Khor Virap, Areni, Noravank, Goris (overnight), Tatev, Karahunj (Zorats Karer)

Explore the Southern part of Armenia with Land of Noah.

per adult from

$298

NZD

Duration

2 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

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No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Wine tasting
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle according to the number of participants
    • Entry/Admission - Areni Wine Factory
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch
    • Hotel accommodation
    • Tatev ropeway ticket
    • Entry/Admission - Wings of Tatev

  • Day 1: Khor Virap - Areni winery - Noravank - Goris (overnight)

    Stop At: Khor Virap, Highway 11 - Near the village of Pokr Vedi Artashat, Lusarat 0612 Armenia
    Khor Virap monastery is where Grigor Luisavorich (St. Gregory the Illuminator) was imprisoned for 13 years before curing King Trdat III of a disease. This caused the adoption of Christianity in Armenia in the year 301.

    In fact, the name Khor Virap means “deep pit”, named after the prison where St. Gregory the Illuminator was held.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Areni Wine Factory, Areni Armenia
    Get acquainted with the production process, taste the local wines.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Noravank Monastery, NoravankMonastery Road Amaghu Valley, Areni 3604 Armenia
    The Monastery Noravank dates back to XIII—XIV centuries. The complex includes the 1339 St. Astvatsatsin sepulchre-church, St. Stepanos Nakhavka and gavit, the St. Grigor Church and Stepanos Orbelian Sepulchre, the remains of medieval chapels and residential quarters and a modern office and hall.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Tatev - Karahundj

    Stop At: Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), Sisian Armenia
    Karahunj Observatory is also known as Zorats Karer or Zorats Kar is a megalithic composition of Bronze Age tombs (cists, dolmens or tumuli) and over 220 standing stones (menhirs).
    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Tatev Monastery, Highway 45, Tatev 3218 Armenia
    The monastery was built in the 9th-13th centuries. In translation from the old Armenian (grabar) "tatev" means "give wings". Indeed, located at a great height, it seems that Tatev stretches upward to the sky.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Wings of Tatev, Tatev Gateway, Halidzor 3218 Armenia
    It is the longest cable car in the world (5.7 km).
    Duration: 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please mention the exact location you want to be picked up at.
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • 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.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

7

Organised by Land of Noah Travel Agency

Activity ID: V-92438P43

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