The guide will meet you at Kutaisi hotel.
Start driving towards Samegrelo Region. After 2 h we arrive in Zugdidi, administrative center of Samegrelo – Zemo Svaneti region. Short visit of city center, next head to Dadiani Palace and walk in the royal garden, which is turned to Zugdidi Botanical garden. The former residence of the Mingrelian dukes houses the History and Architectural Museum today. The museum complex includes a palace of the Samegrelo queen Ekaterine Chavchavadze-Dadiani and Prince Niko Dadiani, a court church and a Botanical garden.
The second half of the day is dedicated to relaxing at ethno-village Sisa Tura, 11 km from Zugdidi. The host greets us and we follow her to explore traditional Colchian Oda House, 'Patskha', Pita-hihse, Jarjvali, old household items and kitchen utensils kept in Patskha. She invites us to participate in corn processing activity in a little wooden mill.
Spend leisure evening at the man-made lake and enjoy beautiful nature around. In the evening taste Mengrelian dishes and learn how to make Gebzhalia and Kotnis Lobio (beans in clay vessel made Mengrelian way) from an experienced cook.
After late lunch drive back to Kutaisi.
See you soon on Georgian roads again!