11 days in Armenia Itinerary

11 days in Armenia Itinerary

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11 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Busan
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
Tatev
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Areni
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Yerevan
— 5 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: Busan

1
night
Tatev

Tatev
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, then take in the dramatic natural features at Goris Rock Forest, and then examine the collection at Museum of Axel Bakounts. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Zorats Karer, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Garabed in Tolors, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tatev Monastery, and finally get great views at Wings of Tatev.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tatev trip itinerary website .

Busan, South Korea to Tatev is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Busan to Tatev is minus 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Areni.

Things to do in Tatev

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Goris, Zorats Karer, Wings of Tatev, Church of St. Garabed in Tolors
Highlights from your plan
Goris Rock Forest
Goris Rock Forest
Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev

2
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Noravank Gorge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery, then get engrossed in the history at Vayots Dzor History Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Tanahati Monastery, stroll the grounds of Yeghegis Jewish Cemetery, pause for some serene contemplation at Tsakhats Kar Monastery, then identify plant and animal life at Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass), and finally do a tasting at Areni Wine Factory.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Areni travel route builder site .

Traveling by car from Tatev to Areni takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Yerevan.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Yeghegnadzor, Yeghegis, Tanahati Monastery, Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
Highlights from your plan
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass) ©
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Yerevan: Khor Virap (in Lusarat), The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard) and Garni (Charent's Arch & Garni Temple). Dedicate the 12th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, don't miss a visit to Yerevan Cascade, pause for some photo ops at Victory Park and Statue of Mother Armenia, and stroll through Lovers' Park.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yerevan day trip site .

Traveling by car from Areni to Yerevan takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Garni, Khor Virap, The Monastery of Geghard
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Garni Temple ©
Garni Temple

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