May Holidays 8 days/7 nights 28.04.2019-05.05.2019


Individual tour on reuest!!!
Where to go and have an inexpensive vacation on the May Holidays? Of course, to Armenia _ fresh air, ecological clean food, ancient and very interesting attractions !!!
The price is for one person. for a double room.


Day 1: 28.04 Airport transfer to the hotel Arrival in Yerevan. Meeting at the airport. Welcome dinner at the national restaurant, master class for cooking the national dish "Dolma". Accommodation in a hotel in the center of Yerevan.

Day 2: 29.04 City tour in Yerevan Breakfast at the hotel. Departure from the hotel. You will get a first impression from our capital Yerevan, which is older than Rome. You will see the Northern Avenue, Swan Lake and the building of the Opera and Ballet Theater. Spendiarian, look at the pictures of the vernissage around the monument of Saryan. Further you will pass to the Cascade-architectural complex with sculptures of modern masters from all over the world. A monument to the victims of the Armenian Genocide in 1915 was erected on the high hill of Tsitsernakaberd Park. This monumental composition perpetuates the memory of the innocent victims of the most severe Armenian genocide in world history. Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in Yerevan.

Day 3: 30.04 Mergerian-Karpet-Zvartnots-Etchmiadzin Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning a trip to the carpet factory "Megeryan Karpet". The production of unique hand-made carpets in Yerevan began in 2002. During the tour you will see master classes, how amazing carpet products are made, which keep the traditions of the old Armenian culture. Then visit the ruins of Zvartnots and Echmiadzin. Near the square of Etchmiadzin there is a cathedral, which was founded in 301 AD. Etchmiadzin is the residence of the Catholicos, the head of the Armenian Apostolic Church. This city is the spiritual center of the Armenian people and has a large number of churches, including St. Gayane (VII 630/641), St. Hripsime (S.VII). Return to Yerevan.

Day 4: 01.05 Lake Sevan-Brandy Factory "Ararat" Breakfast in the hotel. Today you will see the blue pearl of Armenia - Lake Sevan. It is the largest lake in Armenia and one of the most beautiful lakes in the Caucasus. Its crystal clear water, clean air, cliffs, wild beaches, densely forested slopes, alpine meadows-all this will win your heart. And when you go up to the peninsula to see the churches - from the height opens breathtaking beauty. Go to Sevan and not try Sevan fish! It's impossible. Return to Yerevan. After the tour, do not miss the chance to taste the famous brandy during an excursion at the Ararat Cognac Factory. Tasting. Return to the hotel.

Day 5: 02.05 Museum of Matenadaran - Garni-Geghard Breakfast in the hotel. Excursion to Matenadaran - to the museum - institute of ancient manuscripts and the center of written culture of Armenia. Matenadaran is one of the world's manuscripts and the largest repository of ancient Armenian manuscripts. Here are stored unique relics and manuscripts, copies of the first printed books, petrified elements of manuscripts that were found in caves, fragments of parchments of the Middle Ages. Further trip to Garni. The Garni Temple is the former residence of the Armenian kings, the only remaining pagan temple on the territory of Armenia. The next point of our tour - the monastery complex Geghard, a unique architectural structure carved into the rock, is included in the list of the World Cultural Heritage by UNESCO. Return to Yerevan. The evening is free for new discoveries in Yerevan. Numerous cafes, pubs, restaurants and clubs, where you can spend time, listen to music and taste different delicacies.

Day 6: 03.05 Khor Virap-Noravank-Jermuk Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the monastery of Khor Virap, where the first patriarch of Armenia, Saint Gregory the Illuminator, was imprisoned for many years. The monastery is located 200 meters from the border with Turkey, it is from here that the best views of Mount Ararat open. Visit Areni Wine Factory with a tasting of different types of wines. Then the tour continues to Noravank. The beautiful monastic complex of Noravank was built in the 13th century on the ledge of a narrow meandering gorge of the Arpa River. The gorge is famous for its steep red rocks, towering behind the monastery. (UNESCO heritage). Then visit the resort of Jermuk. The healing properties of Jermuk's mineral waters were known even in the early Middle Ages. Healing waters, in combination with a temperate climate with plenty of sunny days, an abundance of forests and alpine landscapes, fast rivers, noisy waterfalls make Jermuk an attractive tourist destination from around the world. Drinking gallery in the center of Jermuk is a business card and a symbol of the resort. Acquaintance with the city, excursion to the drinking gallery. Accommodation in Jermuk, overnight.

Day 7: 04.05 Jermuk-Tatev-Khndzoresk-Yerevan Breakfast at the hotel. We are heading to the cave village of Khndzoresk. Everything surprises and admires here! Buildings, some of which are located right in the caves, an unusual natural landscape. Continue the trip with a visit to one of the main religious attractions of the country. It is a majestic and beautiful ancient Tatev monastery. A tour of the ancient monastery, located high in the mountains, will appeal to all connoisseurs of history and nature. In 2010, the world's longest cable car was opened, the "Wings of Tatev" (length of 5.7 kilos) the longest ropeway in the world, entered in the Guinness book of records, on which you will reach the monastery during your tour to Tatev. Return to Yerevan.Day 8: 05.05 Transfer to the airport. Breakfast in the hotel. Dependence on time visit the Vernissage souvenir market, where you can buy gifts, souvenirs, jewelry, and other handmade products made of wood, stones, including. semiprecious, silver and other materials (the opening day works only on Saturdays and Sundays). We visit the famous indoor market where you can buy national sweets, herbs, condiments, in the season - fruits, vegetables. Airport transfer. Departure. Bon Voyage!!

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