Lake Sevan - Sevanavank monastery - Noratus - Hayravank monastery

Daily tour, one day trip from Yerevan: Lake Sevan - Sevanavank monastery - Noratus - Hayravank monastery

One-day tour in Armenia we will start in the morning and set off to the pearl of Armenia – blue lake Sevan. Sevan is a freshwater lake in the Armenian highlands. It is the largest lake in the Caucasus. It is guaranteed as the largest source of fresh water in the region.

We also visit  Sevanavank - a monastery in the north-west coast of the lake. The monastery is located on Sevan peninsula, which was previously a small island.

Noratus khachkar

Afterwards we visit Noratus - a medieval cemetery with many early khachkars located in the village of Noratus, Gegharkunik marz near Gavar and Lake Sevan, 90 km north of Yerevan. The cemetery has the largest cluster of khachkars in Armenia.

Hayravank monastery

The next stop will be Hayravank - a village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. The church at Hayravank was built during the late 9th century.

The monastic complex consists of a church, chapel, and gavit. It is a quatrefoil cruciform central-plan structure with four semi-circular apses. A small chapel was added in the 10th century.

Surrounding the monastery are numerous khachkars and gravestones that are part of a small cemetery.

Duration: 7-8 hours

Price of group and individual excursions

(The price is written on the transportation regardless the number of the participents)

Price without a guide
1-3 pers. 4-6 pers. up to 7 pers.
80 USD
95 USD
on request
Price with a guide
1-3 pers. 4-6 pers. up to 7 pers.
135 USD 150 USD on request
The price does not include:
  • entrance tickets to the historical and cultural centers;
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