11 days in Goris & Kapan Itinerary

11 days in Goris & Kapan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly + Drive:  13 h 45 min
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Stockholm


Goris, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Saint Gregory The Illuminator Church of Goris and Vorotnavank Monastery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Goris: Tatev Monastery (in Tatev), Areni (Areni Wine Factory, Noravank Monastery, &more) and Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) (in Sisian). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Goris Rock Forest, look for gifts at Goris Crochet, steep yourself in history at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, and get engrossed in the history at Aksel Bakunts Museum.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Goris trip maker tool.

Stockholm, Sweden to Goris is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Armenia Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Kapan.

Things to do in Goris

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Areni, Tatev Monastery, Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), Old Khndzoresk, Vorotnavank Monastery
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Goris Rock Forest
Goris Rock Forest
Saint Gregory The Illuminator Church of Goris ©
Kotrats Caravanserai ©
Kotrats Caravanserai


Kapan ©
Kapan, is a town in southeast Armenia and the capital of the Syunik Province. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Khustup and Halidzor Fortress. Change things up with these side-trips from Kapan: Meghri (Surb Astvatsatsin Church & St. Sargis Basilica Church). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Vahanavank Monastery, don't miss a visit to Kapan Cultural Center, get engrossed in the history at Kapan History Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Surb Mesrop Mashtots Church.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kapan online holiday planner.

Getting from Goris to Kapan by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kapan

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

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Khustup ©
Halidzor Fortress ©
Halidzor Fortress
Vahanavank Monastery ©
Vahanavank Monastery