05 DAYS GEORGIA TOUR
DAY 01 HOME – TBILISI
Welcome to Georgia! Once you arrive to Tbilisi, you will be met by our guide and transferred to the hotel. Enjoy your day free at leisure to explore the beauties of Georgia Capital on your own. Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 02 TBILISI – MTSKHETA – TBILISI
Breakfast at hotel. 10:00 - tour starts from Sameba cathedral and Metekhi Church before continuing to the Abanotubani district famous with Sulphur baths. We will take the cable car to visit Narikala Fortress, explore Shardeni Street with its many souvenir and gift shops. No tour of Tbilisi would be complete without visiting Sioni Cathedral and Anchiskhati basilica. From Freedom square we stroll along Rustaveli Avenue, the main street in Tbilisi. Continue to Jvari Church built in the end of VI century. From here the beautiful panorama of Mtskheta, which lies between the peaks and the confluence of two rivers. Drive to Mzkheta old city, visit Svetitskhoveli Cathedral and return to Tbilisi. Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 3 TBILISI – ANANURI – GUDAURI – KAZBEGI – GERGETI – TBILISI
Breakfast at hotel. Drive towards the Caucasus Mountains, we will make a stop on the bank of the Zhinvali reservoir and visit Ananuri castle. Continuing upwards to the alpine ski resort at Gudauri, we will follow the old Georgian Military road through Cross Pass to arrive in Stephantsminda, here we will enjoy view from Gergeti church. After exotic lunch in a local family, return to Tbilisi. Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 4 TBILISI – SIGNAGI – BODBE – KVARELI – TELAVI – KAKHETI
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to fortified city of Signagi which is surrounded with a wall with 28 watch towers, visit convent of Bodbe, the territory of the monastery offers spectacular views of the land of the best Georgian wines - Alazani Valley with peaks of the Greater Caucasus towering behind it. After Bodbe we continue to the tunnel winery at Khareba to taste Kakhetian wines made according local traditions in Kvevri. Visit Gremi fortress and continue to Telavi, visit the old town, check in to hotel. Overnight in Kakheti.
DAY 5: TELAVI – TSINANDALI – SHUAMTA – TBILISI
Breakfast at hotel. We will start the day with Telavi food market visit and then we will continue to Alaverdi Cathedral. Built in the early XI century, it is one of four Great Cathedrals of the country and the highest of the ancient churches of Georgia. Next stop is in the Tsinandali estate - well known for its beauty. Prince Alexander Chavchavadze was a poet and a prominent figure in Georgia. In his home you can find an art gallery and a bar, where you can try Tsinandali - the first Georgian wine produced in accordance with the European technology. Continue visiting Ikalto Academy and Shuamta monastery complex; drive to Tbilisi hotel via beautiful Gombori pass. Our services end here…