9 days in Armenia Itinerary

9 days in Armenia Itinerary

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9 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Dubai
+2
Fly + bus + train:  8​h 45​min
1
Dilijan
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Tatev
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Areni
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Yerevan
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Dubai

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): don't miss a visit to 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.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dilijan trip planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Dilijan is an approximately 9-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai in May, things will get cooler in Dilijan: highs are around 29°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tatev.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

1
night
Tatev

Tatev ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Wings of Tatev and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tatev online travel route planner .

You can drive from Dilijan to Tatev in 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Areni.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wings of Tatev
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Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev

few
hours
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Astvatsatsin Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery, and finally take in breathtaking views at Noravank Gorge.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Areni online attractions planner .

Drive from Tatev to Areni in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Areni

Nature Historic Sites Parks
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Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge
Areni Wine Factory ©
Areni Wine Factory
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Vernissage Market and Northern Avenue Pedestrian Street. Venture out of the city with trips to Garni Temple (in Garni), Khor Virap (in Lusarat) and The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, admire the natural beauty at Armenian Genocide Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Dalma Garden Mall, and appreciate the history behind Charent's Arch.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Yerevan trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Areni to Yerevan takes 1.5 hours. In May in Yerevan, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Garni, Khor Virap, The Monastery of Geghard
Highlights from your plan
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Vernissage Market ©
Vernissage Market
Northern Avenue ©
Northern Avenue

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