Private tour to Gyumri, Dzitoghtsyan Museum, Black Fortress, Marmashen Church

Gyumri is the second largest city in Armenia. It is located on the Shirak Plateau, which crosses several mountain gorges. ou will discover the city center with its two famous churches, as well as visit the Dzitoghtsyan Museum, which is also known as the Museum of Architecture and Folk Life. Black Fortress is an abandoned Russian imperial fortress in Gyumri city. The fortress, which lies 8 kilometres from the Turkish border, was built in response to the Russo-Turkish War of 1828–1829. It is one of the most beautiful a historical-cultural monuments in Armenia!

per adult from

$152

NZD

Duration

10 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • English or Russian speaking Guide service, if choosing "with a guide" option
    • Hotel pickup
    • Hotel drop-off
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Bottled water
    • WiFi on board
    • Entry/Admission - Black Fortress
    What's excluded :
    • Drinks
    • Lunch
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Gyumri, Gyumri, Shirak Province

    Gyumri is the second largest city in Armenia. It is located on the Shirak Plateau, which crosses several mountain gorges. The city itself is located in close proximity to the northern spurs of Mount Aragats. Many minerals are concentrated in Gyumri, and the entire southern part of the city is located above the artesian basin. During the tour you are transported to the glorious past of Armenia. You will discover the city center with its two famous churches, as well as visit the Dzitoghtsyan Museum, which is also known as the Museum of Architecture and Folk Life, where you can get acquainted with the life, culture and history of the Gyumri city.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Black Fortress, Gyumri Armenia

    Black Fortress is an abandoned Russian imperial fortress in Gyumri city. The fortress, which lies 8 kilometres from the Turkish border, was built in response to the Russo-Turkish War of 1828–1829. It is one of the most beautiful a historical-cultural monuments in Armenia.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Marmashen Monastery, Marmashen Armenia

    The next spot included in this tour is the 10th century monastic complex of Marmashen, located on the bank of Akhuryan River. Here, you can explore the cradle of the world famous gothic architecture.

    Duration: 40 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will organize the transfer from your hotel, hostel or apartment.
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 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 Jan Armenia Tours

Activity ID: V-144154P47

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