Ananuri, Georgia

$1,500.00

Overview

Spend 8 unforgettable days exploring Georgia, from picturesque landscapes to rich history.
On this journey we’ll travel from East to West discovering Georgia’s most popular tourist attractions.
We’ll start in Tbilisi, the buzzing capital where old meeting new adds to the already inviting character of the city a unique flare. You’ll roam narrow streets, encounter numerous churches from every century, discover hidden architectural gems and take the ropeway to Narikala Fortress, where you can enjoy the mesmerizing views of Tbilisi Old Town and Mtkvari river below. In the holy city of Mtskheta we’ll follow in the footsteps of pilgrims. We’ll explore two most important churches in Georgia, Svetitskhoveli, the birthplace of christianity, and Jvari, a 6th monastery built on a hill overlooking the very spot where the two Aragvi rivers meet.
In Gori we’ll visit Stalin Museum and have an intimate look into the childhood of one of the most fearful leaders of the 20th century who was born here. Uplistsikhe, the rock hewn wonder in the west will mesmerize with its timeless demeanor.
Overlooking green valleys and fruitful vineyards, Alaverdi Monastery will welcome us in Kakheti.
Telavi, a city buzzing with culture will provide you with entertainment such as art museums, castles, and a theater. Walking the narrow cobbled streets, enjoying the wood carved balconies might turn even the most heartless into romantics. Stepping foot into Tsinandali Estate you’ll be instantly immersed in the world of Georgian winemaking. This historic winery is where Prince Alexander Chavchavadze combined European and centuries-long Georgian wine making traditions and bottled Gerogian wine for the first time in the 19th century. In Sighnaghi you’ll suddenly find yourself in Italy – narrow cobbled streets with colourful traditional houses and some more of that delicious Kakhetian wine! On our way to Gudauri resort we’ll stop in Ananuri to explore the 16th century fortress and enjoy the views of Aragvi river. If we are lucky and the skies above Kazbegi are clear, we’ll be greeted by the ageless Gergeti Trinity Church situated at 2200 meters above the sea level.
Travelling west we’ll catch our breath in Kutaisi, the second largest city in the country. Packed with attractions and activities Kutaisi is one of the most popular places to visit in Georgia;
both Bagrati and Gelati churches are protected under the UNESCO world heritage act.
We’ll head to Sataplia In search of dinosaur footprints and take an unforgettable walk through the Prometheus caves exploring thousands of stalactites and stalagmites that have accumulated here throughout the centuries. On our last day we’ll travel back to Tbilisi and deliver you to the airport.

Transfer

Our experienced drivers and comfortable cars will ensure your safe journey from/to the airport.

Accommodation

Spend a relaxing night at a comfortable hotel or guesthouse.

Traditional cuisine

Taste the explosion of flavours that make Georgian cuisine so special.

Great outdoors

Revel in the unique beauty of Georgian nature.

This tour includes

  • Overnight stay at a 3/4 star hotel
  • High class driving professional
  • Museum tickets
  • Free WiFi
  • Refreshing beverages
  • Wine/Chacha tasting
  • Certified tour guide
  • 10% discount code for your next trip with Tour Guide Georgia

This tour doesn't include

  • Child car chairs
  • Dinner with Georgian show program
  • Photographer
Size of a group Price per person Group Discount %
2 people $300 0%
3-6 people $240 20%
7-11 people $210 30%
12+people $195 35%
The price will be automatically discounted when you select the number of people. 

Itinerary

Our drivers will pick you up from the airport and drive you to the hotel.
Depending on the time of your arrival, you'll be welcomed by a traditional lunch or a dinner with Georgian entertainment program.
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Overnight stay in Tbilisi.
Hotel pickup at 11 AM.
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METEKHI CHURCH
Metekhi is a historic neighbourhood of Tbilisi, Georgia, located on the elevated cliff that overlooks the Mtkvari river.

ABANOTUBANI & SULFUR BATHS
Abanotubani is the ancient district of Tbilisi, Georgia, known for its sulfuric baths that date back to the 5th century. This is the place, where according to a legend the King of Iberia, Vakhtang Gorgasali’s falcon fell, leading to the discovery of the hot springs and, subsequently, to the founding of Tbilisi.

ROPEWAY TO NARIKALA FORTRESS
Narikala is an ancient (6th century) fortress overlooking the Tbilisi old town and Mtkvari river.

SAMEBA HOLY TRINITY
The Holy Trinity Cathedral, commonly known as ‘Sameba’ has been serving as the main cathedral of the Georgian Orthodox Church ever since its completion in 2004.

LEGVTAKHEVI WATERFALL
Tucked away just behind the famous Sulfur Bats, Legvtakhevi and it’s waterfall offers a picturesque chunk of nature right in the middle of the city.

SHARDENI & EREKLE II STREETS
The busy Shardeni street, named after the French jeweller Jean Chardin, runs through the historic heart of Tbilisi. It used to be the commercial hub of the city and to this day remains the centre of its cultural and social life.

SIONI CATHEDRAL
The Sioni Cathedral of the Dormition is a Georgian Orthodox cathedral in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia.

PEACE BRIDGE
The Bridge of Peace is a bow-shaped pedestrian bridge that connects the two banks of river Mtkvari. Made predominantly out of steel and glass and illuminated with numerous LEDs it’s one of the most visited contemporary structures in Tbilisi.

TRADITIONAL DINNER
On our way to Mtskheta, we’ll stop to recharge at a local restaurant serving a variety of delicious local foods and rich wines.

CASINO NIGHT
In the evening you’ll get a chance to try your luck in one of Tbilisi’s famous casinos.
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Overnight accommodation in Tbilisi.
Hotel pickup after breakfast.
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THE CITY OF MTSKHETA
Mtskheta is a city in Mtskheta-Mtianeti province of Georgia. One of the oldest cities of Georgia. The "Historical Monuments of Mtskheta" became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. It’s home to the most famous church in Georgia - Svetitskhoveli.

JVARI MONASTERY
Jvari Monastery is a 6th-century Georgian Orthodox monastery overlooking Mtskheta and the junction of Aragvi and Mtkvari rivers.

STALIN MUSEUM
The Joseph Stalin Museum offers an intimate look into the leader’s life, who was born in Gori.

UPLISTSIKHE
At the age of 3000 years, the rock-hewn town of Uplistsikhe still maintains an impressive string of admirers.
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Overnight accommodation in Tbilisi.
Hotel pickup after breakfast.
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GOMBORI PASS
Spectacular nature and small Georgian villages left and right will turn the drive to Kakheti into an unforgettable journey through unique Georgia's scenery. The pass itself peaks at 1620 meters above sea level.

ALAVERDI MONASTERY
Alaverdi Monastery is a Georgian Eastern Orthodox monastery.
While parts of the monastery date back to the 6th century, the present-day cathedral was built in the 11th century by Kvirike III of Kakheti, replacing an older church of St. George.

TELAVI
Telavi is the main city in the province of Kakheti and one of the main players on the local wine scene. In addition to its century-long winemaking tradition, the city is famously the cultural hub of the region hosting many interesting events throughout the year including the famous Telavi International Music Festival.

ILIA LAKE
Named after the famous Georgian writer of the 20t century Ilia Chavcahavadze this man-made lake is an enjoyable resting spot near Kvareli town.

TSINANDALI MUSEUM & HISTORIC WINERY
Tsinandali is a village in Kakheti, Georgia, noted for the estate and its historic winery which once belonged to the 19th-century aristocratic poet Alexander Chavchavadze (1786–1846). It was here that Georgian wine was bottled for the first time.

SIGHNAGHI
Sighnaghi, also known as the city of love, is a town in Georgia's easternmost region of Kakheti. Settled since the Paleolithic period, nowadays it has become a popular weekend getaway for many Georgians and a beloved destination for tourists. The narrow cobbled streets and the characteristically Georgian houses with their wooden balconies and vivid facades look like something out of a fairytale. No surprise Sighnaghi has become one of the top locations for destination weddings.

WINE TASTING
We’ll stop at one of the local cellars to try various wines from the grape rich Kakheti region.
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Overnight accommodation in Telavi.
Hotel pickup after breakfast.
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ZHINVALI WATER RESERVOIR
Zhinvali water reservoir is the main source of drinking water for half of Tbilisi’s population. Thanks to its perfect blue surface and the vivid autumn colours it’s a beloved spot for landscape photography.

ANANURI FORTRESS
Ananuri fortress is a castle complex that dates back to the 13th century. It used to be the seat of the eristavis (Dukes) of Aragvi.

GUDAURI SKI RESORT
Gudauri is a mountain resort located on the south-facing plateau of The Greater Caucasus Mountain Range. During the last 10 years it has become a beloved destination of many skiers worldwide and the main attraction for Georgia’s winter tourism.

LUNCH
A traditionally prepared meal at a local restaurant will give you the needed boost before we get climbing!

GERGETI TRINITY CHURCH
Situated under the Mount Kazbegi at the elevation of 2170 meters, Gergeti Trinity Church is the highest church in Georgia. From there, the 360-degree view of the foggy Caucasus mountain range will leave you speechless.

DINNER
Back in Kazbegi, we’ll have a chance to taste even more traditional dishes at a local restaurant.
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Overnight accommodation in Kazbegi.

Hotel pickup and departure to Kutaisi after breakfast.
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BAGRATI CATHEDRAL
This 11th-century cathedral in the city of Kutaisi, in Imereti region of Georgia, is a noted masterpiece of the medieval Georgian architecture. It suffered heavy damage throughout centuries and was reconstructed to its present state through a gradual process starting in the 1950s, with major conservation works concluding in 2012.

GELATI MONASTERY COMPLEX
Gelati is a medieval monastic complex near Kutaisi, in the Imereti region of western Georgia. A masterpiece of the Georgian Golden Age, Gelati was founded in 1106 by King David IV of Georgia and is recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site
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Overnight accommodation in Kutaisi.
Hotel pickup after breakfast.
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SATAPLIA NATURE RESERVE
Sataplia, Georgian for ‘place of honey’, is a protected area and tourist attraction in Akhmeta Municipality In Imereti region of Georgia. It’s named after the local tradition of collecting honey from the bees that inhabit the mountain’s southern slope. Here you can see footprints of dinosaurs, cave and ancient plants together.

PROMETHEUS CAVE
Prometheus Cave is the largest cave in Georgia and a favourite tourist destination. The total length of the cave is about 11 km, of which 1060 meters are open to visitors. It’s surrounded by a 3km long specifically designed landscape area making the cave structure easier to navigate and enjoy.
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Overnight accommodation in Kutaisi.
After a busy week full of unforgettable adventures we'll get back on the road to where we started - Tbilisi.
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Transfer to the airport.

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Tour type: Daily Tour
Duration: 8 days
Maximum number of people: Unlimited
Location: Prometheus Cave, Sataplia Cave, Kutaisi, Bagrati Cathedral, Gelati Monastery, Gudauri Ski Resort, Kazbegi, gergeti trinity church, Ananuri, Mtskheta, Gori, Racha Lechkhumi, Nikortsminda, Telavi, Alaverdi Monastery, Sighnaghi, Tbilisi
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Cancellation policy

Cancellation within 10 Day(s) before the date of arrival 50% will be charged.

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