Discover Armenia & Artsakh In 5 Days

Discover Armenia & Artsakh in 5 Days

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Yerevan - Khor Virap - Areni - Noravank - Zorac Karer - Goris

Stop At: Khor Virap, Highway 11 - Near the village of Pokr Vedi Artashat, Lusarat 0612 Armenia
Your morning start with an early pick up in Yerevan from your hotel and heading to Khor Virap where you will evidence sun rise behind Masis. Your guide will guide you through Khor Virap monastery and its influence in Armenian history and culture. Take your time and enjoy the vastness and silence of surrounding view with holly mountain Ararat.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Areni Wine Factory, Areni Armenia
Areni Village - wine heaven in Armenia comes next. Have lunch in village served by local family accompanied with wine tasting (not included in the tour price). Get to know how locals live. Visit historical Areni Winery and have a tour in wine storage.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Noravank Monastery, NoravankMonastery Road Amaghu Valley, Areni 3604 Armenia
Return to your coach and travel to Noravank monastery. Have your camera ready for snaps of the scenery and explore surroundings.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Zorats Karer, Not Far From The City, Sisian Armenia
Finish day with visit to ancient observatory Zorac Karer. Hear your guide how local with help of special located stones making weather and other predictions. Connect with your inner world and communicate with nature and space.

Duration: 45 minutes

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Stepanakert - Shushi - Jdrduz - Old Khndzoresk - Goris

Stop At: Stepanakert International Airport, Azerbaycan
Have a photoshoot next to Tatik & Papik statue. Get visa in Stepanakert. Visit Artsakh State Museum where local guide will guide you through pre and post war history. Try Jingyalov Hatc - famous local flatbread with chopped herb, and see how it's being made. Make a walking tour in downtown.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Jtrtuz lookout, Shusha
Walk in post war downtown, visit Shushi Tank Memorial and Ashagi Govhar mosque. Get overwhelmed by the view opening from Jdrduz canyon and enjoy sunset.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Khndzoresk Swinging Bridge, M12, Yerevan 0032 Armenia
Head to Old khndzoresk village. Have adrenaline boost while walking through swinging bridge and get lost in ruins of old village abandoned houses.

Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: Old Goris - Tatev - Orbelian Caravanserai - Sevan - Dilijan

Stop At: Goris Rock Forest, Goris Armenia
Start out morning with hike to the cave village in Old Goris. Have a coffee break in the nature and enjoy Goris city view from top.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Wings of Tatev, Tatev Gateway, Halidzor 3218 Armenia
Get into cable car and head to Tatev monastery. Visit oil pressing room, hear your guide about Monastery role for Syuniq's history, legends about broken clock and where name Tatev comes from.
Visit devils bridge and view point in the middle of forest.

Duration: 2 minutes

Stop At: Orbelian Caravanserai, 11 Yerevanyan Hwy, Yeghegnadzor 3601, Armenia
Have short break in Orbelian's Caravanserai which was serving as shelter for trader traveling trough silk road.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Monastery Sevanavank, next the Holy Mother of God Church, Sevan Armenia
Head to Lake Sevan to enjoy sunset on the lake. Walk in Akhtamar island and hear your guide for the love story about this place. Take time to enjoy lake view from church Sevanavank.

Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: Dilijan City- Lake Parz - Haghartsin - Goshavank- DIlijan

Stop At: Lake Parz, Dilijan National Park, Dilijan Armenia
Venture into the area around Parz Lake. Have a picnic-lunch break and enjoy surrounding nature (lunch not included in the tour price).
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Haghartsin Monastery, Dilijan Armenia
Hear your guide about the story of Haghartsin Monastery which dates back to 13th century. Enjoy surrounding nature after guided tour on your own.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Goshavank Monastery, 15 km of Dilijan, Gosh Armenia
Visit village Gosh and Goshavank monastery dating back to 12th- or 13th-century.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 5: Alphabet Monument - Saghmosavank - Oshakan - Yerevan

Stop At: Armenian Alphabet Monument, Artashavan Armenia
On the way to Yerevan first stop at Armenian Alphabet Monument: giant stone letters dedicated to the founder of Armenia's alphabet. Armenian Alphabet Monument is located in Artashavan village of Aragatsotn region, on the Western slope of Mount Aragats. The complex was built in 2005, on the 1600th anniversary of the creation of Armenian alphabet. This place is not just an architectural creation, but a real tourist attraction where you can admire the elegant forms of the letters of the Armenian alphabet, find your initials and take a picture on their background for a memory.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Saghmosavank Monastery, Artashavan 0211 Armenia
Hop back on the coach and make the ride to Saghmosavank Monastery known as the repository of manuscripts, which has a beautiful interior decoration made of red and black elements. Feel the spiritual aura of monastery and enjoy the nature.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Saint Mesrop Mashtots Cathedral, H19, Oshakan 0226 Armenia
Visit Saint Mesrop Mashtots Cathedral, which was named after the creator of the Armenian Alphabet, who was canonized by the Armenian Apostolic Church. The Cathedral is located in Oshakan village. The church and the village are one of the most common destinations for Armenian pilgrims.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.