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.
Discover the incredible Caucasus Region with this trip through Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Armenia, complete with guided tours in the capital cities and visits to numerous monasteries, churches, and ancient, historical sites. Explore the region's culture with a wine tasting in Georgia's Kakheti Region, a visit the Absheron Peninsula to traverse Azerbaijan's "Land of Fire", and the beauty of Lake Sevan, Armenia's largest body of water and home to the scenic Sevan Monastery. Enjoy famous views of the Caucasus Mountains atop Gergeti Trinity Church in Kazbegi, Georgia, and Tatev Monastery in Armenia, which requires a ride on the longest non-stop cable car in the world.
See the best of Georgia in this week-long tour, starting and ending in Tbilisi with guided walking tours and opportunities to explore its old castles, churches, monuments, mosques, and sulphur baths, plus endless museums and a natural waterfall within the Botanical Gardens. Then head into the Kakheti region in the heart of Alazani Valley, stopping at family-run wineries, monasteries, cave towns, and historic villages along the way. Visit renowned sites like the mountaintop Gergeti Trinity Church and the Jvari Monastery overlooking Georgia's ancient capital of Mtskheta.
Recent trip reviews for Maro
Aug 30 - Sep 3, 2022
This tour of Georgia exceeded my expectations. Lela went above and beyond the usual duties of a tour guide as she cheerfully and tirelessly introduced me to the history and culture of her country going from site-to-site. Her English was great! I have never seen anything like Uplistsikhe; it was fascinating to behold. I had some unexpected yet important life-lessons taught to me as I visited the Green Monastery and Vardzia. Our driver Nika seemed to be very familiar with the roads. His... read more
Maro, our local travel specialist was great.....
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
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
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!