Georgia - from the beginnings to the present day

Day I Tbilisi City Tour

  • Arrival  in Tbilisi;

  • Transfer to the Hotel;

  • Check-in at hotel;

  • Resting for two or three hour;

  • Breakfast at the Hotel;

Sightseeing  in old Tbilisi:

  • Sameba Cathedral - Georgia's Highest Temple. The height of the upper church is 105.5 meters

  • Peace Bridge - a pedestrian bridge across the river Kura in Tbilisi, capital of Georgia, the bridge consists of a 156-meter high steel frame, covered with glass.

  • The rise of the cable car to Narikala - fortress complex of different ages in the Old Tbilisi. The exact time of the founding of the fortress in Tbilisi is unknown, but in the IV century it already existed and was called Shuris-Ciche.

  • Abanotubani - quarter in the center of Tbilisi, famous for its baths complex standing on the natural sulfur springs. Built at different times in the XVII-XIX centuries, the current baths form a separate quarter of the city, is a popular spot among residents and have many tourists.

  • Walk in Chardin - The area is located in the south-eastern part of the city, it takes about the territory, which Tbilisi held in the XII century. Streets in the area are narrow, the building retained the features of the medieval building.

  • Mtatsminda - mountain in Tbilisi, part of the Trialeti Range. On the slope of the hill is the Church of St David (Mama-Dawit). According to legend, hermit settled here in the VI century.

Overnight in   Tbilisi.

 

   

 

Day II - Kazbegi

  • Breakfast at the Hotel;

  • Jvari (6th c monastery) located  on the top of the hill it provides an amazing view of the conjunction of two rivers. UNESCO World Heritage site;   

  • Ananuri Fortress  (13th c) situated on the Georgian Military Highway A picturesque view of on the shore of the azure blue Zhinvali reservoir. Ananuri was a castle and the seat of the (Dukes) of Aragvi, a feudal dynasty. The castle was the scene of numerous battles.

  • Gergeti Trinity Church (14th c) located  on  elevation of 2170 meters on Gergeti mountain.   From here you have a chance to see the  beauties  view of the mountains and glaciers. Kazbegi (5033m) – one of the highest glaciers in the Caucasus.

Overnight in Tbilisi

 

 

Day III - Kakheti region

  • Breakfast at the Hotel;

  • Bodbe monastery complexes (4th.c) holds the tomb of St Nino, the Cappadocia maiden who converted the Georgian people to Christianity as early as 337AD;

  • Sighnaghi (18th.c) fortified town have a walk in narrow streets surrounded by the defensive walls with 23 towers. Here   was   a place where Georgian King used to gain the army before the battle. Visit local traditional bazaar to see carpets and souvenirs;

  • In Shida Kakheti (Inner Kakheti), we will visit Lagodekhi - City where there is wind. It is located on the territory of the former Caucasian Albania. From here we will begin an hour-long walk through the Lagodekhi Nature Reserve, which is included UNESCO; in the number of natural monuments of world importance. Optionally, you can visit Lagodekhi museum.

Overnight in Telavi

Day IV Gori, Borjomi

  • Breakfast at the Hotel;

  • Gori – the heart of Kartli region. Photo stop at Stalin’s house and statue;

  • Uplistsikhe ancient cave town – museum (1st millennium BC).  Uplistsikhe in translation Fortress of God;

  • Borjomi Mineral Water Park - Borjomi’s Mineral Water Park dates from 1850 and is a lovely place to walk. This was where the original water spring was discovered, and named Ekaterininsky Spring after the governor’s daughter, who was cured here. Mineral water flows from taps in a pavilion straight in front of the entrance, and a modern cable car carries you above the park to a hilltop Ferris wheel.

Overnight in Tbilisi

 

 

Day V  – Tbilisi Free Time;

  • Breakfast at the Hotel;

  • Time for shopping souvenirs and leisure;

  • Goodbye party  with Georgian song and dancing (optional);

  • Later in night transfer to Tbilisi airport.

 

The price of the tour includes:

Hotel accommodation;

  • Hotel accommodation;

  • Transfer from/to airport;

  • Transportation services;

  • Guide services;

  • Breakfast in hotel;

  • Ticket for the museums;

  • Special car (Jeep) for Gergeri;

  • All local Taxes. 

Number of days: 5
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: Air tickets; Other services at the hotel (telephone, mini bar, internet etc); Lunch from 7$ per person (in Tbilisi possible halal food); Dinner from 12$ per person (in Tbilisi possible halal food); Goodbye Dinner 25$ per person (optional); Sulfur bath houses 6$ per person; Massage in bath houses 5$ per person; Ticket for the Stalin’s museums - 7$ per person.
Transport: Bus/Minibus
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.