7 days in Armenia Itinerary

7 days in Armenia Itinerary

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7 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Yerevan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Dilijan
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: San Francisco

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, then explore the ancient world of Khor Virap, then see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, and finally examine the collection at History Museum of Armenia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Katoghike Church, take an in-depth tour of National Art Gallery, browse the exhibits of Nur Art Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at Dalan Art Gallery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Armenian Genocide Museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Yerevan trip itinerary builder .

San Francisco, USA to Yerevan is an approximately 23-hour combination of subway and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Yerevan, you'll lose 12 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in May, expect nights in Yerevan to be about the same, around 53°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dilijan.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Khor Virap, The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
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3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kecharis Monastery, explore the different monuments and memorials at Noratus Cemetery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hayravank Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Dilijan National Park.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dilijan day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Yerevan to Dilijan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 53°F. On the 29th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Noratus Cemetery, Hayravank Monastery, Kecharis Monastery
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Kecharis Monastery ©
Kecharis Monastery
Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery
Noratus Cemetery ©
Noratus Cemetery

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