Day 1: Arrival to Yenokavan. Descent to Nvezner (alt. 960 m). Lunch in a cave. Familiarization tour by an alpine vineyard as well as by highland fruit and vegetable garden. Hike to Homer, by a rout driven along a canyon, across few caves and small waterfalls. Ascent to the altitude 1280 m/4200 feet. Overnight in DBL houses in Homer.
Day 2: Hike to Pstik Sar (Small Hill) – altitude is 1400 m. Herb’s gathering (see the Herb’s Date). Lunch by a spring. Return to Homer through a coppice. Overnight in Homer.
Day 3: Hike to Okon (1800m). During the ascent from 1280 to 1800 m the track is going through mixed forest and mountain river up to the fields zone. Lunch at the apiary. Excursion along with a bee-master, honey tasting. Tent-camp set is scheduled nearby Okonokhach village. Fishing and swimming. Overnight stay in tents by Okon.
Day 4: Hike to Kamut. This road ascent for 300 m and runs over copses, springs and fields. Lunch by a spring. Return to Okon. Roost in tents.
Day 5: Descent along river through mixed forest to Lastiver. Seeing of caves. Later on, hiking by a beech forest situated on the altitude 1000-1300 m to Kranataht (Khachkar’s workshop). Supper and roost in Homer.
Day 6: Hike through Kanach Er to Nvezner. Field Work in the Kitchen Garden (Gathering of vegetables for lunch). Lunch in the cave. Photographing. Hike by a new rout from Nvezner to Khachaghbyur (Cross Spring) river and then to Getahovit village. 2 km/1.24 miles transfer to Ijevan, visiting of the country market. Excursion to Botanical Garden of Ijevan. Supper in a quay café in the Sculpture’s Park. Transfer to Homer.
Day 7: Transfer to Sev Kar (Black Stone) village. Excursion by pomegranate garden. Garden works. Lunch on the bank of Agstev river. Return to Yerevan.
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