Your 10-Day Exclusive Customized Trip to Armenia

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OverviewTravel through history and beauty of an ancient land during this 10-Day Exclusive Customized Trip in Armenia, designed on one hand to explore, on the other hand to enjoy the trip at its best. Discover and enjoy this fantastic country together with your personal tour guide!
Day 1ArrivalYour private journey begins right from ZVARTNOTS International Airport, Yerevan, where your personal guide and driver meet you and take you to your first trip to your hotel in Dilijan to stay overnight.Day 2Dilijan - Lori - HaghpatAfter a short city-tour then take a beautiful trip to Lori with stops on the road to marvel the scenery of Lori Plateau and Debed Canyon.Then you’ll visit 5th century Odzun Church․ Lunch. After lunch you’ll continue your way to Akhtala Fortress and Church with unique frescoes. Travel to Haghpat for an overnight stay.Day 3Haghpat - Alaverdi - Sanahin - GyumriVisit the Haghpat Monastery Complex. Travel to Alaverdi, have a city-tour and continue to Sanahin, famous university once and monastery. Lunch. Visit famous Mikoyan brothers museum, Soviet-era politician and aeroplane constructor. Then travel to Gyumri. Dinner. Overnight in Gyumri.Day 4Gyumri - Mount AragatzAfter a city-tour in Gyumr you'll travel to the Mount Aragatz to visit Amberd fortress, Lake Qari, on the top of the crater 3100 metres above sea level and later in the evening, you’ll visit Byurakan observatory for stargazing. Overnight at the hotel.Day 5 Ejmiatzin - AreniCheckout and travel to Ejmiatzin. After the excursion take a trip to Khor Virap. Continue to Areni, have lunch, drink wine, visit the oldest winery in the world in Areni Cave and continue to Yeghegis to stay overnight. Dinner at the hotel.Day 6Yeghegis - Noravank - TatevCheckout and visit Noravank, a masterpiece of medieval Armenian architecture. Travel to Qarahunj, prehistoric observatory. Continue your way to Tatev to have lunch and fly on the Wings Of Tatev, reversible aerial tramway. Continue to Goris. Dinner and overnight.Day 7Tatev - Ukhtasar - SisianAfter checkout travel to another fantastic prehistoric site Ukhtasar to marvel ancient petroglyphs on the elevation of about 3200 metres above sea level on special off-road cars.* Dinner. Overnight in Sisian.Day 8Sisian - Noraduz - YerevanTravel to Yerevan taking the legendary silk road and stop at a 14th century caravanserai on the splendid Vardenyats Pass. Then continue your way to Noraduz, with about 800 khachqars. Travel along the western shore of Lake Sevan. Arrive to Yerevan, check in to the hotel. City-tour. Dinner at a restaurant. Overnight in Yerevan.Day 9Yerevan-GarniVisit the Matenadaran, Garni Temple, Ararat Brandy factory, the atmospheric Megerian Carpet. Day 10DepartureFree day in Yerevan. Transfer to the airport.

What’s included

  • High-class hotel accommodation for 9 nights
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Food tasting
  • Snacks
  • Wine tasting
  • Dinner - 3-course dinner
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Hotel/port pickup
  • Hotel/port drop-off
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities