Journey by boat around Lake Sevan (8 days/7 nights)
Day 1: You will be met at Zvartnots International Airport and led to Yerevan. Introductory tour in Yerevan – Republic Square with its singing fountains, a pleasant walk along the Cascade and Opera house. Supper and overnight at Aghveran Hotel, a high class hotel, nestled in the heart of the forests.
Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. We will begin the day with a visit to Yerevan Brandy Factory, to savor the famous Armenian Cognac and to learn brandy making process with factory specialists. Lunch in one of the best restaurants of Yerevan. A visit to famous fruit market in the centre of the city, with astonishing variety of fruits and vegetables. Supper in one of the best restaurants of traditional Armenian cuisine. overnight at Aghveran hotel.
Day 3: The day will begin with a traditional Armenian breakfast you will never forget. A tour to Geghard, an incredible ancient Armenian monastery, entirely carved out of a mountain, will be followed by a visit to the magnificent temple of the Sun in Garni, the only pagan temple in Armenia, where you can admire the unique mosaic baths and ruins of the royal palace. Here you will see how lavash is baked and khorovats/a traditional Armenian barbeque/in tonir is made, a traditional wood burning oven. Then you will savor the delicious foods surrounded by nature. Overnight at Aghveran Hotel.
Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel. An unforgettable trip to the famous Wine Factory “ARENI” with sampling famous Armenian wines and learning wine making secrets with factory specialists. Also, you will have a chance to taste exclusive Armenian delicious dishes just at place. You will continue your way to Noravank. The gorge is known for its tall, sheer, brick-red cliffs, directly across from the monastery. The monastery is best known for its two-storey S. Astvatsatsin church, which grants access to the second floor by way of narrow stones jutting out from the face of building. A traditional dinner in a natural cave-café. Supper and overnight at Aghveran Hotel.
Day 5: After the breakfast at the hotel you will have a rest at Aghveran, afterwards you will be accompanied to Persian Mosque in Yerevan. This day will be dedicated to dancing and singing. You will visit one of the most popular disco clubs to entertain yourself and have a relaxing time. Return back to the “Aghveran hotel”.
Day 6: Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast we are leaving for the lake Sevan – the Blue Pearl of Armenia. This huge mountain lake is about 2,000 meters above sea level. On a clear and sunny day, the waters, of a deep turquoise color, are like a piece of the sky that have descended to the earth among the mountains. Here in Sevan you will have a unique chance to have a journey by the sailboat “Kilikia”. During this journey you will completely feel the majesty of the sea. You cannot leave Sevan without tasting its delicious fish dishes. In one of the best restaurants, located on bank of Sevan, you will sample the specific kinds of Armenian fish prepared by the master-cooks. Supper and overnight at Sevan.
Day 7: Breakfast at the hotel. You will have time to visit one of Sevan beaches to swim, to have a sunbathe and a rest. In the evening you will welcome sunset on the board of the sailboat. It will be an exclusive journey by boat where you will be served a glass of Cognac, chocolates and fruits. Overnight at Sevan.
Day 8: Early breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Zvatrnots International Airport.
The package price will be provided upon request.