From Paganism To Christianity
During this tour you will visit many places and will go through the history.
Arrival to Yerevan,Tranfer to the hotel.
Accommodation in a 3 star hotel.
City tour in Yerevan
Welcome dinner in a restaurant with national cuisine.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Visiting Khor Virap monastery complex (monastery located at the foot of Mount Ararat). Khor Virap's notability as a monastery and pilgrimage site is attributed to the fact that Gregory the Illuminator was initially imprisoned here for 13 years by King Tiridates III of Armenia.
Winery Areni. Tour inside the wine factory and free wine tasting.
Trip to the monastery complex Noravank. Noravank monastery is located among the bizarre sheer red rocks on the ledge of the winding gorge.
Lunch in Yeghegnadzor.
The Selim Caravan-Saray-Caravanserai of Armenia, which had provided overnight accommodation for loaded caravans that led the way through the Silk Road.
Last stop will be in Noratus - Khachkar repository (cross stones).
Overnight in Yerevan.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Visit to the only pagan temple of Garni. The structure was built by king Tiridates I in the first century AD as a temple to the sun god Mihr. After Armenia's conversion to Christianity in the early fourth century, it was converted into a royal summer house of Khosrovidukht, the sister of Tiridates III.
Geghard - “Ayrivank” (“cave monastery”). The main chapel was built in 1215, the monastery complex was founded in the 4th century by Gregory the Illuminator at the site of a sacred spring inside a cave. The monastery had thus been originally named Ayrivank, meaning "the Monastery of the Cave".
Arch of Charents. From there opens a beautiful view to Mount Ararat.
Transfer to the Airport.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults"
"A maximum of 15 people per booking"
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 3 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.