8 days in Armenia Itinerary

8 days in Armenia Itinerary

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8 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Meghri
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Kapan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Goris
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Tatev
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Dilijan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Yerevan
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Berlin

1
day
Meghri

Meghri ©
Meghri, is a town in southern Armenia, located in Syunik Province, near the border with Iran. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take a stroll around Meghri House of Culture, pause for some serene contemplation at Meghru Vank, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sargis Basilica Church, then steep yourself in history at Surb Astvatsatsin Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Meghri Fortress.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Meghri road trip planner .

Berlin, Germany to Meghri is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Berlin to Meghri, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kapan.

Things to do in Meghri

Historic Sites Shopping
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Meghru Vank ©
Meghru Vank
Surb Astvatsatsin Church ©
Surb Astvatsatsin Church
Meghri Fortress ©
Meghri Fortress

1
night
Kapan

Kapan ©
Kapan, is a town in southeast Armenia and the capital of the Syunik Province. On the 8th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Baghaberd Fortress, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vahanavank Monastery, step into the grandiose world of Halidzor Fortress, then take an in-depth tour of Kapan History Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Surb Mesrop Mashtots Church.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kapan trip itinerary app .

Getting from Meghri to Kapan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Goris.

Things to do in Kapan

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Baghaberd Fortress ©
Baghaberd Fortress
Vahanavank Monastery ©
Vahanavank Monastery
Halidzor Fortress ©
Halidzor Fortress

1
night
Goris

Goris
Goris, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Old Khndzoresk, then take in the dramatic natural features at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Goris Rock Forest.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Goris trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Kapan to Goris in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tatev.

Things to do in Goris

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Old Khndzoresk
Highlights from your plan
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Goris Rock Forest
Goris Rock Forest
Old Khndzoresk ©
Old Khndzoresk

1
night
Tatev

Tatev ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Wings of Tatev, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tatev Monastery, then take in the dramatic natural features at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bgheno-Noravank Monastery.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tatev trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Goris to Tatev takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Dilijan.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Wings of Tatev, Bgheno-Noravank Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge) ©
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge)

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Sharambeyan Street, make a trip to Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, take in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, then make a trip to Goshavank Monastery, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Parz.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Dilijan attractions planner .

You can drive from Tatev to Dilijan in 4.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Dilijan are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Dilijan

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Goshavank Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Lake Parz ©
Lake Parz
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Goshavank Monastery

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Blue Mosque (Persian Mosque), don't miss a visit to Republic Square, make a trip to Yerevan Cascade, examine the collection at Armenian Genocide Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Monastery of Geghard, and finally pause for some photo ops at Charent's Arch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Khor Virap, then see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, and then examine the collection at History Museum of Armenia.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yerevan trip builder app .

You can drive from Dilijan to Yerevan in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. October in Yerevan sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

The Monastery of Geghard, Khor Virap, Charent's Arch
Highlights from your plan
Cafesjian Center for the Arts ©
Cafesjian Center for the Arts
Republic Square ©
Republic Square
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard

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