TOUR 2. HIDDEN GEMS OF GEORGIA
Route: Tbilisi – Mtskheta – Borjomi – Kutaisi – Zugdidi – Svaneti – Kutaisi – Tbilisi
Duration: 12 days
Tour Code: GEO2HG
Explore the hidden gems of Georgia, both natural and man-made. This tour is perfect for the adventurous traveler looking to see Georgia’s waterfalls, caves, nature reserves as well as its historic monuments like the Holy Trinity Cathedral and the Rabati Castle. Mineral water, wine, and food tastings are included as part of this tour. A culinary master class is an optional addition.
Day 1. Arrive in Tbilisi. Hotel accommodation. Sightseeing tour in the modern center of Tbilisi.
Day 2. Sightseeing tour in Old Tbilisi.
Day 3. Sightseeing tour. Hotel accommodation in Gergeti village. The Gurman tour - an optional addition.
Day 4. Travel from Gergeti Village to Gveleti Waterfall and the Juta village. Travel back to Mtskheta.
Day 5. Travel from Mtskheta to Borjomi Mineral Water Park. Mineral water tasting. Sightseeing tour in Akhaltsikhe.
Day 6. Travel from Akhaltsikhe to Vardzia, the cave-palace-monastery. Stay at Village Likani overnight.
Day 7. Travel from Likani to Kutaisi. Stop at Makatubani village. Kutaisi Bazari (market) and the Prometheus Cave.
Day 8. Sightseeing tour at the Okatse Canyon and Winery Ojaleshi Degustation. Travel to Zugdidi.
Day 9. Travel from Zugdidi to Mestia. Enguri Reservoir, Museum of History and Ethnography, and Hatsvali Ski resort.
Day 10. Travel to Tetnuldi Ski Resort and the Ushguli village which is a UNESCO world heritage site.
Day 11. Sightseeing tour in Sataplia Cave and Park. Sightseeing tour in Kutaisi after lunch.
Day 12. Travel back to Tbilisi. Hotel accommodation. Sightseeing tour or requested activities. Depart from Tbilisi.