Bus Tours Armenia /Iran Border/

Reveal the secrets of Armenia and Iran, Ride the world's longest cable-car to visit Tatev Monastery, Marvel at the beauty of the biblical Mount Ararat, where the Noah's ark landed after the Great Flood, Back in time to the Persian Empire era

General Information

Detailed Sample Itinerary

Places Visited 

Yerevan, Echmiadzin, Garni, Geghard Dilijan, Sevan, Yerevan

Departure Dates 

Flexible and customizable for private departures.

Detailed Sample Itinerary 

Day 1

Arrival, Sisian, Goris

Julfa, Sisian , visit to the observatory /Karaunj- Goris/. Karahundj - Armenia’s Stonehenge. This stone circle, now shown to be a prehistoric observatory, long predates Stonehenge in England. Ancient inscriptions found here may mark the birthplace of the Zodiac and of Western Civilization itself. Possibly it was the world's first astronomical observatory founded 7500 years ago. Take a stroll in Goris town, one of the most beautiful towns in Armenia. Its a town in orchards where the houses have the same unique architecture with red tile roofs and arched windows.

Day 2

Trip to Yerevan

Visit Khdzoresk, an abandoned cave town with thousands of cave, Riding the worlds longest cable-car (5.7km) we visit the miraculous Tatev Monastery, a formidable monastic complex founded in the 9th century. Its the biggest monastery in Armenia located on a rocky peninsula more than 100 meters above the Vorotan River. According to tradition the relics of the Apostles, Sts. Peter and Paul, were placed under the dome's supporting pillars. Leisure time. Dinner. Overnight in Yerevan

Day 3

Exploring Armenian Major Christian Establishments

Breakfast at the Hotel. Visit to Echmiadzin including Main cathedral (303 AD) and Museum, churches St Gayane (630 AD) and St Hripsime (618 AD). Lunch. Zvartnots temple (643 AD). Leisure time. Dinner. Overnight in Yerevan.

Day 4

Garni and Geghard

Breakfast at the Hotel. Garni pagan temple (1st Century AC). Geghard Temple (4-13 cc AC). Lunch. Visit to Hand-Made Carpet production factory House of Davidian. Participation in carpet making process. Return to Yerevan. Leisure Time. Dinner. Overnight in Yerevan.

Day 5

Exploring Sevan lake

Breakfast at the Hotel. Haghartsin cathedral. Lunch in Sevan (fish). Sevan lake, peninsula and Sevan Monastery (9-13 cc). Return to Yerevan. Leisure time). Overnight in Yerevan

Day 6

Trip to Kapan

Trip to Kapan. Sightseeing about Kapan. Farewell dinner at one of the best restaurants in Kapan.

Day 7

Return to the border.



Orient Travel Armenia recommends the following guidelines for customized Festival Armenia tour packages excluding international flights:

  • 5-star: USD $200 - $1,000+ per person per day
  • 4-star: Minimum USD $150 per person per day
  • 3-star: Minimum USD $100 per person per day

The customized package will include accommodations, airport transfers and other transportation within Armenia, guided tours or activities, unique experiences, trip planning, and 24X7 support during your trip.

Please inquire for a custom quote. The price is customized based on final accommodation choices, travel dates, and other custom preferences.