Meeting at the airport, transfer to the hotel, meeting with the guide. Overnight in Tbilisi.
On this day you will learn more about the capital of Georgia - Tbilisi. In the morning, accompanied by guide you’ll explore the old part of the town that can not leave without emotion every tourist. After visiting the old town, you have a short break for lunch. Afterwards you’ll visit the National Museum and the Ethnographic Open Air Museum. After returning to the hotel you have free time either to go for a walk in Tbilisi, or choose one of the proposed by us optional tours. Overnight in Tbilisi.
On this day you travel to Kakheti - home of wine and viticulture. But first, on the way to the depth of Kakheti, you’ll visit the rock-hewn monastery David Gareja. The monastery is functioning and tourists should be dressed accordingly. After David Gareja you will take a way to the charming city of Kakheti - Sighnaghi. Georgians call it the city of lovers. The city recently renovated and makes an unforgettable impression on visitors. Here, in Sighnaghi you will visit the tasting room of a wine factory and taste the famous Georgian wine. You will spend the night in the town of Telavi.
Today our goal, to introduce the second half of Kakheti with its capital - Telavi and architectural monuments of history and culture present here. You’ll visit the Gremi castle . Then you visit the palace of Prince Chavchavadze. After this interesting trip through this northern part of Kakheti region the set table awaits you in one Kakhetian family. On this day you will also visit the Alaverdi monastery and ancient academy Ikalto. Then drive back to Tbilisi, where you spend the night.
Early in the morning you’ll drive to Mtskheta, the ancient capital of Georgia. Monuments of Mtskheta have been included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site. On this day you can also visit an ancient cave town Uplistsikhe and house-museum of Stalin in Gori as well the famous resort of Borjomi. You can try the mineral water from a spring and take a walk through Borjomi Park. In the evening you’ll arrive to the mountain resort Bakuriani where you’ll stay for a night.
On this day you visit the rock-hewn Monastery of XII-XIII centuries Vardzia and Hertvisi fortress. Afterwaeds you’ll see beautiful sights in Akhaltsikhe. Overnight in Bakuriani.
This morning we drive to the west of Georgia in the direction of the second largest city of Georgia - Kutaisi. Here you have the opportunity to admire historical monuments - the Cathedral Bagrati (included in UNESCO World Heritage Site), Gelati
Monastery and Motsameta monastery. In the afternoon you will visit Sataplia Nature Reserve with its beautiful karst caves, an underground river, stalactites and stalagmites. Overnight in Kutaisi.
8th DayOn this day you visit the capital of the province Samegrelo, Zugdidi. Here you can visit
Prince Dadiani palace and museum, which is one of the oldest museums in the entire Caucasus region. Along the way you admire Inguri dam. The hydroelectric plant is mightiest building in the Caucasus. Then the group drive to Mestia - administrative center of Upper Svaneti. Here you will visit traditional Svanetian towers, Ethnographic Museum, Museum of famous Georgian climber Chergiani. Later, enjoy dinner in a family. Overnight in Mestia.
On this day you drive up to Ushguli village (2200m).The village is considered to be the highest permanently inhabited village in Europe. This archaic village was declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here you can admire beautiful scenery and mediaeval churches with beautiful frescoes. Then drive back to Mestia, where you stay for a night.
In the morning, drive from Mestia to Zugdidi, where you can enjoy a delicious family dinner. Then you go to the Black Sea, where you can stay for a short time on the seashore and admire the beautiful coastline. In the evening you drive to Kutaisi for overnight.
In the morning you drive back to Tbilisi. On the way you visit the medieval monastery of Ubisa and admire the unique wall paintings. After lunch, take the road to Tbilisi. There you will have enough time either to stroll in the city, or choose one of our suggested optional tours. In the evening a farewell dinner awaits you. Our car will bring you back to the airport.
Services included in tour package Services NOT included in tour package
• Transfer to / from the airport in Tbilisi; • Air tickets;
• Accommodation in 3 * hotel in the center of Tbilisi; • Travel Insurance;
• Accommodation in guest houses in other cities; • Dinner;
• Meals - breakfast and lunch; • Optional tours.
• Farewell dinner • Entrance tickets to the museums.
• A bottle of drinking water per day;
• English speaking guide service;
• Transportation in modern, fully air-conditioned coaches;