The Best of Areni Walking Tour & Wine Tasting
Are you planning a trip to Armenia? We offer top sightseeing places that are fascinating to visit. Would you like to attend a unique wine-tasting experience? The secluded Areni village offers an ancient treasure that you must visit once in a lifetime. A couple of wineries with their respective vineyards, an ancient cave, and a historic church will offer you the chance to discover some of the richest examples of Armenian culture. This tour includes the opportunity to taste two different Armenian wines, an experience to remember. Get ready to experience Armenia from a different perspective. A local charismatic guide will reveal the secrets and interesting facts about one of the most beautiful towns in the Caucasus.
- Professional local tour guide
- Areni-1 Cave entrance fee Locals 2.54 USD, Foreigners 3.8 USD
- The price excludes two types of wine tasting x150ml.
Route & Duration
Areni cave is of the most amazing historic places one can visit with the oldest wine factory in the world that dates back to 4000 BC. It’s also an archeological site with many artifacts and a home where cavemen lived.
Areni is a village and center in Armenia formerly known as Arpa, best known for its famous wine production. It’s also home to the world’s oldest wine factory.
Areni Wine Factory
Areni Wine Factory was founded in 1994, and it’s one of the oldest wine factories that is well established. Here you get to taste and smell different wines as well as learn the history of the company and the process of winemaking.
Stepanyans' Gastro Yard
Stepanyans' Gastro Yard is a beautiful award-winning winery where guests and tourists visit to enjoy tasty wines and Armenian food. Tourists also learn the best traditions of Armenian winemaking and cuisine.
Holy Mother of God Church
Holy Mother of God church in Areni was built in 1321 by architect Sculptor and miniature painter Momik on top of a mountain and left of river Arpa. It has a design of narrow and upward buildings making its architectural design unique.
By the main entrance to Areni-1 Cave, 3604, Armenia See Map
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.