Private tour to Khor Virap, Areni, Noravank, Birds' cave (Areni 1), Jermuk

We offer a tour during which you can appear in the most famous pilgrimage site of the Armenian Apostolic Church - Monastery Khor Virap which stands before the snowcapped flanks of Mount Ararat offering a spectacular view of the mountain, to explore the mediaveille monastery Noravank, get acquainted with the 6000 years of history of winemaking in Armenia, taste Armenian wine and min iral water in Jermuk.

Duration 10 to 11 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle according to the number of participants
  • Wine tasting
  • Entry/Admission - Areni Wine Factory
  • Entry/Admission - T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave
What's excluded :
  • Entrance fees to birds' cave
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Khor Virap, Highway 11 - Near the village of Pokr Vedi Artashat, Lusarat 0612 Armenia

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.The name Khor Virap means “deep pit”, named after the prison where St. Gregory the Illuminator was held.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Noravank Monastery, NoravankMonastery Road Amaghu Valley, Areni 3604 Armenia

Monastery Noravank dates back to XIII—XIV centuries.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Areni Wine Factory, Areni Armenia

Taste different tipes of Armenian wine in Areni winery

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave, Highway At the Entrance To Noravank Canyon, Areni 3604 Armenia

Birds cave is one of the rarest and best-preserved late Chalcolithic (Copper Age) monuments in the South Caucasus, study of which gives us a chance to understand not only the peculiarities of the material culture in the 5th-4th millennium BCE, but which also shows us that wine-production in Armenia has at least a 6,000 year history.


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Jermuk Waterfall, Jermuk Armenia

Jermuk is mountain spa town. The name of the town is derived from the Armenian word of "jermuk" or "jermook" meaning "warm mineral spring". Jermuk is famous for its hot springs and mineral water brands bottled in the town. It is attractive for its fresh air, waterfall, artificial lakes, walking trails, the surrounding forests and mineral water pools.

Duration: 1 hour

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Please mention the exact location you want to be picked up at.
Departure Time :
9:00 AM
Return Detail :
-
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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-92438P40

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