Home Travel Tours Great Silk Road of Armenia
duration: 8 days / 7 nights
location: Armenia,
  • Yerevan
  • Khor Virap
  • Noravank Monastery
  • Gyumri
  • SANAHIN
  • Lake Sevan
  • Dzoraget
  • Selim caravansary
  • Dilijan

Great Silk Road of Armenia

The highlights of this tour:

  • The tour will take you to the mysterious and attractive historical Silk Route in Armenia.
  • Visit many historical wonders of Armenia, beautiful ancient architectures and historical ruins.
  • Let us open up this fascinating side of Noah’s Land for you to explore.


1days
Welcome to Armenia
  • Yerevan

Arrival in Yerevan. Meet and greet. Transfer to the hotel.

Welcome dinner in the restaurant. 

2days
IN THE HEART OF "PINK TOWN"
  • Yereavn 
Breakfast at the hotel. Our trip starts with a visit to the History Museum of Armenia - the museum contains over 400,000 artifacts representing the history of the country. City tour around Yerevan - the ancient capital of Armenia. Explore the uniqueness of the city streets; you will enjoy the warm atmosphere, friendly smiles of local people and unique coloring of this wonderful ancient city-Opera House, Cascade Complex, Republic Square, the Governmental Building, Statue of Victory, the Stadium and the canyon of Hrazdan. Visit to Tsitsernakaberd- the Armenian Genocide memorial complex - dedicated to the victims of the Armenian Genocide. Dinner in the restaurant.
3days
Start Of Silk Road
  • Yerevan   |   Khor-Virap   |   Noravank   |   Selim Caravansary   |   Sevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Sightseeing tour to Khor Virap Monastery. Khor Virap's notability as a monastery and pilgrimage site is attributed to the fact that Gregory the Illuminator, was initially imprisoned here for 14 years by King Tiridates III of Armenia Continue our trip to Noravank - the 13th-century Armenian monastery. The monastery is best known for its two-storey Surb Astvatsatsin (Holy Mother of God) church, which grants access to the second floor by way of a narrow stone-made staircase jutting out from the face of building. Lunch in the restaurant. Drive to Selim Pass for visiting the caravanserai (XIV c.) this used to be an important trade point in the famous Silk Road. Drive to Lake Sevan. Overnight in Sevan. Dinner at the hotel.
4days
THE PEARL OF ARMENIA / LITTLE SWITZERLAND
  • Sevan    |   Dilijan   |   Haghpat   |  Sanahin   |   Dzoraget
Breakfast at the hotel. Start tour from Sevan to Dilijan - the spa town in Armenia. Usually called Armenian Switzerland or Little Switzerland by the locals A stroll in the old center of Dilijan - lets you experience the atmosphere of the old town. Lunch at the restaurant. Drive to Lori region to visit the architectural complexes of Sanahin (966 AD) and Haghpat (976 AD) Next stop to admire the nature of Dzoraget. Overnight at the hotel Avan Dzoraget. Dinner at the restaurant.
5days
The oldest settlement of Armenia
  • Dzoraget   |   Gyumri    |   Aruch Caravansary   |   Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the second largest city of Armenia - Gyumri We start the City tour in Gyumri - Charles Aznavour Square, Sev Berd or the Black Fortress, Vartanants Square Continue the tour to the village of Aruch, which is one of the oldest settlements of Armenia. Visit the temple of Aruch, which is unique with its architectural constructions. Lunch in the restaurant. Taste traditional soup made of local endemic herbs. Drive back to Yerevan. Dinner.
6days
FORTRESS IN THE CLOUDS
  • Yerevan   |   Sagmosavank   |   Fortress of Amberd   |   Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to Saghmossavank "the monastery of the Psalms" - the 13th-century Armenian monastic complex. Opportunity to have lunch at a local house. Continue our trip to the Fortress of Amberd - the 7th-century fortress located 2,300 meters above sea level, on the slopes of Mount Aragats. Dinner in the restaurant.
7days
DEPOSITORY OF ARMENIAN MANUSCRIPTS / THE SAMPLE OF PAGAN ERA
  • Yerevan   |   Geghard   |   Garni   |   Yerevan
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the Matenadaran - the repository of ancient manuscripts research institute and museum. Continue our trip to Geghard - the medieval monastery, being partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next stop in Garni. The Temple of Garni is the classical Hellenistic temple. It is perhaps the best-known structure and symbol of pre-Christian Armenia. Lunch in the courtyard of a family, consisting of local traditional cuisine. Shopping time in "GUM" Armenian market. Dinner in the restaurant. 
8days
DEPARTURE HOME
  • Yerevan   |   "Zvartnots" International Airport
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport. Departure
2 person4 - 6 person8 - 15 person20 and more person
880 EUR / 955 USD580 EUR / 625 USD445 EUR / 480 USD370 EUR / 410 USD

*The prices are per person

In the price is included:

Accommodation in a double room at Shirak*** / Hrazdan*** hotels in Yerevan, Tsovasar**** hotel in Sevan, Tufenkian Avan Dzoraget**** hotel in Alaverdi / All breakfasts/ Comfortable air-conditioned transport with a professional driver / Entrance tickets on the mentioned monuments / Guide service / All mentioned excursions / Degustation / Water in a transport 


The price is not included: 

Air tickets / SGL SPL cost: 145 eur / 155 usd / Alcoholic and soft drinks / Cost for visa / Fee for a photo and video in a museums / Tips / Personal expenses and other services, which are not mentioned above.


Meals

12 Euro per person per lunch

17 Euro per person per dinner


Notes:

  • The choice of hotel in the whole territory of Armenia upon your wish
  • Start of the tour in Yerevan from the location where you are
  • Tour package for children till 5 years- free of charge
  • For children from 6 till 10 years old - 50 % sale for an extra bed
  • The museums in Yerevan are not working on Mondays


Important: The tour program is changeable, depending on the arrival / departure time of guests, the requests of guests, and the weather forecast.

If any other tour don’t correspond to your inquiry, our managers help you to organize the individual tour upon your preferences. 

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