Day trip

From Yerevan: Echmiadzin Full-Day Trip and Cooking Class

Activity provider: Yerani Travel

From Yerevan: Echmiadzin Full-Day Trip and Cooking Class

Activity provider: Yerani Travel

From US$ 33.11 per person

Discover the holy city of Armenia on this full-day guided tour to Echmiadzin. Learn how to cook dolma and enjoy a traditional lunch.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Russian
Private group


  • Explore Echmiadzin's culture and history with an expert local guide
  • Tuck into a delicious traditional Armenian lunch
  • Visit the Echmiadzin Cathedral and see Christian relics
Full description
Discover the world’s first Christian cathedral and the holy land of Armenians accompanied by an expert local guide. Learn how to cook traditional dolma in a cooking master class. Meet your guide in Yerevan and hop on your comfortable tour vehicle to head to Echmiadzin. Begin your tour by visiting the 7th-century Zvartnots Cathedral, the first of many UNESCO heritage sites on the tour. Explore St. Hripsime church, constructed in 618 A.D. on the sepulcher of a Christian nun who fled from the Roman Empire. Take part in a master cooking class and learn to make dolma. Enjoy a full traditional Armenian meal. Head to the Echmiadzin Cathedral, and visit the museum of Christian relics, including pieces of the Holy Cross and Noahs' Ark, as well as the spear which wounded Jesus.
  • Comfortable tour vehicle
  • WIFI onboard
  • Expert guide
  • Refreshments
  • Dolma cooking class
  • Traditional lunch
  • Entrance fees
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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