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Armenia: Full-Day Cultural Tour with Alphabet Monument Visit

Product ID: 178430
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On this full-day tour of Armenia, visit the famous and historical Alphabet Monument, explore ancient Saghmosavank, and learn how to make traditional Lavash with a local host.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Russian

Pickup included

Your hotel in Yerevan
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover one of the oldest alphabets in the world
  • Uncover the oldest Christian structure
  • Enjoy a culinary experience with a traditional Armenian host family
Full description
After hotel pick-up, head to the Aragatsotn Province to see the treasure of Armenian modern architecture, the Alphabet Monument. In the alphabet garden, have the unique opportunity to see each letter of the alphabet carved out of tufa stone. Take a picture of you with your human-size initial and snow-capped Mount Aragats in the background.

Continue to the the beautiful saghmosavank, located at the edge of a canyon.

Finally, visit the village Aknashen, and thanks to Armenian hospitality, try delicious specialties prepared specially for you. Take an opportunity to witness and participate in the process of making Armenian traditional flat-bread lavash. In the evening, benefit from a safe and comfortable transfer back to your hotel in Yerevan.
  • Private transfer
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Lavash baking in Aknashen
  • Dinner in Aknashen
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
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ARATOURS Travel Services

Product ID: 178430