South Caucasus & Turkey

Design Your Own Trip to Armenia

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Plot Your Own Path

Overview

Traveling privately on a custom itinerary means flexibility – flexibility to immerse yourself in your own exclusive experience, to craft an itinerary around your interests, and to travel when it’s right for you.

Want to visit an herbal tea factory and try your hand at mixing your own blend? How about dinning at a local’s home and trying his home-distilled flavored vodkas and Armenian cheese? Need suggestions?

To get started planning an Armenia itinerary, take a look at our suggested Private Journeys to the region – Essential Caucasus and Essential Georgia & Armenia, or read more about how to design your own trip.

Also keep in mind that you can customize any of our small group tours to match your preferred dates of travel. Get in touch, we’re here to help.

Signature Experiences

Below are just a few examples of the signature experiences that MIR can arrange for you in Armenia. Let them be a source of inspiration, then get in touch with one of our Private Journey Specialists to craft an itinerary that’s uniquely suited to your travel goals, budget, and style.

  • Have a private tour, reception, and dinner at the museum of revered filmmaker Sergei Parajanov, with musical accompaniment from a classical ensemble
  • Hear an a cappella concert of sacred music performed in the Geghard Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with fantastic acoustics
  • Visit the studio of a master carver to learn how khachkar – intricate Armenian stone crosses – are created
  • Attend a lively performance by the Nubar Armenian Folk Dance & Song Ensemble, followed by a Q&A with its enthusiastic members

Private Itineraries

Whether you’re looking for a compact trip that hits the highlights or something more in-depth, MIR offers private itineraries that can be adapted to your choice of dates. Our itinerary, your dates – it’s a great option whether you’re traveling solo, as a couple, or in a small group.

Explore trips: Essential Caucasus, Essential Georgia & Armenia

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Armenia Country Map

Traveler Reviews

  • "[My favorite part of the trip was] Armenia – it had the nicest city, most interesting history, etc."

    J. Di Gironimo

    New York, NY