Armenia Highlights 2017

Day 1

Arrival / Yerevan City Tour

-Arrival in Zvartnots International Airport

-Transfer Airport-hotel / Check-in at the hotel. Rest

-Start city tour around vibrant capital of Yerevan: Republic Square, Opera House

-Cascade Monument, which is an open-air museum of modern art with hanging gardens and fountains.

- Atop the monument you will get to Victory Park with the Monument to Mother Armenia gorgeously towering over the city

-Visit Tsitsernakaberd Memorial built in memory to the victims of Genocide

-Visit open-air flea market of Vernissage, where you can find handmade souvenirs, ancient rugs, jewelry and puppets (open only on weekend)

Day 2

Yerevan / Echmiadzin / Zvartnots / Yerevan

-Breakfast at the hotel

-Departure to Echmiadzin, the religious center of all Armenians

-Visit Echmiadzin Cathedral (4th c., UNECO), the oldest Christian church ever

-Continue to the ruins of Zvartnots Temple (7th c., UNESCO).

Optional: Visit "Voskevaz" Winery, which prides for wide range of wine and keeps old Armenian wine making traditions Here you will be introduced to old Armenian wine making traditions and have a chance to taste selected wines. (Extra cost)

-Return to the capital

Meals:
 Breakfast

Day 3

Yerevan / Tsakhkadzor / Lake Sevan / Dilijan / Yerevan

-Breakfast at the hotel

- Proceed to ski resort town of Tsakhkadzor, translated as "flower valley"

-Take a cable car to the top of Teghenis Monument to get the best panoramic view to the forested mountains

-Departure to Lake Sevan "the Pearl of Armenia" and the 2nd highest mountainous lake in the world

-Sightseeing on the peninsula. Visit Sevanavank Monastery and stunning view of the lake

Optional: Boat trip on the lake for an hour (Seasonal activity, starting from 10 pax - 150 USD in total)

-Visit to Dilijan, resort town popular as "Little Switzerland in Armenia"

-Photo stop at Sharambeyan Street known as Old Dilijan complete with craftsman workshops, a gallery and a museum.

-Drive back to Yerevan

Meals:
 Breakfast

Day 4

Yerevan / Garni / Geghard / Yerevan shopping

-Breakfast at the hotel

-Departure to Geghard Monast ery, which is hewn out from the cave and included in the UNESCO World Heritage

Optional: Choir performance of national and spiritual songs in Geghard. The architectural peculiarities of the monastery produce an authentically holy and mysterious reverberation of sound, almost a divine echo (Extra cost)

-Visit Garni Temple from 1st c., the only preserved pagan temple in the Caucasus

-Drive back to Yerevan

-Transfer to the biggest malls in Yerevan for shopping

-Leisure time on your own

Meals:
 Breakfast

Day 5

Departure

-Transfer to the airport. Departure home



The rates include:

Accommodation

- 4 x overnights at the hotel in Yerevan

- Airport / hotel / airport transfers

- Transportation as mentioned in the program in comfortable A/C vehicle

- English speaking professional guide throughout the program

- All activities as per program with entrance fees incl. cable car in Tsakhkadzor

- Catering BB: breakfast at the hotel

- 1 bottle of mineral water per day/per person

The rates do not include:

- Meals and alcoholic beverages except described

- Optional activities

- Flights

- Travel insurance

- Visa

- Tips & Portage

- Indian G.S.T


Rates are valid till June 2017

Rooms and rates are subject to availability at the actual time of booking

Stay ,Transfer,Sightseeings and Meals as per the above Itineraries.

Airfares,Visa and Government Service Tax.