- Type: Day pack trekking/cultural/caving
- Duration: 11 days, 10 nights
- Start and end point: Yerevan.
Day 1: Arrival in Yerevan at Zvartnots Airport. Check-in at a hotel. Yerevan sightseeing tour. Overnight in the hotel in Yerevan.
Day 2: Exclusive tour to "Avan Salt Plant" factory. Visit Matenadaran. Visit "Yerevan Ararat Brandy-Wine-Vodka Factory”. After lunch Sightseeing tour to Erebuni fortress. Overnight in the hotel in Yerevan.
Day 3: Tour to Saghmosavanq monastery (13th century). Tour to fortress of Hamberd. Trekking from Kari Lake (3200 m) to Aragats south peak(3879 m). Get back to Kari Lake, lunch. Driving to Dilijan city. Overnight in the B&B in Dilijan.
Day 4: Trekking from the village Shamakhyan to Jukhtakvanq monastery (12-13th century). Driving to Parz Lake, lunch at the shore of the lake. Trekking to Goshavanq monastery(12-13th century). Overnight in the B&B in Ijevan.
Day 5: Driving to the village Yenoqavan, then trekking to Lastiver caves. Trekking to Okon cloister (9th c), lunch. Back to Ijevan city. Driving to Sevan city. Overnight in the hotel in Sevan.
Day 6: Sightseeing at Sevanavanq monastery(9th century). Driving along Sevan Lake to Hayrivanq monastery (9-12th century). Lunch near the southern shores of Sevan Lake. Short trekking to the village Nerqin Getashen along Argichi river. Driving to Selim pass(2410 m), visiting Selim Caravansary(14th century). Driving to Jermuk resort city. Overnight in the hotel in Jermuk.
Day 7: Jermuk city tour. Visiting Gndevanq monastery, lunch. Trekking from the monastery down the gorge Arpa. Driving to the village Halidzor. By the biggest rope-way in the world (5.7 km) getting to the village Tatev. Overnight in the B&B in village Tatev.
Day 8: Visiting Tatev monastery (7th century). Driving down by Vorotan gorge to Satan’s bridge(stalactite). Short trekking to the ancient cave city Khndzoresq, lunch. Overnight in the hotel in Sisian city.
Day 9: Visiting 5-7 thousand years old Stonehenge. Trekking from the village Areni to the ruins of the village Armaghan. Trekking to Noravanq monastery (13th century), lunch. Visit Areni wine factory. Visit Khor Virap monastery (17th century). Overnight in the hotel in Yerevan.
Day 10: Tour to Geghard monastery (4th century). Trekking to the ruins of Havutstar (12-14th century) monastery. Trekking to “Stone Simphony”. Trekking to Garni pagan temple (1st century). Overnight in the hotel in Yerevan.
Day 11: Departure. The tour may be combined with Georgia or Turkey if requiered.
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Europe Armenia Outdoor: Land Rambler Hiking & Trekking
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