This tour is all about to get acquainted with spiritual centers in Lori Province. Get enthralled by the spectacular and divine ancient architecture, monasteries, churches and ruins that dates back to 10th century. Get a glimpse of modern city - Alaverdi and visit magnificent village Odzun. This tour gives full insight into rise of christianity in Armenia. Take self-guided time to observe architectural splendorous, khachkars (stone carved crosses) and nice frescoes. The tour is thoughtfully designed covering important sites of Lori province.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Horomayri Monastery, Odzun, Alaverdi, Lori ProvincePerched on a cliff-top Horomayr will remind you Bhutan’s Tiger’s nest. Get overwhelmed with the vastness surrounding nature and gigantic mountains.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kobayr Monastery, Dsegh, Lori ProvinceAfter lunch break in Odzun take a path to ruined monastery in Debed valley Kobayr. It stands out from other monasteries with it’s spectacular frescoes. Note: Car will park on the bottom and guests will take uphill path to the top via ladders approximately 800 meters.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sanahin Monastery, Alaverdi, Lori ProvinceHave a guided tour to Sanahin and Hghpat monasteries located in Debed gorge. Hear your guide for the story how the two monasteries are connected and their influence on Armenian history. Duration: 2 hours