Visit - Bagrati Cathedral named after Bagrat III, the first king of united Georgia, the beautiful Cathedral is a well-preserved complex, with wonderful mosaics and wall paintings. The cathedral and monastery represent the flowering of medieval architecture in Georgia.
Gelati - the greatest monastery cathedral of Georgian culture “Golden Age” (XII c.); here at the main entrance is the grave of David the Builder. The king wanted to be buried in a place where all people coming to the monastery would step on his grave.
“Prometheus" cave is one of the richest caves of Europe. It is characterized by the variety of underground rivers and beautiful landscapes. Walking route for tourists is 1060 m. near the main entrance about 60metres long there is a lake. The cave itself is very breathtaking with its specious architectural halls, which are 16 of them and each one is distinct by scales and unsurpassed shape. Prometheus cave is one of the richest with its space, variety and underground rivers and landscape.
Visit Nikortsminda Temple is the church of XVIII c with unique façade decorations and contains many examples of old Georgian script.
Lunch and wine tasting in ‘Khvanchkara’ wine company;
Drive to Gebi.
Overnight in Oni.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Drive to Adjara region;
On the way visit Lake Shaori.
After lunch proceed to Batumi;
Accommodation at the hotel in Batumi;
Walk on the night parkway; (on demand)
Overnight at the hotel in Batumi.
Breakfast at the hotel
Visit Sarpi the border between Georgia and Turkey;
Swimming in sea;
Gonio Fortress - the Fortress of Antique Age (I-II cc. AD) a real paradise for the lovers of historical and cultural antiquities. Former strategic politic economic and cultural centre of the eastern roman border, the place of burial of one of the apostles of Christ-Margata in Apsarosy.
Lunch and drive to Tbilisi.
On the way visit Jvari - the unique paragon of Architecture and landscape mixture – the church of VI-VII ccs;
Svetitskhoveli - the greatest church in Georgia and the unique masterpiece of Architectural art;
Samtavro - St. Niño’s chapel of IV c. and the ancient nunnery;
Accommodation at the hotel in Tbilisi
Breakfast at the hotel
Visit Ikalto - the church-chapels of VI-XIII cc. and the greatest Academy of X-XIII cc;
Old and New Shuamta - The Architecturally completely different two monastery complex (V-XVI cc.);
After lunch Tsinandali - Prince Al. Chavchavadze`s residence with unique wine collection and beautiful English park located in the village well-known for its vine species; wine tasting.
Signaghi - can be called as a pearl of Kakheti, it has unique architecture and charming environment; “City of Love”
Return to Tbilisi.
Overnight in Tbilisi
Meeting at the airport, Transfer to the Hotel
Sameba - The cathedral of XX c.
The church of XIII c. located on the bank of the river Mtkvari in the old city;
Straddling the Mtkvari River is an arresting new pedestrian bridge “Bridge of Piece” courtesy of Italian architect Michel De Lucchi- the structure composed of glass and iron with a 150 m canopy roof connecting Old Tbilisi with a new recreational park on Rike.
The unusual novelty on the background of Old Tbilisi near the Baratashvili Bridge is the biggest House of Justice in the world built by famous Italian architect Massimiliano Fuksas
Abanotubani (Baths` district) - The Asian-type coloring baths built on the hot sulfur springs-all the bath are below the ground level and are overlapped by semicircular domes and are naturally lit via glass lantern over the cupola
Thone – Georgian bakery with the mouthwatering flavors of Georgian bread;
Walk along Chardin Street a very narrow and short, it is named after a French explorer Jan Chardin who visited Tbilisi in 1663. It’s a great way to wander around the local art galleries and souvenir shops with a chance to refuel in one of the area’s many cafes.
Sioni – The former Cathedral of VI-XIII cc. with the wall painting of XIX-XX cc;
Anchiskhati - The ancient basilica of the VI c. in the old city;
Bombora - Mtatsminda Park amusement entertainment Centre by a rail lift (on demand)
Lunch (on demand)
Drive to Shida Kartli - Gori.
Uplistsikhe - the Pagan and Medieval town carved in the volcanic rock;
Drive to Imereti region in Kutaisi
Transfer to the airport.
Tour package costs:
Commissionable Prices for the tourist Companies
15% commission for tourist companies
Prices are given in USD per person
OUR PRICE INCLUDE (PER PERSON):
1. Hotel accommodation in Kutaisi , in Batumi and in Oni
2. Board meal plan
3. Full transportation and transfers 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 PRICE 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