7 days in Yerevan, Ararat Province & Sisian Itinerary

7 days in Yerevan, Ararat Province & Sisian Itinerary

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1
Yerevan
— 3 nights
2
Ararat Province
— 1 night
3
Sisian
— 2 nights

3
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 explore and learn at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts and Armenian Genocide Museum. Popular historic sites such as Garni Temple and Saint Hripsime Church are in your itinerary. Explore Yerevan's surroundings by going to The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard), Areni (St. Astvatsatsin Church & Noravank Monastery) and The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots (in Vagharshapat). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass), see the interesting displays at History Museum of Armenia, explore the world behind art at Gala Art Gallery, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yerevan trip itinerary planning tool.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Yerevan. In January, daily temperatures in Yerevan can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Ararat Province.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Areni, Vagharshapat, The Monastery of Geghard, Garni Temple, Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
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Garni Temple ©
Garni Temple
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard

1
night
Ararat Province

Ararat Province ©
Ararat, is a province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take a peaceful walk through Khosrov Forest State Reserve and then explore the ancient world of Khor Virap.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ararat Province sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Yerevan to Ararat Province takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In January, daytime highs in Ararat Province are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Sisian.

Things to do in Ararat Province

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Khosrov Forest State Reserve ©
Khosrov Forest State Reserve
Khor Virap ©
Khor Virap

2
nights
Sisian

Sisian ©
Sisian, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. On the 28th (Tue), delve into the distant past at Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), delve into the distant past at Zorats Karer, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Sisavank St John Church, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Garabed in Tolors, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Shaki Waterfall. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Aghitu Memorial, make a trip to Vorotnavank Monastery, thenmake a trip to Melik Tangi Bridge, and finally explore the historical opulence of Vorotnaberd Fortress.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sisian attractions planner.

Getting from Ararat Province to Sisian by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sisian

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Vorotan, Church of St. Garabed in Tolors
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Zorats Karer ©
Zorats Karer
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) ©
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge)
Aghitu Memorial ©
Aghitu Memorial

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