerevan. Cascade is home to Cafesjan modern art museum. This place becomes even more charming in the evenings, when it is full of people, both locals and tourists from all over the world, enjoying the magic and the warmth of the capital. You will enjoy spending time in one of the cosy open-air cafes surrounded by beautiful sculptures, redolent flowers shining brightly with magic colours. It is also a popular place for open air concerts in summer season. A visit to one of the biggest and oldest mosques in Caucasus “Blue mosque”, which is situated in the heart of Yerevan city. Overnight in Yerevan.

Option 1 ~ Yerevan - Tsaghkadzor - Lake Sevan - Shopping in Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Tsaghkadzor (means “gorge of flowers”) town, the magical place of forested mountains. Short walking tour around the small town. Visit Kecharis monastery. Opportunity to go up to the mountain peaks by ropeway, where you will catch an unforgettable gorgeous panoramic view of this part of the world. Drive to Lake Sevan, one of the wonders in Armenia. This blue lake is one of the greatest high mountainous freshwater lakes of Eurasia. On a clear and sunny day, the water is often of a deep turquoise colour. Total surface of the lake is 940 km2 . Climb on peninsula, from where opens a fascinating and breathtaking view on Sevan Lake. Visit Sevanavank Monastery (9th century), which stands in its greatness on the peninsula, overlooking the lake for centuries. Drive back to Yerevan. Visit Fruit Market. A visit to Vernissage, an open-air exhibition-market. Drop to Dalma Garden, Yerevan Mall or Megamall for shopping. Overnight in Yerevan.

Option 2 ~ Yerevan - Carpet Factory - Garni - Geghard - Shopping in Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Armenian carpet factory with possibility to watch the production of the handmade rugs. The factory has a showroom where purchases are offered (shipping of rugs to your country is possible). Visit the only remaining Pagan temple in Armenia, devoted to the God of Sun – Myrth, in Garni. Photo stop at Charentc Arc. A visit to the ruins of Royal Palace and Royal bath-house nearby. Optional: Family hosted lunch in a private village house, with watching the preparation of “Lavash” (Armenian traditional flat bread baked in stone-make oven) by countryside Armenian ladies using the same ancient technology as hundreds of years before. Continue the tour to the uniquely caved Geghard monastery, which dates back to 12th -13th centuries, the name of which means “holy spear” in the honour of the long-preserved spear, the same spear that pierced the body of crucified Christ, which were brought here by Apostle Thaddeus. Drive back to Yerevan. Visit Fruit Market. A visit to Vernissage, an open-air exhibition-market. Drop to Dalma Garden, Yerevan Mall or Megamall for shopping. Overnight in Yerevan

Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to Zvartnots International Airport.

Inclusions
  • Accommodation (3 nights in Yerevan)
  • BB (breakfasts)
  • Transportation service per program
  • Guide service per program
  • Tsaghkadzor ropeway ticket fee (1st level and back) (only in case of Option 1)
  • Garni temple entry ticket fee (only in case of Option 2)
Exclusions

  • Air flight ticket
  • Insurance
  • Visa
  • Family hosted lunch in Garni (only in case of Option 2) – Rates available on Request
  • Meal supplement – Rates available on Request
  • Personal expenses and tips for guide and driver

Notes

Check-in at the hotels is 14:00/15:00, Check-out is 12:00.

Hotel Accommodations:

3+* Metropol Hotel / Royal Plaza Hotel

4* Holiday Inn Express Hotel

5* Radisson Blu Hotel

Trip Highlights

Yerevan - Tsaghkadzor - Lake Sevan - Shopping in Yerevan - Carpet Factory - Garni - Geghard

Departure Period

01 Mar, 2021 to 31 Oct, 2021
AUD 429 P P twin share
AUD 561 P P single

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