Tbilisi city sightseeing tour starts at 10:00.
Georgian Holidays will arrange hotel pick-up. The first site to visit is the Sameba (The Holy Trinity) Cathedral, the seat of the Catholicos-Patriarch of Georgia, the main Orthodox Christian church constructed in 20th century. Tour takes about 40 minutes.
Next stop is Metekhi Plateau and Metekhi Church, located in Tbilisi Historical district. The bronze equestrian statue of the king Vakhtang IV Gorgasali, the founder of Tbilisi in 4th-5th cc, is a remarkable landmark on the cliff above the river Mtkvari. Walk from Metekhi to the Europe square and Rike park. This picturesque area was part of Sachino Palace and a tiny island on Mtkvari river in 19th c. The fortress Narikala – the ancient stronghold can be reached by an aerial cable car flying across the river high into the sky to another side of the city.
Narikala opens a new look from the right riverside. Take a walk through the city: the National Botanical Garden, Jumah Mosque, LegvtaKhevi canyon and waterfall, Abanotubani – the historical sulfur bathhouse district, Shardeni and the king Erekle II streets, the glass pedestrian Bridge of Peace are located on a walking distance. Tbilisi city walking tour finishes at the Meidan Square.
One hour break - free time for wondering or for lunch at the local restaurant.
After the break, continue the city sightseeing. Visit the treasury of Georgia National Museum, drive across the main streets, Rustaveli avenue, Heroes’ square, Agmashenebeli avenue and Freedom square. See National Opera and Ballet house, Parliament house, Republic square, Soviet Tbilisi and have a nice day ahead!
Overnight in Tbilisi.