11 days in Armenia Itinerary

11 days in Armenia Itinerary

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11 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Manama
+2
Fly + bus + train:  11​h
1
Dilijan
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Tatev
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Areni
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Yerevan
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Manama

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, don't miss a visit to Sharambeyan Street, then make a trip to Monastery Sevanavank, then kick back and relax at Hayravank Monastery, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Dilijan National Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Dilijan trip planner .

Manama, Bahrain to Dilijan is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manama to Dilijan. Traveling from Manama in June, expect nights in Dilijan to be colder, around 18°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tatev.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hayravank Monastery, Monastery Sevanavank
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Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Dilijan National Park ©
Dilijan National Park

1
night
Tatev

Tatev ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): get great views at Wings of Tatev, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery, then take in the dramatic natural features at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge), and finally delve into the distant past at Kotrats Caravanserai.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tatev trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Dilijan to Tatev in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Areni.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Wings of Tatev, Kotrats Caravanserai
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Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Kotrats Caravanserai ©
Kotrats Caravanserai
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge) ©

1
night
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. On the 4th (Mon), learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Astvatsatsin Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery, then Head underground at Mozrov Cave, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Areni day trip planning site .

You can drive from Tatev to Areni in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Areni

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mozrov Cave
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Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
St. Astvatsatsin Church ©
St. Astvatsatsin Church

6
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.
You'll explore and learn at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts and Yerevan Brandy Factory. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Vernissage Market and Northern Avenue Pedestrian Street. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: Garni (Charent's Arch & Garni Temple), The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard) and Khor Virap (in Lusarat). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at History Museum of Armenia, make a trip to Yerevan Cascade, admire the natural beauty at Armenian Genocide Museum, and browse the different shops at Dalma Garden Mall.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Yerevan trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Areni to Yerevan takes 1.5 hours. June in Yerevan sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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