Armenia - GoKurban

GUIDED TOUR: ARMENIA 

 

YEREVAN  -  STARTING 880 USD

7N/8D | NOV 2019 - MAR 2020

 

HOTELS
PER PERSON IN TRIPLE
PER PERSON IN DOUBLE
PER PERSON IN SINGLE
CHD
2-6 YRS
CHD
7-10 YRS
 
Metropol Hotel 3*+ or similar
 
Yerevan
$880
$880
$1,020
$480
$640
 
Imperial Palace 4* or similar
 
Yerevan
$915
$915
$1,090
$480
$675
 
Ani Grand Hotel *+ or similar
 
Yerevan
$950
$1,030
$1,250
$480
$710
 
Radisson Blu Hotel 5* or similar
 
Yerevan
$985
$1,125
$1,450
$480
$745

*Rates are subject to availability at the time of booking

 

RATES INCLUDE: 

  • Round trip ticket Beirut/Yerevan/Beirut with Middle East Airlines on economy class basis
  • Airport taxes
  • 7-night accommodation in Yerevan including breakfast 
  • All transfers and tours as per the itinerary
  • English speaking guide assistance 
  • Garni temple entry ticket fee
  • Tsaghkadzor ropeway ticket fee (1st level and back)
  • Travel insurance
 

RATES EXCLUDE: 

  • Visa fees
  • Meals & Drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Other Entrance fees not mentioned above

 

 

FLIGHT DETAILS:

Flight #

From

To

Arrival

Departure

ME 275

BEY (Beirut)

EVN (Yerevan)

08:25

12:35

ME 276

EVN (Yerevan)

BEY (Beirut)

13:35

13:35

 

Your Travel checklist:

  • Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months
  • Lebanese passport holders require a visa to enter Armenia. Visa is granted upon arrival
  • The routing is fixed and cannot be amended. 
  • Check the weather and currency exchange rate before you go
  • Make sure that you have all your travel documents ready and issued
  • Don’t forget to buy a travel insurance 

 

ITINERARY:

Day 1
 
BEIRUT – YEREVAN
 
Arrival at Yerevan airport, meet and assist and transfer to your hotel for check-in.
 
 Day 2
 
YEREVAN CITY TOUR
 
Breakfast at the hotel. City tour in Yerevan will start with the panoramic view of the city and acquaintance with the Center of the city, Republic Square, the sightseeing of Opera and Ballet building, the Parliament and Residency of the President of Armenia, State University, Mother Armenia Monument, Sports & Concert Complex. A visit to Tsitsernakaberd - a Monument to the Armenian Genocide Victims, as well as the Genocide Victims’ Museum, commemorating the 1.5 million Armenians who perished during the first Genocide of the 20th century in the Western Armenia and in the territory of Ottoman Empire. Visit Cascade complex, which is considered the modern art center of Yerevan. Cascade is home to Cafesjan modern art museum. This place becomes even more charming in the evenings, when it is full of people, both locals and tourists from all over the world, enjoying the magic and the warmth of the capital. You will enjoy spending time in one of the cosy cafes surrounded by beautiful sculptures. A visit to one of the biggest and oldest mosques in Caucasus “Blue mosque”, which is situated in the heart of Yerevan city. Overnight in Yerevan.
 
Meals: breakfast
Day 3
 
YEREVAN – LAKE SEVAN – “ARMENIAN SWITZERLAND” DILIJAN – YEREVAN
 
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Lake Sevan, one of the wonders in Armenia. This blue lake is one of the greatest high mountainous freshwater lakes of Eurasia. On a clear and sunny day, the water is often of a deep turquoise colour. Total surface of the lake is 940 km2. Climb on Akhtamar peninsula, from where opens a fascinating and breathtaking view on Sevan Lake. Visit Sevanavank Monastery (9th century), which stands in its greatness on the peninsula, overlooking the lake for centuries.
Drive to mountainous resort Dilijan, or so called “Armenian Switzerland”, which is well-known for its forests, as well as for its mysterious flora and fauna. Small walking city tour in Dilijan with a visit to handicrafts’ street, where one can watch the preparation of different national souvenirs from wood, stone and ceramics. A visit to Haghartsin Monastery complex, located in a secluded place of a forest. Appearing unexpectedly in front of the visitors, out of the dense forests, the Monastery creates a magical impression of a lost world. After a visit to the monastery in 2005, His Royal Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi made a generous donation for certain renovation works and preservation of this monastery, representing the rich history of the human kind. Complex includes Church St. Stepanos, St. Mary and St. Gregory’s Church, as well as a famous refectory. Drive back to Yerevan. Overnight in Yerevan
 
Meals: breakfast
Day 4
 
YEREVAN
 
After Breakfast, enjoy free day in Yerevan.
 
Optional Tour 1 : Yerevan - Etchmiadzin - Zvartnots - Yerevan
Optional Tour 2 : Yerevan - Silk Road - Noravank - Tatev Monastery (ropeway)- Yerevan
Optional Tour 3 : Yerevan - Ararat valley - Silk Road - Noravank - Yerevan
 
Meals: breakfast
Day 5
 
YEREVAN – CARPET FACTORY – GARNI – GEGHARD – YEREVAN
 
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Armenian carpet factory with possibility to watch the production of the handmade rugs. The factory has a showroom where purchases are offered (shipping of rugs to your country is possible).
Visit the only remaining Pagan temple in Armenia, devoted to the God of Sun – Myrth, in Garni. Photo stop at Charentc Arc. A visit to the ruins of Royal Palace and Royal bath-house nearby.
Optional: Family hosted lunch in a private village house, with watching the preparation of “Lavash” (Armenian traditional flat bread baked in stone-make oven) by countryside Armenian ladies using the same ancient technology as hundreds of years before.
Continue the tour to the uniquely caved Geghard monastery, which dates back to 12th-13th centuries, the name of which means “holy spear” in the honour of the long-preserved spear, the same spear that pierced the body of crucified Christ, which were brought here by Apostle Thaddeus. Drive back to Yerevan. Overnight in Yerevan.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
 
YEREVAN – TSAGHKADZOR – SHOPPING IN YEREVAN
 
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Tsaghkadzor (means “gorge of flowers”) town, the magical place of forested mountains. Short walking tour around the small town. Visit Kecharis monastery.
Opportunity to go up to the mountain peaks by ropeway, where you will catch an unforgettable gorgeous panoramic view of this part of the world.
Drive back to Yerevan. A visit to Vernissage, an open-air exhibition-market. Drop to Dalma Garden or Yerevan Mall for shopping. Overnight in Yerevan.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
 
YEREVAN
 
Breakfast. Free Day at Leisure
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 8
 
YEREVAN – BEIRUT
 
Transfer to airport to catch your flight back home
 
Meals: breakfast

General Terms and Conditions

 
The purchase of any package or service from Kurban Travel Services represents a contractual agreement between the buyer of the package and Kurban Travel. They buyer fully accepts Kurban Travel Services terms and conditions.
 
Booking Procedure:
In order to proceed with your booking, a photocopy of your passport is needed at the time of booking along with 30% down payment and cost of visa if required. Balance to be settled 30 days prior to departure.
 
Mode of Payment:
Kurban Travel Services accepts the following payment methods: Cheque, Bank Transfer, Visa Master Card, American Express Credit Card, and Western Union.
 
Charges:
Cash or Cheque: No Charges
Visa Card, Master Card, Authorization Letter: 2% Bank Charges
American Express, Online Payment: 3% Bank Charges
Western Union: according to the amount transferred
 
Cancellation & Cancellation Fees:
45 – 75 days prior to departure date: 20% of the total cost of the package
30 – 45 days prior to departure date: 30% of the total cost of the package
00 – 30 days prior to departure date: 100% of the total cost of the package
 
Important:
In case of visa rejection, above penalties apply even if the visa is handled by Kurban Travel services.
 
 
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