18 days in Armenia Itinerary

18 days in Armenia Itinerary

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18 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Tatev
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Areni
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Dilijan
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Vagharshapat
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Tatev

Tatev ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Vorotnavank Monastery (in Vorotan), Goris (Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, Goris Rock Forest, & more) and Sisian (Aghitu Memorial, Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), & more).

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Tatev online travel planner .

New Delhi, India to Tatev is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Armenia Time (AMT) is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Tatev

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sisian, Goris, Kapan, Vorotnavank Monastery, St. Sargis Basilica Church
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Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) ©
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge)

4
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Venture out of the city with trips to Yeghegis (Zorats Church & Tsakhats Kar Monastery), Spitak Khach Church (in Yerevan) and Vernashen (Gladzor University Historical-Cultural Museum-Reservation & Tanahati Monastery). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, admire the sheer force of Jermuk Waterfall, explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, and do a tasting at Old Bridge Winery.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Areni online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Tatev to Areni in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dilijan.

Things to do in Areni

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Yeghegis, Garni, Vernashen, Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass), Old Bridge Winery
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Garni Temple ©
Garni Temple

4
nights
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 Dilijan's surroundings by going to Hayravank Monastery (in Hayravank), Monastery Sevanavank (in Sevan) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Yerevan). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at Vahramashen Church, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, and don't miss a visit to Goshavank Monastery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Dilijan online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Areni to Dilijan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In July in Dilijan, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Vagharshapat.

Things to do in Dilijan

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Tsakhkadzor, Byurakan, Mount Aragats, Monastery Sevanavank, Goshavank Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Monastery Sevanavank ©
Monastery Sevanavank

5
nights
Vagharshapat

Vagharshapat ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Vagharshapat: Khor Virap (in Lusarat) and Yerevan (Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, Cafesjian Center for the Arts, & more).

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Vagharshapat trip planner .

Traveling by car from Dilijan to Vagharshapat takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Vagharshapat can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vagharshapat

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yerevan, Khor Virap
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Cafesjian Center for the Arts ©
Cafesjian Center for the Arts
Republic Square ©
Republic Square
Echmiadzin Monastery ©
Echmiadzin Monastery

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