City Trips and Tours
Arrival to Yerevan, meeting at Zvartnots International Airport with representative waiting for you in the arrival hall. Transfer to the hotel and leisure time. Overnight in Yerevan.
Breakfast in the hotel. After breakfast, you will visit Matenadaran - Institute of ancient manuscripts. Panoramic tour of the capital of Armenia. We will see the Abovian Street – one of the oldest and well-known streets of the capital, the Republic Square, Northern Avenue, the National Opera and Ballet Theatre, cultural - architectural complex Cascade, Baghramyan Ave, etc. Continue to Victory Park to see the statue of "Mother Armenia". Visit Megerian Carpet Factory, where you will take a tour and you will get acquainted with Armenian carpet history and technique. Overnight in Yerevan.
Breakfast in the hotel. Tour to the only survived Armenian pagan temple of Garni - the only Hellenistic temple extant in the region. Inspect the "Temple of the Sun" and the ancient royal baths, situated on the edge of the picturesque valley. Photo stop near The Arche of Charents where one can enjoy the beautiful view of Mount Ararat. Enjoy the master class of traditional baking ceremony of Armenian bread Lavash. Later continue to medieval Geghard monastery complex (UNESCO; 5-13th century). Here also you will have master class of baking and tasting Armenian national bread "Lavash". While you are in Armenia, you have to visit Lake Sevan. Ancient relict Sevan Lake – “The Jewel of Armenia” or the “Geghama Sea” is one of the largest high-mountainous fresh water lakes in the world and the main attraction not only Gekarkunik, but whole Armenia. This nature's wonder is located in the very middle of Armenian highland in a huge mountain bowl framed with picturesque peaks at the height of 1,900 m. Return to Yerevan. Overnight in Yerevan.
Breakfast in the hotel. After breakfast, you can visit Yerevan’s Flea Market, which is probably one of the best open-air markets in world. It is called VERNISSAGE (varnishing, from French) — a term used for a preview of an art exhibition. A visit to the market could be a full day excursion on a beautiful weekend day. It is bargain hunters’ heaven. Overnight in Yerevan.
Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast transfer to the airport for departure.