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Christian Tour Armenia

 

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By joining this trip you will surely have a fascinating journey through the history of Christianity, visit the first official church in the world, and stand at the foot of Biblical Mount Ararat. One of the most valuable relics of Christianity, The Holy Lance by which the Roman soldier pierced Jesus’s body is kept here. Visit Echmiadzin, home to The Holy Lance and The Vatican of Armenia where Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin is located, stroll in the town where you can find churches in every corner of it. Drive through Armenia from the south to the north and admire monasteries and churches of outstanding beauty in scenic terrain. Visit cozy cloisters where hermits spent their lives serving Church. This small country holds the significant history of Christianity.

  

 ITINERARY  in detail... 

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Day 1 Saint Sargis Church  Matenadaran-Depository of Manuscripts Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral Holy See of Etchmiadzin  Saint Hripsime Church 

Day 2 Geghard Cave Monastery  Hellenistic-inspired Garni temple  Armenian Genocide Museum – Institute

Day 3 Khor Virap Monastery with Mount Ararat View  Noravank Monastery  Qarahunge - Armenian Stonegenge 

Day 4 Tatev medieval Monastery Tatever - the longest Cable Car in th world  Selim Caravanserai on the Great Silk Road  Lake Sevan

Day 5 Sevan Peninsula and Sevanavank Monastery  Hagartsin Monastery  Haghpat Monastery – UNESCO World Heritage Site
Day 6 Sanahin Monastery - UNESCO World Heritage Site Kasakh Basilica Church of the 4th century • Saghmosavank Monastery Saint Gevorg Church in the Village of Mughni
Day 7
Free day in Yerevan
Day 8
Transfer to airport, departure.

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