key attractions - Yerevan

OPERA THEATRE

YEREVAN OPERA THEATRE

The Opera Theatre is a 90 year old structure which is the center of Armenian Music Culture. It is located in the heart of Yerevan. For tickets please visit http://www.opera.am/en/programs

https://holyarmenia.com/f/the-opera-house

CASCADE COMPLEX

YEREVAN CASCADE

The long stairway made from limestone sits directly north of the Opera Theatre. Nearly 600 steps to the top, you will find the view extraordinary. 

https://holyarmenia.com/f/yerevan-cascade

REPUBLIC SQUARE

REPUBLIC SQUARE YEREVAN

The Center Square of Yerevan. You can find the History of Armenia Museum, National Gallery, Government House and the Marriot Hotel. Take up the fountain show in the evening!

GENOCIDE MEMORIAL

GENOCIDE MEMORIAL COMPLEX YEREVAN

Official Memorial dedicated to the Armenian Genocide of 1915. You can find the Eternal Flame, Memorial Wall, Tower & Genocide Museum.  The Memorial in Armenian is called 'Tsitsernakaberd' meaning 'Fortress of Swallows.'

https://holyarmenia.com/f/genocide-memorial-day

MATENADARAN

MATENADARAN YEREVAN

Named after Mesrop Mashtots, the inventor of the Armenian alphabet. Matenadaran houses some 23,000 manuscripts and its the largest collection in the world. Closed on Sunday and Monday.

https://holyarmenia.com/f/matenadaran

YEREVAN BRANDY FACTORY

YEREVAN BRANDY FACTORY

Founded in 1887, the Yerevan Brandy Factory makes the world famous Ararat Cognac. See why Winston Churchill's favourite drink was Armenian Brandy. You can take a tour to see the process of creating this delicious beverage.

https://www.hyurservice.com/eng/yerevan_brandy_company_ararat_tour_eng.php

key attractions by your interest

HISTORY & CULTURE

KHACHKAR

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ADVENTURE

TATEV MONASTERY

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ENTERTAINMENT

MEZZO CLASSIC HOUSE CLUB

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SAMPLE ITINERARY - 6 DAYS OF ADVENTURE!

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TUESDAY

10AM TO 12 PM - MATENADARAN MUSEUM

12PM TO 3PM - CASCADE COMPLEX + LUNCH AT THE STEPS

3PM TO 6PM - NORTHERN AVE, OPERA HOUSE, SWAN LAKE, ABOVIAN STREET EXPLORE

8PM TO 10PM - DINNER AT YEREVAN TAVERN RESTAURANT 

AFTER 10PM - JAZZ BAR AT EITHER MEZZO HOUSE OR CLUB 12


WEDNESDAY (OUT OF TOWN)

8AM TO 12PM - GEGHARD MONASTERY / GARNI TEMPLE

1PM TO 3PM - LUNCH ON LAKE SEVAN AT SEMOYI MOT RESTAURANT

3PM TO 5PM - SEVANAVANK TOUR 

5PM TO 6PM - RETURN TO YEREVAN 

8PM TO10PM  - DINNER AT SMOKING CHEF WINE AND GRILL RESTAURANT


THURSDAY 

11AM TO 1PM - HISTORY MUSEUM OF ARMENIA IN REPUBLIC SQUARE

1PM TO 3PM - LUNCH AT LAVASH RESTAURANT

3PM TO 5PM - YEREVAN BRANDY FACTORY TOUR

7PM TO 9PM - DINNER AT TAPASTAN RESTAURANT

9PM TO 10PM - DANCING FOUNTAIN SHOW IN REPUBLIC SQUARE 


FRIDAY (OUT OF TOWN)

8AM TO 12PM DILIJAN AND HAGHARTSIN MONASTERY TOUR

12PM TO 2PM - LUNCH AT URENI RESTAURANT DILIJAN

3PM TO 6PM - YELL EXTREME PARK IN YENOKAVAN 

6PM TO 8PM - DINNER AT THE APAGA RESORT 

8PM TO 10:30PM - RETURN TO YEREVAN


SATURDAY 

11AM TO 1PM - GENOCIDE MEMORIAL COMPLEX TOUR

1PM TO 3PM - LUNCH AT SHEREP RESTAURANT 

3PM TO 5PM - SHOPPING AT VERNISSAGE OUTDOOR MARKET

7PM TO 9PM - DINNER WITH VIEW AT THE MOZAIC RESTAURANT 

9PM - REST EARLY FOR A MEGA ADVENTURE THE NEXT DAY!


SUNDAY (OUT OF TOWN)

8AM TO 2PM - WINGS OF TATEV CABLE CAR RIDE TO TATEV MONASTERY 

2PM TO 4PM - LUNCH AT WINGS OF TATEV GUEST HOUSE RESTAURANT 

4PM TO 6PM - KHNDZORESK CAVE AND HANGING BRIDGE

6PM TO 8PM - DRIVE BACK TO YEREVAN , STOP HALFWAY FOR DINNER 

8PM TO 10PM - DINNER AT LCHAK RESTAURANT COMPLEX IN YEGHEGNADZOR

10PM TO 12AM - RETURN TO YEREVAN


PLEASE NOTE: THE SUNDAY EXCURSION TO TATEV IS A 4 HOUR DRIVE EACH WAY...


PLEASE NOTE: MOST SITES IN ARMENIA ARE CLOSED ON SUNDAY AND MONDAYS... 




USEFUL LINK BELOW...

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/photo-essays/2019-04-23/armenia-travel-guide-churches-brandy-mountains

https://www.nomadasaurus.com/travel-to-armenia-a-beginners-guide/

https://www.lonelyplanet.com/armenia

https://armenia.travel/en