A new and exciting destination to explore! Armenia has an ancient and complex history; a varied and stunning landscape; and birds! Although it is landlocked, Armenia's country list boasts 349 species of birds. Armenia lies on the main migration route between the Northern and Southern hemisphere, with species flying from as far away as South Africa.
Located in the mountainous Caucasus region between Asia and Europe, Armenia borders Turkey, Azerbaijan, and Georgia,, it's rich with historic and religious sites including Khor Virap Monastery, and a pilgrimage site near Mount Ararat, a dormant volcano just across the border in Turkey.
Primarily a birding and nature trip, our local guide will also share some of the charming cultural and intriguing historic sites along the way.