10 days in Armenia Itinerary

10 days in Armenia Itinerary

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10 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Geghard
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Vagharshapat
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Dilijan
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  17​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

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.
On the 19th (Thu), explore the ancient world of Havuts Tar Monastery, contemplate the long history of Garni Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Monastery of Geghard. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Garni Gorge and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Azhdaak Mountain.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Geghard tour itinerary site .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Geghard is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Geghard is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, expect Geghard to be colder, temps between 3°C and -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Vagharshapat.

Things to do in Geghard

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Vagharshapat

Vagharshapat ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): delve into the distant past at Khor Virap, then don't miss a visit to Republic Square, then admire the masterpieces at Cafesjian Center for the Arts, and finally see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Echmiadzin Monastery, see the interesting displays at History Museum of Armenia, then browse the exhibits of Armenian Genocide Museum, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Vernissage Market.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Vagharshapat itinerary builder site .

Getting from Geghard to Vagharshapat by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dilijan.

Things to do in Vagharshapat

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yerevan, Khor Virap
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Cafesjian Center for the Arts ©
Cafesjian Center for the Arts
Republic Square ©
Republic Square
Echmiadzin Monastery ©
Echmiadzin Monastery

5
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dilijan: Tsakhkadzor (Leonid Yengibarov Monument, Kecharis Monastery, & more), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Yerevan) and Monastery Sevanavank (in Sevan). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vahramashen Church, explore the historical opulence of Amberd Fortress, and don't miss a visit to Goshavank Monastery.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Dilijan tour builder tool .

You can drive from Vagharshapat to Dilijan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Dilijan sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dilijan

Historic Sites Tours Nature

Side Trips

Tsakhkadzor, Byurakan, Goshavank Monastery, Mount Aragats, Monastery Sevanavank
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Monastery Sevanavank ©
Monastery Sevanavank

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