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  • Silk Road
    путя 4300 USD МИН 2 Узбекистан Туркменистан Иран Армения Грузия на 21 дней 20 ночей More Info About Us About Armenia Map of Armenia Country overview Geography of Armenia Culture of Armenia UNESCO heritage site Flora and Fauna Cusine and wine Travel to Armenia Tours in Armenia Гарантироаванные Региональне Туры Корпоративные Тейлор Туры Великого Шелкового путя Kультурные Tуры Активные Туры Религиозные Туры Aрхеологические и Геологические Туры Природные Туры Гурман Tуры

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    9 Tehran Zanjan Move to Zanjan en route visiting of the Soltaniyh dome then continue to Zanjan check in and rest In the afternoon visiting of the Rakhtshuy Khane Museum Salt men and old bazar of Zanjan Overnight in Zanjan Day 10 Zanjan Tabriz Drive to Tabriz en route visiting of the Kandovan stone village then continue to Tabriz and visiting of the Alishah Citadel the Municipality building Blue Mosque Bazar and Azerbaijan museum Overnight in Tabriz Day 11 Tabriz Khndzoresk Goris Move to Jolfa to visit the St Stephanus Cathedral drive along the Aras River to the Nordooz boarder Meet Armenian guide at the border and drive to Goris On your way to Goris Visit the cave village of Khndzoresk a picture perfect valley with a stream running through it where many caves and rock formations are waiting to be explored Overnight in Goris Day 12 Goris Tatev Selim Sevan Tsakhkadzor Breakfast Tour to the most magnificent monastery in all Armenia Tatev Monastery 9 13cc a former center for the sciences and art where many famous Armenians lived and worked centuries ago Tirp to the Selim Caravanserai It s used to serve as a place of overnighting during the times of Great Silk Road It was a also famous center of Exchange Drive to Sevan visit to Noraduz and Hayrivank Monastery Overnight in Tsakhkadzor Day 13 Tsakhkadzor Garni Geghard Yerevan Breakfast Visit to Kecharis Monastary Then our tour continue in the Pagan Temple of Garni which is the only non Christian temple currently Drive to the Geghard monastery inscribed in UNESCO World Heritage list Then visit to Megerian Carpet factory The Megerian Family has been involved in selling restoration and prodaction of fine iriental rugs for over four generations Overnight in Yerevan Day 14 Yerevan Ejmiatsin Zvartnoc Yerevan Breakfast Excursion around Yerevan city Visit to Manuscript museum Matenadaran Genocide museum and Tsitsernakaberd monument and Brandy Factory Visit the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin the spiritual and admin of the Armenian Church Tour will continue to the ruins of the glorious 7th century Zvartnots Cathedral Return to Yerevan and Overnight Day 15 Yerevan Amberd Arutch Gyumri Breakfast Visit to Amberd fortress It was built during the 10th century 7 km Drive to Aruch The Aruch Caravanserai dates to the 13th century The medieval roadside inn was located on the road connecting the Bagratuni capital of Ani with Dvin part of the network of routes on Armenia s Silk Road Trip to the Gyumri Gyumri is the second largest city that used to be an important Armenian cultural center in the late 19th early 20th century We will take a walk through its historical center Alexandropol that has many traditional 19th century houses Overnight in Gyumri Day 16 Gyumri Bavra Vardzia Akhaltsikhe Drive to the Bavra border between Armenia and Georgia Change guide and transport and continue the trip in Georgia Enjoy exploration of Javakheti region Visit 12th c cave city Vardzia carved into the volcanic rocks on 13 levels linked

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  • Silk Road
    наследия ЮНЕСКО Tours ДВЕ АРМЕНИИ ВМЕСТЕ Армения Нагорно Карабах More Info About Us About Armenia Map of Armenia Country overview Geography of Armenia Culture of Armenia UNESCO heritage site Flora and Fauna Cusine and wine Travel to Armenia Tours in Armenia Гарантироаванные Региональне Туры Корпоративные Тейлор Туры Великого Шелкового путя Kультурные Tуры Активные Туры Религиозные Туры Aрхеологические и Геологические Туры Природные Туры Гурман Tуры Объекты Всемирного наследия ЮНЕСКО Regional Tours

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    but rarely have ancient monuments caused such a sensation in astronomical circles Return to hotel in Goris Dinner at the hotel in Goris B L D DAY 6 Goris Shuhi Stepanakert Mountain Karabakh Breakfast We will visit the city of Shushi Visit the Monastery of Ghazanchetsots 19th century Tank 1993 Shushi liberation monument Lunch We will get Stepanakert Accommodation at the hotel Dinner B L D DAY 7 Stepanakert Gandzasar Tigranakert Stepanakert Breakfast We will start our trip having the first stop at the statue of Grandmother and Grandfather which has become the symbol of Nagorno Kharabagh We will continue the tour visiting the monastery of Gandzasar Ganzasar Monastery is one of the most important architectural monument of Artsakh and the entire historical Eastern Side of Armenia It is said that the head of John the Baptist id buried here Lunch Visit the bazar in Stepanakert for tasting Jingjalov hac the national meal of Artsakh We will make a visit to the historical museum of Artsakh After all we will visit The Archeological Museum of Tigranakert Get back to Stepanakert Dinner Overnight at the hotel B L D DAY 8 Stepanakert Selim Pass Lake Sevan Breakfast We will drive to Lake Sevan passing through the Selim Caravanserai which served as an important center of exchange trade and for overnight during the times of Great Silk Road After here we will drive to Lake Sevan which is one of the largest lakes in the world It stands out with its sweet and astonishingly blue water Here we can enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the beautiful lake Lunch Then we will visit Sevanavank Monastery which is situated on Sevan Peninsula There are 2 monasteries actually one of them is destroyed but the other stands still They have been built in the middle Ages around 10th century Then we will drive to Dilijan Dinner and overnight in Dilijan B L D DAY 9 Lake Sevan Goshavank Monastery Haghartsin Monastery Alaverdi Breakfast We will have a short city tour in Dilijan Walking along the Sharamberyan Street we will come across with many museums souvenirs markets small shops and so on We will also observe two traditional houses built of wood with tiled roofs and balconies with meticulously carved being typical examples of Dilijan Lunch Then we will visit the monastery of Goshavank It was founded in the 13th century by a very famous writer and educator Mkhitar Gosh It used to be an educational center and formerly was called Nor Getik But after the death of its founder it was renamed as Goshavank in honor of the famous scientist Then we will visit the medieval Monastery of Haghartsin The refectory of Hagahrtsin is very unique There are a number of very interesting khachkars cross stones in the Monastery Lunch at a local family houses in Dilijan Our tour continues to Alaverdi Dinner Overnight at the hotel B L D DAY 10 Alaverdi Sanahin Hahgpat Akhtala Gyumri Today we will visit two unique monuments of

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    bench of a twisty gorge This is the only monastery where we may find a unique sculpture of Father God In Noravank we will have a meeting with the priest who will tell you about the religious life and traditions of Armenia After all we will drive to one of the famous spa cities of Armenia Jermuk There are many natural springs in Jermuk which have healing power We will see the breathtaking waterfall as well as mineral natural springs of 0 53 C Overnight in Jermuk B L Day 5 Jermuk Karahunj Stonehenge Tatev Khndzoresk Goris Breakfast We will explore the ancient observatory of Karahunj quite similar to Stonehenge in England The columns sit like soldiers on a hill The 204 stones near Sisian have been ascribed with mystical fertility and cosmic powers but rarely have ancient monuments caused such a sensation in astronomical circles Then we will continue our trip visiting the monastic complex of Tatev The complex was found within the ages of 9 13 Formerly it was a very famous educational center in Armenia and all famous contemporary scientists and philosophers were educated there It used to accept students from abroad as well Here we can use the world s longest rope way which has length of 5700 m Visit the cave village of Khndzoresk After all drive to Goris Check in the hotel Dinner at a local house where we will enjoy the specific meals typical to that region And everything will be accompanied by the beautiful music played by the host In the evening you may enjoy the night view of the small city which is very beautiful Dinner at the hotel in Goris B D Day 6 Goris Selim Noraduz Sevan Dilijan Breakfast Today we are going to pass the pathways that have been used by the travellers of Great Silk Road We will drive through the Selim Caravanserai which served as an important center of exchange trade and for overnight during the times of Great Silk Road Here we can see the immortal tracks of world history Visit to Noraduz After here we will drive to Lake Sevan which is one of the largest lakes in the world It stands out with its sweet and astonishingly blue water Here we can enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the beautiful lake Another surprise is expected for our tourists we will have a cruise in Lake Sevan and take the chance to admire the beauty of blue pearl of Armenian highland Lunch during which we will taste the Ishkhan fish of Lake Sevan This fish is an irreplaceable phenomenon in Armenian Culinary culture Then we will visit Sevanavank Monastery which is situated on Sevan Peninsula There are 2 monasteries actually one of them is destroyed but the other stands still They have been built in the middle Ages around 10th century Then we will drive to Dilijan Walking along the Sharambeyan Street which is one of the oldest streets of the city we may buy

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    for centuries Though the exact foundation of the monastery is unknown the present complex was built in the mid 13th century Day 4 YEREVAN KHOR VIRAP NORAVANK DILIJAN Breakfast Take trip to Khor Virap Monastery 4 18th cc This monastery is very prominent because of its history Gregory the Illuminator who introduced Christianity to Armenia has been imprisoned there about 13 years as at that time there was a prison in the place of the monastery Here we can enjoy the spectacular view of the sacred Ararat Mountain an immortal symbol of Armenia On our way to Khor Virap we will visit village Areni which is considered to be an important center of wine production industry You are welcome to taste its excellent wine Then we will continue our tour to Noravank a monastery of XII century situated among amazing sheer rocks on the bench of a twisty gorge This is the only monastery where we may find a unique sculpture of Father God Afterwards we will drive to Lake Sevan which is one of the largest lakes in the world It stands out with its sweet and astonishingly blue water Here we can enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the beautiful lake Then we will visit Sevanavank Monastery which is situated on Sevan Peninsula There are 2 monasteries actually one of them is destroyed but the other stands still They have been built in the Middle Ages around 10th century Drive to Dilijan Overnight there Day 5 DILIJAN SANAHIN HAGHPAT SADAKLO TBILISI Breakfast Today we will visit two unique monuments of Armenian architecture of X XIV centuries the monasteries of Sanahin and Haghpat which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites Literally the name Sanahin in Armenian means this one is older than the other which probably means that this monastery is older of than Haghpat These two monasteries are very close to each other and can be easily seen from one to the other Both are located on an uneven plateau separated by a deep crack formed by a small river that flows into the river Debed Haghpat Monastery was one of the largest religious cultural and educational centers of medieval Armenia After all we will drive to the border between Armenia and Georgia We ll change guide and transport and continue the trip in Georgia Day 6 TBILISI CITY TOUR Breakfast Today we will have excursion in the capital Here you may encounter with many religious and cultural builings churches sinagoges mosques which comprise the whole color of 19th century Visit sulfur bath Later visit the stunning treasury History Museum and the National Art Museum of Georgia depends which will be open After all we will hhave a walking along Rustaveli Avenue the main street in Tbilisi Day 7 TBILISI MTSKHETA GORI GUDAURI Breakfast Visit the ancient capital and religious center of Georgia Mtskheta and its historical sites the Church of Jvari 6th century and Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th century Jvari and Svetitskhoveli are World Heritage Sites of UNESCO Then visit

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    Гурман Tуры Объекты Всемирного наследия ЮНЕСКО Tours About Us About Armenia Map of Armenia Country overview Geography of Armenia Culture of Armenia UNESCO heritage site Flora and Fauna Cusine and wine Travel to Armenia Tours in Armenia Гарантироаванные Региональне Туры Корпоративные Тейлор Туры Великого Шелкового путя Kультурные Tуры Активные Туры Религиозные Туры Aрхеологические и Геологические Туры Природные Туры Гурман Tуры Объекты Всемирного наследия ЮНЕСКО Regional Tours Caucassus tour Armenia Georgia

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    28 km we reach our camp which is prepared in advance by the escort car Dinner Overnight in camps The length 28 km Oscillation of the height 600m Day 4 Karmrashen Breakfast After a good sleep with restored strength we begin to bike up to the summit climb of 3000m above sea level Here we will admire the view of many mountains and descend to the village Karmrashen where we will have a house for overnight Optionally you can organize a climb to the top of the mountain Vayotssar 2500m which is located not far from the village Karmrashen just 6 miles to the top of one side Dinner and overnight Length 24 km Oscillation of height 500 m Day 5 Karmrashen Malishka Yerevan Breakfast From Karmrashena the route is not long only 20 km we have 3km rise and all the rest of the road descends to the town Maishka From the city we will drive to Noravank Monastery after which we will drive to winery in Areni village After all we will get Yerevan Overnight at a hostel in Yerevan Dinner at the restaurant Day 6 Yerevan Garni Geghard Lake Vank Breakfast We leave Yerevan We will visit the only pagan temple in Armenia the Temple of Garni It was built in the 1st century It was devoted to the god of cleanness Mihr Then we will visit the Monastery of Geghard founded in the IV In the early times it was called Ayrivank Cave Monastery Because of its cave structures From the 8th century it was renamed as Gegard because of the holy lance which was used to pierce Jesus Christ s body It was one of the major cultural centers of medieval Armenia Not far from the monastery on the off road we will bike up to the plateau from where we will admire monastery Gegard and the gorge Azat River We continue biking up overcoming the altitude of about 1000m to the lake Vank or Lake Vishaps Dragon 2710m The first part of biking is of average steepness but the rest of the road is not steep but long Near the lake Vank is Vishapakar The oldest stone dates back to the 3rd millennium Dragon Stones are located in Gegharkunik Region on the slope of Mount Ara The highest stone is of height 5 03 meters Near Vishapakar we will have our camps for overnight The place is not very high and is very good for acclimatization The next day we will bike 13km up to 3220m above sea level Overnight in camps The length 14 km Oscillation of height 1000 Day 7 Vank Spitakasar Lanjasar Breakfast After the lake the way continues with smooth road about 8km On the road we will be accompanied by mountain rivers mountain chain Geghama with its highest pic Mount Azhdaak 3580m various ancient rock paintings about which British scientists stated that these cave paintings date back to 25 000 years Getting downhill Big Spitakasar which means Great White

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