Armenia is one of the oldest countries in the world with a recorded history of about 3500 years, yet you can discover the little part of Armenia's history, culture and sightseeings in this weekend tour and we will ensure you that you will come back for a long trip. So, let's get started! Start and end in Yerevan! With the discovery tour Weekend Tour in Armenia (9 Landmarks), you have a 4 day tour package taking you from Yerevan, Armenia and 7 other destinations in Armenia. Weekend Tour in Armenia (9 Landmarks) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
Day 1 : Arrival
Arrival at Zvartnots International Airport. Transfer to the hotel, check in. Leisure time.
Day 2 : Yerevan - Khor Virap - Areni - Noravank - Halidzor
After breakfast depart to Khor Virap Monastery. The monastery location gives the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful view of the biblical Ararat Mountain. On the way to Noravank we will stop in Areni village which is famous for its variety of wines. Our next stop is Bird Cave (Areni 1) located near the tributary of the Arpa River. After having a delicious lunch in a beautifully designed tavern where you can have a wine degustation, drink homemade wine and eat traditional Armenian food we’ll visit a 13th-century Armenian Monastery Noravank. Departure to the panoramic village Halidzor, check in at the hotel and overnight.
Day 3 : Halidzor - Tatev - Khndzoresk - Lake Sevan
After breakfast depart to Tatev region where you will take the longest aerial tramway in the world – Wings of Tatev (5.1 lengths). During the ride, you will enjoy breathtaking views above Vorotan gorge and once at the top you will get to Tatev Monastery complex (UNESCO World Heritage). Proceed to Khndzoresk village. After having lunch visit “Swinging Bridge”, built using nothing more than local funds and labor in 2012 and which shakes with every footstep. Enjoy Lake Sevan, “Blue Pearl of Armenia", one of the largest high-mountainous freshwater lakes in the world. Then visit the 9th - century monastery complex –Sevanavank located on Sevan peninsula. Fish lunch in Sevan overlooking the lake. Return to Yerevan.
Day 4 :Departure
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the Airport according to your flight times.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
Accommodation : 3* Hotels in a Double occupancy.
Guide : Professional guide (English, Russian, French, German, Chinese, Italian)
Meals : Meals (Breakfast x 3, Lunch x 2, This tour offers Vegetarian and Vegan food options on request. Simply let our Customer Support team know the food option that you prefer.
Transport : Comfortable transportation with AC.
Optional Extras : All entrance fees as per the program, Wine Degustation, A bottle of water during every excursion day.
Followings are not included in tour:
Insurance : Insurance not included
Optional : Other activities and services are not included.
Additional Services : Additional services and expenses not included, Alcohol out of degustations not included, Tips and porterage not included (if the service is good, we recommend clients to tip), In case of transfer from/to Tbilisi + 20Eur for each way not included.