Family Package

GEORGIA + ARMENIA 8 DAYS/7 NIGHTS COMBINED TOUR

 Switzerland
- 30th Oct
CHF1,100  
CHF899   / Person

Overview

DAY 1   Departure from home country. 

DAY 2   Arrival in Tbilisi. Custom formalities. Meeting at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Checkin. Rest. 

DAY 3   Tbilisi – Gori - Uplistsikhe – Mtskheta – Tbilisi Tour 

DAY 4   Tbilisi – Sadakhlo - Alaverdi - Dilijan Tour 

DAY 5   Dilijan - Lake Sevan –Yerevan Tour 

DAY 6   Yerevan - Echmiadzin – Garni – Geghard Tour (Holy Residence of Armenian Apostolic Church)  

DAY 7   Yerevan - Khor Virap – Noravank - Yerevan Tour 

DAY 8   Departure Day 

Package

Itenary

Day 1
  • Departure from home country

Day 2
  • DAY 2 Arrival in Tbilisi /meeting at airport/transfer to hotel/check-in/ Rest 10:00 Tbilisi City Tour  Breakfast in hotel  Metekhi Church (13th c)  Sioni Cathedral (6-8th cc) - the main church in Tbilisi. Residence of Holy Wooden Cross of St. Nino  Walk through the old town, the ancient streets where the souvenir shops are located  Anchiskhati – basilica from VI c  Lunch at restaurant  Narikala Fortress (4th c) - "The heart of Tbilisi," - the main fortress of the city, which offers scenic views  Abanotaubani - the area of sulfur baths  The State Museum of Georgia, which kept the masterpieces of Georgian art from different historical periods, as well as the treasury, in which are collected golden and silver items found during excavations of ancient settlements  Dinner at restaurant  Overnight in Tbilisi

Day 3
  • 08:00 Tbilisi – Uplistsike - Gori – Mtskheta – Jvari- Tbilisi Tour  Breakfast in hotel  Departure for Shida Kartli region  Town Gori  Joseph Stalin`s house-museum  Uplistsikhe (the end of the beginning of the 2-1BB BC) - "God's Fortress", the ancient cave town hewn into the rock.  Lunch in Mtskheta restaurant  Mtskheta- ancient capital of Georgia  Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (11th century) - The main cathedral of Georgia, known as the burial place of the Holy Mantle of Christ  Jvari church (6-7th cc) - masterpiece of the early Medieval Period  Dinner at restaurant  Overnight in Tbilisi

Day 4
  • 08:30 Tbilisi – Alaverdi - Dilijan Tour  Breakfast at Hotel  Hotel check-out  Drive to Sadakhlo Meeting at the Armenian-Georgian border Sadakhlo and transfer to Alaverdi  Customs formalities and drive to Alaverdi  Sanahin Monastery (10-13th c.)  Lunch at restaurant  Haghpat Monastery (10-13th c.)  Arrival in Dilijan  Hotel check-in  Dinner and overnight in Dilijan

Day 5
  • 09:00 Dilijan – Lake Sevan - Yerevan Tour  Breakfast at Hotel  Hotel check-out  Dilijan city  Haghartsin monastery (10-13th c.)  Lake Sevan  Churches of Peninsula  Lunch at restaurant  Noraduz (forest of “khachkars” – cross-stones)  Arrival in hotel in Yerevan and check-in  Dinner and overnight in hotel in Yerevan

Day 6
  • 08:30 Echmiadzin + Garni/Geghard Tour  Breakfast at Hotel  Cathedral 4th c. (Holy mass on Sunday)  Ruins of Zvartnots (Temple of Heaven Angels 7th c.)  Return to Yerevan  Tsitsernakaberd (Monument and museum devoted to the victims of genocide in 1915)  Departure for Garni  Arch of Yeghishe Charents (bird-eye view of Ararat mountain)  Lunch in the village with lavash (armenian bread) bakers. (Watching and assisting Armenian women bake lavash in well-stove and tasting it with cheese.  Garni (1st century A.D. Pagan Temple)  Gheghard (12-13th century monastery carved into solid rock)  Return to Yerevan  Dinner at restaurant  Overnight in Yerevan DAY

Day 7
  • 09:30 Khor Virap – Noravank Tour  Breakfast at Hotel  Matenadaran (Museum of ancient manuscripts)  Khor Virap Monastery (301 A.D.)  Noravank Monastery (12-14th c.)  Lunch at restaurant  Return to Yerevan  Dinner at restaurant  Overnight in Yerevan

Day 8
  • Departure Day Hotel check-out / transfer to airport / departure

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