Explore wine-producing region of Georgia, Kakheti. Discover enchanting city of love Sighnaghi with its wonderful Alazani valley. Taste Georgian wine, unlike any other wine in the world!
Tour program & full description
We start our trip at 09:00 a.m. We’re going to explore Kakheti region, that is located in east part of Georgia and it is the biggest region in the whole country. Kakheti is home to some of the oldest human habitations in the entire Caucasus region, and archaeological findings have suggested that wine has been produced here for several thousand years. Almost everywhere you go, you are invited to have glass of red or white wine. Also, you find Georgian sweets “Churchkhela” everywhere, called “Georgian Snickers” by foreigners.
On the way, we visit “Kakhetian traditional winemaking “, that is one of the largest wine and spirits producing companies in Georgia and Caucasus region. You have possibility to taste Georgian wine, that has different taste and aroma comparing to European wine, it is unlike any wine you’ve tasted before. Next, we go to Badiauri, where you are welcome to taste delicious Georgian bread, cheese and Chacha. Then we have lovely trip to Signagi, one of the most beautiful towns, with its unusually peculiar architecture, charming houses, cobblestone streets, defensive wall and spectacular views of the Caucasus range. Sighnaghi was nicknamed ‘the city of love’ for all the weddings it hosts. Sighnaghi is an incredibly romantic little town to explore on foot. Just 2 km far from Signaghi, there is Bodbe monastery. The history of Monastery is highly connected with the adoption of Christianity. The area of monastery is covered by wonderful flowers, bushes and vineyards. There is splendid scenery of Alazani valley from here. The last stop we have in Winery Khareba which is Georgia’s largest wine cellar. There is perfect storage conditions for wine, 7,7 km of tunnels and galleries maintain a constant temperature of 12-14 degrees C. You have walking tour with local guide, get more information about wine and taste it. The complex has excellent restaurant and beautiful landscape grounds.
DURATION 12 hours
PICK UP POINT At your request
TOUR LANGUAGE At your request ( English, Russian,)
For hebrew language 250 USD per day ( 8 hours)