Group Tour: Saghmosavank, Alphabet Alley, Amberd, sweet master class, Oshakan

Cultural & Theme Tours in Yerevan

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On this 7-8-hour tour you will visit Saghmosavank is a 13th-century Armenian monastic complex, unique due to its frescoes with biblical themes and the perfect harmony with environment: Mount Aragats and vertical cliffs of Kasakh gorge. Next up is the Alley of Letters that was built on the slopes of Mount Aragats in honor to the 1600th anniversary of the creation of Armenian alphabet. This monument is unique not only in Armenia, but all around the world. See Amberd, a fortress on the southern slope of Mount Aragats, founded in the 7th century. Enjoy a national sweets preparation and taste it. See Karmravor is a seven- century church the only one in Armenia with a red tile roof. Finally visit the village Oshakan which is one of the holy places in Armenia.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Hyur Service, Yerevanstarting and ending pointDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Saghmosavank Monastery, Artashavan, Aragatsotnsignificant view to the gorgeDuration: 40 minutesStop At: Armenian Alphabet Monument, Artashavan, Aragatsotnalphabet alleyDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Amberd Fortress, Byurakan, Aragatsotnhistorical fortressDuration: 1 hourStop At: Karmravor Church, Ashtarak, Aragatsotnsmall church with red cupolaDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Oshakan Cemetery, Oshakan, AragatsotnSt. Mesrop Mashtots tombDuration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional multilingual guide (English, Russian, Armenian)
  • Air-conditioned Transport
  • Fuel surcharge and parking fee
  • Light refreshments (water and cakes)
  • Hotel pickup (centrally located hotels only)
  • Surprises or winnings during the tour
  • Free WiFi
  • National sweet master-class

What’s not included

  • Hotel drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

Highlights

  • All entrance fees included
  • Snacks and Beverages included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
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