UNESCO Heritage Tours

Of Georgia’s many spectacular cultural monuments, the following were declared UNESCO World Heritage sites: in 1994, the old Georgian capital of Mtskheta, including Jvari Monastery, Svetiskhoveli Cathedral and the Samtavro Monastery Complex; the same year, the Gelati Monastery and Bagrati Cathedral in Kutaisi; In 1996, the architecturally unique Svanetian village of Ushguli, an exceptional example of mountain scenery with medieval houses and stone defense towers.

Day 1:   Arrival
Day 2:  Tbilisi City Tour
Day 3:  TbilisiKutaisi – Gelati – Bagrati
Day 4:  Kutaisi – Zugdidi – Mestia
Day 5:  Mestia – Ushguli
Day 6:  Mestia – Gori – Tbilisi
Day 7:  Tbilisi – Mtskheta – Ananuri – Shop tour – Sulphur water baths
Day 8:  Departure

Metekhi  Church   5th cc; Narikala  Fortress  4th cc;  Sioni Cathedral  18th cc. National  Museum of GeorgiaOld Synagogue; Anchiskhati Basilica 6th cc; Tbilisi Trinity Cathedral.  Rustaveli Avenue.   UNESCO Sites: Kutaisi, Bagrati  Cathedral 11th  cc. , Gelati Monastery and Academy12th  cc.  Zugdidi –  The city serves as centre of the Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region. Palace of Dadiani, a Georgian family of nobles, and a ruling dynasty of the western Georgian province of Samegrelo. Napoleon’s death mask is on display there. Mestia seeng the sights- historical monuments an ethnographical museum. presenting traditional meals. “Ushguli” Villages contain buildings that are part of the UNESCO Heritage site of Upper Svaneti. Altitude claims vary from 2,086 to 2,400 meters. Ushguli is considered to be the highest inhabited village in Europe. It is located at the foot of Shkhara, one of the highest Caucasian summits.  Gori Stalin’s house-museum. UNESCO Sites: Mtskheta,   Svetitskhoveli 5th cc, Jvari Monastery 6th cc,    Samtavro Monastery Complex11th cc.  Ananuri Ensemble17th cc. Sulphur baths  naturally hot sulphur water baths. Closing  evening – Traditional Georgian wine and dishes accompanied by Georgian folk music at the best Tbilisi restaurant.

The tour include regions of:   Mckheta- Mtianeti. Imereti. Samegrelo-Upper Svaneti.

Rates Include:                                                                                            Rates Exclude:

•  2 x Airport transfer                                                                                Single room accommodation.
•  Transportation: a/c Mini bus all Days                                                 Entrance fees.
•  Tour guide                                                                                                 Alcohol beverages. 
•  Excursions per program                                                                       Sulphur baths
•  1 bottle of mineral water per person/per day                                  Travel insurance.
•  Wine tasting 
•  Accommodation:
4 Overnight hotel in Tbilisi
1 Overnight hotel in Kutaisi
2 Overnight guest-house in Mestia