Borjomi is the most famous among spa resorts in Georgia. Borjomi is located in Samtskhe – Javakheti, at an altitude of 800-900 m, just half an hour from Tbilisi. What is Borjomi famous for? Incredible nature, comfortable infrastructure, fresh air and of course the most important - healing mineral waters!
Borjomi Mineral Water
Borjomi is well known for its mineral and healing waters. Production of mineral water began in 1890 and nowadays Borjomi mineral water is number one export of Georgia. In the past, it was very popular among Soviet countries but now Borjomi is famous worldwide and you can buy it in Europe and Asia. Borjomi mineral water is of volcanic origin and it’s over 1,500 years old. It comes to the surface from 1500 metres below the ground by natural carbon dioxide pressure. When it reaches the surface it’s 38-41 °C, it travels 25 km of stainless steel pipeline and goes to bottling plants where it is cooled and bottled. Using 10 wells it’s possible to bottle 1 million bottles per day.
Borjomi mineral water reliefs several digestive diseases and diabetes, also it’s very popular as a “hangover” drink.
Healing waters of Borjomi are necessary for chronic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, kidneys and biliary tract, alteration of substances and some disease of the cardiovascular and nervous system.
Borjomi Wellness & Spa
Healing mineral waters of Borjomi are used in various ways. You either drink them or take a healing bath. During archaeological excavations in Borjomi, stone baths were found, that means healing waters were used in distant past by our ancestors. So Borjomi wellness & spa is health tradition of centuries.
Mineral waters are used for various treatments. Underwater massage, mineral baths, Intestinal lavage with mineral water, Vaginal irrigation with mineral water, gastric lavage, etc.
Alongside with healing waters, Borjomi is famous for healing mud treatments and as a climate resort.
The most popular wellness and spa hotels are Borjomi Crown Plaza, Borjomi Palace Health & Spa, Borjomi Likani Health & Spa centre and Golden Tulip Borjomi.
Borjomi Recreation Area
Borjomi is very well developed now, Wellness & Spa hotels, restaurants and the most important – incredible nature!
Borjomi is also famous for the World Wide Fund for Nature-site Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park. This park is unique for the diversity of geographical and ecological zones, landscapes, historical monuments and rich flora and fauna. The park has rapidly developing tourist infrastructure, so you will have a chance to explore it.
The main territory and attraction of Borjomi is Borjomi central park. This park was established in 1850. It is situated in a wonderful narrow wooded valley, where you can have a nice walk and discover even more than mineral waters. Inside the park there are some thermal pools, you can take a swimsuit and enjoy healing waters there, the temperature is about 27 degrees and the cost is 5 GEL. This is the right place to relax.
The best thing about Borjomi is that the season is the whole year. Climate is not average, so it’s pleasant to visit Borjomi whole year, it’s not very hot or very cold. Crystal clean air will boost your immune system and give health to your organism.
Borjomi is a family-friendly resort, every year many families visit it to boost their health. From Borjomi, you can easily visit Bakuriani by the small railway line called “Kukushka”. Kukushks trip will become an unforgettable trip for you, just imagine yourself travelling through the wonderful forest. In summer your mind will be blown by wonderful green pines and in the winter you will feel yourself in winter dream.
In conclusion, if you want to boost your health, immune system and mood – Welcome to Borjomi!