City Tour:Brandy factory,History Museum,Carpet weaving
Starting Time:10:00 Duration:5-6 hrs
Tour Language: English, Russian Group Size:1-19 pax
Availability: Wednesday, Saturday
Validity: 01.03.2020 till 10.11.2020
Pick up from hotels located in the city center (per request)
New and comfortable vehicles with WI-FI on board
Professional and knowledgeable friendly guide (English-Russian)
Refreshments during the tour (bottle of water, local sweet "Gatta")
Aside from visiting historical landmarks, we highly recommend a tour of Armenia’s beloved capital – the city of Yerevan, during which you will have a chance to get acquainted with the rich culture of Yerevan and taste legendary Armenian brandy.
First, you will visit the handmade carpet factory “Megeryan”, where you will get acquainted with the culture of carpet weaving, which occupies a special place in the Armenian cultural system. In traditional Armenia carpet weaving has been developing since ancient times. During the excursion, visitors will take part in a master class of carpet weaving that will allow them to get acquainted with the traditional Armenian culture with all of its charm.
Legend says that the first word Noah pronounced as he exited the ark was “Yerevats” – translated as “it is seen”. This refers to the land he supposedly saw after the huge flood, which was later changed to “Yerevan”. You can find information on the history of city in the Yerevan History Museum, established in 1931. There are more than 87,000 cultural values in the museum telling about the city from ancient times to our days.
After exploring the history of the town it’s right time to taste Armenian legendary brandy in the factory. Here you will also get familiar with its the history and traditions.
The final stop is Tsitsernakaberd, the memorial of Armenian Genocide. Armenians from all over the world visit this memorial to honor their ancestors.
For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.
Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.