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5 Days Culture tour itinerary for armenia: Check Out Historic Monasteries & Temples

Areni, Dilijan, Garni, Khor Virap, Noravank, Sevan, Yerevan

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Travel to top attractions around Armenia, hike up mountains and get a comprehensive history lesson during this tour. Republic Square, Garni Temple, Geghard Monastery, Noravank Monastery and Vernissage open-air market are some of the stops that you will make. 

DAY 01

Airport pick up / Yerevan City tour

  • Start the city tour from your hotel.

  • Visit Republic Square (central town square in Yerevan), Statue of Garegin Nzhdeh (Armenian national hero) and Buzand Street (a modern-day khachkar carver's workshop) with your Armenian tour guide.

  • Enjoy lunch. 

  • Head to Matenadaran (a museum of ancient manuscripts).

  • Back to your hotel.

DAY 02

Hike to Garni Temple / Geghard Monastery

  • Start your day trip from your hotel.

  • Make a photo stop at the Charents Arch. 

  • Hike from Garni Village to Garni Temple.

  • Explore Garni Temple and Geghard Monastery with your Armenian tour guide. 

  • Enjoy lunch.

  • Head back to Yerevan.

DAY 03

Khor Virap Monastery/Noravank Monastery

  • Visit Khor Virap Monastery and Areni wine village. 

  • Enjoy lunch.

  • Proceed to Noravank Monastery surrounded by red cliffs.

  • Head back to Yerevan.

DAY 04

Hike to Gosh lake / Dilijan / Lake sevan

  • Start your day trip from your hotel.

  • Hike from Gosh Village to Gosh Lake.

  • Go back to Gosh Village.

  • Visit Goshavank Monastery, once famous for its library founded in the 13th century and Sevan Lake. 

  • See the Dilijan forested city.

  • Enjoy lunch.

  • Head back to your hotel.

DAY 05

Gum market / Vernissage / Airport drop off

  • Drive to Gum dry fruit market and see Vernissage, a large open-air market.

  • Enjoy lunch.

  • Return to your hotel.

  • 1540 USD Per Group (* The tour price is for 1-14 people.)
  • Armenian tour guide services.

  • Private transportation (Modern, comfortable Mercedes-Benz passenger sprinter with up to 19 seats and A/C or modern, comfortable minivans with up to 8 seats and A/C.).

  • Admission/entrance tickets:

    • Entrance tickets to Garni Temple.

    • Entrance tickets to Areni Winery.

    • Entrance tickets to Matenadaran Manuscripts Museum.

  • Personal expenses.

  • Souvenirs.

  • Food, drinks, and snacks.

  • Through this tour, you will take a journey back in time, and find the treasures of an ancient land that is landlocked and mountainous. 

  • On these trips, you will only need approximately 5,000 AMD per person for lunch and another 5,000 AMD for presents to take home, etc.

Areni, Dilijan, Garni, Khor Virap, Noravank, Sevan, Yerevan

Religious
Religious Tour
Climbing
Climbing Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
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