taste of georgia
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A perfect weekend getaway for people seeking tranquility of winter forest, away from busy cities and crowded ski resorts. Spend two days in Borjomi, taste it’s renowned mineral spring waters, bath in open air Sulphur water swimming pools and enjoy...
Cultural Holidays - 7 day Taste of Georgia
- Starts from: Tbilisi, Georgia
- Type: Cultural Holidays
- code: CHTG-12
- Best time: Jan - Dec
- Distance: 1047 km
- Duration: 7 days
Enjoy the 7 days private tour from Tbilisi. Visit 4 regions of Georgia with all main highlights included: Tbilisi, Kutaisi and Gori city tour, 4 UNESCO sites, exploration of an ancient rock-hewn towns in Uplistsikhe and Varzdia, natural wonders of Prometheus grotto and Okatse Canyon, leisure time in Borjomi National Park, excursion in Rabati fortress and shopping in Tbilisi.
Sights to visit
Tbilisi City: Holy Trinity Cathedral, Metekhi Church, Narikala Fortress, Legvtakhevi, Sulfur bathhouses, Shardeni street and its neighborhood, Meidan square, Bridge of Peace, National Museum of Georgia, Rustaveli Avenue
PER PERSON PRICE IN EUR:
Solo - 1296 €
2 people - 781 €
4 people - 594 €
6 people - 515 €
8 people - 500 €
10 people - 454 €
In case of 10 and more people traveling together 1 person from the group will be FREE of charge.
Additional price for Single room accommodation is 104 €
0-4 years - Free
5-6 years - 50 % deduction
7-9 years - 30 % deduction
10 years and over - Adult price
10% Discount is available for “early bird” booking (6 months before your landing)
We require at least 48 hours to confirm your trip, after which booking is possible only upon direct confirmation from Georgian Holidays tour manager.
For last minute booking please, call mob: +995 593 529 685
Day to day itinerary
DAY 1: Arrival in Tbilisi Airport
Transfer to Tbilisi hotel.
Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 2: Tbilisi-Mtskheta-Gori-Uplistsikhe-Kutaisi
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to the old capital of Iberia Kingdom-Mtskheta and visit UNESCO heritage sites: Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th c and Jvari Monastery 6th c. Arrive in Gori city-to see Stalin's house-museum, excursion in Uplistsikhe-the most ancientcaves 1st mill BC. Continue to the West to the second largest city in Georgia- Kutaisi. See the beautiful sunset from Gelati Academy and perfectly preserved mosaic 12th c.
Dinner and overnight in Kutaisi.
DAY 3: Kutaisi Tour-Promete Caves-Kutaisi
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit UNESCO site: Bagrati cathedral 11th c., located in the city center on top of the hill and overlooking the area. Explore one of the most popular and largest caves-Promete with various types of stalactites, stalagmites, cave pearls, underground rivers, waterfalls and lakes. Drive to Okatse Canyon. The canyon runs roughly for 14 kilometers, width ranges from 3-6 to 15-20 meters, while its depth is between 20-100 meters; magnificent wild nature, astonishing waterfalls and breathtaking views!
Drive back to Kutaisi for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Kutaisi-Borjomi-Akhaltsikhe
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to the Borjomi spa-town and walk in the Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park, where we can taste famous mineral spring water. Continue to Akhaltsikhe. Visit Rabati complex dating back to 14th century. The complex includes a castle, public area, administrative building, Museum, Church, Mosque and remains of a Medresa (Islamic school).
Overnight in Akhaltsikhe.
Day 5: Akhaltsikhe-Vardzia-Tbilisi
Breakfast at the hotel. Continue the way along the Kura River valley. Photo stop near the well preserved mediaeval Khertvisi fortress. Continue to the unique monument of architecture, rock-hewn town of Vardzia. Vardzia cave complex consists of approximately 600 rooms located in five, six, seven and sometimes twelve tiers, which included residential caves, spring, churches, refectories, bakeries, wine presses, stables, barracks and stores, the secret tunnels, internal corridors and painted chapels.
Drive back to Tbilisi.
Evening arrival to Tbilisi for overnight.
Day 6: Tbilisi City Tour
Start Tbilisi sightseeing tour from Mtatsminda Park –funicular cable train takes you on the highest point in the city for panoramic observation. Mamadaviti Pantheon is located on the middle level of the way. Stroll downhill to the Rustaveli Avenue and head to the National Museum of Georgia. One of the most important collections of the Georgian National Museum is the Collection of Treasures that contains a big number of unique objects from the second half of the III millennium BC through 19th century AD. The collection features gold and silver artifacts and jewelry from the pre-Christian period.
Continue to the Sameba Cathedral and Metekhi Church of 13th c on the left bank of Mtkvari river. Enjoy the amazing panoramic views over Tbilisi city while riding on cable car to Narikala Fortress, walk down the Legvtakhevi park and Sulfur bathhouses and head to the Shardeni street , where you can spend leisure time in outdoor cafes. Have a nice walk on the glass Bridge of Peace. Free evening on Dry bridge, where you can find the handicraft and souvenirs.
Transfer to the hotel.
Overnight in Tbilisi.
Day 7: Tbilisi-Transfer to the Airport
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the Airport. Departure.
Includes / Excludes
- Professional English speaking guide service during the tour
- Professional driver service during the tour
- 2 x APT-HTL transfers by a comfortable A/C vehicle
- Transportation with a comfortable Climate Controlled car, minibus or bus all days
Accommodation in 3* hotels:
- 3 x nights inTbilisi
- 2 x nights in Kutaisi
- 1 x nights in Akhaltsikhe
- 6x Breakfasts-on days 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
- 2 x Dinners-on days 2, 3
Entertainment and other:
- Water (2 x bottles per person daily)
- Excursions in accordance with the program
- Entrance fees in accordance with the program
- All local taxes
- Visa Fees (when needed)
- Flight tickets
- Early Check Ins/Late Check outs
- Alcoholic beverages
- Extra personal fees
- Services not mentioned in the program
There are several options to join the Georgian Holidays trips.
1. ONLINE: Go to your chosen tour and date, click BOOK NOW to follow the safe online booking procedure and complete our 2-step booking form.
2. BY EMAIL: Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
3. BY PHONE: Call our travel consultants at +995 322 184 539 and they will be happy to book the tour for you.
Booking Terms and Conditions
- We require EUR 30 per person deposit on booking for private tours and special sum for guaranteed tours.
- The balance of payment is due 30 days before departure.
- Cancellation is free of charge prior 30 days of the starting day. See booking terms and cancellation policy
View our full Tour booking terms and conditions.
Once you have made the booking, one of our representatives will be in contact to start planning your trip.
If you have any questions about any of the steps above, please do not hesitate to contact us.
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