Simply Georgia & ArmeniaIncludes flights, accommodation, transfers, sightseeing, local guide & meals.
Arrival in Tbilisi – Transfer to the hotel (B)
Gamarjoba! Meet & greet our company representatives upon arrival at Tbilisi airport, and transfer to the hotel. After check-in at the hotel, you will have some time to have a rest as you stay overnight in the hotel.
Tiblisi City Tour
Enjoy a hearty breakfast in the hotel & set out for a sightseeing tour of Tbilisi, the capital city with fantastic landscapes & noisy feasts. Explore the old town, cable car trips. Dinner with folk performance in a Georgian restaurant. Back to your hotel in Tbilisi for a good night’s sleep.
Tbilisi – Mtskheta – Ananuri - Gudauri (B, D)
After breakfast, travel to Mtskheta, a significant political and cultural center a UNESCO world heritage site. Visit 6th-century Jvari Monastery, Svetitskhoveli cathedral. Then to Stepantsminda, stop by the local winery & taste home-made Bio wine followed by lunch, continue to Ananuri castle. Drive along the Aragvi river to Gudauri ski resort, dinner, and overnight at the hotel.
Gudauri – Stepantsminda – Gudauri (B, L)
Treat yourself to a breakfast buffet. Travel Gudauri from to Stepantsminda over Jvari pass. Drive up to Gergeti Trinity church. & delight in the spectacular view of Mt. Kazbeg. Have a homemade lunch in Stepantsminda and back to Gudauri for overnight stay.
Gudauri – Gori – Uplistsikhe - Borjomi (B, D)
Drive to the Shida-kartli region of Georgia, after breakfast to Uplistsikhe a rock-hewn city, identified as one of the oldest urban settlements in Georgia. Enjoy lunch and continue to the Borjomi spa resort for dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Borjomi – Akhaltsikhe – Vardzia - Tbilisi (B, L)
After breakfast visit Rabat Castle, a fortress in Akhaltsikhe. Drive to Vardzia – a rocky cave monastery on the left bank of the river Mtkvari. visit Upper Vardzia nunnery and take part in a workshop, taste local cheese, bread and jams produced by nuns. Relish upon a homemade dinner in agro farm. Drive to Tbilisi, through Paravani lake, back to the hotel.
Tbilisi / Georgian-Armenian border / Dilijan / Haghartsin / Sevan / Yerevan (B, L, D)
Meet with the Armenian guide after a delicious breakfast. Begin the tour in Armenia. First to Dilijan - a town of spas & resorts, then the Haghartsin Monastery. Head to the Gegharkunik region. Visit Sevan Lake. Continue the tour along the coast of Lake Sevan to the peninsula. After rising to the peninsula, you will see the monastery of Sevanavank. Drive to the capital Yerevan. Have dinner at an authentic Armenian restaurant with Armenian folk music and dance. rest in the hotel in Yerevan.
Yerevan / City Tour / Echmiadzin / Zvartnots / Yerevan (B, L)
Fuel yourself with a robust breakfast for an overall city tour in Yerevan. Heading to Armavir region, visit Echmiadzin. Drop by the Mother Cathedral of Holy Echmiadzin (UNESCO world heritage site) On the way back to Yerevan visit the Zvartnots temple & the remnants of Zvartnots. Have lunch in Tasty Guesthouse, take part in a culinary program, in making Gata and sujukh by one of the TV hosts of Armenia. Then back to Yerevan to get a good slumber at the hotel.
Yerevan / Khor Virap / Noravank / Karahunj / Goris (B, L)
Today after the morning meal, the journey will proceed to the Ararat region. Pay a visit to the Khor Virap monastery & Noravank monastery. On the way back to Yerevan, visit Karahunj a.k.a Zorats Karer. continue to Goris for a relaxing overnight in the hotel.
Goris / Tatev / Khndzoresk / Areni / Yerevan (B, L)
After a healthy breakfast, proceed to the Tatev monastery near the Tatev village located in the Syunik Province Armenia. Monastery Tatev, Tatevi Anapat & their nearby areas are listed as World Heritage Sites (UNESCO). At Tatev take the “Wings of Tatev”, a cableway that connects Tatev village to Halidzor village. Continue to Khndzoresk – a cave village with a large cave system. Drive to Vayots Dzor province, village Areni, to the most ancient winery in the world Areni-1 is located. Drive back to your hotel in Yerevan.
Yerevan / Geghard / Garni / Yerevan - Ararat Cognac Factory (B, L)
Revel on a hale & hardy meal before the trip to Kotayk region. visit Geghard Monastery, Garni - the only type of pagan temple across the Caucasus and the former Soviet Union. Then savor on lunch in a restaurant in Garni village, watch the process of baking Armenian bread lavash. On the way back to Yerevan pay a visit to Ararat Cognac factory & participate in a tour to a Yerevan Brandy Company, producer of the brand ARARAT. Visit the museum of the factory, taste samples of brandies. Back to the hotel for a restful night in Yerevan.
This is the final day to enjoy an Armenian full breakfast. Make your way to Yerevan Airport for your journey home.
- Comfortable transfers throughout the trip on an air-conditioned transportation
- Pay a deposit of £99 PP to secure your holiday.
- Tour guided by a professional guide with fluency in English
- complimentary lunch and dinner for every day of the excursion
- Wine tasting program
- Entrance fees as per program
- Master-class on lavash baking
- Accommodation in DBL\TWIN rooms in hotels on BB basis
- 4x4 vehicle to Gergeti Trinity Church
- Water 0.5l p/p for excursion days.
- Lunch & Dinner on selected days (10 Lunches/5 Dinners)
- 3 Nights Tbilisi City Center
- 2 Nights Monte Hotel, Gudauri
- 1 Night Borjomi Palace Hotel
- 4 Nights Ibis Yerevan Center Hotel
- 1 Night Mirhav Hotel, Goris
- Prices are based on a Double or Twin Sharing basis.
- Offer includes return flights with luggage & accommodation
- Supplementary charges may apply for alternative flights.
- No cancellations or changes once booked.
- Subject to availability; please book early to secure your preferred dates.
- Prices and taxes are correct at the time of publishing and subject to change without prior notice.
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