Tour “Local Tastes of Georgia”

Tour “Local Tastes of Georgia”

price from $450

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT TOUR

This group tour is an amazing opportunity for first timers and for those who are eager to find out about Tbilisi and Georgia.  The tour includes special and popular sightseeings of Tbilisi, Mtskheta, Kakheti region.

PRICE: 495 USD PER PERSON.

Price includes:

Transfer from/to the airport.
Accommodation 3 * hotel (in a double/twin room).
Comfortable transport.
Qualified Guide service.
The cost of these excursions on the tour.
Entrance tickets.

Price DO NOT include:

Wine-tasting at Sighnaghi (10 USD)
Georgian work shop (25 USD)
Dinner at Georgian restaurant with folklore Shaw (25 USD)

This tour takes 3-4 hours and most part is walking, so you will need comfortable shoes, sunglasses, umbrella (in case of rain) hat, etc.

ITINERARY

Day 1: Tbilisi

Arrival in Tbilisi. Transfer from airport.

Accommodation at the hotel.

Evening walk in Tbilisi.

Taking cable car to Narikala Fortress to enjoy breathtaking panoramic view of the city.

Visit Sulphur bath district and Legvtahevi.

Meydan – central area, which before was shopping area of the city and at the present time surrounded by cafe – bars.

Sharden area full of narrow streets with cozy cafés, wine tasting bars, souvenir shops.

After walking tour have dinner at Georgian restaurant with different kind of Georgian dishes and folklore show. The repertoire of the show program: Adjarian dance, “Mtiuluri”, “Rachuli” and Wedding Dance. Also, the program includes live music, Georgian pop songs and songs in the voices.

This is really a very exciting show!

The cost of 25 USD per person.

Day 3: Tbilisi – Mtskheta-Kutaisi

Departure towards to small town Mtskheta.

Monuments of Mtskheta are included in the UNESCO World Heritage.

Visiting an ancient monastery Jvari (VI century.) on the top of a hill.

Visit Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (1010-1029 gg.).

Have lunch at the local restaurant and try several tasteful dishes.

Return in Tbilisi.

Visit The clock tower of famous Rezo Gabriadze Pupet Theatre and Dry bridge  the most famous flea market in Georgia located at the bridge, which is more than 160 years old.

Overnight in Tbilisi.

Day 3: Ananuri-Kazbegi

Departure to castle Ananuri – Zhinvali lake.

Ananuri Fortress is located on the Georgian Military Highway, 70 km from Tbilisi.

 

Visit Stephantsminda. Departure to Gergetis Sameba (XIV century) Trinity Church Gergeti located at an altitude of 2170 at the foot of Mount Kazbek along the Georgian Military Road in the Georgian village Gergeti, directly above to the village Stepantsminda (Kazbegi).

Master-class of making Khinkali – a Georgian dumpling, which originated in the Georgian mountain regions. Varieties of khinkali spread from there across different parts of the Caucasus. The original recipe consists of minced meat and spices.

Overnight in Tbilisi.

 

Day 4: Gombori pass-Telavi-Tsinandali-Kvareli-Sighnagi

Departure to Kakheti – the wine region – through Gombori pass.

Visit Telavi – heart of Kakheti region – located on the Alazani valley. Visit agro market in Telavi with great walnuts, tasty Georgian Churchkhelas and wide variety of Georgian spices. 

Continue tour to Tsinandali museum with a decorative park.

In 1835 there was built one of the first in Georgia wine cellar, where are kept unique collection of wine from many countries (16 500 bottles).

Visit unique winery Khareba in Kvareli.

Winery and cellar are located in a tunnel of 7700 metres lenghs carved in the rock of the Caucasus Mountain Range.

The tunnel consists of two main parallel tunnels and 13 smaller perpendicular ones.

  

Degustation of wine and master class on baking Georgian bread and making Churchkhela – a traditional Georgian candle-shaped candy. The main ingredients are grape must, walnuts and flour.

Overnight in Sighnagi

Day 5: Bodbe – Sighnaghi

City tour in Sighnaghi – a small town on the Alazani Valley.

Master class of Georgian barbeque – Mtsvadi. (not included in the price, $ 15 per person).

Return in Tbilisi.

Transfer to the airport.

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