Ancient Armenia Uncovered

Discover Armenia's Treasures On A Day Trip Filled With History And Culture
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All year round
11 hours
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  • Personalized guidance at each historic site
  • Dive into Armenia’s UNESCO-listed marvels
  • Relish authentic Armenian culinary delights
  • Exclusive insights into Soviet history
  • Scenic drives through dramatic Debed Canyon

Step beyond the familiar scenes and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Armenia's history and culture with a private day tour crafted exclusively for the curious traveler. This meticulously planned trip offers a window into the soul of the region, featuring two UNESCO heritage sites and a palette of local flavors that promise an unforgettable experience. From medieval monasteries to breathtaking natural vistas and a unique Soviet heritage, each moment of this journey is carefully curated to ensure a deep, personal connection with the lands you explore.



Your adventure begins at 9:00 AM from Tbilisi, where you’ll be comfortably whisked away in our private vehicle toward Armenia. The journey's first gem is the Akhtala Monastery Fortress. Dating back to the 12th century, this fortress is not only a spiritual center but also a historical beacon amidst the verdant landscapes, famed for its vibrant frescoes and nearby ancient copper smelting sites.

The cultural exploration continues as you arrive at the Haghpat Monastery Complex around midday. Nestled in the serene Haghpat Village, this medieval architectural wonder stands as a testament to Armenia’s rich ecclesiastical heritage and has been celebrated by UNESCO for its historical significance. Here, you'll pause to enjoy a traditional Armenian lunch, offering a taste of local cuisine that complements the day's historic explorations.

Post-lunch, your journey resumes with a visit to the Sanahin Monastery Complex, another UNESCO site that echoes the grandeur of Armenian monastic life. En route, make stops at the 13th-century Sanahin Bridge and soak in the stunning views of Debed Canyon, a perfect backdrop for reflection and photography.

Your final stop includes the Mikoyan Brothers Museum, where you can get up close with a piece of Cold War aviation history — the original MiG 21 aircraft. This museum not only showcases technological marvels but also tells the story of Armenia’s contribution to aerospace engineering.

The day concludes with a scenic drive back to Tbilisi, arriving around 8:00 PM. Throughout this private tour, experience the seamless blend of history, enjoyment, and discovery, making every moment of your trip to Georgia a memorable expedition.

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Visited Attractions *


Our tour program's list of attractions is a guide, not exhaustive. Unlisted sites may be visited, and listed ones might be viewed from a distance. Conditions like operating hours, weather, or local rules may affect access. Thank you for your understanding.


  This experience has open departure and can be organized based on your preferred dates. Remember, prices vary based on the exact group size.

From Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2024 Available every day of the week USD 63 Starting at
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