Travel Info

The citizens of the CIS and European countries do not need visa to travel to Armenia.

The citizens of USA are not required visa to come to Armenia.

List of the countries whose citizens can obtain Armenian entry visas upon arrival in Armenia.

List of countries nationals of which could apply for visitor visa only with invitation. 

Silk Road Armenia is  one of the leading tour operators in Armenia and in the whole territory of Caucasus. We organize any kind of trip in Armenia and Caucasus. You will be satisfied of the professional work of the friendly staff and you will enjoy the most memorable and passionate holiday of your life. We offer special rates for the hotels and tours and for any service we provide. We organize adventure and historical/cultural tours in the following directions: Armenia, Armenia-Georgia, Caucasus, Iran .  We have packages for riding, trekking, biking, bird watching, mountain biking, hiking  and whatever.

All one needs to bring with him/her when they travel to Armenia is:

  • Warm Cloths
  • Scarf to wear in churches
  • Sun cream
  • Sport shoes
  • Shorts
  • Sun hats

The local currency is AMD, Armenian Dram.

You can do exchange for EUR, USD, GBP, GEL, CHF, RUR.

1 EUR= ± 505 AMD

1 USD= ± 470 AMD

1 GBP= ± 710 AMD

1 GEL= ± 230 AMD

1 CHF= ± 450 AMD

1 RUR= ± 7.55 AMD

These are the following international airlines that have flights to Armenia: Austrian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Air France,  Aeroflot,  Flydubai, S7 Airlines, Air Ukraine, Qatar Airways, Atlas Global, Aegean Airlines, Aeroflot, Air Brussels, Armenia Aircompany, Germania Airlines, Georgian Airways.

It is usually rather warm in Armenia.

In Summer the higheast temperature is 35-38 °C, the lowest teperature in Winter is about -10 °C and it is cool weather during the Spring and Autmn.

In summer time we suggest Sevan, Dilijan, Jermuk, Aghveran, Alaverdi, Stepanavan and for winter - Tsaghkadzor.

Armenia offers a wide range of hotels and accommodations staring from guest houses and hostels to 5* luxury hotels.

Traditional Armenian dishes are: Tolma, Khorovats (Barbeque), Armenian bread lavash, Spas, Ghavurma, Gata, Ghapama, Harisa. 

You can find ATMs at any corner of streets in the major cities of Armenia. 

The following means of public transportation are available in Yerevan: Metro (100 AMD), buses and minibuses (100 AMD) , Taxi (100 AMD per 1 km, the minimum fare 600 AMD )

The electricity in Armenia is 220 volt.