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TOUR TO ARMENIA FOR SCHOOLCHILDREN
04.05.2018-08.05.2018

The price is calculated for one person. with a double room with a group of 10 + 1 people. and includes:

  • Accommodation in the city center
  • Full board meals
  • Tours
  • Russian speaking guide
  • Entry tickets
407.79 USD

04.05 Airport transfer to the hotel - Sightseeing Tour Arrival in Yerevan. Meeting at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel. In the morning after breakfast, a sightseeing tour of the capital Yerevan. Excursion to the Matenadaran - to the museum - the Institute of Ancient Manuscripts and the Writing Culture Center of Armenia. The Matenadaran is one of the largest repositories of manuscripts in the world and the largest repository of ancient Armenian manuscripts. After-walk through the central part of Yerevan: You will see the main square of the country - Republic Square, Northern Avenue, the building of the National Opera and Ballet Theater, Swan Lake. Through Saryan Park, where paintings by local artists are exhibited, we will pass to the Cascade complex - another brainchild of Tamanyan, and also see a monument to this great architect. Welcome dinner at the national restaurant. Further visit to the museum "Erebuni". The Museum of the History of the Foundation of the City of Yerevan was built in 1968 at the foot of the Arin-Berd hill, on top of which was the Urartian citadel of Erebuni - the ancient capital of Armenia. It is the earliest and largest urban settlement of the Urartian Kingdom, one of the most powerful slaveholding states of the Ancient East. Dinner in a restaurant. Walk around the center. Osmotor singing fountains in the center of Yerevan. Transfr to the hotel.

05.05 Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Lake Sevan– Yerevan In the morning after breakfast at the hotel, drive to Garni. The Garni temple is the former residence of the Armenian kings, the only preserved pagan temple in Armenia. It is believed that it was built to honor the sun god. The next item on our tour is an equally beautiful place that is holy for the Armenians - the Geghard monastery complex, a unique architectural structure carved into the rock, is included in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list. Lunch, pita bread (master class). Then you will see the blue pearl of Armenia - Lake Sevan. Its crystal clear water. Clean air, cliffs, wild beaches, densely forested slopes, alpine meadows - all this will conquer your heart. And when you go up to the peninsula to see the churches, breathtaking beauty opens up from its height. Return to Yerevan. Dinner. Transfer to the hotel.

06.05 Yerevan-Dilijan-Picnic-Yerevan Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will have to get acquainted with Armenian Switzerland-Dilijan. The city stands out with its traditional Armenian architecture and beautiful nature: the time of discoveries of the wonders of Dilijan and its surroundings. A small tour of the old Dilijan and departure in the suburbs, 18 km from the city of Dilijan, in the wooded valley of the Ijevan ridge is located the monastery Haghartsin (11-12c). The next item on our tour is the monastery complex Goshavank (12-13th century), one of the largest cultural, educational and religious centers of medieval Armenia. Then a picnic on the shore of Lake ‘’ Parz Lich, located in Dilijan National Park (Tavush region of Armenia), at an altitude of 1,400 meters above sea level. Return to Yerevan. If desired, visit the entertainment center '' Play City ''. Dinner. Transfer to the hotel.

07.05 Echmiadzin - Sardarapat - Zvartnots In the morning after breakfast we set off to get acquainted with the first monument from the UNESCO list - the Echmiadzin Cathedral, which was built in the 4th century. The Echmiadzin Monastery, one of the witnesses of the most ancient events in the history of Armenia, is the residence of the Catholicos of All Armenians. The monastery was founded in 303, the main cathedral was built in the 7th century, the interior of the church dates back to the 17-18 centuries. As one of the oldest monasteries in the world, Echmiadzin is included in the list of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. You will also see the St. Hripsime church (618g.), The domed basilica of Gayane (630) with a three-arched gavit (1683), and the church Shokagat (1694). All these architectural masterpieces are on the World Heritage ListYUNSKO. Dinner. Next, we will continue the excursion to Sardarapat, the State Museum Ethnography and the National Liberation Movement of Armenia “Sardarapat. On the way back - viewing of another monument from the UNESCO list - Temple of the Vigilant Angels - Zvartnots. Return to Yerevan. Free evening. Dinner.

08.05 Microminiature Museum - Vernissage-transfer to the airport After breakfast, visit the very interesting Microminiature Museum named after Edouard Ter-Gazaryan. The world famous miniaturist Edward Ter-Ghazaryan is considered the founder of the unique art of micro-miniatures. Edward is a man of phenomenal abilities. He was born in Yerevan, where he received a higher musical education and for many years was one of the leading musicians of the Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia. In addition to his micro-art and musical talents, Edward was a well-known music innovator, music sculptor and cartoonist. Now his violins are owned by famous musicians. Every aspect of his life can already serve as a separate biography for, say, a famous musician, an ophthalmologist, a cardiologist or a scientist. And these are all different sides of Edward Ter-Ghazaryan. During the excursion, we assure you, you will get unforgettable impressions. Then visit the Vernissage market, where you can buy souvenirs, paintings and decorated

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