Overnight in Tbilisi - Arrival at the Tbilisi International Airport. You will be welcomed by the tour guide and then transferred to your hotel in Tbilisi. Check-in at the hotel.Free time.
Tbilisi is the capital and largest city of Georgia, lying on the banks of the MtkvariRiver. Founded in the 5th century by the monarch of Georgia Tbilisi has since served, with intermissions, as the capital of various Georgian kingdoms and republics.
Overnight in Tbilisi / DEP 10:30
- RET 16:30 - Tbilisi city tour :Breakfast at the hotel.11:00 - Tbilisi city tour. Excursion program: Puppet Theatre, Anchiskhati Church, Bridge of Peace, Rike Park, Narikala Fortress, Old Town, Waterfall Leghvtakhevi, Abanotubani (literally “Bath District”), Heydar Aliev Park, Freedom Square, Rustaveli Avenue, Turtle lake.
Overnight in Tbilisi / Dep 10:00 - RET 17:00 - Mtskheta city tour & Jvary monastery : Breakfast at the hotel. 11:00 – Mtskheta city tour. Excursion program:Jvari monastery (Cross) templeof 6th century situated near the merge of rivers Mtkvari and Aragvi, Cathedral Svetitskhoveli of the 9th century, walking through old streets of Mtskheta, visit to the souvenir market, on the way back to Tbilisi visit to one of the largest shopping mall of Georgia “Tbilisi Mall”, free time for dinner in the afternoon, transfer back to the hotel in Tbilisi.
Overnight in Sno / DEP 10:30 - ARR 17:00 - Ananuri-Gudauri tour : Breakfast at the hotel. Check out. 10:30 – Ananuri-Gudauri tour. Excursion program:Zhinvali Water Reservoir, Ananuri fortress, Gudauri ski resort, Sno – village near Kazbegi.Ananuriis a castle complex on the Aragvi River in Georgia, about 45 miles (72 kilometres) from Tbilisi. Ananuri was a castle and seat of the eristavis (Dukes) of Aragvi, a feudal dynasty which ruled the area from the 13th century. The castle was the scene of numerous battles.In 1739, Ananuri was attacked by forces from a rival duchy, commanded by Shanshe of Ksani and was set on fire. The Aragvi clan was massacred. However, four years later, the local peasants revolted against rule by the Shamshe, killing the usurpers and inviting King Teimuraz II to rule directly over them. However, in 1746, King Teimuraz was forced to suppress another peasant uprising, with the help of King Erekle II of Kakheti. The fortress remained in use until the beginning of the 19th century. In 2007, the complex has been on the tentative list for inclusion into the UNESCO World Heritage Site program.Gudauri is a ski resort located on the south-facing plateau of The Greater Caucasus Mountain Range in Georgia. The resort is situated in the Stepantsminda District, along the Georgian Military Highway near the Cross Pass, at an elevation of 2,200 meters (7,200 ft.) above sea level with skiable area enjoying maximum exposure to the sun. Gudauri lies 120 km (75 mi) to the north of the capital Tbilisi and two hours drive from the Tbilisi International Airport or even a short helicopter flight from the capital. The resort offers high quality skiing opportunities. The slopes of Gudauri are completely above the tree line and are best for free-riders and are generally considered to be avalanche-safe. The ski season lasts from December to April. Heliskiing is also available throughout the season.
Sno – Village near Kazbegi. Check-n at the hotel, free time to rest.
Overnight in Sno / DEP 12:00 - ARR 17:30 - Stepantsminda and Gveleti waterfalls :Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion program:Stepantsminda is a small town in the Mtskheta-Mtianeti region of north-eastern Georgia. Historically and ethnographically, the town is part of the Khevi province. It is the center of the Kazbegi Municipality.Gveleti Waterfalls tour with special Delica cars.Transfer back to hotel.
Overnight in Tbilisi / DEP 12:00 - ARR 16:30 - Transfer to Tbilisi: : Breakfast at the hotel. 12:00 – check out from rooms, transfer to Tbilisi.On the way to Tbilisi we will visit Tbilisi Mall (1 hour and half).Arrival to hotel, check in, free time.
Overnight in Tbilisi / DEP 10:30 - RET 16:30- Uplistsikhe Cave city tour : Breakfast at the hotel. 10:30 – transfer to Uplistsikhe cave city. Uplistsikhe cave city(literally, «the lord’s fortress») – which is an ancient rock-hewn town in eastern Georgia, some 10 kilometers east of the town of Gori, Shida Kartli. Uplistsikhe is identified by archaeologists as one of the oldest urban settlements in Georgia. Strategically located in the heartland of ancient kingdom of Kartli (or Iberia as it was known to the Classical authors), it emerged as a major political and religious center of the country. The town’s age and importance led medieval Georgian written tradition to ascribe its foundation to the mythical Uplos, son of Mtskhetos, and grandson of Kartlos.