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(at)georgianholidays.com
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Day Trips - Mtskheta tour
- Starts from: Mtskheta
- Type: Day Trips
- code: FDM-04
- Best time: Jan - Dec
- Distance: 100
- Duration: 6 hours
Archaeological findings claim that people lived in the neighborhood of Mtskheta from 2nd millennium BC. Located on the crossroad of Europe and Asia, Mtskheta had very important strategic and economic advantages till late middle ages. It used to be the capital of the Eastern Georgian kingdom of Iberia from the 4th c BC through the 5th c AD, when King Vakhtang Gorgasali moved his court to Tbilisi.
In the morning pick up from the hotel. Drive to Mtskheta to visit UNESCO sites: Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th c and Jvari monastery 6th c. In the middle of the tour have lunch with Georgian dishes. After lunch continue exploration of the town. Visit Samtavro and Shiomgvime monasteries. In the evening drive back to Tbilisi.
Sights to visit
Jvari monastery 6th c-UNESCO site is the culmination of artistic and architectural aspirations in early Georgian Christian architecture.
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th c-UNESCO site is one of the most sacred places in whole Georgia, with the Christ’s robe preserved in the Cathedral.
Samtavro monastery- located in ancient king family’s garden includes cathedral of 11th c and 4th c church, where St. Nino prayed.
Shiomgvime monastery of 6th – 12th cc., was founded in 6th c. by St. Father Shio, one of the 13 monks from Antioquia.
PER PERSON PRICE IN EUR:
Solo - 213 €
2 people - 113 €
3-5 people - 81 €
In case of 10 and more people traveling together 1 person from the group will be FREE of charge.
0-4 years - Free
5-6 years - 50 % deduction
7-9 years - 30 % deduction
10 years and over - Adult price
Optional: wine degustation in Château Mukhrani is available upon request for an additional fee of 15 EUR per person.
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
Includes / Excludes
- Professional Guide & Driver service
- 1 x Lunch
- 2 x 0.5 l. bottle of mineral water per person
- All entrance fees per program
- Services not mentioned
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 email@example.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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