Welcome to Jermuk
Known throughout the country as the home of Jermuk mineral water, this upmarket spa town 2080m above sea level on the upper Arpa River is a popular vacation spot in summer due to its blissfully cool climate and in winter for its modest ski slopes. While here, many visitors take advantage of mineral-water treatments and hot springs – some of them very hot. The surrounding landscape is excellent for walks and... Read More
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10-Day Exploration of Armenia and Nagorno Kharabagh
Day 1: (D only)Arrival at Zvartnots International airport, pick up to your 3-star hotel (one of the best ranked hotels in Yerevan), and welcome dinner.Day 2: (B/L/D)After breakfast you will be taken to Garni pagan temple which is the only pagan temple remaining in Armenia, then afterwards is a visit to Gegard monastery, one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. Lunch will be at Geghard Gorge with a fantastic view and then back to the hotel in Yerevan.Day 3: (B/L/D) Breakfast at the hotel then a trip to Tsakhkadzor (Valley of Flowers), a very famous resort in the summer and winter. You'll then continue your trip to Sevan Lake, where you'll stay overnight in Sevan or Tsaghkadzor (a 4-star hotel)Day 4:(B/L/D) Breakfast at the hotel then to Noratus, which is the biggest crosstone yard (2500 Khachkars). Then onwards to Selim Qarvansaray. Lunch will be provided where you can relax on the river bank, then on to Jermuk (overnight in Jermuk in a 3-star hotel).Day 5: (B/L/D)After breakfast at the hotel, you will be taken to the Jermuk waterfall and water gallery, and afterwards move to Goris. Afterwards, you'll be travelling to the Old Goris caves at night (this is optional). At the end of the day, you'll be staying overnight in Goris in a 4-star hotel.Day 6:(B/L/D)After breakfast, you'll move on to one of the most exciting days of the tour. You'll visit Tatev monastery , which is the biggest monastery complex in Armenia; to get there, you'll use the longest cable car in the world. After lunch with a breathtaking view of Tatev Gorge, the group will continue to Nagorno Kharabagh. On the road, you will visit the city of Shoushi, the capital Stepanakert, and then to Vank village. Overnight will be at the 4-star hotel right at the mountain with clean fresh air and gorgeous views.Day 7:(B/L/D)In the morning enjoy a traditional village breakfast with natural products from the region. Then you'll visit one of the most beautiful monasteries, Gandzasar, that translated means a treasure mount and fully deserves its name. Then back to Goris for the overnight stay again. Day 8:(B/L/D) After breakfast, you'll travel to Noravank monastery and have lunch there at the monastery overlooking a view of the cliffs. Afterwards you'll be taken to Khor Virap and then back to the 3-star hotel in Yerevan.Day 9:(B/L/D)Free day in Yerevan to peruse the city at your leisure. Day 10: (B only)The tour program is over, and you'll be transported from the hotel to the airport. Please note: The tour includes breakfast, lunch and dinner (except on Days 1 and 10), plus hotel accommodation for the whole period.
16-Day Tour of All of Armenia
Day 1: Arrive at Zvartnots International airport. Transferred to 3* hotel. Evening Welcome Dinner at Armenian National Show. Day 2: Garni Pagan Temple and Geghard Monastery. Day 3: Visit Ejmiatsin Cathedral and Saint Hripsimé Church before moving to Zvartnots. Day 4: Visit Tsisternakaberd genocide memorial and Matenadaran manuscripts museum. Vernisaj for the afternoon. Day 5: Visit Amberd where you will see the Armenian Alphabet Monument, move to Stepanavan, Lori Berd and Stepanavan Dnepropark. Overnight in Stepanavan. Day 6: Visit Tumanyan Museum, Qobayr and the Haghpat Monastery. Overnight in Dilijan. Day 7: Visit Monastery Goshavanq and enjoy lunch at Parz Lich. Overnight in Tsaghkadzor. Day 8: Visit Tsaghkadzor Cable car before enjoying Tea/coffee in the mounts. Walk through the forest to Sevan Lake Sevanavanq. Overnight in Tsaghkadzor. Day 9: Visit Noratus and Selim Qarvansaray. Overnight at Jermuk. Day 10: Visit Jermuk waterfall and enjoy a massage. Lunch in Jermuk on the river bank. Visit Aters to see special cars (optional). Ride the Jermuk Cable road, have dinner in the mount. Overnight in Jermuk Day 11: Visit Shaqe waterfall, Halidzor. Lunch at Tatevatun, before taking the Tatev wings Cable Car to Tatev monastery. Overnight in Goris. Day 12: Trip to Khndzoresk moving bridge and caves. Return to Goris. Optional walking tour to Old Goris village at 21:00. Day 13: Noravanq monastery, lunch at Noravanq. In the afternoon visit Areni winery, then visit Khor Virap before going back to Yerevan. Day 14: Free day in Yerevan Day 15: 19:30 Faraway party at Havana restaurant before transferring to airport.
Discover Armenia in 4 Nights 5 Days
1st Day:Arrival Zvartnots International airport. You will be picked up and transferred to Hotel Areg, a 3-4* hotel and one of the best ranked hotels in Yerevan. In the evening you will enjoy a city tour, Yerevan by night. You will then be taken to an Armenian National Show where you will enjoy a welcome dinner.2nd Day:Day two will begin with breakfast before being taken to Garni Pagan Temple, Gegard Monastery. You will then have lunch at Geghard Gorge before moving on to view Ejmiatsin cathedral. Afterwards you will return to the hotel for dinner.3d Day:Enjoy breakfast, then visit Khor Virap and Areni Winery, where you can taste the local produce. Afterwards you will move onto Noravanq Monastery before having lunch at Noravank. After lunch visit Jermuk spa town before heading back to Yerevan for dinner.4th Day:On the fourth day have breakfast before visiting Sevan lake, Dilijan and Goshavanq Monastery. Relax at lunch in the forest restaurant, then continue onto Haghartsin monastery and return to Yerevan.5th Day:Transfer to airport