10 days in Armenia Itinerary

10 days in Armenia Itinerary

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10 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Yerevan
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Areni
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Tatev
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Sevan
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

4
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.
Explore Yerevan's surroundings by going to Khor Virap (in Lusarat), Garni Temple (in Garni) and Echmiadzin Monastery (in Vagharshapat). The adventure continues: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, explore the world behind art at Cafesjian Center for the Arts, and don't miss a visit to Republic Square.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yerevan trip maker tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Yerevan is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Armenia Time (AMT) is 2 hours. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Yerevan, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Areni.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Garni, Vagharshapat, The Monastery of Geghard, Mount Aragats, Khor Virap
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

2
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Tsakhats Kar Monastery, identify plant and animal life at Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass), then learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Yeghegis Jewish Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zorats Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tanahati Monastery, then examine the collection at Gladzor University Historical-Cultural Museum-Reservation, and finally take in breathtaking views at Noravank Gorge.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Areni online travel planner .

Getting from Yerevan to Areni by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tatev.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Yeghegis, Vernashen, Old Bridge Winery, Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass) ©
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery

1
night
Tatev

Tatev ©
On the 11th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bgheno-Noravank Monastery, then explore the striking landscape at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge), then take some stellar pictures from Wings of Tatev, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tatev trip planner .

You can drive from Areni to Tatev in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sevan.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Wings of Tatev, Bgheno-Noravank Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge) ©
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge)

2
nights
Sevan

Sevan ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Dilijan National Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, and then appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino. On the next day, make a trip to Monastery Sevanavank, then admire the landmark architecture of Saint Harutyun Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kecharis Monastery, and finally stroll the grounds of Noratus Cemetery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sevan trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tatev to Sevan in 4 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sevan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dilijan, Tsakhkadzor, Noratus Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Dilijan National Park ©
Dilijan National Park
Monastery Sevanavank ©
Monastery Sevanavank
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery

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