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Yerevan Free Walking Tour

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One of the best walking tours in the workd

I’ve been on quite a few walking tours, but Vako is without doubt one of the most experienced and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Charlie B
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Fleet, England, United Kingdom
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Highly recommend this one!

We did the walking tour on our first day, and absolutely loved it. We learned so much about the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sunaina-menon
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Bahrain
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Our Main Tour covers almost all points of interest in the small center of Yerevan (the circle on the map), plus detailed info about history, art, cuisine, architecture, cultural and night life, etc. It takes you to back alleys and hidden places as...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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4 Republic Square | By the entrance to the History Museum on Republic Square., Yerevan 0010, Armenia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended a tour with him which already started with a pretty rude Facebook answer on the place where we meet. I told Vako before the tour that I wanna do the tour but I am a bit sick and thatfore not super fit. He...More

1  Thank Stefanie D
vako, Owner at Yerevan Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I will respond to your review by the order that you wrote, even though if would be faster to write that you didn't write the real ending of the story on your review )) First, the address and all the details are written everywhere on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vako the guide knew plenty of stuff and showed us the most relevant places in Yerevan. It was interesting to hear about the history and Vako could easily answer any of the questions. Good news 3h tour, which should be attended during the first days...More

1  Thank santeriahokas
vako, Owner at Yerevan Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

"Vako could easily answer any of the questions" "when you asked some questions personally and not in the group, his answers were very blunt and short." Let me get this straight; I answered questions easily, but when i answered questions personally, I was blunt. OK....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been on quite a few walking tours, but Vako is without doubt one of the most experienced and knowledgeable guides out there. He knows what interests travellers and what stories to tell. The free walking tour was an excellent introduction to Yerevan and Armenia...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the walking tour on our first day, and absolutely loved it. We learned so much about the Armenian culture and their history and was a really good way to start our trip. Vako (our guide) was very informative, spoke English fluently and had...More

Thank sunaina-menon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Frankly had joined the walking tour with quite less expectations but ended up being the best thing about our trip to Armenia. Within 3 hours, I learned soo much about the Armenian culture, Food, cars, structures, metros .. Personally would advice the tour to be...More

Thank Rohit S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour went on for over 3hrs. Our guide Vako spent too long at each stop. Despite being a walking tour we didn’t walk very far. Our group was quite large and Vako didn’t seem to take this in to consideration when crossing the road...More

Thank EuropeanCookie
vako, Owner at Yerevan Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So, you are blaming me for a long tour? You walk slowly, we wait for you, and the tour is long. very simple. By "we" i mean the people who are walking on the normal tour pace. And they are the majority and they actually...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This tour is a must do in Yerevan, preferably on the first day, because Vako (the guide) will provide a lot information and tips that will be very useful during the stay in Armenia. Also I learned a lot of history and facts in a...More

1  Thank Suzana C
Reviewed 4 August 2018

I joined the free guided tour on a very hot afternoon and on a day when a substitute guide was leading the tour. Though I agree this is a nice way to get an idea of Yerevan my experience was just average. Our guide obviously...More

Thank P E
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The usual guide was off the day we did the tour, while it was clear our guide was trying, she was not comfortable with English and most of her jokes and details fell flat. When we passed clearly historic buildings she looked at us nervously...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

As a must-do for all the cities I've visited, a free walking tour is something that would really start off your visit with either a positive or a negative vibe depending on the tour itself. Vako's tour was definitely the positive start of the city....More

1  Thank Feliciano Z
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iam_t0ni
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Response from vako | Property representative |
Hi, Pls click the link on tripadvisor. That is our official page on facebook. You can write to us there and we will answer you. We added our service on a lot of free tour sites for more advertising, just like other tours... More
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