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Climb to Mt. Armaghan in Armenia on the Horseback

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What to Expect

Start your trip with a convenient pick-up service from your hotel in Yerevan. Set off to the quaint village of Nshkhark, where the day's activities will take place.

Upon arrival, you will receive a short orientation from your guides and instructors. They will ensure you are totally comfortable being on your horse before taking off on the tour. After your orientation, you will start your ascent of Armaghan (2829 meters).

it may take roughly 9-hours including break time. After Nshkhark Village, you will cross the Argichi River, from here, stunning views of the old bridge await you.

At the top of the mountain, you will enjoy an open-air picnic, and get the chance to capture some unique photos of the region.

After finishing your break, you will ride your horse and descend back to the village of Verin Getashen while passing through Madina Village, where picturesque rural scenes await you. Your driver will greet you at Verin Getashen to give you a comfortable return to the Armenian capital - Yerevan.

Horseriding and rise up to Armaghan

Altitude : 2829m

Distance: 20 kms

Duration: 9 hours

Stop At:

• Armaghan Mountain, Madina Armenia
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up and Drop-off from/to all hotels in Yerevan
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Lunch - One Lunch box for the day
  • Bottled water
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Horses with guide-instructor
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The backhorse riding lasted for around 5 hours and the lunch box was made from fruits, vegetables and sandwiches. Overall, it was a very nice experience highlighted by the nice landscape, well trained horses, and a lovely guide.
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Response from ARATOURS, Tour and travel agent at Climb to Mt. Armaghan in Armenia on the Horseback
Responded 07 Sep 2019
Dear Hans We are very glad that you were satisfied with our services, always welcome to explore more in our beautiful country. Best regards Narine
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Key Details
  • Armaghan Mountain
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Russian
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