Join your guide for a heritage – history tour of Yerevan City and the surrounding areas in Armenia. Visit the most important sightseeing spots and learn about Armenia’s culture and history.
Day 1 – Yerevan City tour including Matenadaran, a depository of thousands of ancient books and manuscripts, Cascade, museum of Armenian Genocide, Mother Armenia monument, Gum market of dried and fresh fruits and vegetables, Republic square, Grand Opera house, and Levon’s underground caves.
Day 2 – Echmiadzin Cathedral, a centre of the Armenian apostolic church, Hripsime, Shoghakat and Gayane monasteries, by the name of three women martyrs. Remnants of Zvartnots temple of the Byzantine period. Garni pagan temple. Gegard Spear monastery.
Day 3 – Khor Virap monastery as a Royal prison. Ararat biblical mountain panorama. Noravank medieval monastery, Areni wine testing.
Day 4 – Karahunj observatory, Tatev monastery, one of the world’s longest aerial tramways, Devil’s Bridge, Tatev Hermitage.
Day 5 – Caravansaray on Selim Pass, Noratus cross stones cemetary, Sevan lake and Sevanavank. Haghartsin and Goshavank monasteries. Dilijan spa town.