Enthralling Caucasus Tour



Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days

Destination Covered : Baku, Tbilisi, Yerevan

Price (Starting From) : INR 110000 Per Person


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  • Enthralling Caucasus Tour

* Mentioned prices may vary depending upon date of travel, hotel availability, surge pricing and seasonal rush.

Tour Detail

Entrance fees in Georgia (Sulphur baths in Tbilisi, Tsinandali entrance fee, Ropeway in Tbilisi, Funicular, Wine-Tasting)
Any sightseeing apart from the suggested itinerary
Personal Expenses
Flight
Visa
Alcohol and beverages

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Baku

Meet and greet at Baku International Airport. Followed by city tour. Tour will be along the central streets, green parks and the main attractions of the city by bus. Overnight at Baku Hotel.

Day 2: Absheron Peninsula and Old City Tour of Baku

Leave for a tour to Absheron peninsula. This day tour is presented on the Absheron Peninsula, as well as the Temple of Fire Worshippers (Ateshgyah), oil wells, castle in Ramana, Mountain with an eternal flame. Excursion to the ancient sites and castles of Absheron Peninsula dated XII-XIII centuries. There are several medieval castles, one of which is located in the village of Nardaran and Amirdjhan and two of them in Merdekyanah who beat built around the 14th century.
After lunch leave for old city tour of Baku Baku (IcheriSheher), the largest capital in the Trans Caucasian region. Sightseeing to the town which includes Shamakhy Gates, Caravanserai, Maiden's Tower and Palace of the Shirvan Shahs, Mosques, and Carpet store. Walking in the streets of city center(“Torgovaya street”).
Baku Ferris Wheel, also known as the Baku Eye. The wheel is 60 meters (200 ft.) high and has 30 cabins, each is holding eight people. It makes a complete turn in 30 to 40 minutes
Overnight at Baku Hotel

Day 3: Sheki

Sheki is in northern Azerbaijan on the southern part of the Greater Caucasus mountain range, 325 km (202 mi) from Baku. The population is 63,000. Perhaps the best-known aspect of Sheki cooking is its rich sweet dishes. Sheki is traditionally held as the home of special type of Baklava, called Sheki Halva. The city is home of annual Mugham Festival and Silk Road International Music Festival. Sheki was a market centre on the Silk Road, Many public places and private houses in Sheki are decorated with shebeke, a wooden lattice of pieces of coloured glass, held together without glue or a single nail. In 2010, Sheki was visited by 15,000 foreign tourists from all around the world.
After lunch in the ancient Caravanserai visit to the local medieval fortress, Caravanserais, Sheki Khan palace, local museum of history, local handicrafts workshop, panoramic view of the town, mosque-madrasa.
Then go on an excursion to the Kish village. In the village of Kish live ancient Caucasians who are called Udi. These people have different kind of traditions. First Christian church of the Caucasus was built here. It was built during the Albanian Empire (I Century AD). In the village of Kish there is an ancient defensive fortress “Gelersen – Gorersen”, which means "You will come and see." There is even a bust of the world famous traveller Thor Heyerdahl

Day 4: Transfer to Georgian Border and Move to Georgia

Meet at the border of Georgia -Azerbaijan in Lagodekhi. Transfer to the hotel. Check in standard check in time 15:00 p.m. and then enjoy your free time. Overnight in Telavi

Day 5: Tblisi Tour

Tour in Kakheti –Tsinandali (Museum & Park & Winery),Bodbe, Sighnaghi , Tbilisi. Overnight in Tbilisi.

Day 6: Mtskheta

Tour to Tbilisi and Mtskheta. Mtskheta is a city in Mtskheta-Mtianeti province of Georgia. One of the oldest cities of Georgia, it is located approximately 20 kilometres (12 miles) north of Tbilisi at the confluence of the Aragvi river. Due to its historical significance and several cultural monuments, the "Historical Monuments of Mtskheta" became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. As the birthplace and one of the most vibrant centers of Christianity in Georgia, Mtskheta was declared as the "Holy City" by the Georgian Orthodox Church in 2014. Overnight at Tbilisi

Day 7: Leave for Armenia

Transfer till-Armenia Border. Pick up from Georgia and Armenia border. Overnight in Yereven

Day 8: Yerevan City Tour

After breakfast at the hotel meet your tour guide and start city tour around Yerevan. Sightseeing of Republic Square, Opera House, Swan Lake. Visit Cascade Complex, an open-air modern art museum with famous exhibits. Climbing the huge stair you will get to Victory Park from where it opens a unique view of the city. Proceed to Tsitsernakaberd Memorial dedicated to the victims of Genocide. Visit Blue Mosque, the only fully preserved Muslim Monument in Yerevan. Visit Yerevan Food and Fruit Market complete with fresh vegetables and dried fruits, alleys of Armenian bread “lavash” and local sweets. Leisure time to enjoy the evening on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan.

Day 9: Megeryan Carpets / Khor Virap / Noravank Monastery /Areni Cave/ Yerevan

After breakfast at the hotel visit Megerian Carpet showroom to get a full insight into ancient Armenian traditions of rug weaving. Departure to the cradle of civilization Khor Virap Monastery (4-17th cc.) which is the closest point with the border to the Turkey and from where you are getting closer to the Biblical Mount Ararat via Ararat valley where the Armenian wine yards are located. Continue to Noravank monastery - great religious and cultural center of 13th c. It is situated in a narrow gorge, which is known for its tall, sheer, brick-red cliffs, directly across from the monastery. Visit the famous Arreni Cave where the world’s oldest leather shoe was discovered. Return to the capital.
Optional: En route visit “Tushpa” winery for degustation and tour in the family owned estate (5 USD per person for degustation)
Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan

Day 10: Yerevan / Garni / Geghard / Lake Sevan / Yerevan

After breakfast at the hotel depart for Geghard Monastery, which is hewn out from the cave and included in the UNESCO World Heritage. Proceed to Garni Temple from 1st c., the only preserved pagan temple in the region.
Optional: Jeeping at Azat River gorge to the natural formation “Symphony of Stones” (10 USD p/p UNESCO)
Proceed to Lake Sevan, the “pearl of Armenia” and the world’s 2nd highest mountainous lake. Sightseeing on the peninsula. Visit Sevanavank Monastery and stunning view of the lake
Optional/ seasonal activity: Sailboat trip on the lake (up to 5 pax) / Boat trip on the lake for an hour (min. 10 pax)
Drive back to Yerevan and overnight at Yerevan

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Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing
  • Hotel Stay: (Standard Rooms on double sharing basis)
  • 2 Nights Baku (Hotel West Shine – 4 Star) and 1 Night Sheki (Sheki Saray – 5 Star)
  • 2 Nights Tbilisi (Hotel Astoria – 4 Star) and 1 Night Telavi (Erekle II)
  • 4 Nights in Yerevan (Hotel Ani Plaza or Similar – 4 Star)
  • Transfers:
  • Baku Airport to Hotel and Hotel to Azerbaijan-Georgia border (Private A/C Sedan)
  • Azerbaijan-Georgia border to Hotel to Georgia-Armenia Border (Private A/C Sedan)
  • Georgia-Armenia Border to Hotel to Yerevan Airport (Private A/C Sedan)
  • Meals:
  • 2 Lunch and 3 Breakfast in Baku
  • Breakfast in Tbilisi
  • Breakfast in Yerevan
  • Sightseeing
  • As mentioned in the itinerary
  • English speaking guide throughout the tour
  • 1 Bottle of water every day in Yerevan
  • Entrance fees in Azerbaijan and Armenia

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees in Georgia (Sulphur baths in Tbilisi, Tsinandali entrance fee, Ropeway in Tbilisi, Funicular, Wine-Tasting)
  • Any sightseeing apart from the suggested itinerary
  • Personal Expenses
  • Flight
  • Visa
  • Alcohol and beverages

Payments Terms

* Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount * Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

* Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount. * Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.