Visit Ancient Armenia

5 days   /4 nights

Diversity of historical  monuments,  majestic  view  of biblical Ararat,  the only preserved pagan temple of Garni,  a lot of monasteries and buildings from UNESCO world heritage list,  unforgettable sights of beautiful nature!

All of these in one tour round Armenia -the first Christian country!




Day 1: Yerevan

Arrival at the international airport Zvartnots. You will be met by our English-speaking   guide and transferred to the hotel. Check-in and accommodation in the hotel. Then you will have a city tour around Yerevan. You  will see all the beautiful sightseeing in Yerevan: the main square of the country –Republic Square, the building of National Opera and Ballet theater, the Swan lake near the Opera House, the architectural complex of Cascade. Then you will go to the Statue of Mother Armenia situated in the Victory Park. From the observation deck a stunningly beautiful view opens over Yerevan.

Return to the hotel. Our guide will give you  some tips where to eat and to go in the evenings. Overnight in Yerevan.Ереван, Каскад

Day 2: Yerevan – Garni – Geghard – Yerevan

In the morning after breakfast you will see one of the most ancient buildings in Armenia. It is the only preserved pagan temple on the territory of Armenia, Garni temple,  situated in the gorge and surrounded with picturesque mountains. You can have lunch in    Garni and taste Armenian  national dishes.

In Garni you will have a master-class  of lavash (Armenian national bread) baking.

Then you will visit a monastery complex of Geghard which is listed in the World human heritage by UNESCO.

Return to Yerevan,  then an excursion  with tasting best sorts of Armenian brandy   in ” Ararat ” brandy factory. Return to the hotel. Free evening in Yerevan.

Day 3: Sevan –Dilijan – Hagartsin – Yerevan

In the morning after breakfast you  will visit Sevan peninsula and Sevanavank monastery.You will see the Lake in its unique beauty. Lunch in Sevan. Don’t miss a chance of tasting fish from the lake. Then you will go to Dilijan where you will have a city tour in Old Diliijan and  visit Hagartsin monastery.

Return to Yerevan, to the hotel. Overnight in Yerevan.


Day 4: Echmiadzin –  Zvartnots – Yerevan
You will visit the spiritual and administrative center of  Echmiadzin  which is  one of the historic capitals of Armenia and the main religious center of the Armenian people with the Etchmiadzin Cathedral, the most important Armenian Apostolic church. Besides the Cathedral you will visit St.Gayane , St.Ripsime   churches.Lunch in Echmiadzin at ”Machanents ”cultural center.

On the way back –another object from UNESCO  heritage list – the ruins  of Zvartnots cathedral.  Overnight in Yerevan.

Day 5:

Before transfer to the airport to your flight home you will have a walking tour in Vernissage, a craftsmen open –air fair, where you can buy  various souvenirs.



What is the price of the tour?

  • All the transfers according to the program inc. airport – hotel – airport
  • Accommodation in 3*/4* hotels (4 n.)
  • English speaking guide service
  • Entrance tickets to Garni, Zvartnots, Echmiadzin
  • Brandy tasting in ”Ararat” brandy factory
  • Lavash baking master – class
  • Meals (full board: breakfast, lunch, dinner)



Additional information

1-5 persons

$ 520