Visit Armenia’s highlights with ease from Tbilisi on this 2-day guided tour. Depart from your Tbilisi hotel in a private vehicle with a driver and make your way into Armenia. Pause on the way at Lake Sevan before continuing to the capital city of Yerevan. Travel to Garni Temple, Geghard Monastery, and Haghpat Monastery. Enjoy a tasting of local brandies in Yerevan.
What to expect?
On the first day you will cross the border with Armenia, drive along the curvy mountain road with sights of abandoned Soviet towns. After a couple of hours, you will reach the picturesque Sevan lake, which is the second largest alpine lake in the world. The clear blue water, the old stone monastery and the giant mountain surrounding the lake create a stunning landscape.
After a short break for a lunch or coffee in one of the nearby traditional cafés by the lake you will proceed to Yerevan, the famous capital city. Here, you will visit the ancient impressive Cascade with gardens, monuments, and galleries. Also, the Old town of Yerevan and the Victory park with an amazing view over the Ararat mountain are on the schedule for this tour.
On the next day you will visit the pagan temple of Garni, which dates back to third century B.C. Next stop is the legendary Geghard monastery, where the spear that pierced the body of Jesus Christ is believed to been kept. From there you will visit go through Alaverdi and visit the beautiful Haghpat monastery, which is included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Back to the border again, it´s only about an hour drive to Tbilisi, where we finish our tour.
What is included?
Private round-trip transfer in a comfortable and insured car
Experienced and knowledgeable English-speaking guide
Hotel pick up and drop off
Brandy tasting tour in Yerevan
Entrance fees as per itinerary
Key landmarks of Armenia - Yerevan, Haghpat, Sevan lake, Garni temple, Geghard
Is this experience for me?
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
Not wheelchair accessible
Infants must sit on laps
Infant seats available
What do I need to bring?
Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)
Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 1 week in advance of the start of the experience.
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Note: If you need an infant car seat, please mention it in the comments during the booking.