Drive to the North-Western part of Armenia, first stop of the trip is Tsaghkadzor city (Valley of flowers) considered to be one of the most popular winter resorts of Armenia
Optional : Use the rope-way (additional 5 USD per person) to enjoy an unforgettable panoramic view of the valley.
Visit the Kecharis monastery dating back to the 11th century, it includes four churches and ruins of the mausoleum of Grigorius Pahlavuni.
Next stop is Lake Sevan that is only 30 minutes’ drive distance from Tsaghkadzor. Known as blue gem of the Armenian landscape, It is considered to be one of the largest sweet water lakes in the world.
Visit Sevanavank monastery, built by princess Mariam to honour the life of her deceased husband in the 9th century. It is also home to one of the most beautiful Amenaprkich (all saviour) Khachkars of Armenia - one of the 13 rarest cross-stones depicting Jesus.
Continue to Dilijan, a small city lost in forests and mountains with alpine meadows is home to numerous Armenian artists, composers, and filmmakers. Visit Haghartsin Monastery.