7 days in Armenia Itinerary

7 days in Armenia Itinerary

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7 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Riyadh
Fly + Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Goris
— 1 night
+3
taxi + bus + foot + bus:  7​h 30​min
2
Dilijan
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Yerevan
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Riyadh

1
night
Goris

Goris
Goris, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): delve into the distant past at Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge), then take in the dramatic scenery at Shaki Waterfall, then get great views at Wings of Tatev, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): make a trip to Old Khndzoresk, stroll through Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, and then make a trip to Goris Rock Forest.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Goris road trip website .

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Goris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Riyadh to Goris due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Dilijan.

Things to do in Goris

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sisian, Wings of Tatev, Old Khndzoresk, Tatev Monastery
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Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) ©
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge)
Old Khndzoresk ©
Old Khndzoresk

1
day
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.
On the 4th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matosavank Monastery, don't miss a visit to Sharambeyan Street, pause for some photo ops at Dilijan Amphitheater, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, and finally make a trip to Goshavank Monastery.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dilijan tour itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Goris to Dilijan in 7.5 hours. June in Dilijan sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Dilijan

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Goshavank Monastery
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Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Goshavank Monastery

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Yerevan Brandy Factory and Blue Mosque (Persian Mosque). Dedicate the 5th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Republic Square, appreciate the history behind Victory Park and Statue of Mother Armenia, stroll around Lovers' Park, and examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts.

For where to stay and other tourist information, read Yerevan holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Dilijan to Yerevan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Yerevan, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Tours Museums Parks
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Republic Square ©
Republic Square
Lovers' Park ©
Lovers' Park
Charles Aznavour Square ©
Charles Aznavour Square

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