Here is what’s included in the program of this tour
Transfer, accommodation, hiking tour in the center of Yerevan, Wine Republic Restaurant
The proposed wine tour in Armenia includes a small overview and excursion program. We will meet you at Zvartnots airport, after accommodation based on the chosen tour package, we will offer self-hiking tour through the city center. Based on the date and time of arrival, we will compose an individual tour based on your wishes. We offer to spend evening in the wine restaurant called “Wine Republic”, where the best varieties of Armenian wines are presented; we recommend the Zorah Karasi wine, made from the autochthon grape variety Areni; Zorah is recognized as one of the top 10 wines in the world, served in 26 Michelin-starred restaurants around the world!
Zvartnots, Echmiadzin, Armenia Wine
The second day we will visit Armenia Wine factory, where you will have a great tour followed by a tasting of wines and sparkling wine Takar. On the way we will visit the Etchmiadzin Cathedral - the spiritual center of the Armenians and the oldest Christian church (301 BC), as well as the ruins of the temple of Zvartnots (5th century), which is also called the Temple of Awaken Angels and is included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. After returning to Yerevan, you will have a short rest; the evening is proposed to be held at the Mezzo Classic House Club.
Khor Virap, Hin Areni, Areni Cave, Noravank, Halidzor
In the morning we will visit the Monastery complex Khor Virap, which is located at the foot of the Biblical mountain Ararat, where, according to legend, Noah, having descended from the Ark, planted the grapevine. Then we'll visit the wine cellar Hin Areni, where the wine is made from the oldest autochthonous grape variety Areni; the cave of Areni, where excavations reveal the world's oldest winery in the age of more than 6,000 years. After that we will visit Noravank - the monastery complex of the XIII century. In the evening we will arrive Tatev and will have accommodation in the picturesque hotel Harsnadzor Eco Resort.
Ropeway Wings of Tatev, Tatev Monastery, Yerevan
In the morning, after breakfast at the restaurant Tatever, which is included into the complex Wings of Tatev, on the longest ropeway of the world we will come to the unique monastery complex of Tatev IX c. After that we will return to Yerevan, but on the way back we will stop for dinner and try the dishes of national cuisine. In the evening, already in Yerevan, we offer to visit one of the wine restaurants located in Saryan street, for example Voskevaz Wine Time.
Sightseeing places of Yerevan, Ararat Brandy Factory, Malkhas Jazz Club
Morning is offered to start with a walk around the city and visit the National Picture Gallery, the National Historical Museum of Armenia; or the center of the modern experimental art of the NPAC; or the carpet making factory “Megeryan Carpet”. For shopping lovers, we will offer to visit one of the shopping centers in Yerevan, where the prices for world brands will surprise them, as well as the fact, that they have tax-free. In the afternoon we will visit the Ararat Brandy Museum, where we will also taste the best sorts of cognac. In the evening we offer to visit Malkhas Jazz Club, where jazz is always played with an Armenian accent.
Sightseeing in Yerevan, transfer
On the last day of the tour, we recommend to visit the Vernissage - a souvenir fair, as well as the central market of GUM. Depending on the time of departure, experienced tour agents of the Chummy Tour will compose a guidebook that includes the sightseeing places of Yerevan, which were not visited on the previous days of the tour.
Our standard offers can be changed according to your wishes
Number of participants:
WITHOUT ACCOMMODATION IN YEREVAN 2 PERSONS
Wine Tour in Armenia
Harsnadzor Eco Resort - double budget room, breakfast included / 1 night /
Guide services on personal car of comfort class for 2-4 day tour, driver services on personal car for a 5-6 day tour, transfer
Tickets for 2 persons for the following places: Wings of Tatev Ropeway, Hin Areni (wine tasting + coffee break), Armenia Wine and Ararat Museum (excursion + tasting)
Making individual routes for hiking, booking tables in restaurants. 24/7 information support for tourists with the program of Chummy Friend
Booking a tour without prepayment (payment upon arrival)