Georgia Classic

Classic Georgia 6 Days

Day 01 - Arrival in Tbilisi, Tbilisi City Tour

Meeting at the air port and transfer to the hotel.

Tbilisi city tour.  Walking tour in famous Sulfuric Baths district, (Abanotubani) and Legvtakhevi Waterfall, visit Metekhi church (12th Century)  and Narikala fortress, (4th Century) panoramic view of the city from the hill where located  monument mother of Georgia. ( Kartlis deda)  Visit national museum of Georgia and main avenue, Rustaveli.  Overnight in Tbilisi.

Day 02 -Tbilisi - Mckheta - Kazbegi - Tbilisi

We drive to visit the ancient capital and religious centre of Georgia – Mtskheta (3000 years old) and see its historical places: Jvari church (6th century) and Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (11th century) where the Robe of Christ is buried. Both Jvari and Svetitskhoveli are UNESCO World Heritage sites. On the way visit Ananuri architectural complex (17th century), the two churches and the fortress overlook the Zhinvali water reservoir. Arrival in Kazbegi  town, jeep tour to  Gergeti Trinity Church (13th Century) located at 2175m. walking tour to visit Gveleti waterfalls. Drive back to Tbilisi. Overnight in Tbilisi.

Day 03 -Tbilisi - Gori - Ufliscikhe - Tbilisi

After the breakfast drive to visit Gori, The city  where was born Joseph Stalin.  Here we will make a visit to Museum of Joseph Stalin. Then we go to visit Uplistsikhe (“Lord’s fortress”), an ancient town built in a rock, dating from II ML BC to the Middle Ages. Then continue way to Kutaisi, (more than 3000 years old) the capital of antique kingdom of the Colchis in the II millennium BC, as the archaeological facts indicates. It is considered by historians, that Kutaisi was the residency of King Aeëtes and the last destination of Argonauts, during their fabled journey to Colchis. Overnight in Kutaisi.

Day 04 - Tbilisi - David Gareja - Sighnaghi

Visit David Gareji cave complex (UNESCO heritage) located in a stark, semi-desert landscape. The complex was founded in the 6th century by David (St. David Garejeli), one of the thirteen Assyrian monks who arrived in the country at the same time. First we see Lavra Monastery and then walk up about 1 hour to Udabno monastery to enjoy its wonderful painted caves and dramatic views across to Azerbaijan. After visit the Monastery of St. Nino at Bodbe,(6th Century) and  Sighnaghi, (18th Century) city of the love. The town preserved its original image and now offers visitors stunning views of the surrounding Caucasus Mountains. Overnight in Sighnaghi.

Day 05 - Sighnaghi - Gremi - Tsinandali - Tbilisi

After the breakfast we continue our tour to kakheti region. is known as the region of the wine. Unique and award winning Georgian wines and brandie  are produced here. The earliest archaeological evidence of wine production     yet found has been at sites in Georgia 6000 C. BC.  we will stop at the local family, for wine tour, in Gujaani town.  Visit local family winery, degustation of family, red and white wines, produced with Georgian KVEVRI traditions and homemade vodka CHACHA. Continue our way to Gremi monastery complex (16th Century) and Lord Alexander Chavchavadze palace in Tsinandali village. Overnight in Tbilisi.

Day 06 - Departure

Departure transfer to Tbilisi air port.