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Georgian Mountains Tour 8 days

Georgia
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8 Days

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Total price: 1999
  • Discover Beautiful, wild and mysterious regions of Georgia, such as Stepantsminda, Juta, Gudauri, Svaneti.
  • You will see Magnificent canyons and real footprints of Dinosaurs in Sataplia Reserve 
  • Georgia is one of the first Christian countries in the world.
  • Situated at the important crossroads, Georgia has a unique and ancient cultural heritage, and is famed for traditions of hospitality and cuisine.
  • Georgia is also known as the cradle of wine.
  • Georgia abounds in natural variety.

Georgia is a land of endless wonders.  Once experienced, it will stay with you forever. Exploring Georgia is a constant pleasure. For walkers and hikers the country is a heaven.

In this mystical land you have the opportunity to visit summer and winter resorts at the same time and fully enjoy your weekends and holidays.

Tbilisi – city with multifaceted culture. Walking the streets of Tbilisi you discover the many galleries, shops and various varnishes, try fresh bread, enjoy a glass of wine at a small cafe in the lengthwise narrow streets of the old City Center and listen to local musicians who convey the spirit of this amazing city.

Stepantsminda is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful small towns in the world.The reason to be proud is that among them is Stepantsminda, also known as Kazbegi, the small highland town in north-eastern Georgia surrounded by huge Caucasus Mountains. The place is also famous for its unique medieval Gergeti Trinity Church (Holy Trinity Church), built in the 14th century. The church stands at an elevation of 2170 meters, under Mount Kazbegi, overlooking the beautiful town of Stepantsminda.

Kutaisi – the city of humor. Amazing hospitality, sense of humor and local tunes immediately give a feel of the spirit of this city.

Prometheus cave, Martvili and Okatse Canyons in Georgia are most beautiful and rare nature spots that should be seen while staying in Georgia. You can enjoy the incredible scenery of the waterfalls, emerald-green river and take a boat trip on it.The water is crystal clear and is surrounded with green forest that is reflected in the river and strengthens its emerald color.

Sataplia reserve - where the footprints of Herbivorous and Raptor dinosaurs of different epochs are found. Sataplia dinosaurs are called “Satapliazaurus” and are different from Europian dinosaurs.

Dadiani Palace - The museum complex includes: palaces of the Samegrelo queen Ekaterine Chavchavadze - Dadiani and Prince Niko Dadiani, court church, and the botanic garden. In 1850 Prince David Dadiani organized museum in the palace and displayed unique numismatic materials from the present day village Nokalakevi, the antique period town and Dadiani family collections of medieval European armor and weapons, ethnographic objects and fine art.

Day 1
Arrival

Meeting with guide and driver at the lobby of the hotel and begging Tbilisi half day tour (16:00) Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight in Tbilisi.

Day 2
Jvari Monastery – Ananuri – Gudauri - Juta –Stepantsminda

After breakfast we will visitJvari Monastery - one of the oldest and most revered temples of ancient picturesque monastery.Continue the way by the Military road towards Kazbegi Mountain. On the way we stop at a viewpoint overlooking. Zhinvali reservoir, from where you can admire the beautiful scenery. Full secrets and legends fortress Ananuri. On our way to Gudauri we will see a picturesque Friendship arch, which is one of the most amazing and wonderful view of this area.

This is a trip to the highest situated town – Juta, you can spend an amazing day hiking in Juta Valley. You can expect beautiful mountain views, small waterfalls and a nice little lake. Coffee and refreshments available at several spots. Overnight in Stepantsminda.

Day 3
Stepantsminda – Dariali - Kutaisi

After breakfast we will visit Dariali gorge. The Dariali Gorge is called the Gate of the Caucasus. During this tour we will visit all the most important places of the Gorge, and we will stop at several viewpoints from which we will take fantastic pictures (the gorge is 1000 meters deep). We will see complex of monasteries, which is located at the very border with Russia.

We will visit GergetiTrinity church (14 century). The old Georgian church is situated at an elevation of 2170 meters under Mount Kazbegi. Continue way to Kutaisi. On the way you will have a time for lunch.

Overnight in Kutaisi (Tskaltubo)

Day 4
Kutaisi – Prometheus cave - Dadiani Palace -Mestia

After breakfast we will visit the cave of Prometheus, Prometheus Cave is one of Georgia’s natural wonders providing visitors with breathtaking examples of stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, petrified waterfalls, cave pearls, underground rivers, and lakes.

Continue way to Dadiani Palaces Historical and Architectural Museum, one of Georgia’s most beautiful examples of 19th century architecture. Dadiani Palace was the home of the final ruling family of the Principality of Samegrelo, whose reign ended in 1857 when Russian Imperial rule began. The complex was built primarily by Russian architect Leonid Vassilyev. It includes the palace of EkaterineChavchavadze-Dadiani, the last queen of Samegrelo, a residence for her son Niko Dadiani, a monastery, and a large garden which is now the Zugdidi Botanical Gardens. Continue way to Svaneti. 

Overnight in Mestia

Day 5
Mestia – Ushguli – Mestia

After breakfast, we will see the Museum of History and Ethnography. The Museum's collections include important archeological and ethnographic materials, a rich collection of Georgian manuscripts, and Georgian Orthodox icons painted in the unique Svan style. After we will drive to the Tetnuldi Mountain Ski Resort, where you can admire and take photos of the beautiful landscapes.

After visiting Tetnuldi Mountain continue way to Ushguli village. Recognized as the Upper Svaneti UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ushguli is the highest continuously inhabited settlement in Europe. Compared to somewhat more developed towns like Mestia, Ushguli has been "saved" by its particularly inaccessible location, which helped preserve the village's timeless feel.
Ushguli is home to remnants of one of the most ancient fortresses of Svaneti, which dates back to the reign of Queen Tamar and includes 37 towers thought to date back to medieval times. The Church of Saint Lamaria, Mother of God, is located on one of the highest points in Ushguli, together with a building tradition­ally used as a meeting place for village elders. After visiting the fortress and the Lamaria Church, we will come back to Mestia. 

Overnight in Mestia

Day 6
Mestia - Martvili Canyon – Kutaisi (Tskaltubo)

After breakfast coming back to Samegrelo and visit Martvili Canyon. You can enjoy 300-meter boat tour on river Abasha and beautiful views of mountain river canyon. The Martvili Canyon is a natural wonder. You can enjoy its waterfalls and take a boat trip in the river with deep green color. 

Overnight in Kutaisi (Tskaltubo)

Day 7
Kutaisi (Tskaltubo) –Sataplia reserve– Tbilisi

Breakfast at the hotel.Visiting incredible Beautiful cave - „SATAPLIA CAVE“, where you can find footprints of ancient animals – Dinosaurs. This is the place where the footprints of Herbivorous and Raptor dinosaurs of different epochs are found. Sataplia dinosaurs are called “Satapliazaurus” and are different from Europian dinosaurs. Continue way to Tbilisi. 

Overnight in Tbilisi

Day 8
Departure/TRANSFER

Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and transfer End of the tour

Included
  • Transportation by comfortable sedan, minivan or minibus
  • 4 WD vehicle for Ushguli
  • 4 WD vehicle for Gergeti
  • Accommodation in twin rooms at the hotels
  • English speaking guide service for whole the trip
  • Catering service - breakfasts at the hotels
  • Entrance fees in museums
  • Bottle of mineral water
Excluded
  • International flight tickets
  • Travel insurance
  • Single room supplement
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Lunch & dinner
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8 Days

Private tour
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No hidden fees
Number of travelers
Total price: 1999
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