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Group Tour: UNESCO World Heritage: Mikoyan Brothers museum, Sanahin monastery, Barbecue master class, Haghpat monastery, St. Gevorg church, Traditional Lunch

Starting time

Appr. duration

Prices in AMD/per person

Price with Yerevan Card in AMD/per person

08:00

12-13 hrs.

17900

15215

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01.04.2022 - 15.11.2022

 

 

 

16.11.2022-31.03.2023

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What's included

Guide service: Russian or/and English guide
Museums' tickets tickets
Comfortable vehicles transportation
Free Wi-Fi free-wifi
Bottled water bottled-water
Traditional lunch lunch

Stop 1: Haghpat Monastery

The Monastery Complex of Haghpat is located in the village of Haghbat , Lori region.  Haghpat Monastery was founded in the X-XIII centuries by the royal Bagratuni dynasty.Of all the monastic buildings preserved - the main church of St. Nshan (967-991) with sculptural images from the outside and murals (XIII-XIV centuries) inside, the church of St. Gregory (1005) and a small dome church of St. Astvatsatsin (XII-XIII centuries. ), a refectory of the 13th century, a book depository of the 13th century, a tiered bell tower (1245), khachkars(cross-stones).

The Hghpat monastery was the largest scientific center with a rich collection of manuscripts. There were rooms for the census of manuscripts of the library, refectory and universities.  Since 1996, the Haghpat monastery is protected by UNESCO and included in the List of World Heritage Sites.

Stop 2: Sanahin Monastery

Sanahin Monastery is located in the village of Sanahin, Lori region.  Sanahin Monastery was built in 10th - 13th centuries. This monastery was the educational centre of Armenia. There were academies, libraries, scriptoriums and schools where the books were copied.
In the first half of the 10th century Armenian clerics expelled from Byzantium constructed St. Astvatsatsin (the Mother of God) in Sanahin. The main monastery church, Amenaprkich (962), Gregory Magistros academy (11 th century), the round St. Gregory the Illuminator temple (1061), scriptorium (1063) and belfry (13th century) were later built around it. The complex is under protection of the UNESCO.

Stop 3: Тhe Mikoyan Brothers museum

Located in the village of Sanahin, not far from the UNESCO World Heritage Site Sanahin monastery, the Mikoyan Brothers museum is dedicated to two famous Soviet Armenians – Anastas Mikoyan, a communist revolutionary and Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet, and his brother Artem Mikoyan, a renowned aircraft designer who designed the MiG aircraft together with Mikhail Gurevich. The museum opened in 1982. One of the MiG-21 aircrafts designed by Artem Mikoyan and Anastas Mikoyan’s GAZ-12 ZIM limousine were brought from Moscow for the museum’s opening ceremony. The museum houses various objects related to the lives and careers of the Mikoyan Brothers, such as clothing, equipment, posters, and even food.

This tour is also unique with its masterclass of Armenian Barbecue. You will have the opportunity not only to get familiar with the secrets of the traditional Armenian dish, but also taste it during the lunch.

15% discount valid for 1 year

Adress 39/12 Mesrop Mashtots Ave.

Tel +374 43 88-44-55

Www www.yeranitravel.com

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