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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

Pass By: Yerevan, Yerevan
Today your Armenian adventure begins as you arrive in the capital Yerevan. Transfer to your hotel.

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 2: Yerevan - Echmiadzin - Zvartnots - Yerevan

Stop At: Yerevan, Yerevan
You’ll begin by getting to know Armenia’s charming capital, Yerevan. This morning’s tour will encompass the main sights in the city, including the impressive Singing Fountains in Republic Square and the fascinating market stalls of the Vernissage with their mixture of objets d’art, Soviet memorabilia and local crafts.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, 53 Mesrop Mashots Avenue Kentron District, Yerevan 0009 Armenia
Also on the programme is a visit to the Matenadaran where ancient manuscripts are housed.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, Manushyan St, Vagharshapat Armenia
Later, you’ll drive out to Echmiadzin where you’ll be able to see Armenia’s oldest cathedral and on to Zvartnots, home to a ruined 7th century cathedral listed by UNESCO. Return to Yerevan in time for dinner. Overnight in Yerevan.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 3: Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Yerevan

Stop At: Garni Temple, Geghard Monastery Road H3, Garni Armenia
Garni and Geghard are usually combined into one excursion as they are geographically close together; however, in style they couldn’t be more different. Garni is the more unusual, an Ionic Greco-Roman pagan temple initially constructed in the 1st century AD but restored in the 1970s after a 17th century earthquake left it in ruins.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: The Monastery of Geghard, Near Goght Village, Geghard Armenia
Geghard is a UNESCO-listed monastery which was founded by Gregory the Illuminator in the 4th century. What you see today dates from the early 14th century but the spring that you can visit is the original sacred spring in Gregory’s cave. After our visits, we’ll drive back to the city and the rest of the day is yours to explore on your own.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 4: Yerevan - Khor Virap - Noravank - Areni - Yerevan

Stop At: Khor Virap, Highway 11 - Near the village of Pokr Vedi Artashat, Lusarat 0612 Armenia
Khor Virap’s location is pretty special - located very close to the Turkish border you often have wonderful views of Mount Ararat in the distance. The monastery is photogenic in its own right and fascinating to inspect close up.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Noravank Monastery, NoravankMonastery Road Amaghu Valley, Areni 3604 Armenia
Noravank Monastery’s location if anything is even more fantastic. Approach along a narrow canyon and this religious complex appears, famed for its carvings of Jesus with Peter and Paul. Steep steps run up the outside of the church above its door and the views from the first floor, if you can handle the ascent, are incredible.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Areni Wine Factory, Areni Armenia
Last stop today is at Areni, where we’ll taste local wines at a popular winery.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 5: Yerevan - Sevan - Dilijan - Haghpat - Armenian-Georgian border - Tbilisi

Stop At: Monastery Sevanavank, next the Holy Mother of God Church, Sevan Armenia
We’ll take an excursion out of Yerevan to visit Armenia’s most beautiful lake. Sevanavank Monastery is located on a hilltop and from it there are breathtaking panoramic views of the lake. In the churchyard, take a look at the intricately carved stones, known as khatchkhars.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Dilijan, Dilijan, Tavush Province
We’ll drive to the nearby spa town of Dilijan, where we can visit the Geological Museum and Art Gallery which displays archaeological pieces and works of art. There are also plenty of craft workshops in town where you can pick up a souvenir or two.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Haghpat Monastery, next to Saint Nshan Church, Haghpat 1722 Armenia
Haghpat is a mediaeval complex largely completed in the 9th century. Grey stone is topped with terracotta roof tiles, but it’s the floor that’s most interesting - the holes in it were originally designed to keep wine cool.
Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Tbilisi, Tbilisi
Meet your Georgian guide on the Armenian-Georgian border and together drive to Tbilisi.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 6: Tbilisi

Stop At: Tbilisi, Tbilisi
After breakfast at the hotel, you’ll enjoy guided sightseeing of the Georgian capital.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Georgian National Museum, 3, Rustaveli Ave, Tbilisi 0105 Georgia
We visit the treasury of Georgian National Museum and take a stroll along Rustaweli Avenue, Tbilisi’s main street
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Narikala Fortress, Tbilisi Georgia
From the riverfront, we’ll hop on a cable car which will take us to the 4th century Narikala Fortress, which occupies a prominent position on a hill overlooking the city. The view’s fabulous.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 7: Tbilisi - Mtskheta - Prometheus Cave - Kutaisi

Stop At: The City-Museum Reserve of Mtskheta, Mtskheta Georgia
The former capital and religious heart of Georgia is located at Mtskheta. There we’ll show you the 6th century Djvari Church and the 11th century Svetitskhoveli Cathedral.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Prometheus Cave, Kumistavi Georgia
We visit Prometheus Cave. Inside there’s a breathtaking array of stalactites and stalagmites.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 8: Kutaisi - Gelati - Bagrati - Akhaltsikhe

Stop At: Tskaltubo, Tskaltubo, Kutaisi, Imereti Region
Today we start at a local farmers’ market.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Road to Gelati Monastery, Motsameta, Kutaisi 4600 Georgia
We check out the UNESCO-listed Gelati monastery complex and then move on to the 12th Bagrati Cathedral.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Bagrati Cathedral, Bagrati Street, Kutaisi 4600 Georgia
Moving on, we’ll tour Bagrati Cathedral, also UNESCO-listed. From there, we’ll drive to our base tonight at Akhaltsikhe.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kutaisi, Kutaisi, Imereti Region
City tour around Kutaisi - Georgia’s second largest city.
Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Akhaltsikhe, Akhaltsikhe, Samtskhe-Javakheti Region
Free time in the city.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 9: Akhaltsikhe - Vardzia - Rabati Fortress - Akhaltsikhe

Stop At: Vardzia, Erusheti Mountain, Aspindza 383770 Georgia
We’ll explore Vardzia - a subterranean complex consisting of 300 or so caves cut from the mountain.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Rabati Castle, Akhaltsikhe Georgia
We visit the Ethnographic Museum housed in Rabati Fortress.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 10: Akhaltsikhe - Borjomi - Gori - Tbilisi

Stop At: Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park, Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park, Imereti Region
We drive towards Borjomi Park.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Stalin Museum, 32 Stalin Avenue Stalin Park, Gori 1400 Georgia
Next stop is the town of Gori - the birthplace of Soviet leader Stalin where we visit a museum dedicated to his life.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Uplistsiche Cave Town, Kvakhvreli 15 km Eastwards to Town Gori, Gori 1423 Georgia
We pay a visit to Uplistikhe, another atmospheric cave city.
Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Tbilisi, Tbilisi
Afterwards we return to Tbilisi, for dinner accompanied by folk dancing.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 11: Tbilisi

Pass By: Tbilisi, Tbilisi
Today is free for you to explore Tbilisi a little more.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in a hotel. Our packages include 3* and 4* hotel options.

Day 12: Tbilisi

Pass By: Tbilisi, Tbilisi
Today marks the end of your tour. Our driver will be waiting for you at the hotel lobby ready to transfer you to the airport or any other departure point. No activities are planned for the departure day.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.