The Caucasus - A Cultural Discovery

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Run by: evaneos

Reference number: I_10161

From: £1282.00

In the South Caucasus, Armenia is an exceptional Christian cradle, the oldest Christian nation in the world with its tormented history. Despite the economic difficulties and the hostility of its neighbors, at the crossroads of East and West Armenia continues to believe in a better destiny and to prosper ... Beyond its ethnological and cultural diversity, the region of Caucasus offers many other interests such as history, biodiversity, architecture and gastronomy with some foreign influences of the region. Ancestral traditions such as viticulture in Georgia, where wine making has an important place for the majority of the population, are worthy to experience in the Caucasus, to discover and to feel ...

Day 1: A walking tour from Sevan, passing Dilijan and Marmashen until Gyumri Day 2: Gueghard: A cave monastery UNESCO world heritage Day 3: Saghmosavank: Monastery of Psalms Day 4: ​Mtskheta, one of the oldest cities in Georgia Day 5: Yerevan - City Tour  Day 6: Looking at Vardzia, a cave city of the XII century Day 7: Hripsime, Zvartnots: Masterpieces of Armenian medieval architecture  Day 8: ​Tbilisi – City Tour Day 9: Arrival at Zvartnots airport Day 10: Kakheti: Let's taste the famous wine in this area Day 11: ​Departure Day 12: Let's go to Borjomi to enjoy the nature and hike on a mountain Day 13: ​The Silk Road - Selim Caravanserai

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