Gastronomic Tours

Program of a culinary tour 4 days / 3 nights

Day 1. Yerevan

Arrival in Yerevan. Transfer to the hotel. Sightseeing excursion through the city: Victory Park, Cascade, Opera and Ballet theatre, Republic square.
Dinner in a national restaurant.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2. Yerevan-Geghard-Garni-Ejmiatsin-Zvartnots-Yerevan

Trip to Geghard cave monastery (the monastery of Spear, XII-XIII cc.), a place where Spear that had wounded Jesus Christ was kept for centuries (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
Visiting Garni pagan temple (I c.), devoted to Mithra – god of the Sun. Returning to Yerevan. Walking through the evening city.
Trip to Ejmiatsin – one of the historic capitals of Armenia and the main religious center of Armenian people. Visiting the ruins of Zvartnots temple (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
Lunch in the centre of arts with the opportunity of master-classes of preparing national dish tolma and national sugar pie.
Visiting the Mother See of Holy Ejmiatsin – the main Armenian Apostolic cathedral and one of the most outstanding monuments of Armenian architecture of VII c. – St. Hripsime church.
Returning to Yerevan
Dinner in a restaurant.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3. Yerevan-Dilijan-Sevan-Goshavanq-Yerevan

Trip to Dilijan resort, famous for its green forests and healthful air. Walkings in Dilijan through the center of the old town, visiting souvenirs shops and artisan stores. Visiting Goshavanq monastery (XII-XIII cc), built by Mkhitar Gosh – the author of the first Armenian Law Book.
Trip to the blue pearl of Armenia – Lake Sevan – that is the second large high-altitude freshwater lake in the world.
Fish lunch.
Visiting Sevan monastery (IXc.). on the peninsula, from where a beautiful view to the lake opens. Returning to Yerevan.
Dinner in a restaurant.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4. Departure

Visiting Yerevan market.
Transfer to the airport.

Price – upon request
The price includes:

• Transfer airport-hotel-airport
• Accommodation in
• Meals – FB
• Sightseeing
• Entrance fees to museums
• english-speaking licensed guide
• Comfortable transport

The price does NOT include:

• Air ticket
• Medical insurance
• Alcoholic drinks
• Tips & other personal expenses