10 days in Armenia Itinerary

10 days in Armenia Itinerary

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1
Yerevan
— 6 nights
2
Areni
— 1 night
3
Dilijan
— 2 nights

6
nights
Yerevan

Yerevan ©
Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard), Vagharshapat (Echmiadzin Monastery & The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots) and Garni (Garni Temple & Charent's Arch). There's lots more to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, explore the ancient world of Khor Virap, see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, and admire the landmark architecture of Saint Hripsime Church.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yerevan holiday planner.

Tehran, Iran to Yerevan is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Iran Standard Time (IRST) to Armenia Standard Time (AMT), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Tehran in August, Yerevan is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, Ararat Province, Garni, The Monastery of Geghard
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Walking tours
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

1
night
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. On the 27th (Thu), do a tasting at Old Bridge Winery, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Astvatsatsin Church.

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Traveling by car from Yerevan to Areni takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Dilijan.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Wineries Nature

Side Trip

Old Bridge Winery
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery
Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge

2
nights
Dilijan

Dilijan ©
An alpine haven resting in a plush evergreen national park, Dilijan has made a name for itself as the "Armenian Switzerland." A much-loved spa town rich in culture and history, uncover the majestic 10th century monasteries, undisturbed scenic vistas, and hiking trails through undulating forest.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Hayravank Monastery, don't miss a visit to Monastery Sevanavank, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kecharis Monastery. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Saint Sargis Chapel, take in the spiritual surroundings of Goshavank Monastery, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Dilijan trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Areni to Dilijan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dilijan

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Gosh, Kecharis Monastery, Hayravank Monastery, Monastery Sevanavank
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Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Kecharis Monastery ©
Kecharis Monastery

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