Wine Tasting Tour 3 days

Wine Tasting Tour 3 days

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QTTY: 30 people 
Transportation: Air-conditioned bus with seats for 35

Day 1:

Tou start the trip by discovering the south region of Armenia
You start the trip traveling from Yerevan to the Khor Virap monastery. Located close to the biblical Mount Ararat, Khor Virap is the historical monastery where “St. Gregory the Illuminator”, was kept underground, by the Armenian King Trdat III, for trying to spread Christianity throughout the country. From Khor Virap, you will be traveling to the wine capital of Armenia, Areni, where the first winery in Armenia was discovered in the Areni cave. You will be doing some wine tasting , and have a delicious lunch.
Accomodation Hotel in Vayk




Day 2:

You start the day by taking a ride to the magical city of Jermuk.
Jermuk is famous for being a spa and health city in Armenia. Its beautiful scenery and mountains will make any visit worthwhile. You will see the stunning Jermuk Waterfall, as well as the old city. After a traditional Armenian Lunch in Jermuk, you will continue sightseeing in Jermuk and have some free time for various activities.
Accomodation Hotel in Vayk



Day 3:

The third and final day of our tour includes a trip to another very popular site in Armenia, the Noravank Monastery. It is a 13th century church that was built in a gorge in the Vayots Dzor region. You will see the stunning red cliffs surrounding the church, as well as the beautiful nature that this area is famous for. An interesting part of the church’s architecture is that it has two stories, and you will be able to climb the stairs on the exterior of the church to see the second floor. Afterwards, you will travel to the Areni Cave- often referred to as the Bird’s Cave- where the first winery in Armenia and the oldest shoe in the world were discovered. Then, you will visit Getnatun Wine Cellar for some wine tasting and lunch. The wines offered there are highly acclaimed, and the cellar is known for the more than seven types of wines that has created. After having some delicious lunch, you will conclude the tour and travel back to Yerevan.
TOTAL PRICE: 1,300,000 AMD
Price includes:
Guide Service: Armenian and English
Entrance to the Areni winery* (tour and tasting: 1500 AMD/ person)
Stay in hotel in Vayk for 2 nights*: 800,000 AMD (30 people + driver + guide)
Transportation by a 35 pax air conditioned and comfortable bus
410,000 AMD (Transportation + Guide Service)