16 days in Armenia Itinerary

16 days in Armenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dilijan
— 2 nights
2
Alaverdi
— 2 nights
3
Areni
— 2 nights
4
Tatev
— 2 nights
5
Yerevan
— 6 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Dilijan: Kecharis Monastery (in Tsakhkadzor), Hayravank Monastery (in Hayravank) and Sevan (St. Jacob's Church & Monastery Sevanavank). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, don't miss a visit to Goshavank Monastery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Sargis Chapel.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dilijan trip builder site.

Singapore, Singapore to Dilijan is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Dilijan is minus 4 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Dilijan when traveling from Singapore in June, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Alaverdi.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gosh, Sevan, Kecharis Monastery, Hayravank Monastery, Noratus Cemetery
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Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Goshavank Monastery

2
nights
Alaverdi

Alaverdi ©
Alaverdi, is a town in the Lori Province at the northeastern part of Armenia, near the border with Georgia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the activities along Dzoraget River, delve into the distant past at Horomayri Monastery, delve into the distant past at Haghpat Monastery, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Akhtala Monastery, and finally take in the views from Sanahin Bridge. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Mikoyan Brothers Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Sanahin, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Hnevank Monastery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Odzun Church.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Alaverdi online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Dilijan to Alaverdi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Dilijan to Alaverdi, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dilijan in June, expect Alaverdi to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Alaverdi

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Akhtala Monastery, Haghpat Monastery, Hnevank Monastery, Dzoraget River
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Akhtala Monastery ©
Akhtala Monastery
Monastery of Sanahin ©
Monastery of Sanahin
Odzun Church ©
Odzun Church

2
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. On the 6th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Gladzor University Historical-Cultural Museum-Reservation, learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery, thentake in breathtaking views at Noravank Gorge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Tsakhats Kar Monastery, thendon't miss a visit to Spitakavor Monastery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Astvatsatsin Church.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Areni trip website.

Traveling by car from Alaverdi to Areni takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Alaverdi to Areni, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tatev.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Wineries Nature

Side Trips

Vernashen, Old Bridge Winery, Tsakhats Kar Monastery
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Spitakavor Monastery ©
Spitakavor Monastery
Tsakhats Kar Monastery ©
Tsakhats Kar Monastery

2
nights
Tatev

Tatev
Tatev is a village and rural community in the Syunik Province of Armenia. On the 8th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Goris Rock Forest and then explore the striking landscape at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Zorats Karer, thengo from sight to sight with Wings of Tatev, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tatev Monastery.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tatev trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Areni to Tatev takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Yerevan.

Things to do in Tatev

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Goris, Wings of Tatev, Zorats Karer
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Goris Rock Forest
Goris Rock Forest
Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Yerevan: Khor Virap (in Lusarat), Vagharshapat (Echmiadzin Monastery & The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots) and Garni Temple (in Garni). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Monastery of Geghard, examine the collection at Yerevan Brandy Factory, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vernissage Market, and stroll through Armenian Genocide Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Yerevan trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Tatev to Yerevan in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, Garni, The Monastery of Geghard, Khor Virap
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Republic Square ©
Republic Square
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