Saghmosavank, Alphabet Monument, Amberd, Karmravor, Oshakan

If you want to be caught by the fascinating beauty of a monastery at the edge of a huge Canyon you shouldn’t miss a tour to Saghmosavank . This medieval monastery built by Vachutyan family is considered to be a must visit place from where you can see three most famous Armenian mountains-Ararat,Aragats,Ara . It was once a religious, academic and cultural center of medieval Armenia. Armenian Alphabet Monument is an interesting demonstration of the stone carvings of 39 Armenian letters that were invented in  405 and are still used to present Armenian language in the  written form. In the scope of this tour you will then visit fortress-castle Amberd which used to be one of the primary military-defensive points of the Armenian Kingdom. Visit to the churches Karmravor and Oshakan are also included.


Distance 1-3 person 4-8 person 9-15 person
140 km 28 000 AMD 40 000 AMD 60 000 AMD


The mentioned prices are with 10 % Sale for the guests of Picnichotels and are valid if you depart from Yerevan .

The time of the departure can be chosen by our guests.