20 days in Armenia Itinerary

20 days in Armenia Itinerary

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Dilijan
— 3 nights
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Areni
— 1 night
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Jermuk
— 2 nights
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Goris
— 2 nights
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Yerevan
— 10 nights

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Dilijan

Dilijan ©

Armenian Switzerland

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lastiver Cave and Kecharis Monastery. Venture out of the city with trips to Hayravank Monastery (in Hayravank), Yell Extreme Park (in Yenokavan) and Monastery Sevanavank (in Sevan). Make the 4th (Wed) an awe-inspiring day at Dilijan National Park. It doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goshavank Monastery and pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Dilijan online trip itinerary maker.

Windsor, Canada to Dilijan is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Windsor to Dilijan, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Windsor in November: highs in Dilijan hover around 14°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Areni.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. On the 6th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave, explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Astvatsatsin Church.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Areni trip maker app.

You can drive from Dilijan to Areni in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jermuk.

Things to do in Areni

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries
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Canyon
Noravank Gorge
4.7
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Religious Site
Noravank Monastery
4.9

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Jermuk

Jermuk ©
Known as the source of much of the country's mineral water, the mountain spa town of Jermuk in truth quenches visitors' thirsts for much more besides.
On the 7th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Jermuk Art Gallery, then pause for some photo ops at Jermuk Deer Monument, then take in the dramatic scenery at Jermuk Waterfall, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Armenia Health Spa. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tanahati Monastery, examine the collection at Gladzor University Historical-Cultural Museum-Reservation, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gndevank Monastery.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Jermuk attractions planning tool.

You can drive from Areni to Jermuk in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Goris.

Things to do in Jermuk

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping

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Goris

Goris
Goris, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to Old Khndzoresk, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Gregory The Illuminator Church of Goris, and then explore the striking landscape at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery, get engrossed in the history at History Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Shaki Waterfall, and finally explore the ancient world of Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge).

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Goris trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Jermuk to Goris takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Yerevan.

Things to do in Goris

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

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Geologic Formation
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
4.8
Waterfall
Shaki Waterfall
4.8

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Yerevan

Pink City

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 the less-touristy side of things at Zipline and Basaltic Organ. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: Vagharshapat (Zvartnots Temple, Saint Gayane Church, &more), Garni (Garni Temple & Garni Gorge) and The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Erebuni Town-Fortress, admire the masterpieces at Cafesjian Center for the Arts, Head underground at Master Levon's Divine Underground, and see the interesting displays at Megerian Carpet Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Yerevan day trip app.

You can drive from Goris to Yerevan in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Yerevan can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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Must see
Zipline
4.9
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Mountain
Garni Gorge
4.9

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