One day of village life

This tour designed for the guests who like to know the local and rural life of the Armenian people and their way of living. The lovely villages in Armavir (or Ararat) region are wonderful little villages of 1000 inhabitants. Most of houses in the villages date from the 18th century or earlier. The villages lie in a lovely bowl of hills surrounded by peach orchands,vineyards and the most important fruit apricot trees. Villagers makes wine,grow some of the best peaches,cherries in the country,make cheese and butter,they gather together to make traditional lavash,they keep sheep,cows,hens,pigs and many other home animals.The village has a variety of cultural inheritance from the different layers of civilizations that once inhabited this area.To explore this village life we suggest you to pass 1 day in village.

 

Armenian  village life experience

(1 day tour)

This tour designed for the guests who like to know the local and rural life of the Armenian people and their way of  living. The lovely villages in Armavir (or Ararat) region are  wonderful little villages of 1000 inhabitants. Most of houses in the villages date from the 18th century or earlier. The villages lie in a lovely bowl of hills surrounded by peach orchands,vineyards and the most important fruit apricot trees. Villagers makes wine,grow some of the best peaches,cherries in the country,make cheese and butter,they gather together to make traditional lavash,they keep sheep,cows,hens,pigs and many other home animals.The village has a variety of cultural inheritance from the different layers of civilizations that once inhabited this area.To explore this village life we suggest you to pass 1 day in village.

 In the morning we drive  to the region.After reaching the village we begin harvest, picking the fruites and vegetables. After we have picnic in the gardens.Then we visit tonir(the place where armenian women gather together and make traditional lavash).Tourists will have opportunity to do this traditional process themselves with he help of old women.Then we shall see the process of making cheess and butter.

In the afternoon we shall go to ambar(the place where the villagers keep their animals).The tourists will feed the hens,pigs,cows.They will have opportunity to milk a cow .After we shall have a little walk in the village to see the whole picture of village life.Then in the evening on the time of bringing the animals to ambars from the mountains we shall go to the nearest mount to bring the cattle to ambar.After we shall have traditional dinner in one of the villager`s house and drive back to the city.