Khor Virap Areni Winery Noravank Tour

Khor Virap Areni Winery Noravank Tour
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$104.71
Duration: 7 hours
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Khor Virap Areni Winery Noravank Tour

Today we are going to learn more about the historical treasures of Armenia by driving to Ararat Valley to visit Khor Virap Monastery. The monastery of Khor Virap (3rd – 17th cc.) is located in the place of an ancient capital of Armenia –Artashat. The significance of the church is relatively connected with Grigor Illuminator who was spreading Christianity in Armenia

Continue our trip to one of the most important agricultural regions of Armenia – to Vayots Dzor region. We will visit to the Cave of Birds which will be a valuable discovery enriching your notion of Armenian wine.

Afterwards, visit one of the local wineries in Areni village for homemade wine degustation.

Today’s cultural discovery will be Noravank Monastery - a spectacular monastic complex, surrounded with mountains, richly covered by red stones which give one the harmony of culture and nature. Return to Yerevan. Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan.

*Areni winery entrance fee – 1.5 USD

Khor Virap Areni Winery Noravank Tour