Georgia 9days/8 nights with Svaneti. 100€ per day. Up to 6 people.
Language English, Russian
Price 100 EUR for excursion
Capacity Group of up to 5 people
Duration 1 week 2 days
Shaul Freirich’s team trip 1.06. – 9.06. 2014
1.06.2014 --Arrival at 22.40 and transfer for overnight to hotel Kopala , which is situiated in the hictorical district of Tbilisi ( opposite to metrostation Avlabar)
Day 1 2.06. Tbilisi tour. After breakfast we start at 10.00 a.m. Tbilisi sights: Sameba, Narikala, Mother of Georgia,Sulfur bath, Shardeni, Sinagogue, Sioni Church, Erekle II Street, Ashkenazi Sinagogue ,Peace bridge. Lunch around 1.00 p.m. After lunch visit Mckheta -ancient capital of Georgia and Cross monastery with it’s panoramic view on the confluence of Kura and Aragvi rivers . 8p.m. optional visit to Nabadi folk theatre.
There is a show of music, dance and songs about Georgian legends and culture awaits us.(21USD per person).
This is a private theatre and if the performance will cancelled, we go to Georgian restaurant Mill with national show program.Qvernight at Kopala hotel
Day 2 3.06.Tbilisi-Vardzia-Akhaltsikhe. After breakfast, we start at 9.o’clock and drive to Vardzia caves. On the way, we ‘ll see Paravani and Sagamo lakes. Crossing the bridge to overlook at Khertvisi fortress. Lunch.(10USD per person) with trout barbecue and local meskhetian red wine. Excursion(3 lari per person) to Vardzia caves. Visit 1 family home in Nijuri village, where they make local Chacha(Grappa).Visit Aspindza to see the statue of Shota Rustaveli.Drive to Akhaltsikhe . Overnight at Hotel Star. Parnavaz King St. 16
Day3 4.06.Akhaltsikhe-Borjomi -Kutaisi After breakfast at 9 o’clock visit old fortress Rabat, synagogue and old Jewish cemetery . Drive to Borjomi and walking in the park. Drive to Kutaisi. Visit Gelati monastery and Academy of 12 century , Overnight at Hotel Old Town Grishashvili St. 3/4
Day 4 5.06. Kutaisi-Zugdidi-Mestia. After breakfast at 9 o’clock we drive to Zugdidi and visit Dadiani palace (2 lari per person+ 5 lari to museum guide). Drive to Mestia along Enguri river, on the way stop at Jvari Dam.
Lunch. Arriving in Mestia around 6 p.m, Dinner and overnight at Tetnuldi hotel
Day 5 6.06. Mestia – Ushguli- Mestia. After breakfast at 9 .00 we drive to Ushguli by hired Mitsubishi Delica 4X4 (120 USD), crossing the villages Ipari and Kala. Lunch at local painter Temraz Nijaradze’s
family(10 USD per person)Vizit La Maria church from 10th century. Evening back to Mestia. Margiani house-museum. Dinner and overnight at Tetnuldi hotel.
Day 6 7.06.Mestia –Batumi. After breakfast drive to Batumi(in total-5 hours) Vizit Gonio fortress and botanical garden in Batumi. Batumi sightseengs/ Overnight in Batumi