We are looking forward to welcome you in the Caucasus!

Armenia is a dream land!

Spend your holidays in a land of volcanoes, geysers, mountains, canyons and fertile valleys with large apricot plantations and wine fields. The changing sceneries makes this tour unique.

You are driving independently with our new and comfortable 4×4 rental cars and discover the country with the capital Yerevan, the Cave Town Khndzoresk, Tatev Monastery and Lake Sevan by your own. Our package includes pre-booked accommodation and is full of adventures and activities like hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, biking, culinary highlights and tastings according to your wishes.

Route

Program

Day 1 Flight to Yerevan, Armenia / airport transfer 
Welcome dinner at an excellent restaurant near Republic Square

Day 2 City tour Yerevan with English-speaking guide.
You will see the Cascades, Opera, the famous craft market “Vernissage” and the Mother Armenia Monument. After a small lunch break you can continue to the Armenian Genocide Memorial complexTsitsernakaberd with guide or by your own

Day 3 Delivery of the rental vehicle to your hotel
Short drive to the outskirts of Yerevan to the famous temple of Garni. Below the temple in the Garni Gorge you can see huge basalt columns. Nearby there are plenty of beautiful places for a cozy picnic by the river. Continue to Geghard Monastery

Day 4 Visit the legendary monastery Khor Virap south of Yerevan, which is picturesquely situated in front of the majestic Mount Ararat. Continue to Areni village in the Arpa valley. The place is well known as wine-growing region. Taste the delicious Armenian wines and continue to the spa town of Jermuk

Day 5 Free time in Jermuk. You can enjoy a relaxing wellness treatment or try the famous mineral waters from the Gallery of Waters. You can also enjoy a hot bath in one of the geyser in the surrounding area. The place is surrounded by deep forest and mountains. You can have a walk to the Jermuk waterfall or alternatively take a ride with the boat at the central lake

Day 6 Your way leads you to the south, where you should take an exciting cable car ride to the Tatev monastery. The “Wings of Tatev” is considered as the longest aerial tramway in the world. Later you can visit the ancient cave town Khndzoresk. Return to Jermuk

Day 7 Scenic drive over the Selim Pass and along Lake Sevan to Dilijan. On the way, it is worth stopping at an old caravanserai near the pass, the cemetery of Noratus and the famous Sevanavank monastery on the northwestern shore of the lake. The lake is the largest freshwater lake in Armenia and one of the largest high mountain lakes in the world.  Continue to Dilijan

Day 8 Choose one of the numerous hiking opportunities in the Dilijan National Park according to your demands. Our hiking guide will lead you through the park. Alternatively you can spend the day exploring some of the other attractions of the region, for example the Haghartsin Monastery, the old town of Dilijan or Lake Parz

Day 9 Drive to Gyumri, the second largest city in the country. Our guide will meet you at the hotel for a first walk around the old town. The houses are typically built from black and red tufa stones with large balconies. In the evening you are invited to our host family. You can enjoy a traditional Armenian dinner in the beautiful backyard, surrounded by flowers and old fruit trees

Day 10 In the morning you meet your guide and buy up fresh products at the local market. Start to the village Salut for an adventurous off-road drive to the impressive Trchkan waterfall. Picnic at the river and return to Gyumri. You can also have a wonderful hike through the Chichkhan River’s Gorge to the waterfall. Relaxing dinner at the famous fish farm Cherkezi Dzor in Gyumri

Day 11 Drive via Artik along the breathtaking Aragats mountain range to Yerevan. In the town of Arapan you can stop by the well-known bakery in the center. Shortly before Yerevan you should visit the Armenian Alphabet Monument
Collecting of the rental vehicle at your hotel

Day 12 Transfer to the airport and departure from Yerevan

Our Services  
● Tour planning and organization
● Personal travel documents with routing, map,
   SIM-cards, 24h hotline and recommendations
● 2x airport transfer 
● Overnights according to your wishes –
   categories available: budget / mix / lux
   including breakfast
● Activities on request:
   hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, biking, art and craft 
   activities, culinary highlights, tastings and more
● 4×4 car rental (for example Kia Sportage)
● All vehicles with insurance liability and full 
   comprehensive insurance, no mileage, no deposit

Excluding
● Flights to/from Armenia
● tips and entrance fees during the tour

Contact
Please contact us via phone or e-mail:

Hans Heiner Buhr
Mobil/Whatsapp +995  599 570 554
E-Mail info@kaukasus-reisen.de

Steffi Born
Mobil/Whatsapp +995 599 938 949
E-Mail steffi.born@kaukasus-reisen.de

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