Traveling is a lifechanging experience for me. Meeting with people from different countries, learning about their culture, lifestyle, traditions, visiting new places enriches one's life. I'm in love with my country, its natural beauty and culture, but mostly with its hospitable people. I want to help people create authentic experiences and visit places off the beaten track.
What places and activities do you specialize in?
"We are specialized in tailor-made trips arranging cultural, adventure, pilgrimage, combined (Armenia - Georgia, Azerbaijan-Georgia-Armenia) tours as well as special interest tours. We offer unique immersing experiences and unforgettable memories. "
How did you get involved in travel?
"From my childhood I'm passionate about different cultures and traveling. During my studies, I was given the chance to live abroad from where I returned to Armenia with full of impressions and clearer idea of my profession. I started to work in tourism industry exploring the regions of Armenia with my team and continuously searching for new itineraries and ideas. "
Please share a unique travel experience you will never forget.
"It's hard to pick only one experience. But, probably reaching the top of a mountain is the most incredible feeling. No matter how long you have climbed, how tired you are, when you arrive at the peak you receive immense energy: a sheer feeling of accomplishment and happiness."
Featured trips & expertise
Discover the beauty of Georgia, an under-the-radar gem, on this 12-day tour. Take your time getting to know the unique capital city of Tbilisi before heading further afield to discover the country's historic monasteries and opulent churches, breathtaking mountain views, and thrilling archaeological sites.
Spend eight days exploring the medieval history of Armenia with this itinerary. You'll go from the streets of the capital city to the mountain and valley scenery, seeking out the historic churches, monasteries, and temples hidden among the hills.
Explore the best of Armenia's ancient Christian landmarks and mountainous landscapes with short hikes and comfortable overnight accommodations. Start your trip with a visit to Yerevan's Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Park and Cascade Monument. Visit the 4th-century Khor Virap Monastery, see snow-capped Mt. Ararat, and ride the world's longest cable car in Tatev. End the trip with a visit to the Noratus Cemetery and a 2000-year old Hellenistic pagan temple.
This 9-day itinerary hits Georgia and Armenia's cultural and historic highlights. Visit the multi-ethnic crossroads of Europe and Asia in Tbilisi, explore small-towns in Kakheti, and discover 6th-century Jvari Monastery. Cross the border into Armenia to see 10th-century Haghpat monastery, Sevan Lake, and a 2000-year old Mithran sun temple. End your trip with a visit to Yerevan's Republic Square and nearby Saint Hripsime Church—one of the country's oldest.
Explore Armenia on this 9-day cultural and historic highlights itinerary. Visit the 4th-century Khor Virap Monastery, enjoy views of Mt. Ararat, and explore Armenia's small-town wine production in Areni. See 10th-century Haghpat monastery, Sevan Lake, and a 2000-year old pagan temple. End your trip with a visit to Yerevan's Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Park and Museum of Manuscripts.
Recent trip reviews for Maro
Maro, our local travel specialist was great..... · Armenia - Oct 12 - Oct 18, 2019
Maro, our local travel specialist was great....very helpful in planning our trip. She responded quickly to any questions or concerns and her recommendations were on point. My only regret is that we didn't get the chance to meet her and say "Thank you!"
Karen, our driver, was wonderful. He was very knowledgable, warm, and so polite. We truly enjoyed our time spent with him and wouldn't mind having him again for our next trip!
Aside from visiting the beautiful Monasteries, Churches, Genocide... read more
summer 2019 · Armenia - Jul 19 - Jul 30, 2019
Overall - great trip. I was a very passive planner for this trip - my first using a company like KimKim - and I accept some responsibility for the itinerary disappointments - the greatest of which was that we saw way too many cathedrals and monasteries. At one point I told Maro that we were Jewish and would like to visit some Jewish areas or synagogues, which we did on one of our free days after the trip, but there was nothing included in the itinerary.
Our driver Achiko was great: he... read more
Azeri mountains · Azerbaijan - May 8 - May 13, 2019
Everything worked out perfectly. Maro, our local specialist was very helpful in putting a plan together, responding promptly to messages, and making changes where we wanted them. Our English speaking driver, Tahir and our walking guide Babek were friendly and very helpful. We were very well looked after. We had a great time!