Georgia is one of the oldest countries in the world, proud for its historical background and ancient Christian culture. Georgia is interesting for its historical and cultural sites dated from BC period to XXI century, famous for its viticulture and wine-making, is a country of myths and legends.
Visit the capital of Georgia
Explore homeland of Wine
Discover semi-desert area David Gareja
Meet first Europeans in Dmanisi
Visit Vardzia Cave Town
Explore UNESCO sights & Black Sea coast
Visit Uplistsikhe Cave and Soviet town
Visit Ancient capital & Ananuri Fortress
Arrive in Tbilisi. Transfer to the hotel.
City tour of Tbilisi. Visit historical part of Old Tbilisi: Metekhi Church (5th C). Here the guests will delight with unforgettable panoramic views over the river Mtkvari and the main attractions of Tbilisi old district, such as Narikala Fortress - the ancient symbol of the city, Sioni Cathedral, mosque, etc. Visit Abanotubani (sulfur baths) – historical place at the foot of Narikala. Visitors will walk to the pedestrian street Sharden, one of the beloved places for local people as well as for foreigners, lots of cafes, restaurants, clubs and galleries are located here, enjoy with picturesque views from the Bridge of Peace - unique bridge with its modern glass architecture in contrast to the old style of the city. Visit National Museum (closed Monday). Enjoy with the views over the city from Funicular cable car.
Departure to the East part of Georgia Kakheti Region, homeland of wine. Visit Ikalto monastery and academy. Visit Alaverdi Cathedral. Visit local Wine Cellar and Qvevri museum, get known more about making Qvevri wine, degustation. Short break Telavi. The route continues to Tsinandali - family estate, museum, vinery.
Sightseeing of Sighnaghi - walking on the streets and enjoy with panoramic views over the Alazani Valley and Caucasus mountains. Departure for Bodbe Monastery dedicated to St. Nino. Visit a rock-hewn Georgian Orthodox monastery complex David Gareja, located near the border with Azerbaigan, in the Semi-desert area (3 km walking).
Departure for Mtskheta – an old capital of Iberia kingdom, visit Jvari (Cross) perched on a hill and overlooking the confluence of the Aragvi and Mtkvari rivers. Visit Svetitskhoveli Cathedral ("Life-giving column") - 11th. Shopping of Georgian national handmade souvenirs. On the way of Kazbegi visit Ananuri Castel with picturesque views over Jinvali Reservoir. Cross the legendary Georgian Military Highway, one of the world’s most beautiful roads, through the valleys, ravines and finally over the 2300-meter Cross Pass. Hiking (6 km, 3 hours) up to Gergeti Trinity Church.
The route continues to Gori Joseph Stalin Museum. Visit Uplistsikhe Cave Town.
Departure for Vardzia Cave Town high mountains and rock cliffs, special kind of architecture. Return to Tbilisi pass Tsalka, visit Poka monastery, delight with beautiful surroundings of Paravani Lake. Overnight in Tbilisi.
Transfer to airport, departure.
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