Georgia – Land of the Golden Fleece

Date: 2015-02-12

I Day
Meeting at Tbilisi international airport. Transfer, hotel acommodation . After breakfast city tour in capital of Georgia – Tbilisi: Metekhi (XII century) historic district, Kalaubani (the ancient settlement in Tbilisi), Narikala (the ancient fortress), Abanotubani (one of the oldest district), and The Sioni Cathedral of the Dormition (II part of the Vth century), Shardeni street, old mosque, Sinagoga, Sameba Orthodox Cathedral (was build in 1995-2004). In the evening dinner at restourant with Georgian traditional cusine.

II Day
After breakfast departure towards the West Georgia on road visite Mtskheta – the ancient capital of Georgia, where there are the monuments protected by UNESCO, you will see Jvari Monastery (VI century church), Svetitskhoveli (XI century monument), Turning to Gori (Gori is the administrative centre of inner Kartli), you will see different places of interest. Uplistsikhe (the ancient rock-hewn town), aiive in Kutaisi Hotel acommodiaton. Dinner at local restourant.

After breakfast sightseengs in  Kutaisi (Kutaisi is the second big city and it was the capital of Georgia for 992-1122). visit Gelati (XII-XIII centuries) - monastic complex of the XII century where the king David Aghmashenebeli (one of the most important monarchs of the history of Georgia) is buried. Bagrati Cathedral (X-XI), Motsameta Monastery (Monastery Complex) Lunch in Kutaisi, after visite  Sataplia nature reserve.  Hotel acommodation in Kutaisi.

IV Day
After breakfast departure to Svaneti, Mestia and acommodation at Guest house. After having some rest you will see the places of interest of Mestia, St George’s Church of Mestia (the end of XI century – beginning of XII century), historical and ethnographical museum. Dinner at hotel.
V Day
After breakfast visite Ushguli, see Chazjashi (the monument of the world inheritance of UNESCO), Lamaria Church, Archeology museum, winter and summer residence Castles of the Queen Tamar. Return to the hotel in Mestia, dinner at hotel.
VI Day
after breakfast visiting the cultural monuments of the village Latali, the village Becho – coming to the bottom of the glacier Ushba. You will taste different kinds of mineral waters, you will get pleasure from the wonderful sight of Caucasian ridge. Overnight in Becho at Guest house with dinner.

After Breakfast departure to Zugdidi, where you will see Dadiani Palace (where there are kept very important museum exponents), wonderful garden, Dinner at local restourant, depart for one of the most beautiful seaside city on the Black Sea coast – Batumi. On the way you will see Jikheti monastery complex (Lanchkhuti region), Poti, Paliastomi Lake (Protected territories of Kolkheti). Arrival in Batumi and settling at the hotel. Dinner at local restourant In the evening walking in the boulevard.

After breakfast depart for Mtsvane Kontskhi (Green Cape) and see wonderful botanical garden (it is built along the territory of 111 hectares and where there are unique plants). Then you will see Gonio Fortress (in Greek and Roman sources it is known as Apsarunti). You will also see archeology museum (there are kept unique exponents). Dinner at local restourant. Return to the hotel.

IX Day
After breakfast transfer to Batumi Airport for final Departure.

Tour Price for group of 16 persons:  Per Person 2460 GEL

Tour Package includes:

Hotel accommodation in Tbilisi - 1 nights
Hotel accommodation in Kutaisi - 2 nights
Guest house in Svaneti - 3 nights
Hotel accommodation in Batumi - 2 nights
Transfer Airport – Hotel – Airport, Private transportation during the tour, Breakfast at Hotels and Dinner at Local Restaurants, Guide Service, Tickets for entering Museums

Tour package not includes:

Air Tickets, Travel Insurance, Any personal expences.