the flavor of georgia
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This 14-days itinerary introduces us 2 countries of Caucasus in depth – Georgia and Armenia. Both countries welcome us by experienced guides who introduce us to the historical and architectural monuments, special highlights and UNESCO World Heritage...
Cultural Holidays - 8 day Flavor of Georgia
- Starts from: Tbilisi, Georgia
- Type: Cultural Holidays
- code: CHFG-02
- Best time: Jan - Dec
- Distance: 1116 km
- Duration: 8 Days
Taste the flavor of Georgia! Enjoy sightseeing in Tbilisi, visit 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Mtskheta and Kutaisi, have excursion in the beautiful Prometheus grotto and ancient caves of Uplistsikhe and enjoy leisure time in on the Black Sea Shore. The trip is designed for private groups, families and travelers’ who like professional guided tours. Our team will make your trip more complete with competence and experience.
Sights to visit
Tbilisi: Trinity cathedral , Sharden street, Caravansary - the History museum of Tbilisi, Sioni cathedral from the 13th c, Erekle II Street , Bridge of Peace, Narikala fortress 4th, Tbilisi mosque, Legvtakhevi , Abanotubani, Maidan square, Open Air Museum of Ethnography
PER PERSON PRICE IN EUR:
Solo - 1515 €
2 people - 915 €
4 people - 701 €
6 people - 607 €
8 people - 570 €
10 people - 536 €
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 125 €
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)
Day to day itinerary
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN TBILISI
Meet at the airport. Transfer to Tbilisi hotel for overnight.
Day 2: TBILISI CITY TOUR
In the morning have a breakfast at the hotel. Start the full day sightseeing tour from Trinity cathedral (1995-2004), the highest one in Georgia. That’s the place where the Catholicos-Patriarch of all Georgia arranges public baptism every year. Take a nice walk on Sharden street, en-route you can see the small sculpture of Tamada (toast master) and visit Caravansaray, (the History museum of Georgia) rich of various modern exhibits. Continue to Sioni cathedral from the 13th c. and Erekle II Street full of nice cafes, bars. Cross the glass Bridge of Peace. Get in the cable car and drive up to Narikala fortress 4th c. Stroll down to the mosque, little canyon and waterfall in Legvtakhevi area. Continue to Abanotubani, sulfur bath houses. Here you can see the colourful bath (Chreli Abano) Alexander Pushkin’s favorite one. Finish the old city tour with Maidan square. Drive up to the Open Air Museum of Ethnography which is encompassed with 14 different Ethnographic zones: Kartli, Adjara, Imereti, and others. During this tour you’ll visit all the regions mentioned above.
Overnight in Tbilisi hotel
Day 3: TBILISI-GORI-UPLISTSIKHE-KUTAISI
Have breakfast at the hotel. Today we explore Kartli and Imereti regions. Drive via Western highway to Gori town, the birthplace of Joseph Stalin. Visit of his house-museum and personal carriage. Continue towards Uplistsikhe, the oldest cave complex in Georgia, dated back to the 1st millennium B. C. Excursion will take about an hour. Afterwards drive to Imereti region Via Rikoti Pass. On the way we can make few stops in Surami village, famous of Nazuki bakeries (sweet bread) and Shrosha village well known of pottery production. Arrive in Kutaisi, the administrative centre of Imereti region. The town was the capital of the Western Georgian kingdom. The dinner will be served at the hotel. Take an easy evening walk to Bagrati 11th c. cathedral located nearby.
Overnight in Kutaisi
Day 4: FULL DAY KUTAISI CITY TOUR-IMERETICAVES-KUTAISI
After breakfast at the hotel we start a full day Kutaisi city tour from the important religious, historical and cultural area, Gelati Monastery and academy complex. The complex compounds of one central cathedral, a few little churches, academy building, tomb of the great king of Georgia - David the Builder, the founder of this valuable cultural site which nowadays is included in UNESCO world heritage list. Motsameta (for Martyrs), a little quiet monastic complex surrounded with green and rocky mountains is located nearby Gelati. Continue driving to Tskaltubo to visit Prometheus Grotto.1200 meters long Karst cave with 5 different shaped halls rich of stalactites, stalagmites and other Karst figures formed millions of years ago. The place is interesting not only for its beauty, it also has medical prescript. Drive back to Kutaisi and stroll in the city centre.
Dinner and overnight in Kutaisi
Day 5: KUTAISI-BATUMI
After breakfast at the hotel drive towards Black Sea. Before arrival in Batumi city stop en-route to visit Batumi Botanical Garden. One of the largest botanical gardens in the former Soviet Union, stretched on 111 hectare and consisting of nine floristic sectors. The garden collection comprises 2037 taxonomic units of ligneous plants, including 104 of Caucasian origin. Continue to the ancient Gonio fortress that was well-fortified Roman city within Colchis 2nd century AD. It’s believed that the apostle of Jesus Christ Matthias is buried underneath the Gonio fortress. Take an evening walk in old and new boulevards of Batumi city.
Overnight in Batumi hotel
Day 6: BATUMI
Have breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy the leisure time at the Black sea coast. There is very pleasant opportunity to visit Batumi dolphinarium and see the new interactive show. The show includes dolphin dances, playing with rings and balls, balancing on the tails, unforgettable Foot Push and many other new and old stunning moments.
Overnight in Batumi hotel
Day 7: BATUMI- MTSKHETA-TBILISI
After breakfast at the hotel drive back to Tbilisi. On the way we stop to explore the ancient city of Mtskheta lying at the joining point of the rivers Mtkvari and Aragvi. The city was former capital of Georgia between the 4th century B.C. - 5th A.D; Mtskheta is included in the UNESCO world heritage and acclaimed as one of the holiest places in Georgia as here is kept the Robe of Jesus Christ underneath the Svetitskhoveli cathedral 11th c. Continue to the Jvari monastery 6th c. standing remotely on a hill and overlooking all the city. Evening arrival in Tbilisi.
Overnight in Tbilisi hotel
Day 8: TBILISI - DEPARTURE
Have breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Tbilisi international airport for 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 Climate Controlled car, minibus or bus
- Transportation with a comfortable Climate Controlled car, minibus or bus
Accommodation in 3* hotels:
- 3 x nights-Tbilisi
- 2 x nights-Kutaisi
- 2 x nights-Batumi
- 7 x Breakfasts-on days 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
- 2 x Dinners-on days 3, 4
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
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- 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
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