Discover Noravank, Areni caves, Vinery and Khor Virap in a day trip
We are glad to welcome you and show you Armenia. GT Armenia Tours serves travelers (guests) from all over the world with unique, personalized, caring and safe travel experiences in Armenia. Our purpose is to share our homeland, contributing to Armenian sustainable tourism. Most importantly we offer an individual approach to planning and realizing the tours. You will not only visit tourist attractions with us, but you will also get acquainted with the Armenian culture, will taste Armenian traditional food, will communicate with the locals and learn about their daily life.
per adult from
7 to 8 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Bottled water
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- WiFi on board
- Private transportation
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Khor Virap, Highway 11 - Near the village of Pokr Vedi Artashat, Lusarat 0612 Armenia
At our first stop we enjoy a beautiful view of the biblical Ararat Mountain, were Noah’s ark cast anchor. Khor Virap Monastery (which means «deep dungeon») rests atop a small hill facing the Ararat; here Grigor Luisavorich (St. Gregory the Illuminator) was imprisoned for 13 years before he convinced the Armenian king to adapt Christianity as a state religion in 301 AD.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Areni, Areni, Vayots Dzor Province
Our journey southeastwards brings us to Areni, which is one of the actively developing wine regions in Armenia. We will see mystical Bird’s Cave, where archeologists recently found the oldest one-piece leather shoe (about 5500 years old), wine vats date back to the Late Calcolithic Period.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Noravank Monastery, NoravankMonastery Road Amaghu Valley, Areni 3604 Armenia
Noravank Monastery lies hidden in a beautiful gorge surrounded by red cliffs – one of the most stunning landscapes in Armenia. Here the famous architect, sculptor and miniaturist Momik built the beautiful two story Surp Astvatsatsin church with elaborate relief sculptures over the entrance.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :Coffee Stop, Кентрон, Yerevan, Armenia
Traveler pickup is offered
Car will have our tour Logo on it.Airports
- Zvartnots International Airport, Yerevan, Armenia
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 2/21/2020 - 10/19/2021
Monday - Sunday: 07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.