15 days in Armenia Itinerary

15 days in Armenia Itinerary

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15 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Hamburg
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Dilijan
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Halidzor
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Areni
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Yerevan
— 7 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Hamburg

2
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dilijan: Noratus Cemetery (in Noratus), Tsakhkadzor (Wine Store Tsaghkadzor & Kecharis Monastery) and Monastery Sevanavank (in Sevan). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, explore the striking landscape of Dilijan National Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Sargis Chapel, and kick back and relax at Hayravank Monastery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Dilijan attractions planner .

Hamburg, Germany to Dilijan is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Hamburg to Dilijan due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hamburg in October, you will find days in Dilijan are a bit warmer (22°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Halidzor.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gosh, Tsakhkadzor, Noratus Cemetery, Monastery Sevanavank, Hayravank Monastery
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Dilijan National Park ©
Dilijan National Park
Monastery Sevanavank ©
Monastery Sevanavank
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery

2
nights
Halidzor

Halidzor ©
Halidzor, is a village in the Syunik Province of Armenia. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Wings of Tatev, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tatev Monastery, then don't miss a visit to Aghitu Memorial, and finally explore the ancient world of Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Aksel Bakunts Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, and then explore the striking landscape at Goris Rock Forest.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Halidzor trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Dilijan to Halidzor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Halidzor

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Goris, Sisian, Tatev Monastery
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Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) ©
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge)

2
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Astvatsatsin Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass), and finally do a tasting at Areni Wine Factory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Tsakhats Kar Monastery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zorats Church, then see the interesting displays at Gladzor University Historical-Cultural Museum-Reservation, and finally do a tasting at Old Bridge Winery.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Areni trip planner .

You can drive from Halidzor to Areni in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Yeghegis, Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass), Old Bridge Winery, Gladzor University Historical-Cultural Museum-Reservation
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass) ©
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery

7
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Khor Virap (in Lusarat), Garni Temple (in Garni) and Echmiadzin Monastery (in Vagharshapat). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Monastery of Geghard, examine the collection at Parajanov Museum, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Yerevan trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Areni to Yerevan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, Garni, Byurakan, Saghmosavank Monastery, Khor Virap
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Walking tours
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

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