8 days in Georgia & Armenia Itinerary

8 days in Georgia & Armenia Itinerary

Make it your trip
Fly
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Kutaisi, Georgia
— 1 day
Drive
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Borjomi, Georgia
— 1 day
Drive
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Aspindza, Georgia
— 2 nights
Drive to Kopitnari Airport, Fly to Yerevan
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Yerevan, Armenia
— 3 nights
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Kutaisi, Georgia — 1 day

Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city. On the 23rd (Wed), steep yourself in history at Green (Mtsvane) Monastery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kutaisi holiday planner.

Katowice, Poland to Kutaisi is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Georgia Standard Time (GET) is 3 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Katowice in March: high temperatures in Kutaisi hover around 19°C and lows are around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Borjomi.
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Borjomi, Georgia — 1 day

Borjomi is a resort town in south-central Georgia with a population of 10,546. Kakhisi Lake has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the activities along Kakhisi Lake and then stroll around Borjomi Central Park.

Make your Borjomi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Kutaisi to Borjomi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive to Aspindza.
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Aspindza, Georgia — 2 nights

Aspindza is a daba in southern Georgia's region of Samtskhe-Javakheti with a population of 2,793, mostly ethnic Georgians. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Khertvisi Fortress and then explore the ancient world of Vardzia.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Aspindza visit planning app.

Traveling by car from Borjomi to Aspindza takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Yerevan.
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Yerevan, Armenia — 3 nights

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Azhdaak Mountain and Master Levon's Divine Underground. Change things up with these side-trips from Yerevan: Garni Gorge (in Garni) and The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts and make a trip to Republic Square.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yerevan online trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Aspindza to Yerevan. In March in Yerevan, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 1°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Wed) before leaving for home.
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Georgia travel guide

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Churches · Landmarks · Gardens
Home to four World Heritage Sites, the beautiful country of Georgia epitomizes the saying, "the best of both worlds." Geographically, the land is divided in half by the Likhi mountain range, which yields a humid, subtropical climate to the west, and an arid, continental climate to the east. Experience a spectacular array of natural destinations, from low-land swamps, rainforests, mineral springs, and hot springs, to volcanic plateaus, snow-tipped mountains, and glaciers. Embrace the laid-back attitude, rich folklore, and ecclesiastic architecture among the sub-tropical gardens. Georgia boasts a healthy mix of rural charm and urban modernity, combined with Mediterranean hospitality. Here you'll find the deepest cave in the world, Krubera Cave, with 2,140 m (7,021 ft) of known depth. Relax in the sun along the pebbled beaches of the Black Sea, and sample the mouth-watering Georgian specialties, including "Khinkali," traditional meat dumplings, to round out your authentic Georgian holiday.
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Armenia travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites
A trip to Armenia may very well feel like a journey back in time, yielding the treasures of an ancient land that became the first Christianized country in distant 301 CE. Landlocked and mountainous, Armenia features a varied scenery that quickly shifts from extremely dry landscapes to dense forests carpeting steep foothills of the Lesser Caucasus. Perhaps the highlight of a vacation in Armenia, the magnificent mountains are ideal for hiking and any other outdoor activity you can think of. National capital Yerevan remains one of the world's least explored ancient cities; spend some time here to discover the bulk of Armenia's museums and other cultural venues narrating the rich story of an often-troubled region straddling two continents.
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