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Okatse Canyon, Martvili Canyon and Prometheus Cave Tour

Georgia
Wild nature , UNESCO sites , Two days tours , Family Tripadvisor
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  • Visit Bagrati Cathedral – amazing 11th century’s architecture.
  • Visit UNESCO site Gelati Monastery complex – founded in 12th century.
  • Visit Prometheus cave - one of Georgia’s natural wonders providing visitors with breathtaking examples of stalactites.
  • Discover natural beauties of Okatse Canyon and Martvili Canyon.

Okatse Canyon, Martvili Canyon and Prometheus Cave Tour

Martvili canyon & Okatse Canyon are one of the marvelous places located in the Western Georgia and the most popular destinations in Georgia country. Okatse canyon - where you can explore a cascade of three-level waterfalls.  Martvili Canyon's total length is 2400 m where naturally emerges several waterfalls. Martvili canyon offers visitors a unique experience to take a boat trip to the river in canyon and walk along the river..

Prometheus cave is located near the Georgian town of Tskhaltubo, 20 km away from Kutaisi in Imereti region in the West of the country. The cave was discovered in 1984 and was almost immediately developed as a show cave. Prometheus is the biggest cave in Georgia. Although only one tenth is open for tourists, it takes about an hour to explore it. Inside there are underground lakes and rivers; today, surrounded by a 3km long specifically designed landscape area, Prometheus cave is one of the touristiest spots of Georgia. It is a unique experience to feel the underworld atmosphere in all its glory and colors.

Day 1
Tbilisi – Prometheus Cave - Kutaisi

Meeting with guide and driver. Starting the magnificent canyons tour. Drive to city Kutaisi. The second biggest city in Georgia, here we will visit Prometheus cave - one of Georgia’s natural wonders providing visitors with breathtaking examples of stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, petrified waterfalls, cave pearls, underground rivers, and lakes. Visit Bagrati Cathedral – amazing 11th century’s architecture and UNESCO site Gelati Monastery complex – founded in 12th century, here was the first academy in country, the first big educational center.

At last check-in at the hotel in Kutaisi and rest.


Day 2
Kutaisi – Okatse Canyon – Martvili Canyon –Tbilisi

After breakfast we will travel to village Gordi where is located starting point of beautiful natural site Okatse canyon, we will start walking from the historical Dadiani’s forest and step by step arrive at the canyon, it includes 780 meter hanging trail on the cliff and panoramic view point, totally we will walk 2-3 hours till the last checkpoint. Enjoy breathtaking views on the way, green nature and unique canyon over the forest and river Satsiskvilo, canyon depth is 35-50 meter.

After 1 hour drive we will arrive at the city Martvili to see Martvili monastery, at first founded in 6-7th century, in the yard you will see place where was happening sacrifice of babies to the pagan cult “Oak tree” in that time when there was paganism before the Christianity. At 11th century at this place was one of the powerful episcopacy “Chkondidi”.

Close to the city we will drive to Martvili canyon, amazing place where we can walk on the small trail in a natural canyon of the river Abasha, we can see unique Kolkheti forests flora with impressive waterfalls. The canyon trail is very small and we will walk about 40 minutes.

Drive back to Tbilisi

Included
  • Transportation by comfortable sedan, minivan or minibus
  • Accommodation in twin rooms at the hotels
  • English speaking guide service for whole the trip
  • Entrance fees in museums
  • Bottle of mineral water
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  • Lunch & dinner
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