3 day / Etchmiadzin Cathedral, Saint Hripsime and Saint Gayane Churches, Zvartnots , Khor Virap Monastery
Breakfast at hotel. Armenia is the first nation which has adopted Christianity as the state religion, thus we will have religious tour in the place where the only son of God descended and where Saint Gregory the Illuminator had built Etchmiadzin Cathedral. We will also see Saint Hripsime and Saint Gayane Churches devoted to the martyred virgins. We will visit the ruins of Zvartnots Cathedral built in 618. Departure to Khor Virap Monastery. There is an amazing view of Mount Ararat from the monastery complex.