Day 1. Yerevan –Evening City tour
Arrival in Yerevan, at International airport “Zvartnots”. Meeting and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation and rest in the hotel.
Evening Yerevan City Tour with an English speaking guide. You will see the main landmarks of our amazing city : the statue of Mother Armenia which is located on a hill overlooking Yerevan, the Cascade, a nice square with modern sculptures by Bottero, you will walk along The Northern Avenue built with modern apartments and shops to the Main square – Republic Square full of bright lights. You will also see the Building of National Opera and Ballet Theatre. Then you can go to enjoy your evening in “Mezzo” Club where you will listen to jazz or other styles.
Return to the hotel.
Day 2. Garni
Breakfast at the hotel . After breakfast you will go to Garni village where you can see the only pagan temple Garni which was Armenian Kings’ summer residence. You will do jeeping in the gorge of Garni and admire the waking nature of Armenia in spring. The next point of our tour will be Hatis mountain. The elevation above sea level is 2528 metres.
On the back way in Garni village you can have lunch and a master -class of Armenian national bread lavash baking .
Return to Yerevan. Evening is free. You have a wide choice of clubs, pubs and kalyan lounges.
Day 3. Tatev and Devil’s Bridge – Jermuk
After breakfast a wonderful excursion is waiting for you. You will drive to Syunik region. On the way you can admire the famous red rocks and reach the “Wings of Tatev”, the longest reversible ropeway in the world (5752 m), recorded in the Guinness Book of Records. Twelve minutes of unforgettable flight above the ravine of the fierce Vorotan River! It is the most picturesque and impressive route to Tatev village. “Devil’s Bridge” located below Tatev, in the 500-meter Vorotan gorge, is one of Armenia’s natural wonders. Over the millennia, wind and water have created this wonder of nature, polishing and piercing the petrified lava. The width of this natural bridge is 60m, the length 30m. Close to the bridge it is possible to swim in the warm, salubrious springs, ringed by stalactites of marvelous colors.
The next destination after Tatev will be Jermuk. We are going to Vayotz Dzor region.
Jermuk is a mountain spa town in the southern Armenian province of Vayots Dzor Region (Marz). It was a popular destination during the Soviet era and nowadays is still famous for its hot springs and mineral water brands bottled in the town. It is attractive for its fresh air, waterfalls, artificial lakes, walking trails, the surrounding forests and mineral water pools.
The town is located at a height of 2080 meters above sea level, within the mountains of Vayots Dzor, among thick forests, on a plateau divided into two parts by the gorge of Arpa River, 170km south-east of Yerevan.
Overnight in Jermuk ,Hotel Hyatt Place Jermuk.
Day 4. Jermuk
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day in Jermuk. You can enjoy your time in picturesque landscape of this town.
In the afternoon you will return to Yerevan. Overnight in Yerevan .
Day 5. Lake Sevan
Breakfast at the hotel. The next spot of our program is the blue pearl of Armenia – Lake Sevan. This huge mountain lake which takes up 5% of Armenia’s surface area is about 2,000 meters above sea level. On a clear and sunny day, the water is often a deep turquoise color. The peninsula is the most popular place around Lake Sevan. In Sevan you can have a boat tour and then taste the delicious fresh fish from the lake .
After fresh air and good impressions you will return to Yerevan. We can advise you to have a good time in the hippodrome or to relax at “Arena” or “Play City” entertainment centers or in “Yans” or “Malkhas” Clubs.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Before departure you can visit the national fruit and vegetable market in Yerevan where you will taste delicious dried fruits. Transfer to the airport to your international flight.
The price includes:
* All transfers
* All excursions according to the program
* English speaking guide service(6 days)
* Accommodation in 5* hotels (5 nights, BB)
* Tickets for “Wings of Tatev” ropeway
* Entrance fee in Garni.
* Lavash Master- class
* Jeeping tour
The price does not includes:
* Entrance fees to clubs, entertainment centers and hippodrome
* Fee for boating tour in Sevan
* Lunches in Garni and Sevan