The night train from Tbilisi to Baku reaches the border around 2 hours after leaving Tbilisi.
Then, the police gets in and collects everyone's passport. Your bag will be searched for any item related to Armenia (Book, flag, clothes, tickets, etc) and you'll be asked if you ever went to Armenia.
If you're neither Georgian or Azerbaijani you'll be taken to an empty compartment for the formalities (taking your pictures, giving you back your passport and possibly asking you one or two questions).
Azerbaijan and Armenia are in conflict over the Nagorno-Karabakh territory and the relations between the two countries are very tense.
Tour is full of history, culture, legends and beautiful views. Route takes us to southern part of Georgia, Javakheti region. We visit Borjomi Park where we are able to taste mineral water Borjomi directly from springs, middle ages castle Rabati and city of caves - Vardzia. Follow us and explore ancient Georgia.
What do we mean by saying “a journey to Armenia”? Walking in Yerevan? Or seeing Ararat? Or exploring Khachkars? Trying national food? Communicating with local people? Spending the night in a village house? Climbing mountains? Feeling the nature? The answer is very simple: all the above mentioned and even more.