18 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

18 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

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18 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

Start: Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Baku, Azerbaijan
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Tbilisi, Georgia
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Yerevan, Armenia
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  6​h 45​min
4
Kiev, Ukraine
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  3​h 15​min
5
Minsk, Belarus
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Batumi, Georgia
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Dammam, Saudi Arabia

3
nights
Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku ©
The capital of Azerbaijan and the Caucasus' largest city, Baku brings the old and the new, the East and the West colliding together in a particularly diverse and changing city.
Baku is known for historic sites, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, examine the collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape, and make a trip to Flame Towers.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Baku trip itinerary planner.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Baku is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Dammam to Baku, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dammam in July, you will find days in Baku are cooler (36°C), and nights are little chillier (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites Museums
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Baku Old City ©
Baku Old City
Heydar Aliyev Center ©
Heydar Aliyev Center
Baku Boulevard ©
Baku Boulevard

3
nights
Tbilisi, Georgia

Tbilisi ©
On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
Step out of Tbilisi with an excursion to Uplistsiche Cave Town in Gori--about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at The Bridge of Peace, appreciate the history behind Monument to Ramaz Chkhikvadze, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tsminda Sameba Cathedral, and cruise along Rustaveli Avenue.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tbilisi trip itinerary builder site .

Fly from Baku to Tbilisi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Tbilisi when traveling from Baku in July, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yerevan.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Tours

Side Trip

Uplistsiche Cave Town
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:
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The Bridge of Peace ©
The Bridge of Peace
Walking tours
Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi ©
Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi

3
nights
Yerevan, Armenia

Yerevan ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yerevan: Garni Temple (in Garni), The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard) and Monastery Sevanavank (in Sevan). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Republic Square, delve into the distant past at Khor Virap, see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, and take in nature's colorful creations at Armenian Genocide Museum.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Yerevan trip planner .

You can fly from Tbilisi to Yerevan in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Tbilisi in July: highs in Yerevan hover around 40°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kiev.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, Monastery Sevanavank, The Monastery of Geghard, Garni Temple, Khor Virap
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The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

3
nights
Kiev, Ukraine

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Kiev is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, appreciate the history behind Rodina Mat (Motherland), make a trip to Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square), and examine the collection at Mykola Syadristy Microminiatures Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Kiev day trip website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yerevan to Kiev in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Armenia Time (AMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Yerevan in July, things will get slightly colder in Kiev: highs are around 31°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Minsk.

Things to do in Kiev

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Photography Tours
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
Saint Sophia Cathedral ©
Saint Sophia Cathedral

3
nights
Minsk, Belarus

Minsk ©
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Go for a jaunt from Minsk to Mir to see Mir Castle about 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: browse the collection at National Library of Belarus, walk around Victory Park, appreciate the history behind Island of Tears, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Minsk online holiday planner .

You can fly from Kiev to Minsk in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Kiev, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Minsk, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Batumi.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Mir Castle, Khatyn Memorial
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Khatyn Memorial ©
Khatyn Memorial
Mir Castle ©
Mir Castle
National Library of Belarus ©
National Library of Belarus

2
nights
Batumi, Georgia

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
On the 4th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Medea Monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Batumi Boulevard, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Batumi Dolphinarium, then take in nature's colorful creations at Batumi Botanical Gardens, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Ethnographic Museum "Borjgalo". On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Monument Ali and Nino and then don't miss a visit to Argo Cable Car.

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

Getting from Minsk to Batumi by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Minsk to Batumi is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Minsk in August: high temperatures in Batumi hover around 33°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Batumi Botanical Gardens ©
Batumi Botanical Gardens
Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Argo Cable Car ©
Argo Cable Car

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