Across the sacred places of Georgia

Day 1. Arrival - Tour around the city

• Arrival at the Tbilisi Airport. Check-in at the hotel.

• Meeting with the guide at the hotel. Beginning the tour around Tbilisi.

• Taking a walk around the old part of the city, visiting the monuments, which belong to the UNESCO Heritage list. Wine degustation at the wine cellar.

• Climbing the cable car in order to reach the Narikala Fortress, from where opens the picturesque panorama of Tbilisi. 

Night in hotel in Tbilisi.

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Day 2. Tbilisi – Ananuri – Stepantsminda – Gveleti waterfall – Stepantsminda - Tbilisi

Breakfast in hotel.

• Visiting Ananuri Fortress. Ananuri castle represents multifunctional architectural complex of the late feudal times in Georgia.

• Driving to Stepantsminda. Taking 4x4 ride to the Trinity church.

• Driving to Truso valley. Hiking to Gveleti waterfall.

• Returning to Stepantsminda.

Night in hotel in Stepantsminda.

 

Day 3. Tbilisi – Jvari Monastery – Chiatura – Katskhi pillar – Kutaisi - Tskaltubo

Breakfast in hotel.

• Visiting Monastery Jvari, situated on the pick of the mountain. Here you will have a chance to enjoy the beauty of magnificent merge of two rivers: Mtkvari and Aragvi.

• Driving to Chiatura. Chiatura was the only Bolshevik heartland in Georgia during 1905 Russian Revolution. After years of prosperity these days Chiatura is a sleepy town that lives at its own pace, hidden in the mountain valley at the outskirts of the country.

• You will have a chance to see Katskhi pillar. There is one monk living in the Monastery above and women are disallowed to go up. It is approximately 40 metres high (surface 150 m2), and overlooks the small river valley of Katskhura.

• Heading to Kutaisi, where you will see Bagrati Cathedral.

Night in hotel in Kutaisi.

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Day 4. Tskaltubo – Martvili canyon – Batumi

Breakfast in hotel.

• Visiting Tskaltubo, where you will be able to walk around the abandoned Soviet sanatorium, the place where time stopped.

• Heading to Martvili canyon. You will enjoy the scenery, its waterfalls and take a boat trip in the river with deep green color.

• Arrival in Batumi. The sunny and modern Batumi personifies all the charm of a southern city and a sea resort of the third millenium with high-class luxury hotels. The Old part of the city is especially interesting, most of the houses were built in XIX century. 

Night in hotel in Batumi.

(B/-/-)

 

 

Day 5. Batumi – Mtirala national park - Batumi

Breakfast in hotel.

• Visiting Mtirala National park, where you will be able to spend the whole day enjoying being in contact with nature.

• Returning to Batumi.

Night in hotel in Batumi.

 

Day 6. Batumi – Gori – Uplistsikhe - Tbilisi

Breakfast in hotel.

• Departure for Gori. Here is a museum of Joseph Stalin. In museum you will hear the stories about his life, see his personal belongings and armoured train cart.

• Visiting Uplistsikhe, ancient rock-hewn town that witnessed key events of Georgian history.

• Returning to Tbilisi.

Night in hotel in Tbilisi.

 

Day 7. Departure

Breakfast in hotel.

• Transfer to the airport.

 

 

Number of days: 7
Covered regions:
Tbilisi
Abkhazia
Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
Guria
Adjara
Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti
Imereti
Samtskhe-Javakheti
Shida Kartli
Mtskheta-Mtianeti
Kvemo Kartli
Kakheti
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: Flight tickets Insurance Porters Alcohol beverages Services except described
What to bring: Good mood!
Transport: Bus/Minibus
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