Trekking - ARMENIA / 7 days

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Tour description

It’s a pleasure to welcome to Silk Road Armenia Travel Agency.Trekking and walking tours are unmatched pleasures. When the nature embraces you with its boundless freedom you feel perfection of the creation. Treat yourself with the mountainous fresh air, unparalleled beauty and inaccessible eminence of Armenian mountains. You deserve that!

ItineraryDay 1: ArrivalStop At: Yerevan Cascade, YerevanArrival at the Zvartnoc airport and transfer to the hotel.Duration: 30 minutesNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: overnight at 3* HotelDay 2: Yerevan - Garni - Havuts Tar - Geghard - Yerevan Stop At: Garni Temple, Garni, Kotayk ProvinceBreakfast. Departure for Garni and visit of this center of Hellenistic and Roman culture and ancient residence of the Armenian royals of the Arshakuni dynasty; we will visit the Temple dedicated to the God of Sun, the remains of the wall of the third century BC and the Roman Baths. Trekking to the monastery of Havuts Tar. Visit a local house where you can have the opportunity to see and participate in the preparation of the “Lavash” Armenian bread. Continue to the Geghard Monastery named after the spear that pierced the body of Christ, located in a very spectacular deep canyon: half built into the rock, dates back to the fourth century, according to tradition. Dinner in the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel. (B/L/D)(trekking distance – 9 km)Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours)Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel Day 3: Yerevan - Artabuyk - Smbataberd - Tsakhac qar - YeghegisStop At: Smbataberd Fortress, Yeghegis, Vayots Dzor ProvinceBreakfast. Departure for the village Artabuyk. Trekking to the fortress of Smbaraberd and Tsakhac qar (packed lunch) - Eghegis Dinner and departure to Eghegis. (B/L/D)(trekking distance – 10km)Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours)Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel Day 4: Yeghegis - Armaghan - Sevan - DilijanStop At: Lake Sevan, Lake Sevan, Gegharkunik ProvinceBreakfast. Departure to Lake Sevan via the Vardenyanc pass (2410m). Visit to the Orbelyan caravanserai of 14th century. Departure towards the Medina village and from here climb to Mount Armaghan (2821m, 2-2.5 hours). Packed lunch on the top of the mountain. Descent departure to the peninsula of Sevan, visit the monasteries of Sevan. Dinner and overnight in Dilijan. (B/L/D)(trekking distance – 2821 m)Trekking duration- 2-2.5 hours)Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Dinner • LunchAccommodation included: overnight at 3* HotelDay 5: Dilijan - Lake Parz - Goshavank - Lake Gosh - ByurakanStop At: Lake Parz, Dilijan, Tavush ProvinceBreakfast. Departure for Lake Parz. Trekking from Lake Parz to Lake Gosh. On the way visit also the monastery of Goshavank. Lunch. Departure for Byurakan. Dinner and overnight in Byurakan. (B/L/D)(trekking distance – 10km)Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours)Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel Day 6: Byurakan - Aragats - YerevanStop At: Byurakan Church, Byurakan, AragatsotnBreakfast. Ascent to the summit South of Mount Aragats (3879m). Packed lunch. Descent towards lake Kari. Return to Yerevan. Dinner in the restaurant. Overnight in Yerevan. (B/L/D)(trekking distance – 10km)Trekking duration- 4-5 hours)Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel Day 7: Departure Stop At: Yerevan Cascade, YerevanBreakfast. Transfer to the airport.Duration: 30 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

What's included

  • 6x Breakfast
  • 5x Dinner
  • 5x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 6 nights
  • Double-bed accommodation in hotels
  • Car and private driver
  • English speaking trekking guide
  • English speaking guide during cultural tours
  • All transfers
  • Full board meals / 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
  • All excursions and entrances to monuments as indicated in the program
  • One bottle of water per day per person
  • Entry/Admission - Yerevan Cascade
  • Entry/Admission - Garni Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Smbataberd Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Sevan
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Parz
  • Entry/Admission - Byurakan Church
  • Entry/Admission - Yerevan Cascade

What's not included

  • Travel insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Air tickets
  • Mancie for guides and drivers
  • Out-of-program visits

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1: Arrival Stop At: Yerevan Cascade, Yerevan Arrival at the Zvartnoc airport and transfer to the hotel. Duration: 30 minutes No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 2: Day 2: Yerevan - Garni - Havuts Tar - Geghard - Yerevan Stop At: Garni Temple, Garni, Kotayk Province Breakfast. Departure for Garni and visit of this center of Hellenistic and Roman culture and ancient residence of the Armenian royals of the Arshakuni dynasty; we will visit the Temple dedicated to the God of Sun, the remains of the wall of the third century BC and the Roman Baths. Trekking to the monastery of Havuts Tar. Visit a local house where you can have the opportunity to see and participate in the preparation of the “Lavash” Armenian bread. Continue to the Geghard Monastery named after the spear that pierced the body of Christ, located in a very spectacular deep canyon: half built into the rock, dates back to the fourth century, according to tradition. Dinner in the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel. (B/L/D) (trekking distance – 9 km) Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours) Duration: 6 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 3: Day 3: Yerevan - Artabuyk - Smbataberd - Tsakhac qar - Yeghegis Stop At: Smbataberd Fortress, Yeghegis, Vayots Dzor Province Breakfast. Departure for the village Artabuyk. Trekking to the fortress of Smbaraberd and Tsakhac qar (packed lunch) - Eghegis Dinner and departure to Eghegis. (B/L/D) (trekking distance – 10km) Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours) Duration: 6 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 4: Day 4: Yeghegis - Armaghan - Sevan - Dilijan Stop At: Lake Sevan, Lake Sevan, Gegharkunik Province Breakfast. Departure to Lake Sevan via the Vardenyanc pass (2410m). Visit to the Orbelyan caravanserai of 14th century. Departure towards the Medina village and from here climb to Mount Armaghan (2821m, 2-2.5 hours). Packed lunch on the top of the mountain. Descent departure to the peninsula of Sevan, visit the monasteries of Sevan. Dinner and overnight in Dilijan. (B/L/D) (trekking distance – 2821 m) Trekking duration- 2-2.5 hours) Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner • Lunch Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 5: Day 5: Dilijan - Lake Parz - Goshavank - Lake Gosh - Byurakan Stop At: Lake Parz, Dilijan, Tavush Province Breakfast. Departure for Lake Parz. Trekking from Lake Parz to Lake Gosh. On the way visit also the monastery of Goshavank. Lunch. Departure for Byurakan. Dinner and overnight in Byurakan. (B/L/D) (trekking distance – 10km) Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours) Duration: 5 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 6: Day 6: Byurakan - Aragats - Yerevan Stop At: Byurakan Church, Byurakan, Aragatsotn Breakfast. Ascent to the summit South of Mount Aragats (3879m). Packed lunch. Descent towards lake Kari. Return to Yerevan. Dinner in the restaurant. Overnight in Yerevan. (B/L/D) (trekking distance – 10km) Trekking duration- 4-5 hours) Duration: 6 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight at 3* Hotel

Day 7: Day 7: Departure Stop At: Yerevan Cascade, Yerevan Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Duration: 30 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast No accommodation included on this day.