Armenia Holiday Package
Explore Armenia with Deira Travels exclusive 05 days holiday package to Yerevan the capital city of Armenia. Highlights of this 05 days tour are Khor Virap, Lake Sevan, Echmiadzin etc.
05 Days Yerevan Glimpse
Upon arrival our representative will pick you from Yerevan International airport and proceed to hotel for check in. Rest of the day free for leisure, overnight stay at Yerevan hotel.
Breakfast at hotel, our representative will pick you from hotel for Khor Virap - the 17th century monastery-fort is located in the Ararat district, in the surroundings of the Pokr Vedi village, on top of a hill. It was known as the pilgrimage place for Gregory (Grigor) the ?nlightener. Up unil the monastery-fort was built, this section was used as a royal prison. Khor Virap (The Deep Pit) was where the prisoners were tossed, and which was full of poisonous snakes and insects. According to Aghatangelos and other historians, Grigor the ?nlightener was tortured in Khor Virap. In or about 642 the Catholicos Nerses III ascended to a chapel in there. The chapel with its composition and construcion principles reminds us of Zvartnots. St. Astvatzatzin (Godmother’s) church was built in 1662. From here one can enjoy the majestic view of legendary Mount Ararat, where Noah's ark landed. Overnight stay at hotel
Breakfast at hotel, our representative will pick you from hotel for Lake Sevan – it is one of the highest freshwater lakes in the world, The Pearl, The Emerald of Armenia. Lake Sevan is situated in the central part of the Republic of Armenia, inside the Gegharkunik Province, at the altitude of 1,900m above sea level. Relaxing time at the Lake, enjoy the scenery, take a 20-minute walk to the top of Akhtamar Trail for the best photographic views of the Lake, explore romantic Sevanavank Monastery.Overnight stay at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel, our representative will pick you from hotel for tour to Echmiadzin – the holy seat of the Supreme Patriarch-Catholicos of all Armenians. The Cathedral was built in 303 on the site of a pagan temple after the adoption of Christianity as a state religion in 301. The word “Ejmiatsin” means The coming of the only-begotten, and the cathedral was built on the very spot Grigor Luysavorich (St. Gregory the Illuminator) dreamt Jesus Himself descended to from heaven to show him where He wanted the church to be built. Visit St. Hripsime Church (7th century). The church was erected by Catholicos Komitas atop the original mausoleum built by Catholicos Sahak the Great in 395 AD that contained the remains of the martyred Saint Hripsimé to whom the church was dedicated. The structure was completed in 618 AD. It is known for its fine Armenian-style architecture of the classical period, which has influenced many other Armenian churches since. This church together with other nearby sites is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is located in the present day city of Vagharshapat, (Etchmiadzin). Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfer to airport for return flight from Armenia.
- Economy class flight tickets on Air Arabia from Sharjah / flydubai from Dubai
- 04 nights stay at 3 star hotel in Yerevan
- Airport transfers
- Breakfast at hotel
- Khor Virap tour, Lake Seven tour, Echmiadzin tour
- Any lunch/dinner
- Travel insurance (Available at Dhs 40/-)
- Any tips, tel bills, laundry etc
- Anything not mentioned in the inclusins
Deluxe Hotel Yerevan
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