Tour to Garni and Geghard

Description

Excursion to Garni and Geghard is one of the most popular among the guests of Armenia. After all, these two very beautiful and important architectural monuments are only 40 km from Yerevan, in close proximity to each other. The only surviving monument of the pre – Christian era of Armenia-the pagan temple of Garni and surrounded by beautiful nature carved into the rock monastery complex Geghard. In addition, on the way to Garni and Geghard, you can enjoy a beautiful view of the biblical mount Ararat.

Program

Garni – Geghard

  • Departure to the monastery complex Geghard – a unique architectural structure, part of which is carved into the rock. The name of the monastery complex comes from the spear that pierced the body of Jesus Christ on the Cross, and, according to historical sources, brought to Armenia by the apostle Thaddeus among many other relics. 
  • Departure to Garni, where there is the only monument in the territory of Armenia that belongs to the era of paganism and Hellenism
  • We will also have a walk through the beautiful gorge to the miracle of nature – “Symphony of Stones” 
  • Next, lunch, during which you will take a direct part in the baking of the famous Armenian bread – lavash.
  • Back to Yerevan

Tour Price 

Number of persons 2 pers. 3 pers. 4-6 pers. 7–9 pers. 10–15 pers.
Price per person 105$ 80$ 60$ 50$ 40$


The tour price includes:

  • Comfortable transport with driver for the whole route
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance tickets to the specified museums and cultural centers
  • Lunch
  • Master class on baking lavash
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