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Armenia Food & Wine Tour

 

wine leadFood & wine tour to Armenia lets you discover this mountainous country from inside. Visit to the main sites of Armenian culture, history and architecture, participation in cooking with locals. Wine and cognac tasting gives you the best experience of country. Once appearing here it’s a must to taste local wine as the world’s earliest known wine-making facility has been discovered in Armenia. During archeological excavations wine press and fermentation jars from about 6,000 years ago were found in Areni cave in the South of Armenia. A cave with perfect dry and cool conditions was used as a wine cellar. Armenians haven’t forgotten their winemaking traditions but wisely preserved them to represent to the guests from all over the world.  

    

ITINERARY           in detail...

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Day 1 Arrival in Yerevan, transfer to hotel   Matenadaran– Depository of Manuscripts City Tour Food Market Wine Tasting in "Аrmenia" Winery
Day 2 Geghard Cave Monastery Garni Pagan Temple Participation in Traditional Bread Baking and outdoor lunch Cognac Tasting in Yerevan Cognac Factory
Day 3 Khor Virap Monastery with Mount Ararat View Noravank in the Red Rock Gorge Wine Testing in Getnatun Winery Qarahunj – Armenian Stonehenge Participatory Learning of Armenian BBQ Making in Town of Goris
Day 4 "Tatever"– The longest Cable Car in the world flying over the Canyon with the Devil's Bridgeon the bottom Tatev Medieval University Participatory cooking class in Vaik Hermon Rural Hotel in Yeghegis River Valley
Day 5 Selim Caravanserai - a 14th century well-preserved hostel on the Great Silk Road • Lake Sevan Dinner and Master Class by chef - head of NGO "Armenian Traditional Cuisine "
Day 6 Sardarapat Battle Field Memorial and Ethnography Museum Wine tasting in Winery MAP Participation in traditional cooking and lunch in Vagharshapat Holy See of Echmiatsin – Spiritual Center of Armenia
Day 7 Saghmosavank – Viewpoint over the Kasakh River Canyon Wine tasting in "Armenia" Winery Farewell Lunch in P. Proshyan Museum with Ethnic Performance

Day 8 Transfer to the aiport, departure. 

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