Dilijan old town - National Dishes Master Class and Active Leisure in Yenokavan

Dilijan old town - National Dishes Master Class and Active Leisure in Yenokavan
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$23
Duration: 12 hours
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Visit Dilijan, otherwise referred to as 'Armenian Switzerland' for its fantastic natural forests. The town is a part of Dilijan National Park. Enjoy old part of the town before going to the next destination – “Yell extreme park” in Yenokavan village to participate in National culinary process and to spend a nice time trying zipline, rope park, paragliding, horseback riding, rock climbing and other activities.

Your tour starts at 9am with a pickup from your central hotel or a central meeting point in Yerevan.

Then, drive into the north-eastern part of Armenia for the short stop in Dilijan which is a resort town with mild climate, fresh air in the northeast of Yerevan. It is famous for its amazing surroundings, called the "Armenian Switzerland" by the locals, due to the densely forested valleys and mountains with alpine meadows around. The warm sun, fresh air and natural spas have great healing influence on people. Dilijan is also rich in interesting architectural monuments. The old part of the city is excellent center for walking.

Your next and last stop of the day is Yell Extreme Park. Surrounded by the picturesque forests of Ijevan, functioning in the area of Yenokavan (Lastiver) village, which is famous for its spectacular views of mountains and gorges, the park stands for a unique place of active rest. As numerous chances of spending nice time with family or friends one should pay a special attention to the cable park, the giant swing, paintball, mountain cycling, archery, rock climbing, paragliding, park of barriers, campaigns with jeeps, etc. “Yell extreme park” is irreplaceable also, for those, who love horse riding. More than 40 horses will accompany you through the foliage forests of Tavush. One of the most favorite things for the visitors of the entertainment complex is flight with zipline: the runway of the zipline is consisted of 5 runways, the length of the shortest one of which makes 150m, while the longest one is 750m. The height of the ropes is 200-300m. It takes around 1.5 hours to fly all the ropes. In May 2018, on the occasion of 100th anniversary of the first Republic of Armenia the world's longest ropeway is going to be opened here (2.7km), which will beat the record holder of Guinness – the “Monster” zipline (Puerto Rico).

All the activities are chosen and paid separately at place.

National dishes master classes and the lunch (own expense) will also be organized on spot having selected your preferred meal from four menu options beforehand.

The departure from the park is foreseen at about 6 pm to conclude the tour with a drop-off back at the central meeting point in Yerevan.

Visit Dilijan, otherwise referred to as 'Armenian Switzerland' for its fantastic natural forests. The town is a part of Dilijan National Park. Enjoy old part of the town before going to the next destination – “Yell extreme park” in Yenokavan village to participate in National culinary process and to spend a nice time trying zipline, rope park, paragliding, horseback riding, rock climbing and other activities.