TOUR IN CAUCASUS
TOUR IN CAUCASUS
TOUR IN CAUCASUS

Day 1 - Arrival in Baku
Meeting at the airport. Check-in at the hotel. Overnight. 

 

Day 2 - Baku 
Start exploring Azerbaijan with a city tour of Baku, visit the Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower, UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Inner City (Icheri Sheher) The 12th century Maiden Tower (Giz Galasy). Juma Mosque and the Carpet Museum. We will have a walk in Naberezhny Park and along Baku Boulevard, the second largest one in Europe. On Boulevard we'll get a boat and make trip on it along Baku Bay. We'll be introduced with the interesting facts and legends of the largest lake in the world better known as Caspian Sea. Overnight in Baku. 

 

Day 3 - Baku / Absheron Peninsula
Leaving for a tour in Absheron Peninsula. Ateshgah, the Fire Worshippers' Temple is located in the village of Surakhany. Visit also well preserved ancient castles of Absheron Peninsula dated 12th-13th c.c. There are several fine medieval castles - one each at Amirajan and Nardaran and two at Mardakyany - apparently built for defense by the Shirvan Shahs in the 14th century. Overnight at the hotel in Baku. 

 

Day 4 - Baku / Sheki
Sheki is one of the most famous and ancient places of Azerbaijan. Situated 700 m (2297 ft.) above sea . We'll start our Sheki tour from visiting the 18th century Khan's summer palace with magnificent frescos and exquisite stained glass work. Sheki History museum is famous with artifacts from several periods. Also visit the Albanian church located in Kish village. Legend says that the church was built in 78 AD Upon our checking-in at the hotel, we'll enjoy the farewell dinner, tasting traditional Azeri cuisine dishes. Overnight at the hotel. 

 

Day 5 - Sheki / Telavi / Sighnaghi
Depart from Azerbaijan to Georgia. Leave for Telavi, the main city and administrative center of Kakheti, eastern province of Georgia. Arrive in Tsinandali and visit Palace of Al. Chavchavadze, famous Georgian poet. Tasting of the Georgian wine here. We'll visit Telavi State Historical and Ethnographical Museum and Palace of the King Erekle; Shuamta (5th-17th c.c.) and Ikalto (5th c.) monastery complexes. Drive to Sighnaghi. Sighnaghi is situated in the very eastern part of Georgia. Even in the 12th-13th centuries these places had been populous Overnight in kakheti in SIghnaghi .

 

Day 6 - Sighnaghi / Bodbe / David Gareji / Tbilisi
Vist  Bodbe Monastery keeps her tomb. After visiting the Bodbe Monastery of the 9th century, we'll take our way to David Gareji Monastery Complex, one of the most important landmarks of Georgia. This site is characterized by a unique combination of the historic architecture, prehistoric archaeological sites, rich paleontological fields and important bio-geographical features. Drive to Tbilisi. Overnight at the hotel 

 

Day 7 - Tbilisi / Mtskheta
Trip to Mtskheta. Visit Mtskhea cross monastery , tour in city mtskhet a, visit Svetitskhoveli cathedral . drive to Tbilisi . 


 
Day 8 - Tbilisi Tbilisi city tour will start from Metekhi church and visit the main sightseeing of old part of the city.  During the tour you will be able to visit: Narikala fortress/ waterfall in Old Tbilisi / Hot bathes area / Leselidze street / Freedom square / Shardeni street / Glass bridge /

 

Day 9 - Tbilisi / Haghpat / Sanahin / Lake Sevan
Depart to the Georgian-Armenian border. We visit the Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin (UNESCO World Heritage Sites). Continue our trip to Dilijan. Visit Haghartsin (10th-14th c.c.) and Goshavank Monasteries, magnificent and beautiful ecclesiastic monuments which are the highlight of the medieval Armenian architecture.. Overnight at the hotel. 

 

Day 10 - Lake Sevan / Yerevan / Etchmiadzin
Drive to Yerevan and start a sightseeing tour of the city with visits to Matenadaran, the Research Institute of Armenia which houses beautiful illuminated manuscripts created by scribes centuries ago. Tsitsernakaberd Monument and MuseumThe Museum of Folk Art, which houses about 12 000 exhibits (embroidery, silver jeweler, wooden, stone and gold objects, ceramic ware, ornamented metalwork, carpets and rugs).. Visit the Etchmiadzin Cathedral, the center of the Armenian Apostolic Church (301-303 AD) and the Holy See of the Armenian Apostolic Church including the Treasury museum and the underground Pagan Altar. Overnight in Yerevan. 

 

Day 11 - Yerevan / Garni / Gerhar
We begin our day with a visit to Garni, the Pagan Temple of the 1st century, which was also the residence of Armenian Kings in the 3rd century. Visit the Geghard Cave Monastery, a fantastic sample of Armenian medieval architecture. Back to Yerevan. Overnight.  Departure from Yerevan international Airport. 

 

 

 

 

TOUR IN CAUCASUS
TOUR IN CAUCASUS
TOUR IN CAUCASUS
TOUR IN CAUCASUS