Blossom under the sun, Georgia is mine!
9 days / 8 nights
Tbilisi-Borzhomi-Akhaltsikhe-Batumi-Mountain Adzharia-Imeretia-Kutaisi-Motsameta-Mtskheta-Jvari-Kakheti-Alazani Valley-Sighnaghi-Tbilisi
DAY 1 Arrival in Tbilisi. Meeting with a guide at the airport with a sign LEMATRAVEL.
Transfer to the hotel. A welcome dinner. Night in Tbilisi.
Arrival in Tbilisi, meeting at the airport with a representative of the company.
Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation, rest.
Tbilisi. First we will be greeted by the most grandiose temple of Georgia - Sameba Cathedral, which strikes with the beauty and grandeur of its architecture, the grandeur of style and exterior decor. Tbilisi's famous monument is Metekhi Temple, which stands at the very edge of the stony bank of the Kura River and served in the past as a fortress and residence of Georgian kings. We will visit the modern bridge, to which the President of the country was given the name of the Bridge of Peace. It is the second in the world in complexity of architecture. Next, we will climb Mount Mtatsminda, where the pantheon of famous Georgian figures is located. We will walk along the street of three religions, take a ride on the cable car and admire the Old and New Tbilisi from the height of the Narikala fortress! The territory of sulfur baths is a tourist attraction, which became the basis of the capital of Georgia. Pedestrian walk through the streets of the old city. Monument to Sergo Paradjanov - Michelangelo Antonioni wrote that he was constantly captivated by the aesthetics of Parajanov's paintings, especially the parable "Color of the Pomegranate". Recreation. Free time. (Overnight at hotel in Tbilisi)
Moving to southern Georgia. Unusual nature and wonderful views will not leave you indifferent. Arrival to Borjomi. Visit to the park and Borjomi springs (possibility to drink water directly from the source) ($ 2 entrance to the park). The real Borjomi is here!
The city is famous for its mineral water Borjomi, which holds the first export position in Georgia. Borjomi belongs to a group of low mountain resorts and is surrounded by mountain ranges covered with coniferous and deciduous forests. The climate is temperate in both summer and winter. Departure to Akhaltsikhe. Visit to the fortress of Rabat ($ 7 entrance to the fortress).
On the small hill, on the very shore of the quiet Potskhovi River, stands the main attraction of the town of Akhaltsikhe - the ancient stone fortress of Rabat. Its name comes from the Arabic language and means "fortified place". It is located on the western outskirts and is visible from virtually anywhere in the city. Built in the XIII century, this military structure has seen a lot in its time. The fortress was repeatedly destroyed, often in siege, and eventually absorbed the traces of various cultures and religions. Hotel accommodation. Accommodation in a guest house is of a good standard with a half board (for breakfast and dinner). Recreation. (Overnight at hotel in Bakuriani)
Excursion day and rest in Batumi.
Breakfast. On the way to Batumi, stop at the photo-pause with wonderful mountain scenery.
Arrival in Batumi-Black Sea pearl of Georgia, the capital of Adjara. Sightseeing tour of Batumi.
You will get acquainted with the main sights of Batumi, its history and architecture. A walk through Old Batumi, where the spirit of the past centuries reigns, awaits you. The old city is distinguished by a variety of architectural delights: the buildings are decorated with chimeras, mermaids, atlantes and other mythical creatures. Also you will get acquainted with the modern architecture of Batumi, which is very avant-garde and interesting. Each building is striking in its variety of architectural forms and directions.
Hotel accommodation. Free time.
Overnight at hotel in Batumi
Excursion day "Botanical garden-nature of mountain Adjara-wine house" Adjaris Saxli "-degulations-lunch (for additional payment 25 $)
Today we have a botanical garden. One of the largest and most diverse plant species in the world. A large collection of more than 2000 species of trees from all over the world is collected. Only about 100 of them are from the Caucasus, the rest are imported from different parts of the world. In the Botanical Garden there are stunning observation platforms, from which a panorama of the city, mountains and the Black Sea coast opens. Nearby is the world famous Green Point, where one of the most magnificent Adzhar beaches is located.
Mountain Adzharia is one of the most beautiful places on Earth, it surrounds the whole south-western part of Georgia with a mountain semi-ring. Unusual spectacles allow you to admire the mountain landscape, located at an altitude of 2500 meters above sea level. On the way you can see magnificent mountain forests, the longest Adzharia river - Adzhariczkali, also you will visit the arched bridge in Mahuntseti. The waterfall of Makhuntseti will charm you, its delightful beauty.
(For an extra fee of $ 25) Visiting the wine house "Adjaris Saxli" is the cradle of the rarest exclusive wine "Chhaveri", and unusual varieties of chacha seasoned with coffee and berries. There will also be a tasting of rare Ajaria wines and a dinner, after which we will return to Batumi. Free evening. Overnight at hotel in Batumi
Breakfast. Release of rooms.
Transfer to Kutaisi. Excursion around Kutaisi. Kutaisi is the second largest and most important city in Imereti, Western Georgia. The first mention of him in historical documents refers to the VI-III centuries. This city is proud of the fact that for almost one and a half centuries, since 978, was the capital of Georgia. Excursion around the city of Kutaisi is the center of the Imereti region, the second largest city in Georgia. We will visit the Bagrati monastery, Motsameta, Gelati - the centers of spiritual and scientific life of the Middle Ages, the burial vault of Georgian kings.
Further, a visit to the Motsamet complex is a sacred place where wishes come true. The holy brothers gave their lives for the Christian religion. You can get under their relics and your desires will certainly come true !!! Motsameta is known for its monastery erected on the site of the execution of Georgian princes David and Konstantin Mkheidze, who were taken prisoner after the defeat in the battle against a large Muslim army. They were executed, because Refused to accept Islam and subsequently they were given the status of saints. The monastery is small, but very beautiful. The mosque is a monument of Georgian architecture.
Stop at the pass for lunch (for extra charge) in one of the local restaurants (15USD).
Hotel accommodation. Recreation. Overnight at hotel in Kutaisi
Uplistsikhe-Mtskheta-Jvari-degustation-master class of Georgian cuisine-national show program-songs and dances with sabers!
Release of rooms.
Breakfast at the hotel. Crossing the Ricot Pass. The beauty of the region is amazing!
Visiting the cave town Uplistsikhe (for additional payment -4 USD).
Excursion around Mtskheta:
"Mtskheta" is the oldest city, the first capital of Georgia, the soul of this amazing country. Here you will have the opportunity to get acquainted with: Cathedral "Svetitskhoveli" (XI century). He, the cathedral of the 12 apostles. At the base of it lies the Chiton of the Lord. Thanks to this shrine Mtskheta is called "the second Jerusalem".
We will rise to the monastery of Jvari (V in), from where a beautiful panorama of the ancient capital opens (in Jerusalem there is a church with the same name). According to legend, this temple was erected over the exuding fragrant oil (miro) on the bottom of that cedar, under which the educator of Georgia, Saint Nino, prayed. At the bottom at the foot of the noise of Kura and Aragvi - the two most famous rivers in Georgia. And opposite is the extensive panorama of Mtskheta. On the windy slopes of Jvari grows a tree of desires, on which pilgrims tie ribbons, making wishes.
(For additional payment). Transfer to the Georgian village, where you will be cordially greeted and treated with home-cooked meals, learn how to cook khachapuri and "Georgian snickers" - churchkhelu (master class of Georgian cuisine), taste homemade wine and Georgian vodka - chacha. The taster himself is a historian and winemaker, and during the tasting he will tell you the whole history of grape culture and wine production in Georgia.
Lunch here with lessons of Georgian national cuisine (additional fee 25USD).
Arrival in Tbilisi.
In the evening, the national show program with dinner in the Georgian restaurant (for an additional fee of 25 USD), where you will have the opportunity to taste Georgian dishes, drink traditional wine and most importantly enjoy the show program! Georgian folk songs and dances are as diverse as the nature of Georgia and the way of life of the Georgian people. A multi-voiced Georgian song and full of grace and temperament, Georgian dances are highly artistic and realistic reflections of the people's thoughts and feelings. Hotel accommodation. Overnight at hotel in Tbilisi
Excursion to Kakheti, Bodbe and Sighnaghi
Breakfast. Today you will learn everything about the native land of Georgian winemaking and hospitality. Kakheti is comfortably located in the east of Georgia.
An excursion to Kakheti is the land of vines and the birthplace of winemaking, because it is here that 500 varieties of grapes grow, of 2000 that exist in the world.
The first thing we will visit in Kakheti is the Tsinandali Museum (Entrance tickets - from 4 to 10 USD) The manor fascinated everyone with its "magic garden", and the palace, and the magnificent view that opens from here to the Alazani Valley.
We will stay at Sighnaghi, the city of love. This cozy city perfectly combined elements of southern Italian and Georgian architectural subtleties. A beautiful city of love, there live only 2000 people. The city of love, there works a registry office in which you can formalize your relationship at any time, so think about it! City Tour.
Visit the monastery and episcopal complex of St. George - the "Bodbe" nunnery. Here is the Basilica of St. Nino, and descended into its miraculous sources. You can make a wish that will necessarily come true (walking on foot for 30 minutes). Return to the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Tbilisi
Breakfast in the hotel.
Free time to buy Georgian souvenirs.
Transfer to the airport, departure
THE PRICE OF THE TOUR IS INCLUDED
THE COST OF THE TOUR IS NOT INCLUDED
* Transfer: Airport - Hotel - Airport
* Transport service throughout the tour according to the program
* Accommodation in the hotel of the chosen category on the basis of breakfast
* All tours of the tour program
* Escort of the Russian-speaking guide during the excursions
* Personal expenses
* Dinners and dinners outside the program
* Medical insurance
* Farewell dinner
* Entrance tickets to museums
* Tickets for cable cars
* The prices quoted may vary according to the dollar exchange rate at the time of booking
* These hotels can be replaced by similar ones.
* The company reserves the right to change the excursion days and the sequence of tourist sites.
* The company is not liable for damage caused in case of force majeure, natural disasters, unforeseen delays on roads and the like.