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.

The citizens of Canada, Hong Kong, Bahrain, Japan, Republic of South Korea, Singapore need to apply for e-visa or get it upon arrival, too see the whole list follow the link http://www.mfa.am/en/evisa 

Those countries the citizens of which are reequired invitation letter to travel to Armenia are the followings, follow the link  Invitation PDF 

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
  • Cell phones
  • Cameras
  • 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

Explore the destination of the millennium with Silk Road Armenia. 

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. 

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.

We have everything from guest houses to 5 star hotels.

Traditional Armenia dishes are : Tolma, Khorovats (Barbeque), Armenian bred lavash, Spas, Ghavurma, gata. Ghapama, harisa. 

You can fined ATMs in any corner of streets in the center. 

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.