Zvartnots International Airport, Yerevan, Armenia
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Arrival at the Zvartnoc airport and transfer to the hotel.
Breakfast. Departure for Garni and visit of this center of Hellenistic and Roman culture and ancient residence of the Armenian royals of the Arshakuni dynasty; we will visit the Temple dedicated to the God of Sun, the remains of the wall of the third century BC and the Roman Baths. Trekking to the monastery of Havuts Tar. Visit a local house where you can have the opportunity to see and participate in the preparation of the “Lavash” Armenian bread. Continue to the Geghard Monastery named after the spear that pierced the body of Christ, located in a very spectacular deep canyon: half built into the rock, dates back to the fourth century, according to tradition. Dinner in the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel. (B/L/D)
(trekking distance – 9 km / trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours)
Breakfast. Departure for the village Artabuyk. Trekking to the fortress of Smbaraberd and Tsakhac qar (packed lunch) – Eghegis Dinner and departure to Eghegis. (B/L/D)
(trekking distance – 10km / Trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours)
Breakfast. Departure to Lake Sevan via the Vardenyanc pass (2410m). Visit to the Orbelyan caravanserai of 14th century. Departure towards the Medina village and from here climb to Mount Armaghan (2821m, 2-2.5 hours). Packed lunch on the top of the mountain. Descent departure to the peninsula of Sevan, visit the monasteries of Sevan. Dinner and overnight in Dilijan. (B/L/D)
(trekking distance – 2821 m / Trekking duration- 2-2.5 hours)
Breakfast. Departure for Lake Parz. Trekking from Lake Parz to Lake Gosh. On the way visit also the monastery of Goshavank. Lunch. Departure for Byurakan. Dinner and overnight in Byurakan. (B/L/D)
(trekking distance – 10km / trekking duration- 3.5-4 hours)
Breakfast. Ascent to the summit South of Mount Aragats (3879m). Packed lunch. Descent towards lake Kari. Return to Yerevan. Dinner in the restaurant. Overnight in Yerevan. (B/L/D)
(trekking distance – 10km / trekking duration- 4-5 hours)
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport.