Most Beautiful Places to visit in Georgia

Georgia is a beautiful country shaped by rugged mountains, rivers, valleys and meadows. This amazing country lies in the middle of Caucasus region and has unspoiled natural beauty to complement its unique culture. The country is perfect for hiking, trekking, and exploring at a leisurely pace. Quaint villages and towns still dots the countryside while modern cities like Tbilisi, Batumi, and Borjomi are highly captivating and photogenic. Georgia Tourism is steadily emerging and it is still one of the last European wilderness where you can roam freely. You can also enjoy the authentic experiences, be it the local cuisine or interacting with the locals.

There are ample places to visit in Georgia. The country offers something for every section of travellers. History lovers can see Narikala Fortress, Uplistsikhe, Gergeti Trinity Church, etc. Adventure seekers can indulge in hiking, horse-riding, para gliding, caving, rafting, hunting, etc. Do try the Georgian cuisine and its amazing culinary specialties and check out the nightlife of Tbilisi.

 

In Upper Racha, on the Southern slope of the highest segment of Greater Kavkasioni – Racha Kavkasioni, is located health and spa resort Shovi

Resort is sprawling on the plain-type space surrounded by coniferous (spruce, fir, pine) and mixed (beech, oak, hornbeam, birch, dogwood and alder) forests and perpetually snowy glaciers. There are 16 mineral water springs, each of them is different with its contents and is used for treatment of different diseases.

shovi

Beauty of Shovi scenery and glut of mineral waters has been known from ancient times both to the residents of surrounding territories and travelers.

Shovi is an interesting place for mountain climbing, skiing, rafting. It is known that in this segment of Kavkasioni, on the elevation of 4000 m, there are several peaks that have seen no man on its slopes. Lovers of walking tours will be interested with a pathway leading to Mamisoni pass (2820 m) following the remarkable Chanchakhi gorge.

shovi

Resort in Shovi was instigated by a doctor named Shamshe Lezhava. Earlier, he was interested with resort development. In the beginning of the XIX century when he was a student at Vienna University, he was told to have covered by walking Aland, Davos, Wildungen, Baden, Karlsbad, aiming at foundation of the similar resort in his native Ambrolauri. No sooner had he returned to his motherland than he started looking for the place and he picked Shovi as the best option. He started arranging a resort in the 20-ies of the XX century. In 1928 Shovi received first vacationers. Beautiful buildings were built in Shovi (sanatorium, hotel, power plant, multiple dweller for the people who were engaged in service sector of the resort), part of which needs rehabilitation today. Natural conditions of Shovi enable to develop here mountain skiing resort.

Gomi Mountain

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Location of the resort

Gomi Mountain is located at 2,700 meters above sea level in Georgia’s western region, which is part of Guria-Adjara range and is notable for its unique landscape, fresh air and beauty. Small and cute houses scattered around the mountain create an incredible picture and leave you speechless!

When to visit?

In Gomis Mta resort of Guria April/May means snowed cottages from fairy tales.  June means blossom of Yellow Azalea when the resort turns incomparably beautiful in yellow colors mixed with lots of green and white, July and August means people who come here to rest and more fun, also  every August, the resort Gomis Mta holiday is held around the time of transfiguration holiday when the nature starts to change again.

gomi mountain

In September the resort turns red as bushes of yellow are all red and it starts the new cycle of long winter, lots of snow, abandoned cottages till it comes the June again and brings mystic fogs which are similar to the sea waves who hit you and leave you drunk with a strong smell of yellow mountain flowers and then the sun appears again and descends into the Black Sea which is very near from here.

Near by the mountain, there is a small lake – Chinchao, which is located above 2500 meters from the sea level.

BAKHMARO RESORT– ENJOY HEAVEN ON EARTH!

If you are looking for a heaven on the earth, we’re happy to share our experience with you.

Bakhmaro – is a high-mountain health resort which is located in the hollow of Guria Mountains covered by pine and fir trees. Mount Gadrekili, or Lechkis Seri (2520 m) overlooks it from the East. This peak is called by vacationers ‘Mount of the Rising Sun’. During the rising sun wonderful scenery opens up from the peak.

Why is it attractive?

Besides its heavenly landscape, beautiful pine forests, alpine meadows and amazing views the area is notable for its small cute cottages that are scattered throughout the green valleys with a river flowing through them.

Small cottages which people hire for 1 to 3 weeks in summer, beautiful pine forests and alpine meadows, nearby summer villages of mountain Adjarians who will serve you fresh cheese and sour cream and other local food, police station, cafe and some signs of civilization in the middle of high mountains will make you feel yourself in the different planet.

The mountains and the stars and views to Caucasus mountain range including Elbrus, Shkhara, Ushba and even Mkinvartsveri in the East will make your stay more memorable, only if mystical fogs don’t interfere, so you need to check weather carefully.

Horse Riding

Every year, on August 19, dozens of riders compete in a horse race in Bakhmaro Resort as part of the celebration of the Transfiguration of Jesus.

Brief History of Bakhmaro

“Until the end of XIX century Bakhmaro was visited only by shepherds. Shepherds were people who spread the resorts unique therapeutic features. At the start shepherds took to Bakhmaro mountains their family members on whom sound climate made positive impact. The first vacationer soon followed shepherds and was quickly cured from widespread disease – tuberculosis. After that in a short spell of time rumors about miraculous climate of the resort extended far and wide. The number of vacationers went up every year. Later on multi-faceted clinical research proved that unique climate of Bakhmaro is the best means of strengthening immunity and reinvigorating oneself, and gives wonderful results in treatment of tuberculosis and other respiratory diseases.”

Bakhmaro resort

Lamaria Chapel in Ushguli – Europe’s highest village

Lamaria Chapel

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Despite its diminutive size, nature in Georgia is very diverse. It doesn’t matter where you go but Georgia’s nature will keep you speechless. Once in Georgia you should really consider a trip into the mountains.

The highest point is around 7,190ft above sea level. In one picture the highest inhabited village in Europe can be seen surrounded by green mountains. There are believed to be around 200 residents, which dates back more than 2000 years.  Svaneti retains a pristine medieval quality.

A short walk above the village leads to a small hilltop where the Lamaria Chapel is located, full of magnificent old frescoes, dating back to the 12th century. The superb location of Ushguli and the unique lifestyle of the people in the village turn the place into a popular destination to visit.

It is a once in a life time experience, don’t miss out on it!

Lamaria Chapel, USHGULI 村
Lamaria Chapel, USHGULI 村

Martvili Canyon  canyon is located on the river Abasha. The Length of canyon is 2400 m, and the depth is 20-40 m, there is 12 m height waterfall in the middle part of the canyon. There are fossilized bones of animals inhabiting the land before 75 million years, owing to which is the third discovery in the world, on the territory of which the parts of dead bodies of animals of pre-historic era are presented in great number. In some grottos of canyon there are traces of existence of primary human in several grotto of canyon. Despites there are bones of extinct families, including those ones of grotto bear and bison.

Martvili kanyon

There are boat tours through Martvili Canyon, waterfalls, even a camping area deep swimming in the canyon is available.

Martvili is located in Samegrelo region of Western Georgia, 280km from Tbilisi. On its highest hill there is a Monastery. The site upon the hill where the monastery stands today was used in ancient times as a pagan cultural center and was a sacred site.

Martvili canyons used to be a bath place for Dadiani family. Now people visit it to enjoy the scenery, its waterfalls and take a boat trip in the river with deep green color.

New visitors Centre was built in Martvili in summer and conditions are as follows:

Entrance 5 gel, boat trip 10 gel per person

There are walking routes in Martvili Canyon (around 300-500m) and boat trip including stoppage time lasts around 15-20 minutes. Walking routes are must and not less impressive than boat trip.

-Work hours: from 10 am to 6pm; every day except Monday.

martvili kanyon
martvili kanyon

Address

N5, 3 Tamar Chovelidze Str.

Working Hours

Monday-Sunday: 12:00 – 02:00

Cuisine

Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly

Features

Outdoor Seat., Wheelchair Acc., Am. Express, MasterCard, Visa, Free WiFi

Phone Number

+995 32 202 02 99

Average Prices

Price per person: 15$ (approx.)

Why to visit Lolita?

It’s a great place with a new and very unusual concept. It is located in a central part of the city, with charming courtyard and beautiful environment. But the main thing that makes this restaurant one of the best place is its open kitchen. While, Georgian cooks are preparing your food and drinks you can observe the culinary process or enjoy urban style interior and relax with a glass of red Georgian wine or cocktail. Lolita, is a three-store venue that incorporates bar, lounge, and nightclub – so you can visit this place at any time you want.

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Georgia Lakes

Do want to travel to breathtaking places? If yes, travel in Georgia.

Georgia is an amazing country with numerous beautiful places and panoramic views from the high mountains.

There are several destinations in Georgia that will impress you and remain on your memory for the rest of your life. At this point we offer tours to most beautiful Georgia destinations that will make your vacations in Georgia thrilling and unbelievable.

Most beautiful Georgia lakes:

Oreti

Georgia lakes

Travel in Georgia, book one of our Georgia tour package and visit Oreti is Tusheti Protected Areas. Oreti is reachable only with horses or by foot.

Visit Georgia and exolore green-colored alpine lake, walk in the beautiful Georgian pine forests, enjoy Georgian alpine meadows and breathtaking views over Tusheti in just one or 1.5 day from Omalo. Make it to the top of mountains and take great pictures.

Qoruldi Lakes

Travel in Georgia, book one of our Georgia tour package and visit Svaneti. On a high mountain plateau 3 small lakes slumber under the calm. This plateau is situated right above Mestia, the main town of Svaneti region. Anyway the main beauty of this place are it’s breathtaking panoramic views. Travel in Georgia and watch of surrounding snowy peaks.

Georgia Lakes – Udziro

Located in Racha, on the Katitsvera mountain

Book one of our Georgia tour package and visit Racha. Reachable only in summer and after 2 days of walking. The mirror like surface of the lake reflects the Caucasian mountains. Crystal clean air and Georgian blooming meadows add their share to the beauty of this place.

Georgia Lakes – Tabatskuri

Located in Samtslke – Javakheti region

Travel in Georgia, book one of our Georgia tour package and visit Tabatskuri. This Georgian village, situated on a long peninsula, blue glassy surface, amber fields and silence, disturbed only by the waves.

Tabatskuri Lake – a mountain lake in Georgia, is on the territory of the Samtskhe-Javakheti region. It is located on the Javakheti. It has a volcanic origin.. It is nourished predominantly by underground waters, the drain from the lake also occurs underground. The shores are predominantly high and steep, in the coastal region the soils are stony and sandy-gravel. Lake is rich with fish (trout, barbel, carp, whitefish).

Lake of the Black Rocks

Georgia lakes

Travel in Georgia, book one of our Georgia tour package and visit Lake of the Black Rocks. The lake is Located in Kakheti, Georgia. 48 km long trail to the lake begins at the administration building of Lagodekhi Protected Areas.

This is one of the most interesting trails in all of Georgia travel and is distinguished by its astounding views of the Alazani valley and the Georgian Mountains. The route starts from the Lagodekhi Protected Areas Administration. In 10-15 min you will come across unique hornbeam stands (400-600 m above sea level) which are rather rare in the Caucasus.

Coloured lakes of Abudelauri

Georgia lakes

Travel in Georgia, book one of our Georgia tour package and visit Pearls of the Khevsureti region. The green, white and blue, hidden between the rocks and alpine vegetation. From village Roshka, which is the last point of the motor road, 7 kilometers.

A Magical, mysterious place in Georgia, home of Khevsuretian Gods, with a view to a spectacular Chiukhi Mountain, The Abudelauri lakes are situated in far north of the eastern part of Caucasus Mountains at an altitude of 2500m in alpine zones at the foot of the Chiukhi Massif. Lots of legends and myths are connected to these lakes. The Abudelauri lakes are of transitive colors: one is colorless where you can camp, the second is blue and very beautiful and the last one is white like milk- due to glacier – from the white lake newborn river starts.

Georgia lakes

Tobavarchkhili lakes

Tobavarchkhili lakes

Georgia is a beautiful country with amazing nature and fascinating views. We offer numerous tours at unusual destinations for our guests.  While visiting Georgia you should definitely see stunning lakes and spend your vacations with us.

Tobavarchkhili lakes tour is one of the most impressive things what you can do when travel in Georgia.

It is located in Samegrelo within the Egrisi Mountains. There are several small lakes surrounding the main one.  You will enjoy Egrisi’s high passes with great views, diverse lakes, vast valleys, and waterfalls. The stunning panoramic images will make you feel like you’re on top of the world. In good weather you can enjoy beautiful unreal landscapes and the mystery lost in mountains, with fog flying over the passes. Do you like camping in the heaven? If yes, visit Georgia and travel with us.

Tobavarchkhili lakes

If you want to enjoy incredible flora and fauna of Georgia’s beautiful region of Adjara, definitely pay a visit to Mtirala National Park. The territory of Mtirala is constructed by volcanic-sedimentary rocks of so-called “Naghvarevi Pack”.

Mtirala national park

Mount Mtirala is located between the Black Sea and Achara mountain system. Adjara is rich in atmospheric precipitation since it is a coastal region, but the Mount Mtirala, height of which is 1381 m above sea level, is the most abundant with precipitation. Annual precipitation reaches to 4520 mm in the area making it the wettest area in the country. That is why the place is called Mtirala that in Georgian means constantly crying. Due to its climate, you will come across unique subtropical plants. The park is rich with pristine Colchic humid broad-leaved and mixed forests, including sweet chestnut and Oriental beech woods with pontic rhododendron, cherry laurel and a variety of lianas. The protected area of Mtirala is inhabited by Brown bear, Roe deer, Wild boar, Booted eagle, Eagle-owl, Golden oriel, Caucasian squirrel. The list of amphibians is as follows: Caucasian salamander, Caucasian toad, Eurasian mash frog and Caucasian viper.The role of Mtirala Park is significant since it prevents the area from erosion, landslides and flooding.

Mtirala national park
Mtirala national park
Mtirala national park

If you have not yet decided where to go with your beloved in pursue of adventures it’s time to think about Batumi Georgia – seaside city promises lots of pleasant memories.

This is the list of most romantic places to visit in Batumi Georgia.

PANORAMIC WHEEL

Probably dozens of Hollywood scenes can be recalled in which couple in the highest point of Panoramic wheel enjoys each other and fascinating view. If you wish to repeat this scene and fill yourself real film star you do have this possibility in Batumi and besides what can be more romantic than sea view?

Batumi Georgia

ALI AND NINO SCULPTURE

Heroes from popular novel by Kurban Said – Ali and Nino are impersonating eternal love. Their history is perfectly given in movable monument – lovers are slowly approaching each other and after temporary dates still separating from each other. Temporary dates of Ali and Nino will not live lovers indifferent.

Batumi Georgia

BATUMI BOTANICAL GARDEN

While searching for romantic environment do not miss Batumi Botanical garden. Marvellous views of sea and mountains and Ajarian flora with its diversity will create good mood to you at any time.

Batumi Georgia

ROPEWAY ARGO

While passing 2586 m ropeway fascinating views will open in front of you – horizon of distanced sea, mountain view and Batumi urban views. At highest point you may enjoy Batumi panoramic view with your beloved which is especially beautiful at night.

Batumi Georgia

BATUMI COAST

If you decide and you visit Batumi Georgia with your beloved you will not need many efforts to find romantic environment. You may simply have a walk at coast, listen to sea noise and meet sunset with your beloved.

Batumi Georgia

LAKE NURIGELI

If you wish to get far from urban environment and to dedicate the whole day to your beloved you may visit Lake Nuri. Romantic walk on boat in peaceful atmosphere is the perfect situation to feel private with your second half.

Batumi Georgia

DANCING FOUNTAINS

Night Batumi offers many pleasant surprises – one of which is fountains which are transformed into theatrical curtain at evening hours. You can enjoy laser show at the background of famous music compositions with your beloved.

Batumi Georgia