Armenia New Year Small Group Tour 2017 gives you an opportunity to meet New Year in exotic surroundings of the Caucasus, in the ancient city of Yerevan. You will have interesting and intense city tour on New Year Eve and a festive delicious dinner in one of the best restaurants in the capital. You will start 2017 exploring Armenia, where you will see the main attractions of the country, and at the same time you will enjoy skiing or snowboarding. In addition, you will meet new people from different corners of the world. All this together is a true receipt of holiday that energizes for the whole upcoming year.
Group size: 3-10 pax
Continue to the Holy See of Armenia, Etchmiadzin. Visit Etchmiadzin Cathedral which is the residence of the head of Armenian Apostolic Church the Catholicos of All Armenians. Return to Yerevan for hotel.
Enjoy New Year dinner at the hotel (available for additional payment to the hotel restaurant).
Continue to famous complex of Noravank, situated on a ledge of a deep winding gorge of a tributary of the Arpa River near the village of Amaghu. Noravank ensemble stands amidst the bizarre-shaped precipitous red cliffs. Built in place of an ancient cloister, it grew in the reign of Princes Orbelian of Syunik. In the 13th-14th centuries it became a residence of Syunik's bishops. Consequently, a major religious and later cultural center of Armenia was closely connected with many educational institutes, primarily with Gladzor’s university and library. Return to Yerevan for overnight.
Drive to Tsaghkadzor mountain resort located on the altitude of 1750 m above sea level (60 km, ~1 h). It is the main winter resort in Armenia where you can rent all necessary equipment for skiin or take a cable car to enjoy fascinating views on Teghenis Mountains. Return to Yerevan in the evening.
|Yerevan - 4 nights|
Paris Hotel 4*
- All transfers;
- Accommodation based on double/twin room sharing, breakfasts included;
- Sightseeing tour program with local English-speaking guide;
- Entrance tickets to sights as per itinerary.
- Full board (lunches and dinners);
- Hotel charges for additional services;
- Visa support and consular fees for tourist visa;
- Personal travel insurance;
- Rent of ski equipment.