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Our most recommended Yerevan Walking Tours

  • Explore the Beauty of Dilijan

    1. Explore the Beauty of Dilijan

    Start your trip early in the morning by visiting Dilijan, which is well-known as “The Little Switzerland” of Armenia. It is a worthwhile place to spend at least a single day. Unforgettable memories will be created while strolling in the Old Dilijan Complex. Here, you will have the opportunity to explore and participate in the wood and ceramic workshops, as well as buy some unique handmade souvenirs from the mineral and silver, ideal for your loved ones. Depart to the most romantic part of this trip - The Parz Lich (Clear Lake). It embodies the majestic site of this city. Here, you will enjoy your time in the nature embrace while listening to incredible facts from your expert guide. Take a boat trip on the calm water of this lake, while capturing memorable photographs of the heavenly surrounding nature. Then to end this magnificent day trip by relaxing your mind from the daily hustle ...

  • Kotayk: Day Tour to Garni and Geghard

    2. Kotayk: Day Tour to Garni and Geghard

    The spiritual histories of Paganism and Christianity come alive on this tour of key religious sites in the Kotayk region. Ideal for travelers hoping to learn more about this complex culture, this tour explores the Pagan Temple Garni and nearby Christian Monastery of Geghard. After pick-up in air-conditioned vehicles, the first stop is the village of Garni, known to be over 4000 years old. Here guests visit the magnificent Hellenistic Sun Temple of Garni. Afterwards, the tour moves to Garni Canyon, where the famous rock formations of hexagonal cylinders make up the "Symphony of Stones." Before leaving Garni, guests can experience local culture by baking traditional Lavash bread. The final stop on the tour is Geghard Cave Monastery, a huge building partially carved from the mountain rock it is built upon. Here the spectacular towers and unique lighting conditions make for an unforgettabl...

  • Yerevan: Best of Walking Tour

    3. Yerevan: Best of Walking Tour

    See the central district of Kentron and sights like Republic Square, all in the company of your local guide. Meet your guide and get ready to get under Yerevan's skin. They'll show you the most charming places in the city while telling you fascinating tales from its storied past. Be stunned by streets full of history, and taken in by the city's unique and beautiful atmosphere. Discover the stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners as your guide takes you to essential sights, as well as hidden gems off the beaten track.

  • Garni Temple & Geghard Monastery Day Trip

    4. Garni Temple & Geghard Monastery Day Trip

    Leave behind the frantic pace of the city and head towards the Garni Pagan Temple, the only Hellenistic Temple in the Caucasus and the former USSR. Find out how the temple was built in 77AD by the Armenian King Tiridates I and dedicated to the God of Sun, Mithra.  Next, proceed to Geghard Monastery, an incredible ancient Armenian monastery, partly carved into the side of a mountain. Discover how it is said that the Holy Lance that pierced the body of Christ was kept here. Admire the architectural forms and the decoration which show that Armenian builders could not only create superb works of architecture out of stone but also hew them in solid rock.

  • Armenia: Wine, Brandy and Crayfish Party

    5. Armenia: Wine, Brandy and Crayfish Party

    Begin your day with a private transfer to Ararat Brandy Factory, where your local guide will share with you the secrets of making and preserving the legendary cognac. After learning the history of Armenia's number one brand, you will have a brandy tasting session, paired with dark delicious chocolate. In the afternoon, you will be driven to the western region of the country - Aragatsotn. The fertile lands of the province are the best for the production of world-class wines. In a cozy restaurant, have a delicious dining experience and a glass of good wine in the spacious balcony that overlooks ArmAs Estate with Mount Ararat in the background. In the evening you will be driven back to Yerevan, in order to take part in traditional beer and crayfish eating evening. Fresh and plentiful crayfish always goes smoothly with good local beer. This is a real ritual for Armenians and is one of the ...

  • The Magic and Secrets of Yerevan Walking Tour

    6. The Magic and Secrets of Yerevan Walking Tour

    Discover the secrets of what the natives call the pink pearl of Armenia, a magical Eastern European capital city built of the local pink stone called tuf. Though Yerevan is a modern, cosmopolitan European capital, its rich cultural history dates back 2,800 years. Your tour of discovery begins in the Republic Square with it magnificent buildings framing singing fountains and continues down Abovyan Street, one of Yerevan’s oldest thoroughfares and formerly a section of the Silk Road. From its ancient precincts, emerge onto Northern Avenue, built specifically for pedestrian traffic into the most modern part of the city. Next up, the Cascade, a huge white stairwell built into a Yerevan hillside featuring water fountains along its length reminiscent of a natural cascade in a river or stream. The Cascade is emerging as one of the focal points in Yerevan, similar to the Republic Squa...

  • Explore the Capital City Yerevan in a half-day tour

    7. Explore the Capital City Yerevan in a half-day tour

    Join this 4-5 hour excursion to experience the highlights of Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia. The tour will start from Matenadaran, the Institute of Ancient Manuscripts. Matenadaran in Old Armenian means “manuscript store” or “library”. It is considered to be the major center of the preservation of the Armenian literature. The second stop is Megeryan Carpet factory. Get a chance to immerse yourself in the world of Armenian carpets and rugs, as well as learn about the art of carpet-weaving. Different collections of traditional Armenian carpets are presented in the factory. This is an amazing place, where guests can also buy unique examples from different collections of this factory. Then, you will enjoy a memorable visit to Yerevan Brandy Company. The guide will tell you about the remarkable history of this factory, as well as Armenian cognac production. You will have a chance to d...

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An interesting tour of the city Very exciting the Holocaust monument and Museum The guide was very nice and professional