12 days in Georgia & Armenia Itinerary

12 days in Georgia & Armenia Itinerary

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Start: Yerevan, Armenia
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Yerevan, Armenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Areni, Armenia
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6 h 15 min
3
Tbilisi, Georgia
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Stepantsminda, Georgia
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
5
Batumi, Georgia
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h 45 min
End: Yerevan, Armenia

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nights
Yerevan, Armenia

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've now added Balloon Ride Skyball to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard), Garni (Garni Temple & Charent's Arch) and Khor Virap (in Lusarat). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Cafesjian Center for the Arts, examine the collection at Armenian Genocide Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Eduard Isabekyan Gallery Yerevan, and pause for some photo ops at Avetik Isahakyan Monument.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Yerevan route planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Yerevan. In October, daily temperatures in Yerevan can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Yerevan

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Garni, The Monastery of Geghard, Khor Virap
Highlights from your plan
Cafesjian Center for the Arts ©
Cafesjian Center for the Arts
Republic Square ©
Republic Square
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard

1
night
Areni, Armenia

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, thentake in breathtaking views at Noravank Gorge, and finally do a tasting at Old Bridge Winery.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Areni online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Yerevan to Areni in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Areni

Wineries Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Old Bridge Winery
Highlights from your plan
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge

1
night
Tbilisi, Georgia

Tbilisi ©
On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
On the 25th (Sun), find something for the whole family at Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi, thentake in the views from The Bridge of Peace, and then delve into the distant past at Narikala Fortress.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Tbilisi journey builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Areni to Tbilisi. In October, daytime highs in Tbilisi are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Stepantsminda.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi ©
Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi
Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi ©
Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi
The Bridge of Peace ©
The Bridge of Peace

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nights
Stepantsminda, Georgia

Stepantsminda ©
Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Stepantsminda, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its alpine landscapes.
On the 27th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Gveleti Waterfall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Kazbek. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gergeti Glacier, pause for some serene contemplation at Gergeti Trinity Church, thenpause for some photo ops at Russian Georgian Friendship Monument, and finally stroll the grounds of Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Stepantsminda journey site.

Drive from Tbilisi to Stepantsminda in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Batumi.

Things to do in Stepantsminda

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gudauri
Highlights from your plan
Mt Kazbek ©
Mt Kazbek
Gergeti Trinity Church ©
Gergeti Trinity Church
Gveleti Waterfall ©
Gveleti Waterfall

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nights
Batumi, Georgia

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): sample the tasty concoctions at Batumi Brewery Batumuri, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Batumi Dolphinarium, thendon't miss a visit to Europe Square, and finally don't miss a visit to Argo Cable Car. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Batumi Botanical Gardens, thenpause for some photo ops at Monument Ali and Nino, thenget to know the fascinating history of Batumi Boulevard, and finally appreciate the history behind Medea Monument.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Batumi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Stepantsminda to Batumi in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Batumi, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Batumi Botanical Gardens ©
Batumi Botanical Gardens
Argo Cable Car ©
Argo Cable Car

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