gareji caves sighnagi and bodbe

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10% Discount for early Booking!

Georgian Holidays offers day trips, city breaks, excursions from Tbilisi, individual & private tours, cultural holidays, adventure tours, guaranteed tours to Georgia and trekking tours to the Caucasus Mountains. 

To book a tour with Georgian Holidays please, contact us at tours@georgianholidays.com

 

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Starts from Tbilisi every second Sunday. Four seasons dates are open to join. Explore the cultural heritage of Georgia, follow the Great Silk Road and discover the country’s culture and fascinating traditions.

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This private one day tour combines trekking in  David Gareji Lavra Monastery & Udabno caves-being a  special tourist attraction,visit to Bodbe Monastery 9th  c.- one of the major pilgrimage sites in Georgia and walk in Kakheti „town of Love“-  Sighnaghi, all of these sightsrepresenting truly special tourist attractions. 

In the morning pick up from the hotel. Head to David Gareji desert via village Sagarejo. Turning from the Eastern main road, for last 30 km, we will drive on ground roads in semi desert. The classic short walk takes you through an abundance of sandstone colors, extraordinary medieval frescoes, birdlife and semi-desert wildlife, the picturesque landscape and rock carved-out water channels near the entrance of the monks’ residence.

Picnic lunch nearby the Lavra Monastery from the 6th c and Udabno caves. 2-3 hour trekking, grade easy (Upward climb - 200 m., Max elevation - 875 m.). 

After picnic drive to Bodbe monastery (2 km from Signaghi) - the monastery is one of the major pilgrimage sites in Georgia, due to its association with St. Nino, the 4th century female evangelist of Georgians, whose relics are shrine there.

Continue to Sighnaghi town – an old trading town with 17th c defensive wall around; Cobbled streets and terra cotta tile-roofed houses with colorful carved balconies and breathtaking views of the Alazani Valley give it a very charming character.

Return to Tbilisi.

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PER PERSON PRICE IN EUR:

Solo - 218 €
2 people - 116 €
3-5 people - 89 €
6-10 people - 57 €

In case of 10 and more people traveling together 1 person from the group will be FREE of charge.

Child policy:
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)

Includes / Excludes

  • Includes

    • Transportation
    • Professional Guide & Driver service
    • 1 x Picnic Lunch
    • 2 x 0.5 l. bottle of mineral water per person
    • All entrance fees per program
    • Taxes
  • Excludes

    • Services not mentioned
    • Beverages
    • Wine degustation

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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 travel@georgianholidays.com

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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    Georgian Tourism Association - GTA carries out projects to improve tourism development in Georgia in partnership with Department of Tourism and Resorts, Agency of Protected Areas, International Organizations (USAID/SME project, GTZ Private Sector Development project, GTZ regional communal development project, IUCN etc.), local partners (i.e. Elkana, Geoland) and member companies. GTA is the member of UNWTO Knowledge Network, of GSTC (Global Sustainable Tourism Council), of GCCI (Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry) and member of ICC (International Chamber of Commerce).

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    HEIFER INTERNATIONAL

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    Leader of the Branch 2016

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