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Khustup, Sacred Mountain

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Day 1: Yerevan-Khor Virap-Noravank-Karahunge-Tatev-Kapan

Stop At: Khor Virap, Artashat, Lusarat Armenia
On the way, you will have the opportunity to stop and explore the Monasteries of Khor Virap, Noravank or Tatev (cable car at your expense) and the megalithic complex of Karahunj.

The journey from Yerevan to Kapan takes about six hours. When you set your foot in Kapan, you will be settled in a hotel to rest before starting the day full of adventures. You can also stroll through the streets of Kapan or taste delicious specialties of the region.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Noravank Monastery, Areni Armenia
On the way, you will have the opportunity to stop and explore the Monasteries of Khor Virap, Noravank or Tatev (cable car at your expense) and the megalithic complex of Karahunj.

The journey from Yerevan to Kapan takes about six hours. When you set your foot in Kapan, you will be settled in a hotel to rest before starting the day full of adventures. You can also stroll through the streets of Kapan or taste delicious specialties of the region.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), Sisian Armenia
On the way, you will have the opportunity to stop and explore the Monasteries of Khor Virap, Noravank or Tatev (cable car at your expense) and the megalithic complex of Karahunj.

The journey from Yerevan to Kapan takes about six hours. When you set your foot in Kapan, you will be settled in a hotel to rest before starting the day full of adventures. You can also stroll through the streets of Kapan or taste delicious specialties of the region.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Tatev Monastery, Tatev Armenia
On the way, you will have the opportunity to stop and explore the Monasteries of Khor Virap, Noravank or Tatev (cable car at your expense) and the megalithic complex of Karahunj.

The journey from Yerevan to Kapan takes about six hours. When you set your foot in Kapan, you will be settled in a hotel to rest before starting the day full of adventures. You can also stroll through the streets of Kapan or taste delicious specialties of the region.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: 1x Lunchbox
Accommodation included: Overnight in a cozy Guest house in Kapan

Day 2: Kapan-Mt Khustup-Erevan

Stop At: Khustup, Kapan Armenia
The next day, the comfortable Jeep will drop you off at the starting point of your ascent, located about 2000 meters above sea level. The climb will last about 6 to 7 hours depending on your promptitude (breaks included). The landscapes will change in front of your eyes: from the luxuriant forests to the verdant meadows, then, you will reveal the imposing rocky summit of Mount Khustup from which you will have a celestial view over the whole region. The variety of the surrounding nature, fauna and flora, will give you a sense of intense freedom.

Afterward, you will take the same path to descend and your jeep will wait for you at the slope of the mount, which will drive you to the vehicle that will take care of your comfortable transfer to Yerevan.
Duration: 9 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up and Drop-off from/to your hotel in Yerevan
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
Exclusions
  • Cable car fee in Tatev
  • Lunches and meals for the night of first day and the second day (whole day)
  • Entry/Admission - Tatev Monastery
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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