31 days in Georgia, Azerbaijan & Armenia Itinerary

31 days in Georgia, Azerbaijan & Armenia Itinerary

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1
Batumi, Georgia
— 4 nights
2
Kutaisi, Georgia
— 2 nights
3
Aspindza, Georgia
— 1 night
4
Tbilisi, Georgia
— 5 nights
5
Kvareli, Georgia
— 2 nights
6
Signagi, Georgia
— 1 night
7
Baku, Azerbaijan
— 4 nights
8
Sheki, Azerbaijan
— 1 night
9
Alaverdi, Armenia
— 3 nights
10
Dilijan, Armenia
— 2 nights
11
Yerevan, Armenia
— 5 nights

4
nights
Batumi, Georgia

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Holy Mother Virgins Nativity Cathedral and Bridge Mahuntseti. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ethnographic Museum "Borjgalo" and Church of St. Nicholas. Change things up with these side-trips from Batumi: Kobuleti Beach (in Kobuleti) and Ureki Beach (in Ureki). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Batumi Archeological Museum, admire the masterpieces at Salon Workshop of Kemal Turmanidze, don't miss a visit to Astronomical Clock, and admire the local landmark of Fountain Of Neptun.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Batumi journey planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Batumi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Georgia Standard Time (GET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cairo in October; daily highs in Batumi reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Kutaisi.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobuleti Beach, Ureki Beach
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Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Holy Mother Virgins Nativity Cathedral ©
Holy Mother Virgins Nativity Cathedral
Church of St. Nicholas ©
Church of St. Nicholas

2
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Kutaisi, Georgia

Kutaisi ©
Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city. On the 6th (Tue), admire the local landmark of Colchis Fountain, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gelati Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Motsameta Monastery, thenmake a trip to David Agmashenebeli Square, and finally steep yourself in history at Alaverdi Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Palace of Imeretian Kings Okros Chardakhi, explore the stunning scenery at Okatse Canyon, take an in-depth tour of Sport Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at David Kakabadze Fine Art Gallery, thenbrowse the fresh offerings at Kutaisi Market, and finally explore the ancient world of Bagrati Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Kutaisi route tool.

Getting from Batumi to Kutaisi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Kutaisi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Aspindza.

Things to do in Kutaisi

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Gelati Monastery ©
Gelati Monastery
Motsameta Monastery ©
Motsameta Monastery
Bagrati Cathedral ©
Bagrati Cathedral

1
night
Aspindza, Georgia

Aspindza ©
Aspindza is a daba in southern Georgia's region of Samtskhe-Javakheti with a population of 2,793, mostly ethnic Georgians. On the 8th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Khertvisi Fortress and then delve into the distant past at Vardzia.

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You can drive from Kutaisi to Aspindza in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Aspindza

Historic Sites
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Vardzia ©
Vardzia
Khertvisi Fortress ©
Khertvisi Fortress

5
nights
Tbilisi, Georgia

Tbilisi ©
On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
Explore hidden gems such as Svetitskhoveli Cathedral and David Gareja Monastery. Get some historical perspective at Ananuri Fortified Castle Ensemble and The City-Museum Reserve of Mtskheta. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tbilisi: Tsinandali (Shumi Winery, Tsinandali Palace, &more) and Mtskheta (Samtavro Church, Shio-Mgvime Monastery, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sioni Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Tsminda Sameba Cathedral, explore the engaging exhibits at Museum of Illusions, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tbilisi trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Aspindza to Tbilisi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Tbilisi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Kvareli.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Mtskheta, Tsinandali, Ananuri Fortified Castle Ensemble, David Gareja Monastery
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Samtavro Church ©
Samtavro Church
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral ©
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral
The City-Museum Reserve of Mtskheta ©
The City-Museum Reserve of Mtskheta

2
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Kvareli, Georgia

Kvareli ©
Kvareli is a town in northeastern in Kakheti Province, Georgia. On the 14th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Chelti Winery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nekresi Monastery Complex, thendo a tasting at Chubini Wine Cellar, thencontemplate the long history of Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels, and finally get engrossed in the history at Gremi. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Kindzmarauli Corporation Wine House, examine the collection at Ilia Chavchavadze's House & Museum, thenlearn about winemaking at Tunnel Winery Khareba's, thendo a tasting at Graneli Winery, and finally do a tasting at Nelkarisi (Friends' Cellar).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kvareli road trip tool.

You can drive from Tbilisi to Kvareli in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In October in Kvareli, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Signagi.

Things to do in Kvareli

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels
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Nekresi Monastery Complex ©
Nekresi Monastery Complex
Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels ©
Tunnel Winery Khareba's ©
Tunnel Winery Khareba's

1
night
Signagi, Georgia

Signagi ©
Signagi or Sighnaghi is a town in Georgia's easternmost region of Kakheti and the administrative center of the Signagi Municipality. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephan’s Church, pause for some serene contemplation at St. George’s Church, thencontemplate the long history of Signagi City Walls, thenlearn about winemaking at Pheasant's Tears Winery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bodbe Monastery of St. Nino.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Signagi trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kvareli to Signagi takes 1.5 hours. In October in Signagi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Baku.

Things to do in Signagi

Historic Sites Wineries
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Signagi City Walls ©
Signagi City Walls
Bodbe Monastery of St. Nino ©
Bodbe Monastery of St. Nino
St. George’s Church ©
St. George’s Church

4
nights
Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku ©
A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Baku Old City and Heydar Mosque. Explore hidden gems such as Highland Park and Dreamland Golf Club. Take a break from Baku with a short trip to Gobustan State Reserve in Gobustan, about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Alley of Martyrs, appreciate the history behind Vahid Monument, admire the local landmark of Philharmonic Park, and take in the exciting artwork at Ali Shamsi Studio.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Baku day trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Signagi to Baku. October in Baku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Sheki.

Things to do in Baku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Gobustan State Reserve
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Highland Park ©
Highland Park
Alley of Martyrs ©
Alley of Martyrs
Baku Old City
Baku Old City

1
night
Sheki, Azerbaijan

Sheki
Sheki is Azerbaijan’s true travel gem, a small city off the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains rich in Silk Road history and renowned for its fascinating architecture, food, and friendly residents.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): admire the striking features of Sheki Karvansaray, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kish, don't miss a visit to Sheki Fortress, thenexplore the galleries of Sheki Khans' Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum of Folk and Applied Arts.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Sheki trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Baku to Sheki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Sheki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Alaverdi.

Things to do in Sheki

Historic Sites Museums
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Church of Kish
Church of Kish
Sheki Khans' Palace ©
Sheki Khans' Palace
Museum of Folk and Applied Arts ©
Museum of Folk and Applied Arts

3
nights
Alaverdi, Armenia

Alaverdi ©
Alaverdi, is a town in the Lori Province at the northeastern part of Armenia, near the border with Georgia. Get a sense of the local culture at Monastery of Sanahin and Odzun Church. Akhtala Monastery and Horomayri Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Explore Alaverdi's surroundings by going to Dzoraget River (in Stepanavan), Haghpat Monastery (in Haghpat) and Dsegh (Hovhannes Tumanyan House-Museum, Tsover lake, &more). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Khuchapi Monastery, take an in-depth tour of Mikoyan Brothers Museum, deepen your knowledge of military history at Kayan Fortress, and snap pictures at Sanahin Bridge.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Alaverdi day trip website.

Traveling by car from Sheki to Alaverdi takes 6.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sheki to Alaverdi. Traveling from Sheki in October, Alaverdi is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dilijan.

Things to do in Alaverdi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Dsegh, Dzoraget River, Haghpat Monastery, Ardvi Monastery, Akhtala Monastery
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Monastery of Sanahin ©
Monastery of Sanahin
Akhtala Monastery ©
Akhtala Monastery
Odzun Church ©
Odzun Church

2
nights
Dilijan, Armenia

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 25th (Sun), make a trip to Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Goshavank Monastery, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haghartsin Monastery, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dilijan National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Tezharuyk Monastery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kecharis Monastery, thentake advantage of the amenities at Hayravank Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Monastery Sevanavank.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Dilijan online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Alaverdi to Dilijan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Alaverdi to Dilijan. In October, Dilijan is somewhat warmer than Alaverdi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to Yerevan.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Kecharis Monastery, Hayravank Monastery, Monastery Sevanavank, Goshavank Monastery, Tezharuyk Monastery
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Goshavank Monastery
Goshavank Monastery
Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery
Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery

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Yerevan, Armenia

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Noravank Monastery and The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots. Shop till you drop at Vernissage Market and Dalan Art Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: St. Astvatsatsin Church (in Areni), Garni Temple (in Garni) and Geghard (The Monastery of Geghard & Azhdaak Mountain). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Echmiadzin Monastery, see the interesting displays at Yerevan Brandy Factory, explore the world behind art at Cafesjian Center for the Arts, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Yerevan trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Dilijan to Yerevan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In October in Yerevan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, Areni, Geghard, Garni Temple, Khor Virap
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Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Echmiadzin Monastery ©
Echmiadzin Monastery

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