borjomi kharagauli national park

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  • Borjomi-Kharagauli national park

Borjomi has become a synonym for healthy, mineral water spa and the lush green nature of Georgia. The pure environment gives the mineral water the distinctive, sulfuric taste and is well preserved in the forests of Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park.

Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park is the first National Park in the Caucasus region implemented according to international standards. It was created in 1995 with the support of WWF and German government in order to preserve the region’s extraordinary nature, especially its virgin forests. The Park possesses several natural zones in its ascent from 800 to 2700 meters. These zones display the differences in their trees from broad-leafed groves located in the lower zones to evergreen, beach and mixed coniferous groves and sub-alpine trees in the higher ones.

Visitors can experience the stunning variety of blossoming plants, breathtaking views and magical forests via parks wide network of 11 trails.

Tourists are given an opportunity to enjoy a day or a several day hike that can span the altitudes from 800 to 2,642 meters. In addition the National Park lies on the migration route of many birds and during the spring and fall visitors can view the large flocks of beautiful yellowish bee-eaters that visit the park. Also the Park's amazing virgin forests are homes to semi-permanent populations of brown bear, wolf, lynx, red deer and chamois. During the spring the Park offers many pleasant surprises including encounters with alpine meadows full of flowers.

And in addition to all these the Park's surrounding villages are rich with medieval history, local-cottage industries and legendary Georgian hospitality.

Some of the popular trails include:

National Park Information Tail – length: 3 km; duration: approximately 1.5 hours (on foot); difficulty: easy

The route starts from the park’s administration building (850 m. above sea level). The highest point of the trail is 950 m. above sea level. Picnic site is available on the trail. The main attractions are: St. Nino church; beautiful views on Borjomi spa-resort.

Footprint Trail – length: 13 km; duration: approximately 6 hours (on foot); difficulty: average

The route starts in Likani River valley, where visitors come across rare species of yew, included in the Red List (960 m. above sea levet); The highest point of the trail 1780 m. above sea level. The route ends in Kvabiskhevi valley. Picnic and camping places are available en route. The main attractions are: panoramic views, sceneries of Kvabiskhevi canyon, Mariamtsminda church.

Nikoloz Romanov's Trail: length: 43 km; duration: 3 days (on foot and horse riding); difficulty: average

The route starts in Likani River Valley (930 m above sea level). ). The highest point of the trail 2,198 m. above sea level – Lomismta mountain. The trail ends at the Marelisi guard station (540 m above sea level). The main attractions are: Coniferous and mixed forest, Lomi Mountain, Lomi St. Giorgi Church, scenic viewpoints with scenery of Caucasus, Colchic sub-tropical forest.

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