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Armenia and Georgia

Garni - Geghard,Lake Sevan - Dilijan, Tbilisi, Mtskheta, Kahketi (0)
from/per person $555.00
  • Armenia Georgia
  • Hotel
  • Museum tickets
  • Tour guides
  • Transfer
  • Welcome dinner


Description

9 Days Tour «Armenia and Georgia »

Guaranteed group tour

Price is for per person in double room from – 555$

05.06.2021-30.10.2021


The price includes:

  • Accommodation in 3* hotels in Yerevan and Tbilisi with breakfast
  • Wine Tasting
  • 1 bottle drinking water per day per person
  • Transport services
  • Excursions in Armenia and Georgia
  • Guide services
  • Railway tickets for the trip Yerevan – Tbilisi – Yerevan
  • Transfers from / to the station, from / to the airport
  • Fees for entrance to museums and touristic sightseeing
  • Local taxes




The price does not include:

  • Single supplement 195$
  • Lunch (10$ ), Dinner ( 20 $ PP)
  • Additional services in the hotel (telephone, mini-bar, Internet, etc.)
  • Alcohol
  • Flight



  • Welcome to Armenia

    Arrival in Yerevan, at "Zvartnots" International airport. Pickup at the airport and transfer to hotel for check-in. Free day.

  • Echmiadzin - Zvartnots

    Tour starts at 10:00am.
    Duration: 5 hours
    Distance: 60 km
    Requires: Comfortable shoes a jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat in the summer. Overcoat/raincoat for autumn/winter/spring seasons

    Echmiadzin After breakfast, trip to the first capital City of Armenian Church, Echmiadzin. Visiting the pearls of Armenian architecture, the church of St. Hripsime (year 618), and the world's first Christian Cathedral (year 301). Tour of the unique museum and treasure house of the Armenian Church. On the way back, stop at the ruins of one of the most famous temples in Armenia, Zvartnots (7c.)

    Refreshments: You will be provided with a bottle of water and some pastries during the tour.
    Lunch: There will be a lunch stop at a local restaurant at noon. Additional payment is required on the spot for lunch.

    Return to Yerevan for overnight stay.

  • Garni - Geghard - Lake Sevan

    Breakfast at the hotel: starting from 8:00am
    Tour starts at 10:00am.
    Duration: 9 hours
    Distance: 240 km
    Requires: Comfortable shoes a jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat in the summer. Overcoat/raincoat for autumn/winter/spring seasons

    Garni -The only surviving pagan temple in Armenia which was made in Hellenistic style. Having been used as a summer house for the Armenian Royal family, the sight has all the power to take your breath away with its picturesque location, architecture and history. On the way, we will stop by at the “Charents’ Arch,” where you can take in the magnificent view of Biblical Ararat and the open valleys.

    Geghard – Not far from Garni is Geghard, another marvel of Armenian architecture. Geghard is a UNESCO heritage sight named after the spear with which Longinus pierced the side of Jesus on the cross. The monastery complex dates back to the 13th century BC but the location was considered holy starting AD times. Geghard, being carved out of one solid rock, is also considered to be an outstanding architectural composition by international standards.

    Then we will take a voyage to Sevan, one of the most beautiful and largest alpine lakes in the world. We’ll explore around the peninsula and the medieval monasteries which served as an isolation establishment for disobeying monks. Some of the churches couldn’t survive the religious purge of Stalinizm and were destroyed. The monastery complex ceased to function in the 1930s.

    Refreshments: You will be provided with a bottle of water and some pastries during the tour.
    Lunch: There will be a lunch stop at a local restaurant at noon. Additional payment is required on the spot for lunch.

    Return to Yerevan for overnight stay.

  • Khor Virap Monastery – Noravank Monastery - Areni village (winery).

    Breakfast at the hotel: starting from 8:00 am
    Tour starts at 09:00 am.
    Duration: 9 hours
    Distance: 260 km
    Requires: Comfortable shoes a jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat in the summer. Overcoat/raincoat for autumn/winter/spring seasons

    Khor Virap - We will visit the monastery of Khor Virap (4-17cc.), one of the most ancient monasteries in Armenia, 200 meters away from the border of Turkey. It is the closest point to the mountain Ararat. When the weather is clear, the legendary Giant is visible like the palm of your hand.

    Noravank and Areni village - Nestled in a narrow canyon and taking advantage of nature’s natural defense system, it was the religious center for the region of VayotsDzor for centuries. The unique architectural feats and miniature ornaments composed by the outstanding artist, Momik, still amaze the travelers. Make sure you take a seat next to a window so you can admire the ride through the narrow canyon of Amaghu river.

    Vayots Dzor region is famous for its unique nature and wineries. We will visit the Areni winery for wine tasting before heading to Noravank monastery.

    Refreshments: You will be provided with a bottle of water and some pastries during the tour.
    Lunch: There will be a lunch stop at a local restaurant at noon. Additional payment is required on the spot for lunch.

    Return to Yerevan for overnight stay.

  • Travel to Tbilisi by train

    Train departure time 15:30
    Duration: 9 hours.

    Breakfast at hotel, check-out, transfer to the railway station.Train departure time 15:30.

  • Tbilisi- Kakheti

    Tour starts at 09:00 am
    Duration: 10 hours
    Distance: 250 km
    Requires: Comfortable shoes a jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat in the summer. Overcoat/raincoat for autumn/winter/spring seasons

    Arrival in Tbilisi 00:11, transfer to the hotel. Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning at 09:00 excursion to Kakheti. Kakheti, how much is there in this word! Several years ago the whole world recognized that Georgia is the birthplace of wine.
    We will begin our tour with a visit to the winery of the KTW corporation, one of the largest wine producers, where we will be told what the secret of the "Georgian" wine-making technology is. After the tour we will have a wine tasting. The next stop we will make in the famous and once very developed city of Gremi, which was completely destroyed by the brutal Iranian Shah Abbas. The Archangel temple and the bell tower survived and exist to this day, and it is this complex that is now called "Gremi Castle". Next, we will invite you to dinner with a peasant family, where a traditional table from the Kakhetian hostess will be laid for you (additional charge). Next, we will visit the Bodbe Monastery, where the tomb of St. Nino is located, who brought Christianity to Georgia in the 4th century. The last point of our excursion will be Sighnaghi - the city of Love. Sighnaghi is a small town in eastern Georgia, on a mountainside, in the historical region of Kakheti. Center of the historical and geographical region of Kiziki. Situated on terraces connected by winding steep streets.

    Refreshments: You will be provided with a bottle of water and some pastries during the tour.
    Lunch: There will be a lunch stop at a local restaurant at noon. Additional payment is required on the spot for lunch.

    Overnight in Tbilisi.

  • Travel to Kazbek

    Breakfast at the hotel: starting from 8:00 am
    Tour starts at 09:00 am.
    Duration: 12 hours
    Distance: 350 km
    Requires: Comfortable shoes a jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat in the summer. Overcoat/raincoat for autumn/winter/spring seasons

    So much has been said and written about the famous Georgian military road that every day it attracts more and more travelers from all over the world. "Better than mountains, there can only be mountains in which you have not yet been" - the famous words of Vysotsky. Today we go to the mountains and feel the spirit of freedom. Our first stop will be in Ananuri, a fortress that served as the main stronghold for the Aragvi Eristavs, the rulers of this region. The fortress arose in the 16th century and over the next two centuries served as the northern outpost of the defense of the Caucasus, blocking the road leading from the Darial Gorge. Next, we will stop at the "Arch of Friendship", which was built as an observation deck in honor of the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of St. George. The last point of our trip will be the Church of the Holy Trinity in Gergeti, located at an altitude of 2,170 m at the foot of Kazbek, along the Georgian Military Highway in the Georgian village of Gergeti, right above the village of Stepantsminda. Built in the XIV century, the shrine is the only cross-domed temple in the Khevi region. A medieval bell tower has been preserved near the temple.

    Refreshments: You will be provided with a bottle of water and some pastries during the tour.
    Lunch: There will be a lunch stop at a local restaurant at noon. Additional payment is required on the spot for lunch.

    Overnight in Tbilisi.

  • Tbilisi City Tour - Jvari – Mtskheta

    Breakfast at the hotel: starting from 8:00 am
    Tour starts at 10:00 am.
    Duration: 6 hours
    Distance: 70 km
    Requires: Comfortable shoes a jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat in the summer. Overcoat/raincoat for autumn/winter/spring seasons

    Breakfast at the hotel. Tbilisi - Mtskheta At different times, the capital of Georgia was either in Tbilisi or in Mtskheta. You cannot recognize the country if you do not visit these places. Tbilisi is the capital of Georgia, which has absorbed so many eras and cultures that even local residents do not know all the mysteries and secrets that keep the labyrinths of this warm and beautiful city. Beautiful carved balconies, unique ceremonial, famous Tbilisi courtyards, this is all that the city is famous for.
    "A few years ago,
    Where, merging, they make noise,
    Embracing like two sisters
    Jets of Aragva and Kura,
    There was a monastery "
    These famous lines were written by M.Yu. Lermontov about the cross monastery - Jvari, our first stop. Jvari is a 7th century cross monastery. Next, we will go to Mtskheta, the ancient capital of Georgia and visit the Svetitskhoveli temple, where, according to legend, there are many Orthodox values, such as: the tunic of Christ, the mantle of Elijah the Prophet, the heel of Andrew the First-Called.

    Refreshments: You will be provided with a bottle of water and some pastries during the tour.
    Lunch: There will be a lunch stop at a local restaurant at noon. Additional payment is required on the spot for lunch.

    Overnight in Tbilisi.

  • Transfer to the airport

    Breakfast at hotel, check-out, transfer to the airport.


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