Highlights of Armenia

Package Name: Highlights of Armenia
Package Country:
Armenia
Package Duration: 4 nights/5 days
Package Validity: 13-May-2022 to 31-Dec-2022
Package Price: 2599 Per Person
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Sightseeing Tour required:
  • Day 1: Departure for Yerevan. Arrival. Meet and Greet. Transfer to hotel. Relax                                
  • Day 2: Yerevan, ancient city and the capital of Armenia. Night walk in the city                                           
  • Day 3: Lake Sevan and Valley “Symphony of Stones”                                                                               
  • Day 4: In the Shadow of Mt. Ararat                                                                                                              
  • Day 5: Departure


Inclusions

Day 1: Departure for Yerevan  

Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Relax. Overnight in hotel.

Day 2: Yerevan, ancient city and the capital of Armenia 

Yerevan, the capital of the Republic of Armenia is a lively metropolis with an ancient history dating back to 782 BC. Yerevan is located in a valley surrounded by hills. At the south-west part it overlooks the Ararat plain dominated by Mount Ararat covered with perennial snows. Visit to the main monuments of Yerevan (walking tour) Republic Square, Opera Square, the Northern Avenue, Abovyan street with the “Armenian Belle Epoque” buildings, Cascade square with its Contemporary Art Centre. Visit to Matenadaran: a museum and research centre where about 18,000 ancient manuscripts are kept. Free afternoon with a visit to the Vernissage, a colorful and lively local craft market. Night walk of the city stopping and admiring the musical Fountains, destination of walks and place of evening shows. The fountain forms water choreography synchronized with the music. Overnight in hotel.

Option: 

While you are in Yerevan we strongly advise you “WINE & GRAPES SPA” CENTER for couples especially, the first and unique spa center in Yerevan. The grape and wine SPA shall give you an opportunity to feel the magic strength of the Ararat valley sweet grape. The wine bathing, steaming, skin peeling with the grape seeds and fresh blend, the massage with the grape oil and too many procedures shall take you to another world of Edem. You will taste the grape honey juice and wine made of it, which is a Divine drink.

Day 3: Lake Sevan “The Pearl of Armenia” and Valley “Symphony of Stones”

After breakfast we will departure for the Kotayk region where we will visit the pagan temple of Garni, an ionic temple built in the Hellenistic period (77 AD) on a triangular promontory surrounded by deep gorges. Descent in the Garni Canyon which is a place particularly known for its formations of basalt columns called the "Symphony of the stones". We will visit Geghard (UNESCO), a 13th century rock-carved monastery. The name indicates the spear that pierced the side of Christ, a relic that was kept for a long time in this monastery, now the it is exhibited in the museum of Etchmiatsin. We will continue towards Lake Sevan, the Pearl of Armenia and also one of the largest high altitude lakes in the world. Coffee or tea break with tasting the Armenian sweet “Gata or Pakhlava”. We will visit the peninsula of Sevan from where there is also a beautiful panorama of the lake. Before returning to Yerevan, a boat trip on the shimmering waters of Lake Sevan.  Return to Yerevan. Overnight in a hotel in Yerevan.

Day 4: In the Shadow of Mt. Ararat, the Noah’s Ark Mount 

After breakfast we will departure towards the Ararat region to visit the monastery of Khor Virap, a place particularly dear to Armenians. Its name, which means "deep pit", indicates the place where Saint Gregory the Illuminator was held prisoner for many years, hence not only the liberation of the saint but also the Armenian king’s conversion to Christianity and the consequent Christianization of Armenia. Beyond for its historical importance, this place is an indispensable destination because from the top of its walls you can enjoy one of the most beautiful views of Ararat, the mountain where biblical tradition tells Noah's Ark stopped after the Great Flood. After Khor Virap we will return to Yerevan and visit to the Museum and Memorial of the victims of the Armenian genocide. Afterwards free time in the dried fruit and spices market, a world where you can get intoxicated with the magic of colors and perfumes. Overnight in Yerevan.


Day 5: Departure


After breakfast transfer to the airport. Check-in and departure.

Exclusions

The Price includes:
  • Transportation for the whole trip depending on the program
  • Transfer to and from the airport
  • Accommodation - 4 x nights in Yerevan in a hotel 3*, 4*, 4*+ or 5*
  • Meals: 4 x breakfasts
  • Water in the car and minibus (1 bottle (½ liter) per person a day)
  • Entrance fees to museums and sites
  • Boat trip on Lake Sevan
  • Coffee or tea break on lake Sevan
  • Tipping to restaurant waiters and hotel concierges
  • Map/Brochure about Armenia
  • Gift at the end of journey
The Price Excludes:
  • Extra charges
  • FB (Full board)
  • Tips for the guide and for the driver
  • What is not mentioned in the "The price includes".

Terms And Conditions
  • All above prices are per person, based on twin sharing basis.
  • All Packages doesn't include visa charges, items of personal nature like telephone bills, tips, porter age or any items not mentioned in the "Package Inclusion".
  • Packages & Prices Subject to change without prior notice.
  • Seasonal Surcharge applies.
  • Single supplements available.
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