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  • SunChild EcoTours: Mount Ara
    named after early Armenina god king killed and brought back to life under mythological circumstances involving Queen Semiramis Our first objective is Ushi village which is situated 30km far from Yerevan from this village we will begin our tour to mount Ara Then we ll continue our tour to Tsaghevanq built into a mossy cave complete with sacred spring In the gorge leading into the crater are houses and fortification walls Further up the crater to the right of the shrine is another small cave with a cross and some pictures of the saint To the left of the shrine along a narrow path are faint traces of a medieval building Our last destination is Tsaghevank at evening back to Yerevan One Day tour Mount Ara means of transport bikes partly cars Starting from Yerevan at an early morning by cars up to Ushi village After preparing our bikes we ll continue up to Mt Ara afterwards visiting Tsaghevanq and back to Yerevan by cars Two day tour mount Ara Day 1 Starting from Yerevan at an early morning by bikes up to Ushi village dinnertime and night will be spent in a local hostel Day 2 At an early

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  • SunChild EcoTours: Khosrov
    monuments During our tours we will be eyewitnesses of culture born in 4 6 B C Also we can see early Christian monasteries and cave church buildings The weather in this region is very changeable even in hot summer days it feels like spring 2 days tour to Khosrov Yerevan Garni by bikes Garni Khosrov by bikes Khosrov Urtsadzor by horses Day 1 Saturday We have various opportunities to get to Khosrov At an early morning we will begin our tour to marvellous Khosrov Reserve The first tour is to the nearest waterfall A little tour to an old village Dinnertime will be spent here Returning to the base A small tour to the St Stephen s church Afterwards returning to the village We will be presented with an assortment of native herbal teas 30 families will welcome us into their cottages to taste fresh squeezed honey We ll spend the night on the base Day 2 Sunday As a rule the tour begins with the first beams of the sun to enjoy the spectacular beauty Day s first target is Kaghavaberd It is an abandoned castle built on top of a very high rock preserved from the middle ages Nowadays many mountain goats come here to give birth The tour will be continued to the early medieval village a place where you can find Khachkars and tombstones as early back at the Middle Age Be prepared for many different types of paths rocky muddy Many small rivers run through the paths but we ll cross those rivers early in the trail Kaghavaberd is a very good observation post for following the griffon s flight Dinnertime will be spent here At evening we will be back to Yerevan 3 day tour Khosrov Yerevan Urtsadzor by bikes Urtsadzor Garni by horses

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  • SunChild EcoTours: contact us
    US Myasnikyan St 20 Building Armenia Yerevan 0025 Tel 374 10 562362 Fax 374 10 560192 There are some errors Captcha Code empty This field must be filled name This field must be filled your message some invisible text to

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  • SunChild EcoTours: 14 days Biking tour
    mountainious landscapes Makaravanq is a midieval cloister built in a hill near a spring Here a picnic can be organized Than we will go to Ijevan in ancient times it was a famous trade path which connected South and West On the bank of the river Aghstev one can find a midieval Caravansaray After a short stop a trip to guesthouse of Ijevan city Nighttime will be spent in Ijevan Ijevan Goshavanq Gosh Lake Dilijan This path is the forestiest region of Armenia In acient times almost all Christian churches were built in the place of Pagan temples this places has something mysterious and mythic Goshavanq isn t an exception here one can see ruins of a pagan church dating back 2 nd century B C Opportunity A trip to Gosh Lake The next target is Haghartsnavanq Evening is free A walk around town Dilijan Night will be spent in Dilijan Dilijan Lake Sevan Yeghegnadzor The unique path leading us to Sevan is foresty and mountainous it is over 1 900 meters above the sea The distance of 3 km passes through a tunnel which makes our way 12km shorter The opportunity of dinner and swimming in famous Flamingo beach We will continue our tour to village Noratuz with the help of catamarans a trip to the ancient Noratuz cemetery where on can meet ancient tombestones and khachkars From Noratuz the bus will take us up to Caravansaray After a picnic we will prepare our bikes and ride up to Caravansaray than a stop near hot springs Night will be spent in Yeghegnadzor Yeghegnadzor Sisian At an early morning a trip to Noravanq We will have a rest a cavy inn The way from Yegnadzor to Sisian partly by bikes partly by bus Dinnertime will be spent in the nearest

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  • SunChild EcoTours: 6 days Horseback riding
    different but crossing rivers must be done early in the morning because during the midday they are more abundant and almost inaccessible The day s first target is Kaghavaberd It is castle ruins in a high rock preserved from the middle ages Nowadays many mountain goats come here for delivery Kaghavaberd is a very good observation post for following the griffon s flight That day the base will be Kaghavaberd Additional The tour will be continued to the early medieval village place where you can find khachkars and tombstones belonging to the middle ages Even in summer we can see early spring circle in this district because of the relief s abruptly fords From the lowlands to the alpine zones on horseback is a few hours journey Dragon stones which we can see in the way of alpine zones to everyone s big surprise belong to the 4 B C but how these dozen tons weighted stones appeared in 3000 meters high meadows no one knows but we can listen to amazing legends about this from the Yezidi people living here The Yezidi nation is busy with cattle breeding they are also passionate preservers of their old religion Yezidies are proud of their hospitability and maybe will treat us with their national matsoun yogurt To get to today s target we must go down a gorge which is rich with its obsidian and after a few hours we are in a place where a lot of rivers and streams begin their descent We will spend the night in the gorge s caves Early in the morning with unaided eye one can see groups of grazing mountain goats here The paths will cross over the gorge paths are almost inaccessible After crossing the gorge the day s first target is the

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  • SunChild EcoTours: 6 days Hiking tour
    to taste fresh squeezed honey We will spent the night in the base As a rule the tour begins with the first beams of the sun Day s first target is Kaghavaberd It is an abandoned castle built on top of a very high rock preserved from the middle ages Nowadays many mountain goats come here to give birth The tour will be continued to the early medieval village A place where you can find Khachkars and tombstones as early back at the Middle Ages Be prepared for many different types of paths rocky muddy Many small rivers run through the paths but we will cross those rivers early in the trail Kaghavaberd is a very good observation post for following the griffon s flight The night will be spent on the base A tour around the alpine zones The weather in the region is very changeable it feels like spring even in the hot summer months Dragon stones which we can encounter on our way to the alpine zones belonging to the 4 B C Yezidi village Yezidies are proud of their hospitability and will maybe treat us with their national matsoun yogurt After a few hours we reach a place where the start of most rivers and streams begins The night will be spent in the gorge s caves Crossing the gorge The day s fist target is the Cave city Early in the morning one can see groups of grazing mountain goats here Our path will cross over a gorge most paths are inaccessible The night will be spent in the gorge We will continue the tour from the Khosrov mountain range to Ourtsadzor Here you can meet nearly 70 of the species that are represented in the Caucasian Red Book Mammals such as the grey bear

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  • SunChild EcoTours: Mount Ara
    named after early Armenina god king killed and brought back to life under mythological circumstances involving Queen Semiramis Our first objective is Ushi village which is situated 30km far from Yerevan from this village we will begin our tour to mount Ara Then we ll continue our tour to Tsaghevanq built into a mossy cave complete with sacred spring In the gorge leading into the crater are houses and fortification walls Further up the crater to the right of the shrine is another small cave with a cross and some pictures of the saint To the left of the shrine along a narrow path are faint traces of a medieval building Our last destination is Tsaghevank at evening back to Yerevan One Day tour Mount Ara means of transport bikes partly cars Starting from Yerevan at an early morning by cars up to Ushi village After preparing our bikes we ll continue up to Mt Ara afterwards visiting Tsaghevanq and back to Yerevan by cars Two day tour mount Ara Day 1 Starting from Yerevan at an early morning by bikes up to Ushi village dinnertime and night will be spent in a local hostel Day 2 At an early

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  • SunChild EcoTours: Khosrov
    monuments During our tours we will be eyewitnesses of culture born in 4 6 B C Also we can see early Christian monasteries and cave church buildings The weather in this region is very changeable even in hot summer days it feels like spring 2 days tour to Khosrov Yerevan Garni by bikes Garni Khosrov by bikes Khosrov Urtsadzor by horses Day 1 Saturday We have various opportunities to get to Khosrov At an early morning we will begin our tour to marvellous Khosrov Reserve The first tour is to the nearest waterfall A little tour to an old village Dinnertime will be spent here Returning to the base A small tour to the St Stephen s church Afterwards returning to the village We will be presented with an assortment of native herbal teas 30 families will welcome us into their cottages to taste fresh squeezed honey We ll spend the night on the base Day 2 Sunday As a rule the tour begins with the first beams of the sun to enjoy the spectacular beauty Day s first target is Kaghavaberd It is an abandoned castle built on top of a very high rock preserved from the middle ages Nowadays many mountain goats come here to give birth The tour will be continued to the early medieval village a place where you can find Khachkars and tombstones as early back at the Middle Age Be prepared for many different types of paths rocky muddy Many small rivers run through the paths but we ll cross those rivers early in the trail Kaghavaberd is a very good observation post for following the griffon s flight Dinnertime will be spent here At evening we will be back to Yerevan 3 day tour Khosrov Yerevan Urtsadzor by bikes Urtsadzor Garni by horses

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