ArmeniaThe small landlocked country of Armenia adopted Christianity as a state religion in 301 AD making it the first country in the world to do so and visitors to the country will constantly be reminded of this fact since many interesting monasteries are amongst Armenia’s major tourist attractions. Despite its small size the canyons, valleys and numerous mountain passes make it seem much larger. Visit the caves filled with stalactites and the Debed Canyon which abounds with history and culture.
Day 1 YerevanArrival at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. Day 2 Yerevan - Khor Virap - Noravank (80km/1h30min) - Areni - Yerevan (110km/1h30min)The tour starts with a travel to Khor Virap. Enjoy the spectacular view of the sacred Ararat Mountain, an immortal symbol of Armenia. Continue to Noravank monastery, situated among amazing sheer brick red cliffs. Travel to Areni. See the church of XIV and t