Pick up from the hotel.
Drive to Ateni village located in 15 km from the town Gori. Ateni is the only appellation microzone of the Kartli region, distinguished with the wine ‘’Atenuri’’ (sparkling white wine, blend of Chinuri, Goruli Mtsvane, and Aligote grapes). Visit the local winery ‘’Chateau Ateni’’, get introduced with the winemaker and start excursion through vineyards. After exploring the unique Kartli grape varieties move to the wine cellar and get acquainted with traditional methods of winemaking.
Finish the tour with wine tasting and head to Guramshvili`s Marani (wine cellar) in village Saguramo, operated by the Kakhetian Traditional Winemaking company. Have an excursion in the following spaces: traditional winemaking cellar, classic winemaking section, bottling and laboratory section, and a wine cellar. Here, visitors have a chance to see the handmade production method of sparking wine (French Champagne). Taste 3 types of Kartli wines and enjoy lunch.
From Saguramo, drive back to Tbilisi. Visit the largest wine bar-shop in Tbilisi named as 8000 Vintages that has a great selection of Georgian fine wine and snacks. Experience 1-hour wine tasting with a qualified sommelier, compare classic and Georgian winemaking methods, and discuss the wine characteristics (wine color, aromas, etc).
Drop off at the hotel. End of service.