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4-Days Wine Tour

As an ancient cradle of winemaking, Armenia has everything to leave every wine lover stunned. Its wine culture radiates through millennia, offering astonishing tastes and mouthwatering flavors that can fully meet the expectations of anyone who is interested. This tour was designed to cater a sweet relaxation complemented by the cheering spirity aroma and taste of wine. It will take you closer to the nature than you have ever been- the very heart of the country, the cliffy Vayots Dzor region. Soothing evenings with elegant wine-dipped dinners and soul-awakening mornings revitalized by the warm aroma of wine are kept in store for you.

From 141,900 AMD

Overview
  • 4-day guided trip to see a wide variety of cultural monuments and values
  • The tour combines culture, history, nature and the main experience wine, a lot of wine
  • Includes gastronomic masterclasses
  • Ethnic music and dance evenings
  • Fully equipped vehicles
  • Professional guide that talks your language
  • Flexible in case of force majeure
4 Days approx
Cancellation up to 15 days in advance
What's Included
  • 4-day-long fully-featured outdoor tour
  • Foreign language professional TOUR-GUIDE service
  • Accommodation in hotels and/or authentic guesthouses in the country
  • Full ground transportation, including hotel pick-up
  • Airport transfer upon arrival and departure
  • Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners
  • Vegetarian-friendly food arranged upon request
  • Entrance Fees
  • Fully-covered traveler insurance
  • Trips to museums
  • Ethnic music and dance evenings
  • COVID-19 protection measures
What You Can Expect
  • Get a hand-to-hand experience with the heart-warming hospitality of Armenia.
  • As a wine enthusiast you have all the rights to have the highest expectations... you will not be dissatisfied
  • Tour to the most culturally significant historical sites and landscapes in Armenia.
  • Enjoy the luxury of fully air-conditioned private transportation and hotel accommodation.
  • Be in comfort, safety, and ease with the company of our friendly professional private drivers and guides.
  • If you are looking to take the time off from work and enjoy the beauty and fun that Armenia has to offer, then this 4-day and 3-night-long tour package is perfect for you!
Why To Choose This Tour
4 days of exploring new country, new culture, new nature in a friendly, safe and far from a city's everyday routine environment
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Children 17 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult
  • Tours are arranged on a demand basis
Cancellation Policy
  • You can cancel up to 15 days in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • Any changes made less than 14 full days before the experience's start time will not be accepted.
  • For a 50% refund, you must cancel 2–14 full days before the experience's start time.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 15 full days before the experience's start time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it's canceled due to poor weather, you'll be offered a different date or a full refund.
Day 1
Vayots Dzor Region, Wine Tasting and tour at the GN Winery, local vineyards, overnight at one of the beautiful Eco-hotels
3- Stops

For a great kick off, the trip will first take you on an educational trip to the GN Winery. Located in the Ararat Valley, the winery will present to you the winemaking traditions and heritage of the "valley".

The lunch afterwards will complete this promising gastronomic experience. The beautiful ride following the visit will build the excitement you need for this tour, all complemented by an authentic local lunch.

After lunch, when we have already reached the Vayots Dzor region, a calm and lovely walk through the local vineyards is waiting for you which will allow you to take your own time, find your pace, be close to the nature and observe. The cozy evening dinner and then fresh air of the mountains will sum up your relaxation for the day.
Day 2
Noravank Monastery, Winetasting at Hin Areni Winery, Overnight at one of the beautiful Eco-hotels
2- Stops

Wine and drinks are not all that the region has to offer.
The second day begins with a stunning trip to the Noravank Monastery. One has to cross 8 kilometers of a stunning canyon to get to the hidden gem. It is a perfectly unique example of the Armenian Christian architecture that will amaze you both with its elegant stature and its breathtaking surroundings tall red cliffs.

Following the lunch in an authentic local restaurant, the second part of the day is dedicated to rest, peace, and fine dining.
Day 3
Areni-1 Cave, Visit to the Trinity Canyon wine-making site- Cultural Wine-tasting, vineyards, the Golden Goat cheese factory
4- Stops

The third day plans to take you to a lot of fun places. The first site of the day is the Areni-1 cave. The archeological site is a millennia-old cave that is perhaps the earlies account of winemaking in the highlands. There you will see several trenches with all the remnants of the tools and vessels that the ancient residents of the cave have used. The cave is also where the world's oldest leather shoe was found. The guided tour at the cave will present to you all the technical details of how wine was produced in those olden days.

After this lovely journey through time, the visit to the Trinity Canyon wine-making site will bring you to the advanced modernity of wine-making. A big part of the day will be spent at the Trinity Canyon. The tour will kick of with an educational presentation/lecture on the history of winemaking in the area.

After lunch, the amazing vineyards of Trinity Canyon will allow you to witness how vine cultivation is carried out and learn about its important principles.

The touristic part of the day will be concluded with a tour to the local goat cheese factory and learn a lot about the process of cheese making. The fulfilling dinner and good sleep are the climax of the day.
Day 4
Tushpa Winery on the way back to Yerevan
2- Stops

The last day of the trip will continue the relaxation experienced throughout the previous days. Yet another sunny morning is waiting for you for the day. After the relaxed sun-kissed morning full of the Armenian sun, the Tushpa Winery will take their own time to present to you their own individual perception and approach to how wine should taste.

After another local and authentic lunch, you will be given time to roam around in the streets of Yerevan and enjoy a few vibrant metropolitan hours before you say farewell to the beautiful country of Armenia.