8 days in Armenia Itinerary

8 days in Armenia Itinerary

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8 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Ararat Province
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Areni
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Dilijan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Garni
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad

2
nights
Ararat Province

Ararat Province ©
Ararat, is a province of Armenia. On the 26th (Fri), examine the collection at History Museum of Armenia, make a trip to Republic Square, then admire the masterpieces at Cafesjian Center for the Arts, and finally delve into the distant past at Khor Virap. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zoravor S. Astvatsatsin Church, examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, then admire the natural beauty at Armenian Genocide Museum, then see the interesting displays at Parajanov Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Echmiadzin Monastery.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Ararat Province trip builder tool .

Ahmedabad, India to Ararat Province is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ahmedabad to Ararat Province. Traveling from Ahmedabad in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ararat Province, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Ararat Province

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Yerevan, Echmiadzin Monastery
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Khor Virap ©
Khor Virap
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

1
night
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, then Head underground at T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave, and finally learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Areni trip itinerary app .

Getting from Ararat Province to Areni by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dilijan.

Things to do in Areni

Nature Parks Wineries

Side Trip

Old Bridge Winery
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge
T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave ©
T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave

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.
On the 29th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goshavank Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, then make a trip to Monastery Sevanavank, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Hayravank Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: try your luck at Royale Entertainment Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kecharis Monastery, then stop by Wine Store Tsaghkadzor, and finally take an in-depth tour of Memorial Museum of Orbeli Brothers.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Dilijan trip maker website .

You can drive from Areni to Dilijan in 2.5 hours. Another option is to 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 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Garni.

Things to do in Dilijan

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tsakhkadzor, Goshavank Monastery, Monastery Sevanavank, Hayravank Monastery
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Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Monastery Sevanavank ©
Monastery Sevanavank

2
nights
Garni

Garni ©
Garni, is a major village in the Kotayk Province of Armenia. On the 31st (Wed), steep yourself in history at Garni Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Monastery of Geghard, and then delve into the distant past at Havuts Tar Monastery.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Garni journey planning app .

You can drive from Dilijan to Garni in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Garni

Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Monastery of Geghard
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Garni Temple ©
Garni Temple
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Havuts Tar Monastery ©
Havuts Tar Monastery

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