WEEKEND IN ARMENIA

Day 1 - Friday :

Arrival at Zvartnots International Airport, meet & assist, transfer to the hotel. Check in the hotel. Free day. Overnight.

 

 Arrival to Yerevan

 Day 2 - Saturday :

 

Breakfast at the hotel. Yerevan City tour will start with a visit to the Matenedaran, Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Monument and Museum, History Museum

 

Along the way you will get to see the Sports and Concert complex, Kievyan Bridge, Baghramyan Avenue, the Presidential Palace, Academy of Sciences, National Parliament,

Writers Union and the Opera House, then transfer to visit the church of the Holy Virgin St. Hripsime. Continue to visit Pilgrimage to Etchmiadzin Cathedral, the first official Christian church in the world, built in 301 A.D. then visit Zvartnots Temple which is an outstanding monument of world architecture, an evidence of the high level  development of the artistic and engineering thought in the 7th –century. Back to Yerevan. Overnight

 

 Yerevan City Tour- St. Hripsime - Etchmiadzin – Zvartnots - Yerevan

 Day 3 - Sunday: 

 

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to visit Lake Sevan. Which is the second highest fresh water lake in the world (1900 Meters above the sea). The lake is also famous for its peninsula and medieval church complex built in 874.You can enjoy the beautiful landscape and crystal water as well as fresh air. The excursion follows into Dilijan - the forest kingdom of Armenia, a small paradise with its charming nature and extraordinary architecture.  Continue to visit Haghartsin Monastery which is situated in the woodlands o Tavush region. You can enjoy the perfect harmony of untouched nature and splendid architecture. Back to Yerevan. Overnight.

 

 Yerevan – Sevan Lake – Haghartsin –Yerevan

 Day 4Monday :

 

Breakfast at the hotel. Visiting Garni temple which is the unique survived example of Armenian heathen culture. Then heading to the beautiful Christian Monastery of Geghard. This ancient monastery was carved out of solid rock between the 11th and 13th centuries.. Bus transfer to Yerevan and departure from Yerevan.

 

 YerevanGarni - Geghart – Yerevan- Departure