10 days in Armenia Itinerary

10 days in Armenia Itinerary

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10 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Amman
Drive:  17​h 45​min
1
Dilijan
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Geghard
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Ararat Province
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  10​h 15​min
End: Amman

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dilijan: Monastery Sevanavank (in Sevan), Tsakhkadzor (Wine Store Tsaghkadzor & Leonid Yengibarov Monument) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Yerevan). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, explore the historical opulence of Amberd Fortress, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Aragats, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dilijan trip planner .

Amman, Jordan to Dilijan is an approximately 27-hour car ride. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Amman to Dilijan. In August, daytime highs in Dilijan are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Geghard.

Things to do in Dilijan

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Tsakhkadzor, Mount Aragats, Monastery Sevanavank, Goshavank Monastery, Amberd Fortress
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Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Monastery Sevanavank ©
Monastery Sevanavank

2
nights
Geghard

Geghard ©
The tiny Armenian village of Geghard draws in many visitors who flock to admire the medieval Geghard monastery, a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Havuts Tar Monastery, then steep yourself in history at Garni Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Monastery of Geghard. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Garni Gorge and then take in the awesome beauty at Azhdaak Mountain.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Geghard trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Dilijan to Geghard in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ararat Province.

Things to do in Geghard

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Garni
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Garni Temple ©
Garni Temple
Garni Gorge ©
Garni Gorge

3
nights
Ararat Province

Ararat Province ©
Ararat, is a province of Armenia. Explore Ararat Province's surroundings by going to Yerevan (Republic Square, Cafesjian Center for the Arts, & more) and Echmiadzin Monastery (in Vagharshapat). There's more to do: delve into the distant past at Khor Virap.

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Getting from Geghard to Ararat Province by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Ararat Province, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ararat Province

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yerevan, Echmiadzin Monastery
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Khor Virap ©
Khor Virap
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

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