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Highlights of Georgia
Group Tour to Georgia
7 days, 6 nights from 968.1 £ exl flights
Georgia is an amazing, welcoming country lying in the Caucasus between the Black and Caspian seas. It boasts awe-inspiring mountains, blue seas, delitious food and wines and stunning historical and cultural monuments recognised as UNESCO World Heriatge Sites. If you are after a relaxing holiday filled with great cuisine, sunshine and culture and history, Geogia is a country for you. On our group tour you will visit such great highlights of the country as Tbilisi (the gorgeous capital), Telavi ( the wine-producing gem), Gremi (the architectural complex created in the 16th century); try excellent Georgian wines, taste traditional Georgian cuisine and more!
- Introduction to your journey
- Tour Itinerary
- Departures and Prices
- What's Included
TBILISI • TELAVI • TSINANDALI • GREMI • KVARELI • SIGHNAGHI • BODBE • MTSKHETA • ANANURI • KAZBEGI • GORI • UPLISTSIKHE
Highlights of the tour:
HIGHLIGHTS OF GEORGIA TOUR
DAY 1, ARRIVAL IN TBILISI
On arrival in Georgia you will be met at the airport and transferred to the hotel. Spend the rest of the day relaxing after your flight.
DAY 2, TBILISI - TELAVI - GREMI - KHAREBA WINERY - AKHASHENI
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel before meeting your guide and setting off for Kakheti. Kakheti is a picturesque region located in the Eastern part of Georgia. It is known for its winegrowing and winemaking traditions. On the way you will be able to enjoy the beautiful views of the Gombori pass and make a few stops in the most scenic places of the region. Tevali is one of them. Here you will have a short walk with a visit to the local market with fresh fruit, vegetables, cheeses and sweets made of dry fruit. Your next stop will be at the 16th-century architectural monument - Gremi, which used to be the royal residence and the capital of Kakheti Kingdom. Gremi Castle still remains one of the most visited attractions of the region. In the afternoon you will arrive in ‘Khareba’ winery where you will enjoy a tour of the winery and wine tasting. By 6pm you will reach your final destination of the day - Akhasheni Wine Resort. The place is surrounded by charming vineyards with awe-inspiring views of the Caucasus Mountains.
DAY 3, AKHASHENI - SIGHNAGHI - BODBE - TBILISI
Spend this morning exploring independently before we set off for Sighnaghi Royal Town in the afternoon. The town used to be located on the crossroads of the Silk Road and is surrounded by the defensive walls with 23 towers.
Later today we will make our way to Bodbe Convent. According to legends, St Nino, who converted Georgia to Christianity in the 4th century, is burried there. Reach Tbilisi by 9pm and enjoy your free time in this vibrant capital.
DAY 4, TBILISI
Enjoy the city tour of Tbilisi in the morning. You will see Metekhi Church, the monument to Vakhtang Gorgasali (the founder of Tbilisi), Narikala Fortress (to appreciate the panoramic views of the city), Sioni Cathedral, Anchiskhati Basilica, the clock tower of famous Rezo Gabriadze Theatre, and the Bridge of Peace, which leads to the Rike Park. Amble along the district of sulphur bath houses and pass by the only mosque in Tbilisi. Explore the Sharden area with its narrow streets, cozy welcoming cafes, bars which offer wine tasting, and souveneir shops. In the evening try delicious traditional Georgian cuisine at the local restaurant.
DAY 5, TBILISI - JVARI - ANANURI - KAZBEGI - GUDAURI
Today you will have a chance to explore the North of Georgia. You will visit Jvari Church, an architectural masterpiece of the Early Middle Ages located between the picturesque Aragvi and Mtkvari Rivers. Discover the history of the Ananuri complex, a former residence of Argveti Dukes, featuring churches and towersbuilt during the 16-17th centuries. Enjoy the views of the Cross pass with a short stop at Soviet-time “People’s Friendship” mountain view point. Later today you will also visit Gergeti Holy Trinity Church at an altitude of 2170 m!
DAY 6, GUDAURI - GORI - UPLISTSIKHE - MTSKHETA - TBILISI
After breakfast set off for the Stalin Museum which features more than 60,000 artifacts for history enthusiasts. Explore the cave town Uplistsikhe known for its incomparable mixture of various styles of rock-cut cultures and the co-existence of pagan and Christian architecture. Stop by Mtskheta, one of the oldest towns of Georgia, as well as a cultural and religious center of the country with its Svetitskhoveli cathedral where the robe of Christ is kept. In the evening, return to Tbilisi.
DAY 7, DEPARTURE
After breakfast you driver will meet you at the hotel to transfer to the airport. We hope to see you again soon!
Please note that we reserve the right to change the hotels to similar hotels of the same standard and change the order of the excursions.
Small Group Tour to Georgia Departures and Prices
Please speak with us to get the best prices on flights added to your tour
We use live currency update, price may slightly fluctuate daily
IntoRussia Ltd reserves the right to change hotels to similar ones of the same standard and change the order of excursions
If you are a group and want to add extra days or excursions, or you are looking for more independence, contact our Destination Experts for a tailor-made package
Included in price:
• Transfers per programme
• Accommodation based on double/twin room sharing
• Sightseeing with local English-speaking guides
• Entrance tickets to the sights indicated in the programme
• Welcome dinner
• Wine tasting in Kakheti, Georgia
• Hotel charges for additional services
• Flights (please speak with us to get the best prices on flights added to your tour)
• Travel insurance