Armenia

An undiscovered nation of mountainous beauty and Old World charm

Nestled between the Black and Caspian Seas and brimming with mountain peaks, Armenia is dotted with ancient monasteries that speak of the nation's strong Christian ties. Many have influenced and shaped this landlocked country over the millennia, including Persians, Romans, Arabs, Ottomans, Russians, and Soviets. Indeed, it has seen more than its share of strife, but that hasn't stopped its people from forging ahead with an optimism that is contagious. We look forward to introducing you to these friendly folks and to their nation's many treasures.

Ancient Monastery in Armenian by GeoEx

If you're intrigued by Armenia and prefer to travel privately, we'll happily design a custom itinerary for you—the sample itinerary below is just a starting point. In Yerevan, Armenia's diverse capital, you may delve into the many theaters, museums, concert halls, galleries, and clubs. Heading out of the city, you can explore outstanding medieval architecture at Haghpat and Sanahin Monasteries and discover myriad other UNESCO World Heritage Sites. For Silk Road history, we'll take you along Vardenyats Pass, stopping at one of the best-preserved caravanserais. You can continue gazing at dazzling mountain scenery at Lake Sevan, perhaps with a picnic. With our excellent guides and trip planning, we'll immerse you in the best of Armenia on a one-of-a-kind adventure.

Sample Itinerary

Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia

  • A comprehensive, customizable itinerary
  • Ancient monuments & cultures
  • Spectacular mountain landscapes
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