The Beauty of Georgia – 6 days /5 nights
Arrive in Tbilisi, meet in the airport and transfer to a hotel. We will then explore the capital city of Georgia, Tbilisi, wonder in the old districts of the city which are structured like terraces, as well as take a walk in the narrow streets to enjoy colorful houses, patterned balconies and wonderful samples of modern architecture.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will start the tour form Metekhi church (13 century) facing the magnificent views over old Tbilisi. A stroll along winding little streets takes us to the main sights of the city. Here in Tbilisi, we can see the interesting coexistence of different religions: Armenian Church, Jewish Synagogue, and Muslim Mosque. Afterwards we enjoy the panoramic views of the whole town and through the ancient Narikala fortress (4 th century), find ourselves in the historical domed sulphur bath area - connected with the name of our city. Overnight at the hotel in Tbilisi.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to Ananuri Castel and we will proceed to Kazbegi. 4x4 ride through beautiful valleys and woodland will lead us to Gergeti Trinity Church located at 2170 m, offering beautiful views of the Caucasus Mountains and the town of Kazbegi. Weather permitting, we may catch a glimpse of one of the highest glaciers in the Caucasus – Mt Kazbegi (5047m). Later drive back to Tbilisi. Overnight in Tbilisi in a hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to the ancient capital of Georgia – Mtskheta and visit its historical places: Jvari Monastery (6th century) and Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (11th century) – both UNESCO World Heritage sites. Proceed to the birth place of Joseph Stalin – Gori town and visit his house museum. Continue the tour to Uplistsikhe Cave Complex and return to Tbilisi. Overnight at the hotel in Tbilisi.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to Kakheti region well known for its wine production. On our way we will enjoy superb views of Great Caucasus Mountains and valleys of Kakheti; acknowledge traditions and culture of the country and region, taste wines and delicious food. Our first stop will be at the 19th century Georgian duke’s palaces in Tsinandali. We will have a pleasant walk in the beautiful garden and taste different kinds of red and white wine. Optional* We will have lunch tasting home-mad dishes at a local’s house, enjoy the hospitality of the local people and taste some delicious home-made wine. On the way back we also visit the city of love – fortified town of Sighnaghi, offering wonderful views over Alazani valley. Return to Tbilisi. Overnight at the hotel in Tbilisi.
- Accommodation at the hotel on a DBL basis
- Meals BB
- Transfer to/from Tbilisi airport
- Transfers during the tours
- 4x4 drive in Kazbegi
- English speaking guide services on tour days
- A bottle of water per person per day
- Visa and visa documents’ related fees
- PCR test (if applicable)
- All other services not mentioned above