8 days in Syunik Province Itinerary

8 days in Syunik Province Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Yerevan
Drive:  3 h 45 min
1
Tatev
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Meghri
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kapan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Sisian
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
End: Yerevan

1
night
Tatev

Tatev ©
Tatev is a village and rural community in the Syunik Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge) and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tatev Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Aksel Bakunts Museum, thenexplore the striking landscape at Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Gregory The Illuminator Church of Goris.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Tatev day trip planner.

Yerevan to Tatev is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Meghri.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Goris
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Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings
Medieval Goris Cave Dwellings

1
night
Meghri

Meghri ©
Meghri, is a town in southern Armenia, located in Syunik Province, near the border with Iran. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): make a trip to Meghri Fortress, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Surb Astvatsatsin Church, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sargis Basilica Church.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Meghri trip app.

You can drive from Tatev to Meghri in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kapan.

Things to do in Meghri

Historic Sites
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Surb Astvatsatsin Church ©
Surb Astvatsatsin Church
Meghri Fortress ©
Meghri Fortress

2
nights
Kapan

Kapan ©
Kapan, is a town in southeast Armenia and the capital of the Syunik Province. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Kapan Cultural Center, thenexplore the historical opulence of Halidzor Fortress, and then explore the ancient world of Vahanavank Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Khustup, take an in-depth tour of Kapan History Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Surb Mesrop Mashtots Church.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kapan trip planner.

Getting from Meghri to Kapan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Sisian.

Things to do in Kapan

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Halidzor Fortress ©
Halidzor Fortress
Khustup ©
Khustup
Vahanavank Monastery ©
Vahanavank Monastery

3
nights
Sisian

Sisian ©
Sisian, is a town in the southern Syunik Province of Armenia. Discover out-of-the-way places like Vorotnavank Monastery and Zorats Karer. Go for a jaunt from Sisian to Tsghuk to see Spandaryan Water Reservoir about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Ughtassar Petroglyphs, take in the views from Melik Tangi Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Garabed in Tolors, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sisavank St John Church.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read Sisian trip planner.

You can drive from Kapan to Sisian in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sisian

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Vorotan, Church of St. Garabed in Tolors, Ughtassar Petroglyphs, Spandaryan Water Reservoir
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Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge) ©
Karahundj (Armenia's Stonehenge)
Vorotnavank Monastery ©
Vorotnavank Monastery
Ughtassar Petroglyphs ©
Ughtassar Petroglyphs