9 days tour

Direction: Yerevan – Stepanakert

Day 1
  • Arrival. Transfer airport – hotel. City tour. Visit to Matenadaran– the depositary of ancient manuscripts. Overnight in Yerevan.
Day 2
  • Drive to Echmiadzin. Visiting Echmiadzin Main Cathedral 301-303 A.D., Churches St. Gayane VII c., St. Hripsime VII c., Temple of Zvartnots VIIc. Overnight in Yerevan.
Day 3
  • Drive to Garni Pagan Temple,1st c., Geghard cave Monastery, XII-XIII c, Lake Sevan. Overnight at Lake Sevan.
Day 4
  • Visiting Selim pass and Noravank Monastery XIII-XIVc. Drive to Zorats Qarer – the ancient observatory of Karahunge, Sisian. Overnight in Sisian.
Day 5
  • Visiting Tatev Monastery IX c. Trip to Stepanakert. Overnight in Stepanakert.
Day 6
  • Visit to Gandzasar Church, 1216-1238. Overnight in Stepanakert.
Day 7
  • Drive to Shushi, visiting the Ethnographic Museum of Shushi, Church Khazanchetsots1868-1888, fortress of Shushi. Trip to the resort town of Jermuk. Overnight in Jermuk.
Day 8
  • Sightseeing of Jermuk resort town. Visiting the Areni wine factory. Picnic and wine tasting. Visiting Khor Virap Monastery VII c. Overnight in Yerevan.
Day 9
  • Departure.