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Overview

This tour will take you to the city of Gyumri – once the artistic capital, and possibly the most beautiful city of Armenia.

Agenda

Gyumri: This tour will take you to the city of Gyumri – once the artistic capital, and possibly the most beautiful city of Armenia. You will get the chance to explore the city center with its two famous churches.

Black Fortress: To get acquainted with the daily urban life of Gyumri, you will visit Dzitoghtsyan House-Museum of Social Life and National Architecture , where a collection of the Alexandropol social life characteristics, from the 19th century up to the 1920s. exhibits. The next stop will be the Black Fortress; built during the Russian –Turkish war, the fortress still serves as a military base. The next spot included in this tour is the 7th century monastic complex of Harichavank, located near the village of Harich, which was especially renowned for its school and scriptorium.

Karmravor church: On your way back, you will also have an opportunity to visit the Karmravor church in Ashtarak region, built in the 7th century. ”Karmravor” means “reddish” because of the color of its dome. This church is also known as the Church of Holy Mother of God.

What's included?

Entrance tickets
Transport with air conditioners
Traditional lunch
WiFi in transport
Bottled water
Professional guide service (English,Russian)
Local sweets

Important Information

Starting point: the monument of A.Tamanyan near Cascade Complex. Please be at the starting point 20 minutes before the start of the tour.

The duration of the tour may vary depending on the weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances.

For security reasons the trip might be modified or cancelled in case of bad weather conditions.

Meeting Point / Start time

10 Tamanyan St, Yerevan / 09:00
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Cancelation policies

You can cancel your booking 1 Days with a full refund.

Company

Yerani Travel

Gyumri – the capital of humour։ Harichavank monastery, Observing city tour, Dzitoghtsyan museum, Black fortress, Karmravor church, traditional lunch

10 hours
Gyumri
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