10 days in Armenia & Khankendi Itinerary

10 days in Armenia & Khankendi Itinerary

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10 days in Armenia & Khankendi Itinerary

Start: Valencia, Spain
Fly:  15​h
1
Yerevan, Armenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Tatev, Armenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Khankendi, Azerbaijan
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Boston, United States

3
nights
Yerevan, Armenia

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) as well as Noravank Monastery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: Garni Temple (in Garni), Areni Wine Factory (in Areni) and The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Republic Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, admire the natural beauty at Armenian Genocide Museum, and see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yerevan route planning app .

Valencia, Spain to Yerevan is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Armenia Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Valencia in July: highs in Yerevan hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Tatev.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Areni, Garni, The Monastery of Geghard, Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

2
nights
Tatev, Armenia

Tatev ©
On the 22nd (Wed), take some stellar pictures from Wings of Tatev, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery, then take in the dramatic natural features at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge), then steep yourself in history at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, and finally don't miss a visit to Old Khndzoresk.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Tatev travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Yerevan to Tatev takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Khankendi.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, Old Khndzoresk, Wings of Tatev
Highlights from your plan
Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings

3
nights
Khankendi, Azerbaijan

Khankendi ©
Perched in the hills of the de facto independent republic of Nagorno-Karabakh, Stepanakert rises from the mountain scenery with its mix of Soviet-style and postmodern architecture.
You've now added Waterfall Zontiki to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Aghdara (Gandzasar Monastery & Tigranakert of Artsakh). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Tatik u Papik, take in the history at Askeran Fortress, get engrossed in the history at Artsakh State Museum of Local History, and take in breathtaking views at Hunot Canyon.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Khankendi sightseeing planner .

Drive from Tatev to Khankendi in 3 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Khankendi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Shusha, Aghdara, Askeran Fortress
Highlights from your plan
Hunot Canyon ©
Hunot Canyon
Tatik u Papik ©
Tatik u Papik
Waterfall Zontiki ©
Waterfall Zontiki

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