30 days in Armenia Itinerary

30 days in Armenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Tatev

Tatev
Tatev is a village and rural community in the Syunik Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge) and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tatev Monastery. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Goris Rock Forest and then take in the dramatic natural features at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tatev trip maker website.

Yerevan to Tatev is an approximately 6-hour combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Tatev

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Goris
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Goris Rock Forest
Goris Rock Forest
Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings

2
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. On the 3rd (Wed), learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Astvatsatsin Church, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tsakhats Kar Monastery and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spitakavor Monastery.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Areni trip app.

You can drive from Tatev to Areni in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Dilijan.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

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

3
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: Sevan (Monastery Sevanavank & St. Jacob's Church), Hayravank Monastery (in Hayravank) and Kecharis Monastery (in Tsakhkadzor). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, don't miss a visit to Goshavank Monastery, delve into the lush surroundings at Dilijan National Park, and explore the activities along Lake Parz.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Dilijan trip itinerary app.

Drive from Areni to Dilijan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Alaverdi.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gosh, Sevan, Noratus Cemetery, Hayravank Monastery, Kecharis Monastery
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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. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Sanahin, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Odzun Church, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Hnevank Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Mikoyan Brothers Museum, explore the ancient world of Horomayri Monastery, thenexplore the ancient world of Haghpat Monastery, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Akhtala Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Sanahin Bridge.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Alaverdi road trip planning app.

Getting from Dilijan to Alaverdi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dilijan to Alaverdi. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Dilijan in June, with highs in Alaverdi at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Gyumri.

Things to do in Alaverdi

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Gyumri

Gyumri ©
Gyumri, the second largest city in Armenia, survived a turbulent history and a devastating earthquake in 1988.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gyumri: Talin Cathedral (in Talin), Gusanagyugh Fortress (in Gusanagyugh) and Lmbatavank Church (in Artik). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Aragats, appreciate the history behind Mother Armenia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marmashen Monastery, and see the interesting displays at Museum of National Architecture and Urban Life.

Plan trip to Gyumri with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Alaverdi to Gyumri in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. June in Gyumri sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Yerevan.

Things to do in Gyumri

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Talin Cathedral, Mount Aragats, Gusanagyugh Fortress, Lmbatavank Church, Marmashen Monastery
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Harichavank Monastery ©
Harichavank Monastery
Mount Aragats ©
Mount Aragats
Talin Cathedral ©
Talin Cathedral

17
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yerevan: Geghard (The Monastery of Geghard & Azhdaak Mountain), Garni (Charent's Arch, Garni Temple, &more) and Khor Virap (in Lusarat). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Republic Square, examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, explore the historical opulence of Amberd Fortress, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Yerevan trip planning tool.

You can take a shuttle from Gyumri to Yerevan in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Gyumri to Yerevan. Traveling from Gyumri in June, expect Yerevan to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

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

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