Whole Armenia: Tourism, Excursions and Active Rest.
Tourism Company "Apaga Tour" offers 2 weeks vehicular and pedestrian journey across Armenia following the route Yerevan-Amberd-Alaverdy-Kapan
, what is giving a maximum of acquaintance to Armenia (Historical, cultural, natural and geographical), possible for this period of time. Moreover, it discovers for us modern Armenia.
Arrival; Transportation from "Zvartnotce"
airport to Yerevan
and placing in Guest House; Breakfast; Visit to Parajanov
Museums; Lunch; Strolls down the Yerevan
; Supper and stay in Guest House.
Breakfast in the Guest House; Car trip to Ashtarak
and seeing of 3 Churches; Car trip to Sagmosavank
; Ascent in a vehicle on Aragac
mountain, where Kari-lich
Lake is situated (3200 m/2 miles); Lunch; 2 hours of hiking to Amberd
fortress (10 km/6.2 miles); Supper and overnight stay in tents.
Breakfast; Drive to Sun-Worship Burial Ground at Rya-Taza
village; Drive to Spitak
and pedestrian (40 minutes) visit to Kobayr
monastery in the Valley of Debed
River; the monastery is decorated with unique frescos; Lunch; Drive to Alaverdy
; Ascent on a vehicle to Sanayin
village, where from hiking to Sanayin monastery; Drive to Akhpat
monastery; Supper and overnight stay in tents at the Akhpat
Breakfast; Drive to Achajur village; 1.5 hour pedestrian ascent to Makaravank
monastery; Drive to Yenokavan
village; Lunch; Hiking from Khach
village to Nvezneri er
village; Drive to Homer; Horse riding; Supper and overnight stay in tents.
Breakfast; Hiking to Lastiver
caves; Lunch by the waterfalls; Hiking to Okonakhach
Church; Tasting of highland honey right at apiary; Turning back to Homer.
Breakfast; Drive to Goshavank
monastery, where the great fabulist of XIII century – Mkhitar Gosh is buried; There from, 3 hours of walking by a pictorial mountain path, crossing Areguni
ridge to Parz Lich
Lake; Lunch in Dilijan
; After the midday – drive to Agarcin
monastery; Supper and stay in Dilijan
[Tavush – Gegharkunik
We are going on with our Active Rest Tour by the territory of Dilijan
forest reserve to Sevan
mountain lake coast (alt. is 1898 m/1.1 miles); Visiting of Sevan's
peninsula monastery; Drive to Ayrivank
monastery and seeing of the biggest necropolis from headstones – khachkars
; Dinner at the beach of the Lake; On-car crossing of Selim
pass 2400 m/1.5 miles and visiting of caravanserai; 3 hours of hiking to Smbatabrd
fortresses; Supper and overnight stay in tents at Yeghegis
village on the bank of a river in a deep rocky canyon.
Breakfast; 4 hours hiking by a mountain path to Shatin
monastery; Dinner; Driving to Sisian
; Visit to ancient observatory Karaunj
(4000 B.C.), observation of first forms of monumental architecture: Table-stones of Zorac Karer
; Drive to Tatev
monastery; Overnight stay by the monastery.
Seeing of Tatev University
of XIII century and swinging stele of X century; Driving to Goris
; Pedestrian descent to cave site of ancient settlement Khndzoresk
; Dinner in a townsman house; Then we will take a walk down Goris
; Supper and overnight stay in tents.
Breafast; Driving to Kapan
; 1 hour hiking to Vahavank
monastery; Dinner; Walking down Kapan
by the valley of Wokhchi
river; Observation of majestic Hustup
mountain; Supper and stay in "Darish
Breakfast; Driving to Yeghegnadzor
; On-vehicle visiting of Gladzor, Tanaat, Noravank
monasteries; Supper and stay in tents at Gnishik
Breakfast; On-car visiting of Areni
Church; Driving to Khor-Virap
monastery, situated on the boarder with Turkey, right on the foot of scriptural Ararat
(alt. 5165 m/3.2 miles); Turning back to Yerevan and visiting of "Erebuni" museum; Supper and overnight stay in a Guest House.
Breakfast; Visiting of Churches of Saint Martyrs Ripsime and Gayane
(VII cent.), Name Church Cathedral in Echmiadzin
(303 A.D.), Sardarapat
historical complex and the ruins of Temple of Watching Forces - Zvartnotc
(VII cent.), what was destroyed by a mighty earthquake in 939; Night in Yerevan
Drive to Garni
pagan temple (I-III cent.) and to Geghard
monastery (XII cent.); Return to Yerevan
; Visit to Matenadaran; Lunch; Supper and overnight stay in a Guest House.
Find out Amenia with "Apaga Tour"!
Total Price: € 1200/person
The coast includes:
The price does not include:
- DBL dwelling in Guest Houses or tents (depending on day of the Tour)
- Conductor services
- Insurance from "РЕСО Гарантии" foreseen for active rest
- Air tickets and duties
- Personal expense