DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN TBILISI AIRPORT
Arrival in Tbilisi Airport. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 2: TBILISI CITY TOUR
Breakfast at the hotel. Meet the guide in the lobby. Start Tbilisi City Tour: visit the main Christian Orthodox cathedral in Georgia Holy Trinity -“Sameba”, built in 21st c. Ride to Narikala Fortress 4th century AD by aerial cable car. The fortress used to serve as a main fortification and defended the city for centuries. Stroll down to Legvtakhevi, called also as “Fig Ravine”, a beautiful place with blooming plants, waterfall and a small river. Walk in park near Sulfur bathhouses, well-known for their healing powers. Spend leisure time on Shardeni street and it’s neighborhood: Meidan square is full of outdoor cafes, galleries and souvenir shops. Afterwards wecross the Bridge of Peace – a modern glass bridge in high-tech style, it’s nice place for photoshoot and getting good panoramic views of the city. Continue on Rustaveli Avenue to the National Museum of Georgia.The museum presents internationally significant collections of art and dynamic, changing exhibitions, which introduce the audiences the wonderful world of culture, science, art and education. The evidences of the oldest human existence in Eurasia are displayed together with magnificent Medieval Christian art, gold and silver jewelry from the ancient land of Colchis, spectacular modern and contemporary paintings of Georgian artists and masterpieces of the Oriental, Russian, Western, European and decorative arts. Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 3: TBILISI-MTSKHETA-GORI-UPLISTSIKHE-TBILISI
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Mtskheta. Located on the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Mtskheta had a very important strategic and economic advantages till late middle ages. The town used to be the capital of the Eastern Georgian kingdom of Iberia from the 4th c BC through the 5th c AD. Visit two UNESCO World Heritage sites: Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th c and Jvari monastery 6th c. Continue to Gori - a small city where we will visit Stalin's house-museum.
Explore Uplistsikhe - the most ancient caves dating back to 1st mill BC.
In the evening drive back to Tbilisi. Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 4: TBILISI-TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the Airport. Departure.
We require at least 48 hours to confirm your trip, after which booking is possible only upon direct confirmation from Georgian Venture Tours tour manager.
For last minute booking please, contact us
Professional Guide & Driver service
4 x Lunch
4 x 0.5 l. bottle of mineral water per person
All entrance fees per program
The tour is accompanied with English, Arabic, Turkish and Russian speaking live guide.