Khor Virap Monastery, Etchmiadzin, Machanents tourism and art, Zvartnots

Day Trips & Excursions in Armenia

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This one - day tour will give you an opportunity to visit two saint places in Armenia, enjoy the birthtaking view to the Mount Ararat from the closest point to it in Armenia.
During this one - day tour you will visit Khor Virap, one of the three holy places in Armenia and the closest point to the mount Ararat. The notability as a monastery and pilgrimage site of the monastery is attributed to the fact that Gregory the Illuminator was imprisoned here for 13 years, holy city Etchmiadzin, where the Mother Cathedral, St. Gayane, St. Hripsime churches are located. We will also visit Machanents tourism and art which offers green hospitality, master classes, cultural entertainment, souvenir shop, etc. Thus, the list of the places you will visit: 1. Khor Virap Monastery 2. St. Gayane Church 3. St. Hripsime Church 4. Etchmiadzin Cathedral 5. Zvartnots Cathedral 6. Machanents tourism and art

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks