Dates: guaranteed departure each week all year round except 01 and 02 January
How to join the group: your arrival/departure should be Tbilisi or Kutaisi* airport and the best day is Sunday, but all other weekdays are also welcomed. If your flights are in middle of the week in this case Sunday will be the free day in Tbilisi.
Tour duration: 12 Days / 10 Nights
Price in shared triple room: 1220$ per person
Price in shared double/twin room: 1285$ per person
Price in single room: 2165$ per person
Day 1: Sunday - Arrival Day
Meeting at the airport and transfer to hotel in Tbilisi;
Day 2: Monday - Tbilisi old town walking tour
10:00 - Excursion starts from metro station Avlabari, visit Sameba cathedral and via Metekhi Church and the bridge continue to Abanotubani district famous with Sulphur baths, by cable car visit Narikala Fortress, walk at Sharden Street with lots of souvenir and gift shops; we will visit most important sights of the city: Sioni Cathedral and Anchiskhati basilica; Afterward via Freedom square we take a stroll along Rustaveli Avenue, the main street in Tbilisi, through the parliament building tour ends at Kashveti church.
Day 3: Tuesday – Kakheti, the land of wine
09:00 - Drive to fortified city of Sighnaghi and Bodbe Monastery. Continue to Telavi via A. Chavchavadze museum in Tsinandali. After a short walk at Telavi food market continue to famous Alaverdi cathedral, Ikalto Academy and Shuamta monastery complex; return to Tbilisi hotel via Gombori pass.
Day 4: Wednesday - Military Georgian Road across the Caucasus
09:00 - Visit Ananuri fortress, alpine ski resort Gudauri and via Cross Pass arrival in Stephantsminda, drive up to Gergeti Trinity Church with the beautiful views of Kazbegi mountain peak and the village. Return to Tbilisi.
Day 5: Thursday - Mtskheta and Gori
09:00 - City of Mtskheta: historical and architectural complex of Jvari, Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, Samtavro Convent. Continue visiting Uplistsikhe, Stalins birth place and Museum in Gori. Return to Tbilisi.
Day 6: Friday - Kutaisi tour
09:00 - Check out from Tbilisi hotel and drive to Georgias second large city Kutaisi; excursion in the old Town, visit Bagrati Temple, historic and architectural complex of Gelati and Motsameta monastery. Check in to Kutaisi hotel and have a diner there.
Day 7: Saturday - Okatse Canyons
09:00 - Depart to Okatse Canyons natural monument in Village Gorgi, which is deep and narrow ravine, in the vicinity of the river Okatse. Along the canyon could be found several waterfalls. Drive to Tbilisi and accommodation;
Day 8: Sunday - Lagodekhi – Border with Azerbaijan – Sheki, Azerbaijan
Cross the border to Azerbaijan. Transfer to Sheki. Overnight in Sheki. Hotel.
Day 9: Monday - Sheki – Shamakha – Baku
Sheki sightseeing tour. Visit to the local medieval fortress, Sheki Khans palace, local museum of history, local handicrafts workshop, and panoramic view of the town. Transfer to Baku via Muganly passing. Photo stops on the most beautiful places on the mountains. On the way visit to Diri Baba mausoleum in Maraza village, historical mosque Juma and mausoleum of Seven Domes – Yeddi Gumbez in Shamakha town. Arrival in Baku. Hotel.
Day 10: Tuesday - Baku & Absheron Peninsula
Baku sightseeing tour. Visit to Memory Alley – “Shehidler Khiyabany”, panoramic view of Baku city from the park. visit to medieval fortress of Old Baku - Icheri Sheher 15-17 c.c., Maiden Tower – 9 c., the Complex of Shirvan Shahs’ Palace -15 c. medieval CaravanSaray -15c., medieval Markets square, handmade carpets workshop art studio. After lunch visiting of Yanardag, Temple of Fire Worshippers – Ateshgah.
Day 11: Wednesday – Gobustan, Mud Volcanoes
Check out from hotel. Visit to Gobustan, mud volcanoes. After lunch time free time for shopping until transfer time to rail road station for Georgia departure. Train departures at 20:30.
Day 12: Thursday – Departure
Meet with Georgian representative at train station at 7:00 P.M. and transfer directly to Tbilisi airport for departure.
Price for 12 days package in shared triple room: 1220$ per person
Price for 12 days package in shared double/twin room: 1285$ per person
Price for 12 days package in single room: 2165$ per person
Airport picks up & drops off*
10 nights at tourist class hotels with breakfasts
Entrance fees and museum tickets
Cable car tickets
Jeep tour in Kazbegi
Wine tasting in Kakheti
Guide service (English or Russian)
Tour price does not include:
- Visa support for Azerbaijan: 25 USD per person. We’ll need passport copy in JPG format not exceed than 1 MB, 2 photos 3*4+ flight ticket & visa inquiry form in filled that I’ll send you. In 15 working days you’ll have your visas in e-form. On arrival stamp in your passport.
- Baku – Tbilisi night train ticket:
Place in common wagon - 25 USD per person
Place in Standard 4-personcabin - 45 USD per person
Place in 2 person SV cabin - 65 USD per person
*Kutaisi airport arrival / departures - additional fee is 20 GEL for transfer
Additional night at the hotel: $60 per room including breakfast and taxes
Rafting in Aragvi River (90 minutes): $45 per person including transfers
It is maximum of 14 persons limit per group. All listed departure dates are guaranteed if available seats are left.