2 hours, Start: 12.00-17.00
Do you want to visit the Paganisitic and Helenistic temple in Garni,Armenia?You can walk around and explore the temple of Garni with your family. Our family-friendly local professional guide will make sure the kids have as much fun sightseeing as adults. The well-informed guide will take you on a 2-hour long walking tour. The tour has an easy pace and includes a stroll around the city center, highlighting the famous cultural and architectural sites. The whole family will have fun learning about Garni’s fascinating and interesting sites. The stories shared by the guide are guaranteed to provide a few giggles as you wind down the off beaten paths of the city.The last point of this tour consists of well preserved basalt columns of stones. You can walk around the valley and enjoy the sightseeing of the unique mountains of Garni’s Dzor.
The Temple of Garni is the only standing Greco-Roman colonnaded building in Armenia and the former Soviet Union. Built in the Ionic order in the village of Garni, Armenia, it is the best-known structure and symbol of pre-Christian Armenia. The structure was probably built by king Tiridates I in the first century AD as a temple to the sun god Mihr.
The cultural exhibition store “Noah’s Garden” has opened its doors in the village Garni, next to the temple. Here our visitors can taste all types of Armenian wine, fruit-vodka, cognac as well as savour bountiful Armenian cuisine appetizers, delicious dried fruit, take master classes in pottery, woodworking, carpet weaving and baking lavash, enjoy Armenian cuisine in restaurant Maran and shop Armenian goods.
A beautiful place where you will go after visiting Noah's Garden.