Garni, Armenia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Garni, Armenia? If you're planning to go to Garni, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.

When to go to Garni, Armenia

Based on the climate and weather in Garni, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for Garni, Armenia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Garni, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • A vaccine card protector

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Garni, Armenia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you go to Garni in January, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

February

February here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

March

If you vacation in Garni during March, you will probably see that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

April

If you are traveling to Garni in April, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

May

May here is warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

June

June in this region is hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

July

Traveling to Garni in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

August

August is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

September

If you are traveling to Garni in September, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

October

If you vacation in Garni during October, you will probably notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

November

November can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

December

December in Garni can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Geghard monastery, take the following:

Activities for Garni, Armenia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Garni.

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