A grand voyage into Georgia

    Georgia: a passage to the past with a modern vibe

    • Duration

      4 Days

    • Total Destinations

      1

    • Attractions

      15

    • Pkg Id

      0000151

    An exploration of Georgia’s most iconic sights brings you closer to the illustrious history of this charming country. Discover the ancient cities of Tbilisi and Mtskheta, important cities in Christian history, brimming with age-old churches, monasteries, and fortresses. Explore the ancient caves of Uplistsikhe and experience the magnificence of the Caucasus on the rolling hills of Kazbegi.

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    DAY 1
    Arrival in Tbilisi

    • Arrival in Tbilisi.
    • Transfer to the hotel.
    • Check-in at the hotel.
    • Meet your guide to start a sightseeing tour in the capital of Georgia.
    • Visit the National Museum of Fine Arts. The Museum houses the best-known samples of Georgian artwork.
    • We continue our tour with visiting Metekhi church (12th-13th centuries), cross cupola church, part of the Royal residential complex; Sulfur baths, favourite place of Tbilisi citizens and foreign guests.
    • Sioni Cathedral (7th -19th centuries); Anchiskhati Basilica and bell tower (6th -18th centuries).
    • Rustaveli Avenue and Freedom Square.
    • Overnight at the hotel.

    DAY 2
    Tbilisi - Mtskheta – Ananuri – Kazbegi

    • After breakfast, drive to Mtskheta, one of the oldest towns and the cultural and religious center of Georgia.
    • Mtskheta was the capital of the Eastern Georgian Kingdom of Iberia from the third century BC.
    • Visit Jvari Church, a true architectural masterpiece of the early Medieval Period built on a hilltop.
    • You will enjoy the views of the confluence of Aragvi and Mtkvari rivers.
    • Visit Svetitskhoveli, the main cathedral of Mtskheta and a sacred place where the robe of Christ is being kept.
    • Continue to Ananuri architectural complex, a former residence of Argveti Dukes.
    • The complex features churches and towers dating back to the 16-17th centuries, beautifully overlooking the Jinvali reservoir.
    • Next destination is Kazbegi, a small town with the views of Mount Kazbek (or Mkinvari) 5033m, the seventh highest peak in the Caucasus Mountains.
    • Reach Gergeti Holy Trinity Church located at an altitude of 2170m on 4WD vehicle.
    • Overnight at the hotel.

    DAY 3
    Kazbegi – Gori – Uplistsikhe – Tbilisi

    • In the morning, depart Kazbegi and drive to the city of Gori.
    • Explore the Stalin museum featuring original small house where he was born, and his personal armored wagon.
    • Continue to the cave town Uplistsikhe, dating back to Hellensitic period and notable for the unique combination of various styles of rock-cut cultures and the co-existence of pagan and Christian architecture.
    • Arrive in Tbilisi.
    • Overnight at the hotel.

    DAY 4
    Departure

    • Check-out from the hotel.
    • Free time until transfer to Tbilisi International Airport.
    • End of the tour.

    Top Attractions of A grand voyage into Georgia Tour

    Georgia: a passage to the past with a modern vibe

    Gori

    Gori is a city in eastern Georgia which serves as the regional capital of Shida Kartli and the centre of the homonymous administrative district. The name is from Georgian gora that is heap or hill.

    Sioni Cathedral

    The Sioni Cathedral of the Dormition is a Georgian Orthodox cathedral in Tbilisi the capital of Georgia. Following a medieval Georgian tradition of naming churches after particular places in the Holy Land the Sioni Cathedral bears the name of Mount Zion at Jerusalem

    Anchiskhati Basilica

    The Anchiskhati Basilica of St Mary is the oldest surviving church in Tbilisi Georgia. It belongs to the Georgian Orthodox Church and dates from the sixth century.

    Joseph Stalin Museum Gori

    The Joseph Stalin Museum is a museum in Gori Georgia dedicated to the life of Joseph Stalin the leader of the Soviet Union who was born in Gori. The Museum retains its Soviet-era characteristics.

    Metekhi

    Metekhi is a historic neighborhood of Tbilisi Georgia located on the elevated cliff that overlooks the Mtkvari river. The neighborhood is home to the eponymous Metekhi Church of Assumption.

    Rustavi Sioni

    The Rustavi church of the Assumption of Mary better known as Rustavi Sioni is a Georgian Orthodox church in Rustavi Georgia. It was built in 2000-2011. The project was created by Besarion Menabde Nikoloz Abashidze and Nikolos Dadiani. The building wor

    Uplistsikhe

    Uplistsikhe is an ancient rock-hewn town in eastern Georgia some 10 kilometers east of the town of Gori Shida Kartli. Built on a high rocky left bank of the Mtkvari River it contains various structures dating from the Early Iron Age to the Late Middle Ages and is notable for the unique combination of various styles of rock-cut cultures from Anatolia and Iran as well as the co-existence of pag

    Holy Trinity Cathedral of Tbilisi

    The Holy Trinity Cathedral of Tbilisi commonly known as Sameba is the main cathedral of the Georgian Orthodox Church located in Tbilisi the capital of Georgia. Constructed between 1995 and 2004 it is the third-tallest Eastern Orthodox cathedral in the world and one of the largest religious buildings in the world by total area. Sameba is a synthesis of traditional styles dominating t

    Svetitskhoveli Cathedral

    The Svetitskhoveli Cathedral is an Orthodox Christian cathedral located in the historic town of Mtskheta Georgia to the northwest of the Georgian capital Tbilisi. A masterpiece of the Early and High Middle Ages Svetitskhoveli is recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. It is currently the second largest church building in Georgia after the Holy Trinity Cathedral.

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