ARMENIA - Weekend tour / 4 days

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Tour description

It’s a pleasure to welcome to Silk Road Armenia Travel Agency. These 4 days Tour can give you an opportunity to explore the small, but very important and amazing parts of Armenia. You have an opportunity to see Yerevan at night which is full of fun and joy. From historical part you will see the main heritage of Armenia such as Echmiatsin cathedral, Zvartnots temple,and from cultural part you will visit museums, such as Armenian historical museum, which includes National Gallery of Armenia, also Matenadaran. On third day you will see Garni and Geghard which are listed on UNESCO World Heritage list.

ItineraryDay 1: Arrival and Evening tour in Yerevan Stop At: Cafesjian Center for the Arts, YerevanArrival at Zvartnoc International airport and transfer to the hotel.We will do small city tour, trying to show the little part of our bright city.We will visit Cascade park, which has a giant stairway made of limestone. Inside Cascade there are seven escalators that rise along the length of the complex. There are number of cafes and restaurants on both sides of the Cascade , so you will have the opportunity to taste delicious food of Armenia and relax. Next step will be Republic Square, which is the heart of our city and here you will enjoy the dance of singing fountains. Overnight in Yerevan.Duration: 3 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: overnight at 3* HotelDay 2: Yerevan / city tour / - Echmiatsin - Zvarnots Stop At: The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, Vagharshapat, Armavir ProvinceBreakfast in the hotel.First we will go to Armenian historical museum which has 400,000 of national collection. Next museum which will fascinate you with its ancient and unusual collection of beautiful, priceless books is Matenadaran. To have better opinion about Armenian history we should visit Genocide Memorial known as Tsitsernakaberd. We will visit the Churches of Echmiatsin and archeological sites of Zvartnots Temple. These sites are listed on UNESCO World Heritage list. Here we will enjoy the fantastic concert by the choir, which will be organized by our company for your group. We will enjoy the music of Classical Armenian Music of world famous composers. Our next step is the spiritual centre of Armenia: Echmiatsin. The Cathedral of Echmiatsin, founded in 303, is the official residence of the Catholicos of Armenia. Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight at 3* HotelDay 3: Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Lake SevanStop At: Garni Temple, Garni, Kotayk ProvinceBreakfast in the hotel.We will take trip to Garni which is the only standing Greco-Roman colonnaded building in Armenia and the former Soviet Union. An Ionic pagan temple located in the village of Garni is the best-known structure and symbol of pre-Christian Armenia. After we will go to Geghard. This is a medieval monastery in Armenia, partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site with enhanced protection status. Later we will have a cruise in Lake Sevan and take the chance to admire the beauty of blue pearl of Armenian highland. Back and overnight in Yerevan.Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: overnight at 3* HotelDay 4: DepartureStop At: Cafesjian Center for the Arts, YerevanLight breakfast. Depature Duration: 30 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

What's included

  • 2x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • Accomodation in hotels in DBL rooms / 3 nights
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • AC Transportation / 2-4 pax- Mini van, 5-13 pax- Mercedes Sprinter, 14-20 pax, Mercedes Atego
  • All entrance fees to monuments mentioned in the program
  • A bottle of water per day per person
  • Map
  • Entry/Admission - Cafesjian Center for the Arts
  • Entry/Admission - The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
  • Entry/Admission - Garni Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Cafesjian Center for the Arts

What's not included

  • Travel insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Air Tickets
  • Visits outside the program
  • Other meals not mentioned in the program

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1: Arrival and Evening tour in Yerevan Stop At: Cafesjian Center for the Arts, Yerevan Arrival at Zvartnoc International airport and transfer to the hotel. We will do small city tour, trying to show the little part of our bright city. We will visit Cascade park, which has a giant stairway made of limestone. Inside Cascade there are seven escalators that rise along the length of the complex. There are number of cafes and restaurants on both sides of the Cascade , so you will have the opportunity to taste delicious food of Armenia and relax. Next step will be Republic Square, which is the heart of our city and here you will enjoy the dance of singing fountains. Overnight in Yerevan. Duration: 3 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 2: Day 2: Yerevan / city tour / - Echmiatsin - Zvarnots Stop At: The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, Vagharshapat, Armavir Province Breakfast in the hotel. First we will go to Armenian historical museum which has 400,000 of national collection. Next museum which will fascinate you with its ancient and unusual collection of beautiful, priceless books is Matenadaran. To have better opinion about Armenian history we should visit Genocide Memorial known as Tsitsernakaberd. We will visit the Churches of Echmiatsin and archeological sites of Zvartnots Temple. These sites are listed on UNESCO World Heritage list. Here we will enjoy the fantastic concert by the choir, which will be organized by our company for your group. We will enjoy the music of Classical Armenian Music of world famous composers. Our next step is the spiritual centre of Armenia: Echmiatsin. The Cathedral of Echmiatsin, founded in 303, is the official residence of the Catholicos of Armenia. Duration: 5 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 3: Day 3: Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Lake Sevan Stop At: Garni Temple, Garni, Kotayk Province Breakfast in the hotel. We will take trip to Garni which is the only standing Greco-Roman colonnaded building in Armenia and the former Soviet Union. An Ionic pagan temple located in the village of Garni is the best-known structure and symbol of pre-Christian Armenia. After we will go to Geghard. This is a medieval monastery in Armenia, partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site with enhanced protection status. Later we will have a cruise in Lake Sevan and take the chance to admire the beauty of blue pearl of Armenian highland. Back and overnight in Yerevan. Duration: 5 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 4: Day 4: Departure Stop At: Cafesjian Center for the Arts, Yerevan Light breakfast. Depature Duration: 30 minutes No meals included on this day. No accommodation included on this day.