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Arrival in Tbilisi
Drive to Kakheti region – the Wine Motherland
Monastery of Bodbe - the monastery complex erected on the grave of St. Nino;
Sighnaghi - old fortified royal city in Kakheti – the city of Love;
Architecture is very similar to old Tbilisi;
Church of all holiness of Gurjaani - the only two-domed church in Georgia (VIII c.);
Lunch with Kakhetian cuisine (Khashlama, boiled hen, Tkemali and of course, Kakhetian wine)
Kvareli Wine Factory– wine tasting
Gremi - Royal-town of Feudal Age (XVI c.);
Feast with Kakhetian cuisine and wine, Tamada (toastmaster) and Georgian polyphonic songs.
Overnight in Kakheti
Breakfast at the hotel
Dzveli and Akhali Shuamta - Architecturally completely different two monastery complexes (V-XVI cc.)
Alaverdi – Medieval most sacred of Kakheti, one of the tallest structures (75m) of that time;
Ikalto – Monastery complex (VI в.) and the greatest Ikalto Academy (X-XIIIcc.) founded by Saint Zenon one of the 13 Syrian Fathers;
Tsinandali – Prince Al. Chavchavadze`s residence with unique wine collection and beautiful English park. Wine tasting.
Lunch with Kakhetian cuisine (chakapuli, shashlik of pig, Sheat-fish in kindzmari gravy)
Departure to Tbilisi
Farewell Feast in the restaurant with national cuisine and Falk-show
Overnight in Tbilisi
Breakfast at the hotel
Tbilisi sightseeing tour in the old city:
Sameba - The cathedral of XX c.
Metekhi - The magnificent church of XIII c. Located on the bank of the river Mtkvari in the old city;
Going up Narikala Fortress by a cable lift;
Contemporary Bridge of Piece built with the most complex construction.
Abanotubani (Baths’ district) – The Asian-type coloring baths built on the hot sulfur springs; trying the bath is optional and costs 10$.
Thone - Georgian bakery- taste the delicious flavor of Georgian bread;
Walk along Shardeny Street – visit enamel gallery and caravansary;
Bombora - Mtatsminda Park amusement entertainment Centre by a rail lift (on demand)
Lunch (on demand)
Drive to Shida (Inner) Kartli; visit the ancient town-museum - Mtskheta:
Jvari - the unique paragon of Architecture and landscape mixture – the church of VI-VII cc;
Svetitskhoveli - the greatest church in Georgia and the unique masterpiece of Architectural art;
Lunch with Tbilisi city cuisine (Tolma with matsoni, kababi with lavashi, khachapuri with Georgian beer and wine)
Departure to the Airport
OUR TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:
1. Accommodation in Tbilisi, Kakheti,
2. Board meal plan,
3. Full transportation in Georgia as specified in itinerary,
4. All European speaking guide - interpreter service,
5. Entrance fees to museums and sightseeing destinations,
6. Local taxes.
OUR TOUR PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
2. Visa for Georgia entry,
4. Personal expenses (telephone, mini-bar, laundry, etc.),
5. Alcoholic drinks,
6. Additional tours and transfers not included in the itinerary.