A Journey through time: Yerevan's free walking tour of Culture, History and Mystery

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Arabic, English, French
Guru: Arto
Registered on February 05, 2023

Throughout 12 years of experience in the tourism sector, a tour is an experience that I like to carefully orchestrate. A great tour for me will include fun, interesting information, new experiences and a positive atmosphere. The balance is based on what the traveler is most interested in. Each tour I create has to be unique. Artistic, historical or cultural elements should be included that didn't exist before the creation of this tour. Whether a tour in Yerevan or an adventure around the country showing magnificent famous places like sevan lake, Tatev or Garni eating traditional Armenian food and testing Armenian wine that descends from traditions that go back thousands of years.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Once upon a time, in the heart of Armenia, there was a vibrant city named Yerevan waiting to be explored. Are you ready for an adventure? A journey filled with history, culture, and a pinch of mystery? If so, then our Free Walking Tour in Yerevan is just the right fit for you!

Our tour consists of a captivating journey through the streets of Yerevan, uncovering its hidden gems and exploring its rich history and cultural heritage. I will take you on a journey through time, sharing fascinating stories and local legends that you won't find in any guidebook.

As we wind our way through Yerevan's charming streets, you'll have the opportunity to visit iconic landmarks such as Republic Square and the Cascade. Along the way, you'll also get a taste of the local culture, and art scene. Our tour is designed to give you an authentic, immersive experience that you'll never forget.

And, to top it all off, we'll check out the Soviet Children's Railroad, a railway that runs through the beautiful forests of Hrazdan Canyon. This railway, operated entirely by children, will provide a unique and unforgettable experience. You'll marvel at the stunning scenery and enjoy a fun and educational train ride. 

So, are you ready to join us on this unforgettable journey through the streets of Yerevan? Book your tour now and discover the magic of this vibrant city for yourself!

The Itinerary:

  • Meet next to the Swan Lake
  • Explore the  surrounding area, including the Surrounding Area
  • Walk through the charming streets of Yerevan, learning about its history and cultural heritage
  • Visit iconic landmarks such as the Opera House and the Cascade
  • Explore the local art scene and get a taste of the local culture
  • Head to the Soviet Children's Railroad station
  • Enjoy a scenic Hrazdan Canyon on the Soviet Children's Railroad

Come on and enjoy this free walking tour.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    5GM8+J4F, Yerevan, Armenia
    5GM8+J4F, Yerevan, Armenia
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    Will be next tou the statue that is playing piano

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Swan Lake
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Opera and Ballet Theatre
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Cafesjian Center for the Arts
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Children's Railway
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Children's Railway

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Péter 24 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Arto is a great guy and knows a lot about Yerevan and its history. We had a great time with him.
Prerna 09 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Very knowledgeable and learnt quite a few things about the culture. We asked a lot of questions and he was very patient and happy to answer.
Radina 31 Oct 2023

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Really enjoyable and interesting tour! Arto is very knowledgeable and understandable! I highly recommend this tour!
Catriona 28 Oct 2023

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Travelled in family - Oct 2023
Arto is extremely knowledgeable and the tour was a great part of our visit to the city 😊
Lindsay 19 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2023
Arto was an amazing tour guide! He took us to interesting, off-the-beaten-path locations in the city and was very knowledgeable about the sites and the history of Yerevan. He was even kind enough to take our picture in front of the sites and send us professional grade photos after the tour. It was a delight to walk with him and to hear his stories. We highly recommend taking a tour with Arto!
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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