Welcome to Ijevan

Buses and marshrutky stop on the main highway. From the bus stand, walk over the bridge to reach the central square with its musical fountain. The shuka is in the streets north of the fountain, around a small church. There are plenty of banks with ATMs on Meliqbekyan St east of the central square.

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$29 Day Trips & Excursions

Tsaghkadzor, Kecharis Monastery, Dilijan and Lake Sevan From Yerevan

This 9-hour tour starts at 10am from the local operators head office in Yerevan. You will be driven to the North-Western part of Armenia for the first stop, Tsaghkadzor city, in the 'Valley of flowers'. This is considered to be one of the most popular winter resorts of Armenia, situated on the eastern slope of Teghenis Mountain, surrounded with virginal woods and alpine meadows. Moving on, pay a visit to the Kecharis monastery in the north-western part of Tsakhkadzor. Dating back to the 11th century, the monastery includes four churches and ruins of the mausoleum of Grigorius Pahlavuni. Make a short stop to admire the views over Sevan Lake, one of Europe's highest altitude fresh-water lakes, ringed by dramatic mountains.Continue to Dilijan town on the banks of the Aghstev River, where you'll enjoy a delicious Armenian-style lunch (own expense) at a local restaurant. Nearby, take a tour of the Goshavank monastery, founded by the famous medieval scientist Mkhitar Gosh.Next, continue to the Ijevan wine factory for a tour and tasting, before ending your tour at the magnificent Haghartsin monastery, situated in the woodlands of Tavush region.Your tour ends with drop-off in central Yerevan.

$890 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Tour of Armenia and Georgia

1st day: Arrival at Tbilisi international airport with included transfer to the hotel in Tbilisi. In the evening you'll be taken to Tbilisi Funicular to enjoy the fantastic view of the city while eating dinner. Afterwards, enjoy a walk on the Bridge of Peace and then back to the hotel.2nd day: After breakfast you'll be taken to Samebo cathedral, the biggest religious building in Georgia and southern Caucasus. After visiting, you'll head to Armenia with your overnight stay in Ijevan.3d day: After breakfast you'll be taken to Goshavank monastery complex and moving to Sevan lake. Lunch at the lake, and then the group will travel to Yerevan for the overnight stay (3* hotel).4th day: Breakfast at the hotel; afterwards you'll visit Yerevan's famous Konyak factory. Enjoy the shops (with possibility to buy), and then you'll visit the Tsitsernakaberd Genocide Museum. Lunch will be in the city, with free time after.5th day: After breakfast it'll be time for a day trip to Garni pagan temple, which is more then 2000 years old. After, you'll be taken to Geghard monastery complex. Enjoy the lunch at Geghard Gorge with a fantastic view, and then you'll head back to Yerevan. In the evening, dinner will be local Armenian cuisine, with Armenian national music.6th day: Enjoy the last breakfast in Yerevan and travel to the Northern part of Armenia. Visit to Haghpat and Odzun monasteries, and overnight in Alavaerdi (close to the Georgian border).7th day: After breakfast, the group will travel to Georgia. You'll get to visit the Narikala Fortress by a cable car. OIvernight stay will be in Tbilisi. 8th day: Transfer to Tbilisi International Airport.

$23 Day Trips & Excursions

Dilijan old town - National Dishes Master Class and Active Leisure in Yenokavan

Your tour starts at 9am with a pickup from your central hotel or a central meeting point in Yerevan. Then, drive into the north-eastern part of Armenia for the short stop in Dilijan which is a resort town with mild climate, fresh air in the northeast of Yerevan. It is famous for its amazing surroundings, called the "Armenian Switzerland" by the locals, due to the densely forested valleys and mountains with alpine meadows around. The warm sun, fresh air and natural spas have great healing influence on people. Dilijan is also rich in interesting architectural monuments. The old part of the city is excellent center for walking. Your next and last stop of the day is Yell Extreme Park. Surrounded by the picturesque forests of Ijevan, functioning in the area of Yenokavan (Lastiver) village, which is famous for its spectacular views of mountains and gorges, the park stands for a unique place of active rest. As numerous chances of spending nice time with family or friends one should pay a special attention to the cable park, the giant swing, paintball, mountain cycling, archery, rock climbing, paragliding, park of barriers, campaigns with jeeps, etc. “Yell extreme park” is irreplaceable also, for those, who love horse riding. More than 40 horses will accompany you through the foliage forests of Tavush. One of the most favorite things for the visitors of the entertainment complex is flight with zipline: the runway of the zipline is consisted of 5 runways, the length of the shortest one of which makes 150m, while the longest one is 750m. The height of the ropes is 200-300m. It takes around 1.5 hours to fly all the ropes. In May 2018, on the occasion of 100th anniversary of the first Republic of Armenia the world's longest ropeway is going to be opened here (2.7km), which will beat the record holder of Guinness – the “Monster” zipline (Puerto Rico).All the activities are chosen and paid separately at place.National dishes master classes and the lunch (own expense) will also be organized on spot having selected your preferred meal from four menu options beforehand.The departure from the park is foreseen at about 6 pm to conclude the tour with a drop-off back at the central meeting point in Yerevan.

$119 Transfers & Ground Transport

One way private Transfer Yerevan-Tbilisi

If you are  in Yerevan and need a trnasfer to Tbilisi , it's a perfect option to get a private transportation. Depending on your prefferance the road can pass by Lake Sevan-Dilijan-Ijevan-Bagratashen-Tbilisi or Stepanavan-Odzun-Bagratashen-Tbilsisi. You will be taken from your choosen location  in Yerevn and transfered to Tbilisi your picked up location The car offered for 1-5 person  is Nissan Serena The car offered for 6-18 person is Mersedes Sprinter . In a case of request lunch can be arranged on the way In the village Haghpat. 1-2 hours stop is possible on the way.In a case if you need a trnasfer to Tbilisi Airport be aware that the direct road will take 5-6 hours

Ijevan in detail