QYAVAR House and GAVAR Attractions

  • 17 Petrosyan Str., Gavar city
  • + (374 98) 866-116
  • + (374 10) 605-605

Tour arrangement and hosting by: QYAVAR HOUSE

QYAVAR HOUSE is a wonderful family Guest House and BB organized by some very nice people -- a traditional Armenian family of local origin and culture; meantime all well educated and experienced in various fields, including: hospitality, law, international relations, healthcare, music, yoga and more. Here you can learn more about the QYAVAR HOUSE.

Target attractions on the way and nearby

  • Fabulous views of LAKE SEVAN
  • HAYRAVANK Church and the history of the underground / underwater tunnel that saved the lives of local people from the enemy army of Tamerlane
  • Armenian famous khachkars (cross-stones) of NORATUS
  • SOLO Monastery of village KARMIR
  • Architectural monuments
  • Karapet church where you can see the image of God, carved on the Church wall (which is the second after Noravank church). Listen Armenian religious music in the Church.
  • Museum of local history and traditions
  • Mineral water source (drinking is possible and allowed)
  • An interesting story and monument dedicated to Samvel Kocharyants, the Soviet secret scientist of local origin, one of the “fathers” - the builders of the first nuclear hydrogen bomb of the USSR.

Possible events and entertainment

  • Cooking master classes
  • Beating and cooking process of the famous local Armenian QYAVARA QYUFTA
  • Cutting process and preparation of the Arishta, known as Armenian noodles
  • Cooking the SEVAN TROUT
  • Cooking famous local potato in natural bonfire
  • Cooking KHASHLAMA, fish, or other hot dishes on the bonfire
  • Making Armenian traditional delicious barbecue
  • Enjoy coffee made by sunlight warmth
  • Tasting local eco vegetables grown in the seedbed of the guesthouse
  • Distillation and tasting of local fruit “vodka”
  • Fishing
  • Yoga training
  • Lunch and/or diner in a very nice atmosphere, tasting traditional delicious Armenian food
  • Gatherings, guitar and songs around the bonfire
  • Friendly conversations and drinks in the wine cellar

For more details, arrangements and reservation please contact the staff of the QYAVAR HOUES guest house.