8 days in Armenia Itinerary

8 days in Armenia Itinerary

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8 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + bus + train:  14​h
1
Dilijan
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Alaverdi
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Yerevan
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Singapore

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): make a trip to Goshavank Monastery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Parz, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, and finally take advantage of the amenities at Hayravank Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Dilijan National Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dilijan trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Dilijan is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Singapore to Dilijan. Traveling from Singapore in June, Dilijan is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Alaverdi.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Goshavank Monastery, Hayravank Monastery
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Goshavank Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery
Dilijan National Park ©
Dilijan National Park

few
hours
Alaverdi

Alaverdi ©
Alaverdi, is a town in the Lori Province at the northeastern part of Armenia, near the border with Georgia. On the 6th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Odzun Church, make a trip to Sanahin Bridge, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Alaverdi road trip planning site .

Getting from Dilijan to Alaverdi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Dilijan to Alaverdi, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dilijan in June, with highs in Alaverdi at 28°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Alaverdi

Historic Sites
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Odzun Church ©
Odzun Church
Monastery of Sanahin ©
Monastery of Sanahin
Sanahin Bridge ©
Sanahin Bridge

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Khor Virap and The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Dalma Garden Mall and Yerevan Mall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: Garni Temple (in Garni) and The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard). There's lots more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Vernissage Market, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Katoghike Church, steep yourself in history at Saint Hripsime Church, and examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Yerevan trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Alaverdi to Yerevan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Armenia Time (AMT) is 2 hours. Traveling from Alaverdi in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Yerevan: highs are around 36°C and lows about 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

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

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