WEEK END in sunny Armenia
The tour program, designed for weekend, includes Armenia’s «pearl» Lake Sevan, Garni temple, Geghard Monastery,Echmiadzin city, Matenadaran. 2 day tour for those who don`t find time for hollidays but want to have rest.After such weekend you will not need holiays for a long time.
Arrival at the airport – transfer to hotel.
Yerevan city tour – Garni Temple – Geghard Monastery
Your tour will start with the Republic Square,the heart of Yerevan,then we shall continue to Northern Avenue,Opera Building,Cascade,Bagrmayan street on which are located Parlament and President Residence and finally the highest point of Yerevan Mother Armenia,from where you will see the whole Yerevan like on your hand.
After city tour we shall drive to Kotayq region to visit the only pagan temple in Armenia,1 century temple Garni dedicated to the god of sun Mythra.Then continue to Geghard monastery complex, very unique one, consisted ov cave carved chapels and breath taking acoutics.
Matenadaran – Echmiadzin – Mother Cathedral – Hripsime church – Zvartnoc Cathedral
The tour we shall start with the visit of Matenadaran,the institute of ancient manuscripts.After driving to Armavir region to visit the holy city Echmiadzin,the center of Armenian Apostolic church.In the city we shall visit Mother Cathedral,Hripsime church, which is considered to be the masterpiece of Armenian architecture, and the ruins of Zvartnoc Cathedral.
Yerevan – Sevan
Lunch near the lake with local fish.
Driving to Sevan lake,the Blue Beuty of Armenia.It is impossible to visit Armenai and not see Sevan lake.We shall pass ½ day in Sevan, to have rest, to play ,to swimm.
Lunch will be .....famous fish from Sevan lake,prepared in special way with the water of Sevan.