8 days in Armenia Itinerary

8 days in Armenia Itinerary

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8 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
1
Alaverdi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Sisian
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Areni
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Yerevan
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Alaverdi

Alaverdi ©
Alaverdi, is a town in the Lori Province at the northeastern part of Armenia, near the border with Georgia. To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Alaverdi day trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Alaverdi is an approximately 9-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, you will find days in Alaverdi are a bit cooler (29°C), and nights are colder (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Sisian.

Things to do in Alaverdi

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kobayr Monastery, Akhtala Monastery
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Kobayr Monastery ©
Kobayr Monastery
Akhtala Monastery ©
Akhtala Monastery
Odzun Church ©
Odzun Church

1
night
Sisian

Sisian ©
Sisian, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sisian trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Alaverdi to Sisian takes 5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Alaverdi to Sisian. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Areni.

Things to do in Sisian

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) ©
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge)
Shaki Waterfall
Shaki Waterfall

few
hours
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Astvatsatsin Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, and finally take in breathtaking views at Noravank Gorge.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Areni trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Sisian to Areni in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Areni

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
St. Astvatsatsin Church ©
St. Astvatsatsin Church

4
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts and National Art Gallery. Step off the beaten path and head to Noratus Cemetery and Dalan Art Gallery. Change things up with these side-trips from Yerevan: Khor Virap (in Lusarat), The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard) and Kecharis Monastery (in Tsakhkadzor). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Garni Temple, don't miss a visit to The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, admire the striking features of Charles Aznavour Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Hripsime Church.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Yerevan trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Areni to Yerevan takes 1.5 hours. September in Yerevan sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, The Monastery of Geghard, Noratus Cemetery, Khor Virap, Garni Temple
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Noratus Cemetery ©
Noratus Cemetery
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard

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