Armenia Travel Guide

Plan your perfect trip to Armenia with our handy travel guide resources. Discover the best places to visit and the best time to visit them. Find out what visas you'll need and have all your travel questions answered with our top travel tips. We have this incredible corner of Central Asia covered.

Sevanavank monastery on Sevan lake, Armenia

Best Places To Visit

Our pick of the top destinations to include on your visit to Armenia

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Best Time to Visit

Plan the perfect time to visit Armenia with our guide to the weather and seasons

Visas

Tourist Visas

Visa requirements for Armenia and information on getting your visa

Currency

Top Travel Tips

Top tips for those wanting to know about the currency, food and more in Armenia

Overland truck in Central Asia

About Overlanding

Find out what to expect on an Overland Adventure in Armenia with this guide

Get to know Armenia

Recommended Reading

  • The Sandcastle Girls
    by Chris Bohjalian
  • The Forty Days of Musa Dagh
    by Franz Werfel
  • Passage to Ararat
    by Michael J. Arlen
Did you know...?

Facts about Armenia

  • Armenia was the first nation to adopt Christianity and it became the state religion as early as the 4th century.
  • Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, is one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. It was built just 29 years before Rome in Italy.
  • Chess is a compulsory subject in Armenian schools and students even have to take exams in this strategic game.

Armenia Travel Advice

We keep updated with the latest travel guidance for Armenia and follow advice as set out by the British Foreign Office. Our travellers' safety is of the upmost importance and we recommend checking for the latest travel updates for Armenia from the relevant advisory body in your country.