Tavush Trekking Tour Package

Tavush

Trekking in Tavush Region
Duration:
9 days/ 8 nights
The best season for traveling:
June-October
Start and finish of the tour:
Yerevan
Accommodation:
Hotel in Yerevan, tents in the countryside

Days 1-2: Arriving at airport, transfer to the hotel, accommodation. After breakfast visit excavated site of Erebuny fortress 782 B.C. and its archaeological museum. Lunch at the restaurant in the city. Visit State Museum of the History of Armenian People. Drive to the side of lake Sevan. Overnight at the hotel in Tsapatagh village. Meal Plan: B/L/D.

Day 3: Tsapatagh. Drive to Drakhtik village. Start the hiking towards summer nomads. Lunch (sandwiches, juice, water, season fruits) – on the way. Dinner and overnight in camp. Meal Plan: B/L/D. Hiking distance: 14 km.

Day 4: Summer nomads. Hiking to Chaikend village through Amirkher village. Lunch (sandwiches, juice, water, season fruits) – on the way. Dinner and overnight in camp. Meal Plan: B/L/D. Hiking distance: 16 km.

Day 5: Chaikend. Hiking to the slopes of Mt. Murghuz. Lunch (sandwiches, juice, water, season fruits) – on the way. Dinner and overnight in camp near Daar nomads. Meal Plan: B/L/D. Hiking distance: 12 km.

Day 6: Daar. Ascending the top of Mt. Murkhuz (2992 m). Return down to Gelkend village. Lunch (sandwiches, juice, water, season fruits) – on the way. Dinner and overnight in camp. Meal Plan: B/L/D. Hiking distance: 16 km.

Day 7: Gelkend. Drive to Gosh village. Visit Goshavank monastery (12-13 cc). Continue to Dilijan town. Lunch at the restaurant. Drive to the peninsula of the lake Sevan. Visit Sevan monastery (9-10 cc). Return to Yerevan. Overnight at the hotel. Meal Plan: B/L/.

Day 8: Yerevan. Drive to Echmiadzin – the religious centre of all Armenians. Visit St. Hripsime church (618) and the Cathedral (4-17 cc). Return to Yerevan. Lunch at the restaurant. Visit Yerevan Brandy Factory with brandy tasting. Free time. Overnight at the hotel. Meal Plan: B/L/.

Day 9: Transfer to the airport. Departure. Meal Plan: B//.

In the price are included:

  • Meal according to the Meal Plan;
  • All transportation;
  • Guide services;
  • AWD vehicle’s support;
  • Cooker;
  • Transfer airport/hotel/airport;
  • All entrance tickets where required;
  • All necessary equipment (tents, sleeping bags, mats, kitchen equipment, GPS recievers);
  • First aid kit;

In the prices are not included:

  • Additional trips;
  • Porter or horse support service;
  • Alcoholic drinks;
  • Medical expenses if required;
  • Insurance;
  • Minibar at the hotel;
  • Tips for the services;
  • Entry visa to Armenia.

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