Short Tour in Armenia and Georgia / 6 Days

 

                              The price is Per Pax in case of 2 PAX

Day 1 : Arrival

Arrival to International Airport. Transfer to hotel. (-/-/-)

Day 2: Yerevan-Garni-Geghard-Yerevan

Breakfast. Take trip to Garni. This Pagan Temple built in the 1st century AD. It is the only temple that has been preserved from the Pagan times in Armenia. It was devoted to the god Mihr, who was the god of cleanness. In 1679 it was destroyed by earthquake. In the 1975 the Temple was restored. Then we will continue our trip to Geghard Monastery. Its name came from the legendary lance that was used to pierce the body of Christ. It has been kept here for centuries. Though the exact foundation of the monastery is unknown, the present complex was built in the mid – 13th century. Get back to Yerevan and overnight at hotel. (B/-/-)

Day 3: Yerevan-Sevan-Tsaghkadzor-Sadakhlo

Breakfast. Visit Lake Sevan. Visit Sevanavank monastery from where you will enjoy a breathtaking view. Visit  mountainous Tsgahkadzor, a spa town and a popular health resort. Also you may take ropeway and admire the breathtaking nature, of Tsgahkadzor.  Visit Kecharis church . Head to Armenian Georgian Border Sadakhlo. Change of guide and bus. Head to Tbilisi. Overnight at hotel. (B/-/-)

Day 4: Tbilisi City tour

Tbilisi - (literally "Warm Spring") is the capital and the largest city of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Mtkvari  River.  Founded in the 5th century by Vakhtang Gorgasali, the Georgian King of Iberia, and made into a capital in the 6th century, Tbilisi is a significant industrial, social and cultural centre.  Located strategically at the crossroads between Europe and Asia and lying along the historic Silk Road routes, Tbilisi has often been a point of contention between various rival powers and empires. The history of the city can be seen by its architecture.

Places to visit:

Old town: Metechi church and the statue of king Vakhtang Gorgasali (founder of Tbilisi -5th century); Abanotubani – is the ancient district of Tbilisi, known for its sulfuric baths;Narikala fortress is an ancient fortress overlooking Tbilisi.Sharden street- modern street in Tbilisi with coffee-shops Bridge of Peace -is a bow-shaped pedestrian bridge. The bridge was designed by the Italian architect (2010) Drive to the Mtatsminda park -  is a family amusement facility, offering a splendid view over the city.By bus/car  Shota Rustaveli Avenue- main avenue of Tbilisi and Liberty square.Overnight in Tbilisi. (B/-/-)

Day 5: Mtskheta –Ananuri-Gudauri

Drive to Mtskheta - one of the oldest cities of the country of Georgia, was capital of the early Georgian kingdom of Iberia during the 3rd century BC - 5th century AD and it was the site of early Christian activity. Visit Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (11th century) and Jvari Monastery (6th century). Drive to Ananuri. Visit Ananuri  (17th century)  is a castle complex on the Aragvi River. Drive to Gudauri. Tour along historical Georgian Military Road. Gudauri -  is a ski resort (2000 meters above the sea level)  located on the southern slopes of The Greater Caucasus Mountain Range in Georgia. Drive back to Tbilisi. Visit Shopping Mall. Free time for shopping. Overnight in Tbilisi. (B/-/-)

Day 6: Departure

Transfer to the Tbilisi International Airport.

 

Number of days: 6
Covered regions:
Yeravan
Aragatsotn
Ararat
Armavir
Gegharkunik
Kotayk
Lori
Shirak
Syunik
Tavush
Vayots Dzor
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: Travel insurance, Alcoholic beverages, Air Tickets, Visits outside the program, Tips for guides and drivers;
What to bring: No high heels, warm clothes, camera.
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
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Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
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Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
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Payment Method

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.

Cancellation Policy

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.