Start in Yerevan and end in Aragats! With the hiking & trekking tour Explore Armenia by Foot, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Yerevan, Armenia and 9 other destinations in Armenia. Explore Armenia by Foot is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more. Evergreen Travel - Your tour operator in Armenia! Chose the tour to Armenia which you like best and ask quotation on tour. When choosing hiking trip to Armenia bare in mind you visit to the most hidden corners of country, walk through endless trails of high mountains and lash forests. We included in this tour unforgettable hike to the highest peak of Armenia Mount Arargats (4090 m).
Day 1 : Arrival in Yerevan, transfer to hotel City tour in Yerevan Visit to Armenia History Museum is fascinating Journey through the rich pages of Armenian History Drive to Geghard Cave Monastery, partly carved in pure rocks Drive to Garni Pagan Temple only preserved example of Hellenistic architecture in the Caucasus.
Day 2 : Visit Areni wine market where youll have a chance to taste one of famous wines in Armenia Drive to Noravank Monastery through the deep narrow canyon surrounded with red rocks Hike to medieval well preserved fortress of King Smbat at 1950 m above sea Continue hiking to Tsakhats Kar Monastery is another highlight of this trip at 2080 m above sea.
Day 3 : Walk along the Great Silk Road, stare at one of well-preserved caravansary on it Drive to Lake Sevan, admire one of the highest freshwater lakes in the world at 2000 m above sea.
Day 4 : Hike in Dilijan National Park in stunning forest trail from Crystal Lake to Goshavank Monastery Enjoy evening in Dilijan, a cozy town that captures the spirit of rural Armenia Observe local women weaving carpets at Tufenkian Carpet Showroom.
Day 5 : Drive to Gomer village Hike to Lastiver waterfall and cave through wonderful forested and the most unspoiled area of Armenia.
Day 6 : Hike through village trail from Haghpat to Sanahin Monastery complexes (UNESCO World Heritage Sites) Explore formidable Kayan fortress and enjoy the best viewpoints over dramatic Debed gorge Drive to Odzun Village where Odzun 3 nave basilica is located.
Day 7 : Drive to Amberd Medieval Fortress of 12th century at 2300 m. above sea Start hiking from the Stone Lake on the slope of mount Aragats to the Southern Peak of Aragats Mountain at 3890 m above sea Visit Saghmosavank perched on the edge of picturesque Kasakh Gorge.
Day 8 : Transfer to airport, departure.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
Followings are not included in tour: