- duration 12 days
- tour type Small group Request as private
- age requirement 12-75 yrs
- max group size 12
- guiding method Fully guided
- Tour Code BM-18354
- Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
- Operated in English
- Discover world’s three oldest countries Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan just in one tour.
- Inhabitants of Azerbaijan burned crude oil in their lamps before anyone knew what it was.
- Beautiful, rocky Armenia was the first country to adopt Christianity as its official religion.
- Georgia acclaimed for its fabulous food and drink, claims to be the first area to cultivate the wine grape.
- These countries are distinguished by their distinct histories, traditions, cultures and natural surroundings.
- Visit all "must to see" places in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia
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Archeological evidence suggests that the area of South Caucasus is one of the oldest sites of human presence, dating back as far as 3 000 000 years. The gigantic isthmus of the Caucasus lies between the Black and Caspian Seas, serving as a crossroad of Europe and Asia for thousands of years. The countries of South Caucasus - Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan - are distinguished by their distinct histories, language traditions, religions, cultures and natural surroundings. The interdependence was caused by cultural and political connections as the countries developed throughout the centuries.
While exploring the South Caucasus countries you will discover a fascinating cross-roads culture that has integrated both Europe and Asia. You will visit World Heritage Monasteries, unique painted churches, cave towns, stunning gorges and valleys, ethnographical and historical museums, art galleries and more…
Day 1: Arrival
Day 2: Baku
Day 3: Baku Shemakha – Sheki
Day 4: Sheki Lagodekhi – Tbilisi
Day 5: Tbilisi sightseeing tour
Day 6: Tbilisi Mtsketa – Ananuri – Stepantsminda – Tbilisi
Day 7: Tbilisi Gori – Borjomi – Akhaltsikhe
Day 8: Vardzia Akhalkalaki – Yerevan
Day 9: Yerevan city tour Etchmiadzin (UNESCO) – Zvartnots (UNESCO) – Yerevan
Day 10: Yerevan Geghard (UNESCO) – Garni – Yerevan
Day 11: Yerevan Lake Sevan – Haghartsin – Sadakhlo - Tbilisi
Day 12: Departure
- Accommodation in twin rooms: Grand Midway Hotel or Midtown Hotel Baku, MinAli Boutique Hotel or similar.
- Gallery Palace Hotel or Ibis Styles City Center hotel or Ramada by Wyndham Tbilisi Old City or similar (4*) hotels in Tbilisi
- Bass Boutique Hotel or Silk Road Hotel or similar
- Half board catering service: Breakfasts at the hotels every morning
- Lunches: 8 times
- Dinners: 4 times
- Transportation: Comfortable A/C minivan or minibus
- 4 WD vehicles for Gergeti
- Vardzia Resort or Gino Wellness Rabath
- Other: Entrance fees in museums
- Bottle of mineral water without gas per person per day
- Any international flights
- Travel insurance
- Single room supplement
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Caucasus Countries (12 days) tour. You can cancel the tour up to 38 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 37 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 01 November 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 01 November 2023, a deposit of 30% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 37 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
Caucasus Countries (12 days) tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this Caucasus Countries (12 days) tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.
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