- duration 8 days
- tour type Small group Request as private
- age requirement 12-75 yrs
- max group size 12
- guiding method Fully guided
- Tour Code BM-18359
- Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
- Operated in English
- Discover two oldest countries – Georgia and Armenia just in one tour.
- Georgia and Armenia are one of the first Christian countries in the world.
- Situated at the important crossroads, Georgia and Armenia have a unique and ancient cultural heritage, and are famed for their traditions of hospitality and cuisine.
- Georgia and Armenia abounds in natural variety.
- Georgia is also known as the cradle of wine.
This tour will get you acquainted with the two oldest countries in the world – Georgia and Armenia. Archeological evidence suggests that the area of South Caucasus is one of the oldest sites of human presence, dating back as far as 1.8 million years. Situated at the important crossroads, Georgia and Armenia have a unique and ancient cultural heritage, and are famed for their traditions of hospitality and cuisine. Georgia and Armenia abounds in natural variety. Georgia is also known as the cradle of wine. While exploring these South Caucasus countries you will discover a fascinating mixture of cultures that has integrated both Europe and Asia…
Day 1: - Arrival
Day 2: Tbilisi sightseeing tour
Day 3: Tbilisi Mtsketa – Ananuri – Stefantsminda - Tbilisi
Day 4: Tbilisi Gori – Borjomi – Akhaltsikhe
Day 5: Akhaltsikhe Khertvisi – Vardzia – Akhalkalaki - Yerevan
Day 6: Yerevan city tour Etchmiadzin (UNESCO) – Zvartnots (UNESCO) – Yerevan
Day 7: Yerevan Geghard (UNESCO) – Garni – Yerevan
Day 8: Yerevan Lake Sevan – Tbilisi
- Accommodation in twin rooms: Astoria Tbilisi Hotel or Gallery Palace or Aivani Old Tbilisi Hotel, Gino Wellness Rabath (or Vardzia Resort), Silk Road Hotel or Bass Boutique Hotel
- Catering service: Half board catering service, breakfasts at the hotel and dinners at the best local restaurants
- Transportation: Comfortable A/C minivan, minibus or bus
- Other: Entrance fees and local guides, and 1 bottles of mineral water without gas per person per day
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- Any international flights
- Travel insurance
- Single room supplement
- Alcoholic beverages
- Service except described
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Georgia and Armenia (8 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 03 November 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 03 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
Georgia and Armenia (8 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 Georgia and Armenia (8 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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