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Fly from London (regional connections available) to Yerevan, via Kiev, with Ukraine International Airlines. Transfer to the Tufenkian Historic Yerevan Hotel (or similar) for 3 nights. (N)Day 2: Yerevan
Tour the Armenian capital, visiting Republic Square, the Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, the Armenian Genocide memorial complex, and Ararat brandy factory. Dinner at a local restaurant with a folk music performance. (B, L, D)Day 3: Ejmiatsin • Zvartnots • Yerevan
Visit the Unesco world heritage-listed Ejmiatsin Cathedral. Continue to Zvartnots temple, built in the seventh century. After lunch at a local restaurant, return to Yerevan and visit the Megerian carpet factory, where you will also have dinner. (B, L, D)Day 4: Khor Virap • Yeghegnadzor • Noravank • Goris
Drive to Khor Virap monastery and enjoy spectacular views of Mount Ararat. Continue to a nearby house for a culinary class, making Armenian vodka and gata (pastry). On to Noravank monastery, dating from the 13th century and situated among sheer rocks in a twisty gorge. Finish in Goris for dinner and stay at the Mirhav Hotel (or similar). (B, L, D)Day 5: Tatev • Selim • Sevan • Dilijan
After breakfast, drive to the ninth-century Tatev monastic complex, reached by the world’s longest double-track cable car. Continue to the Selim caravanserai. After lunch continue to Dilijan. Dinner and overnight in at the Tufenkian Old Dilijan Complex. (B, L, D)Day 6: Garni • Geghard • Yerevan
Drive to Garni, a pagan temple dating from the first century AD. Continue to Geghard monastery. Visit a local house to make traditional lavash bread. Return to Yerevan. (B, L, D)Day 7: Fly to London
Early transfer to Yerevan airport and fly to London, via Kiev, with Ukraine International Airlines. (B)Meal basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel:
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In 2004, the town of Dilijan rejuvenated the historical district of Sharambeyan and restored many of the buildings to their former glory. Tufenkian's Ananov Guest House is one of the best examples of renovation with an exposed stone exterior with wooden balconies. The interior features high vaulted ceilings and floors covered in handmade carpets. Guestrooms are furnished with antique wardrobes and handmade wooden furniture from the local region. Dine at the hotel's restaurant or enjoy pastries from its bakery. Features: 14 rooms & suite, restaurant, bar, terrace. Room amenities: Air conditioning, television, hairdryer.
This 19th century property is located in the very centre of downtown Yerevan, minutes from the main square and opposite the outdoor craft market. Traditional Armenian textiles decorate the property, with rugs and blankets weaved by local craftsman. The Tufenkian Kharpert restaurant has a strong focus on forgotten Armenian cuisine, infusing traditional dishes with a modern twist. There is a small outdoor pool open in the summer months.Features: 82 rooms and suites, Wi-Fi, restaurant, bar, seasonal outdoor pool.<br>Room amenities: Air conditioning, television, safe, hairdryer, refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities, bottled water, robes and slippers.
The Mirhav Hotel is located in the centre of the historic town of Goris. Although a little basic the hotel is the perfect place to stay when exploring Armenia. Rooms are a good size with traditional rugs donning the floors and walls. There is also small garden where morning coffee can be enjoyed in the summer months. The hotel has no restaurant, but staff will be able to advise on where to eat.Features: 31 rooms and suites, garden, bar, lounge, Wi-Fi throughout. <br>Room amenities: Free bottled water, hair dryer, safe, toiletries
Low season from £1995 per person
High season from £1995 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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