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Armenia: Amberd, Alphabet Alley and Saghmosavank Day Trip

Armenia: Amberd, Alphabet Alley and Saghmosavank Day Trip

From US$ 19 per person

Explore Armenia's most inspiring sights. Visit Amberd fortress, the picturesque Tegher monastery, participate in a special master class, take a nice picture at Alphabet Alley, admire the medieval architecture of Saghmosavank.

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Duration 9 hours
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English, Russian, Armenian


  • Marvel at the medieval architectural details
  • Reveal the culinary secrets of Armenian national sweets
  • Enjoy harmony at nature
  • Explore the history of creation of the Armenian alphabet
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On this tour, you will visit Amberd, a fortress on the southern slope of Mount Aragats, founded in the 7th century. Next up is Tegher monastery, built in the first half of the 13th century, offering picturesque views of the Byurakan observatory. Discover the secrets of Armenian sweets during a master class in an Armenian village garden. There comes the Alley of Armenian Letters (Alphabet Alley), which was built on the slopes of Mount Aragats in honor of the 1600th anniversary of the creation of the Armenian alphabet. This monument is unique not only in Armenia but all around the World. At the end of the program, visit Saghmosavank, a 13th-century Armenian monastic complex, unique due to its frescoes with biblical themes and the perfect harmony with the environment – vertical cliffs of Kasakh gorge.
  • Professional guide who speaks Russian, English, and Armenian
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • WiFi in vehicle
  • Admissions
  • Lunch (available to purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with high blood pressure
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

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  • Shorts
  • Short skirts

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  • Seats are not fixed in advance
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September 29, 2021

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