Khor Virap, Garni and Geghard Monastery Tour with Holiday Sweet and Lavash Baking Class
This mesmerizing tour includes visits to some of Armenia's most popular tourist attractions. Because Biblical Mount Ararat is magnificent in the morning, the first stop is planned at the closest point to the mountain from Armenia - Khor Virap monastery!
- Khor Virap
- Azat Reservoir
- lavash baking master class
- holiday sweet master class
- Geghard monastery
- a guide
- air-conditioned vehicle transportation
- bottled water and pastries
- admission tickets, insurance
- lavash baking master class and tasting
- holiday sweet master class and tasting
- typical Armenian lunch
- pick-up and drop-off
Please note: the tour runs from 29.12.22 till 07.01.23. Departures are on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
Following that, you will stop at a unique viewpoint where you will have the opportunity to take beautiful photos of Azat Reservoir surrounded by nature. The next stop is on the way to Garni, Armenia's only pagan temple. You will witness lavash baking (thin Armenian bread), one of the most beautiful and common Armenian national traditions. In 2014, the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity included "the preparation, meaning, and appearance of traditional bread lavash as an expression of Armenian culture." You can also participate in an entertaining and joyful holiday sweet master class and enjoy a traditional Armenian lunch.
Finally, the splendor of the 13th-century Geghard monastic complex, partially carved in the rock and listed on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List, will astound you. We will take you back to Yerevan at the end of the tour.