Welcome to the web site of Gardman Tour company. We are an Armenian adventure tour operator located in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia. With Gardman Tour you can enjoy large selection of adventure tours in Armenia, particularly, off-road (jeep) tours, trekking and hiking, mount biking, skiing as well as historical-cultural tours.
With our travel company you will have incredible trips to explore the amazing nature of Armenia rich with deep gorges, beautiful waterfalls, forest landscapes, big and small lakes and mountains covered with alpine flowers.
We also organize travel to the past to see the magic places in Armenia, including trips to rich pre-Christian and Christian historical and archeological sites and monuments, impressive, millennium old monasteries and fortresses built in places of incredible natural beauty, as well as amazing tours to see famous caves and rock carvings of more than 5000 years showing the ancient civilization of Armenian Highland.
Armenia is really a gem hidden in South Caucasus Mountains. Despite its small size, it offers extremely diverse and beautiful nature, rich history and hospitable people. And not only this! During your travel you can enjoy the capital of Armenia – Yerevan, one of the oldest cities of the world. Yerevan was founded in 782 B.C. In 2018 Armenian people will celebrate 2900 years anniversary of Yerevan.
During your trip you will definitely visit historical monuments and museums in Yerevan showing the history and culture of Armenian people since ancient times. But despite its rich historical and cultural sights, Yerevan is very modern city full of crowded cafes, cozy restaurants, boutique shops and other entertainment places. And the last but not least, in Yerevan you will feel yourself safe and secure any time of the day.
So if you are a fan of 4-wheel travel, hiking and trekking, mount biking and skiing, shortly if you love travelling and exploring unexplored nature and culture, you are in the right place to start your adventure in Armenia.
Here you will find untouched nature in its pristine state and will explore the signs of over 6000 years old culture.
During this 2 day adventure trip on Aragats mountain you will climb 4 peaks of the highest mountain of Armenia - Aragats. You will have overnight in the tent in the crater of the Aragats. From the peaks you will admire the fascinating view of the surroundings.
In the Wake of Armenian Ceramics
Armenian Ceramics history and now days.
Meeting with Artists and Masters.
Visiting excited Armenian sites of Nature and Culture.
8 days of Inspiration!
Visiting Armenia for Powerful retreat on Aragats Mount!
Armenian Summer Adventure
Jeep tour in Armenia for the whole family
The flavors and smells of the Land of Noah!
Include Areni Wine Festival
We invite you on an exciting adventure in the Biblical land of Armenia. Here the legendary Noah descended from the top of Mount Ararat after the worldwide flood, planted the first vineyard, and made the first drop of wines, and the rest is history.
Armenia is a country with a long tradition of producing various types of alcohol.
Archeological excavations near village Areni have found the remains of the wine industry stretching back 6000 years. Famous Armenian cognac was the favorite beverage of Winston Churchill. In many houses the locals make pure and strong homemade vodka called Aragh, from variety of fruits. Special culture of alcohol use that includes a delicious meal at a colorful table, traditional toasts and warm atmosphere, where every guest is accepted as a native, complements this experience and turns it into a real feast.
We will visit the colorful wine festival in Areni village, will visit different wineries and will get acquainted with the excellent Armenian cuisine. And of course will visit the most beautiful cozy corners of Armenia and will get acquainted with authentic culture, tastes and smells of this Sunny country
During this trip will drive towards Geghama mountains.
We will climb up to the top of Azhdahak mountain.
We will see and enjoy stunning views during our trip.
After a trekking we will take our jeep and drive back to Yerevan.
During this daily off-road trip we will visit Lake Sevan, will visit Goshavank Monastery and will also travel to Kalavan village. On the way we will enjoy the beauty of the Lake Sevan. During the day we will enjoy fresh air, panoramic views, village hospitality and mistique of spiritual life. After all we will return to Yerevan. Price is per vehicle that can take from one to four passengers.
During this daily wine tour we will travel to Vayots Dzor, the wine region of Armenia, On the way we will enjoy the beauty of the biblical mountain Ararat. During the day we will enjoy fresh air, panoramic views and village hospitality. We will visit Noravank Monastery, 6000 years old winery in Areni 1 cave, will be hosted in a villager's house for lunch and home-made wine in Areni village, will travel to Areni grape vineyards in Aghavnadzor village and will have a wine tour and degustation in Old Areni winery. After the tour we will return to Yerevan.
During this daily off-road trip we will visit Garni gorge, we will see Stone Symphony, will visit Garni Temple, will have an excursion in Geghard Monastery,do an exciting off-road trip in Geghama mountain ridge. We will enjoy the beauty of the nature and will see petroglyphs with the thousands of years of history. During the day we will enjoy fresh air, panoramic views, village hospitality and mistique of spiritual life. After all we will return to Yerevan.
Yerevan - Garni - Geghard - Amberd - Byurakan- Gyumri - Trchkan - Dilijan - Selim Pass - Sisian - Ughtasar - Tatev - Old Khndzoresk - Jermuk - Areni - Yerevan