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Yerevan: Republic Square and Northern Avenue Private Tour

Product ID: 256107
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Explore Yerevan on a private walking tour and visit important sites like Republic Square, the Cascade Complex, Northern Avenue, and more. Get a stunning view of the city and Mount Ararat as you learn about Yerevan's interesting history.
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Duration: 2 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the modern city filled with ancient history
  • Marvel at the fascinating view of Biblical Mount Ararat from the Cascade Complex
  • Discover the great history of Armenia through the magnificent architectural ensemble that surrounds Republic Square
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Take the opportunity to participate in an exciting private city walking tour to discover the hidden story of Yerevan. The tour takes you to the heart of the city, Republic Square. Here you will get in touch with the great history of Armenia through the magnificent architectural ensembles that surrounds the square. After freshening up with natural spring water coming up right from the ground, you will head to one of the oldest parts of the city.

Walk by the Moscow Cinema towards the Opera and Ballet Theater. The cinema is a masterpieces of world architecture and a major landmark of Yerevan. Not far is Freedom Square, also known as Opera or Theatre Square. This square is one of the most popular places for local young people to relax, skate, or bike. In Freedom Square is also Swan Lake. The lake's history is closely connected to the Opera Theatre and serves as another spot for relaxing or meeting locals. Head here in the evening for concerts. 

Continue on your walking tour to French Square and the park of the Yerevan State Conservatory where you will reach the Cascade Complex. Also known as the Stairway to Heaven, the Cascade Complex is an iconic symbol of Armenia's capital. It's beloved by not only locals, but visitors as well. There are cozy cafes, bars, and restaurants in the area. Concerts and traditional dance events are also held here to entertain the public. 

After learning more history of Yerevan and climbing some 572 steps up the Cascade you will see the extraordinary beauty of the city with the majestic Mount Ararat in the background. End your private tour with this stunning view. For those not keen on climbing up hundreds of steps, escalators inside the Cascade Art Center are available.
Includes
  • A professional and knowledgeable guide
  • Bottled water
  • City map
  • Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Accommodation
  • Visa

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Meeting point

"Yerani Travel" office located in Yerevan city center near the Cascade Complex

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From US$ 22.85 Per group up to 3

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Yerani Travel

Product ID: 256107