On this 3 day journey through Samtskhe Javakheti region, we set out to explore some of the most monumental and momentous places to visit in Georgia. Explore the capital city Tbilisi, where old and new merge in all the unexpected ways, adding more flare to the already mysterious and inviting demeanour.
Visit the Mtskheta old town, UNESCO’s World Heritage Site since 1994, and its main attraction Svetitskhoveli, the “lifegiving pillar” upon which the first Christian church in Georgia was built. Enjoy the view of two powerful Aragvi rivers coming together as one from the rocky mountain where yet another impressive example of Georgian religious architecture – Jvari Monastery is situated. In Borjomi, you’ll get a chance to taste the world famous mineral water straight from the spring and revel in the beauty of the surrounding Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park. Rabati Castle and its mixed architecture will tell you enthralling stories of many wins and defeats. Stepping a foot inside the rock hewn Vardzia complex, you’ll travel back in time to and experience first hand how life was back then, unravelling the mysteries of life in the 12th century, everything from medieval sewer systems to hidden passages to ensure safe passage for the city’s most prominent inhabitants.
Our experienced drivers and comfortable cars will ensure your safe journey from/to the airport.
A good night’s sleep will give you the necessary strength for more adventure
Professional driving services
Sit back and enjoy the views while we do the driving for you
Taste the explosion of flavours that make Georgian cuisine so unique
Our driver will pick you up at the airport and drive you to the hotel.
Depending on the time of your arrival, you'll be welcomed with a traditional lunch or a dinner with Georgian entertainment program.
- Overnight stay in Tbilisi.
Pick up at the hotel at 10 AM.
- 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 a 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.
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.
The Sioni Cathedral of the Dormition is a Georgian Orthodox cathedral in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia.
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.
The Bridge of peace is a bow-shaped pedestrian bridge, a steel and glass construction illuminated with numerous LEDs, over the Kura River in downtown Tbilisi.
On our way to Mtskheta, we’ll stop at a local restaurant. You’ll have a chance to try a variety of delicious local foods and rich wines.
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 is a sixth-century Georgian Orthodox monastery overlooking Mtskheta and the junction of Aragvi and Mtkvari rivers.
- Tour ends at 8 PM.
Overnight stay in Tbilisi.
Hotel pickup after breakfast.
The city is noted for its mineral water industry (which is the number one export of Georgia), the Romanov summer palace in Likani, and the Nature-site Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park.
In Borjomi, well stop to have lunch at a restaurant and enjoy nature.
Founded in the 9th century under the name of Lomisa castle, Rabati Fortress has seen a lot of action defending Akhaltsikhe and surroundings from invasions. It was completely rebuilt but Ottomans in the 13th century.
Vardzia is a cave monastery site in southern Georgia, excavated from the slopes of the Erusheti Mountain on the left bank of the Kura River
Khertvisi fortress is one of the oldest and surviving fortresses in Georgia that date to the feudal period. The church was built in 985. The present walls are from 1354.
On our way back we’ll stop in Borjomi for more nourishment.
- Tour ends in Tbilisi at 21:30.
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If you are hesitant or need more information, please do call us immediately and we will make a booking for you over the phone.
Cancellation within 10 Day(s) before the date of arrival 20% will be charged.