Garni, Geghard, Khor Virap, Noravank, Kecharis, Sevanavank/ 3 days in Armenia

Enjoy the magnificent view of Mount Ararat from the monastery Khor Virap, get acquainted with the Armenian rich history, architecture and wine making traditions.

Duration 3 days
Pickup Hotel pickup available
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What's included :
  • Wine tasting
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle according to the number of participants
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Entry/Admission - Areni Wine Factory
  • Entry/Admission - Garni Temple
What's excluded :
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Tsaghkadzor ropeway ticket

Day 1: Khor Virap, Areni winery, Noravank

Stop At: Khor Virap, Highway 11 - Near the village of Pokr Vedi Artashat, Lusarat 0612 Armenia
Khor Virap it is where Grigor Luisavorich (St. Gregory the Illuminator) was imprisoned for 13 years before curing King Trdat III of a disease. This caused the adoption of Christianity in Armenia in the year 301.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Noravank Monastery, NoravankMonastery Road Amaghu Valley, Areni 3604 Armenia
Monastery Noravank dates back to XIII—XIV centuries. The complex includes 3 churches, the remains of medieval chapels and residential quarters and a modern office and hall.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Areni Wine Factory, Areni Armenia
You have an opportunity to taste armenian wine in Areni winery.
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Garni, Geghard

Stop At: Garni Temple, Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni Armenia
The pagan temple Garni was built in the 1st century AD by the armenian king Trdat. The temple Garni is the only monument connecting with the era of paganism and Hellenism, dedicated to the sun god Mithra. The temple is built according to the rules of  the classical Greek architecture and looks very similar to the famous temple of Athens in Greece.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Monastery of Geghard, Near Goght Village, Geghard Armenia
The Monastery Geghard was built in the 4th century by The First Armenian Catholicos - Gregory the Illuminator.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: Tsaghkadzor, Lake Sevan

Stop At: Kecharis Monastery, Khachatur Kecharetsi St, Tsakhkadzor 2310 Armenia
Translated from Armenian the word “Tsakhkadzor” means the Gorge of Flowers. In the north-western part of Tsakhkadzor one can find the 11th century monastic complex of Kecharis.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Monastery Sevanavank, next the Holy Mother of God Church, Sevan Armenia
In the northwest part of Sevan Lake, on a narrow rocky peninsula, there stands one of the most prominent examples of medieval Armenian architecture – Sevanavank Monastery. It was founded in 874 AD by princess Mariam.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Please mention the exact location you want to be picked up at.
Departure Time :
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 1-3 travellers with a guide 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
1/3/2022 - 12/31/2022
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
4-7 travellers with a guide 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
1/3/2022 - 12/31/2022
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
4-7 travellers without guide 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
1/3/2022 - 12/31/2022
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
1-3 travellers without guide 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
1/3/2022 - 12/31/2022
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Return Detail :
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Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

7

Organised by Land of Noah Travel Agency

Activity ID: V-92438P69

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