DESCRIPTION OF THE TOUR
DAY 1 – TBILISI
Arrival at Tbilisi International Airport (Airport designation TBS)
Meeting with the local Tourist Guide and have a toast with Georgian wine – Gaumarjos!
Transfer to the hotel
Signature Tour in Tbilisi
Visit Georgian National Museum
Overnight in Tbilisi
SIGNATURE TOUR – TBILISI
Perfect imperfection – this is Tbilisi.
The city of diversity where old meets new and Europe co-exists Asia harmoniously. Explore Old Town with its narrow streets, old houses with colorful ornamented wooden balconies, enjoy the waterfor in Leghvtakhevi (I know it’s tought to pronounce), find yourself right in the heart of Old Tbilisi Abanotubani – the famous quarter of sulfur bath, touch the history and secrets of the inhabitants of ancient city, observe the colorful personality of it, enjoy panoramic views over the city and taste the best of what the city offers.
So, welcome! We are excited to lead you on this wonderful adventure!
DAY 2 – TBILISI-BATUMI
Departure for Batumi, Adjara.
On the way from Tbilisi to Batumi, we will take adventage of stopping over in the city of Mtskheta, which is Georgia’s spiritual heart since the Christianity was established in IV century AD.
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral – beautiful example of the Golden Age of georgian church architecture (XI century).
Jvari Church – rare case of the Early Medieval Georgian church that survived to the present days almost unchanged with spectacular views over Mtskheta and the confluence of two rivers.
The second city adventage is Kutaisi – the world’s oldest continuously inhabited city, cradle of ancient civilization, walking petit tour of this charming city.
Gelati Monastery – a medieval monastic complex served as an educational center for centuries.
Overnight in Batumi.
DAY 3 – BATUMI-MERISI
Charismatic city with a charming “Belle Epoque” architecture and modern Structural Expressionism which fronts by the calm waters of the Black Sea and subtropical climate.
Georgian wine tasting – taste 8000-year-old vintage.
On the way to Merisi village.
Overnight in Merisi village.
DAY 4-5 – MERISI
Experience Slow Tourism in Merisi village with the family of Turmanudze. Georgian family is welcoming our guests (and we are treating our guests like family) in their own house. Mr. and Mrs. Turmanudze are waiting for you to be a part of their family.
A beautiful example of Georgian hospitality – this is what we can tell about them, Manana’s food and masterclasses are just a thing to do in Merisi village. She’s great cook with the special meals that’s could be found only in the Adjara region.
So be ready to put your apron on and get ready for the big adventure of Georgian gastronomy.
You will cook, drink, enjoy, play ancient games, hike, talk with locals, ask, listen, smile, eat, pray,i love…
DAY 6 – GOMI MOUNTAIN
Welcome to the museum of Claude Monet! This time not in Paris but in Gomi Mountain, Georgia where you can see the feast of beyond sunrises and sunsets.
This is the place where you can feel real impressionism with its countless color palettes. Rainbow doesn’t have seven colors but one million – you will eyewitness.
Such beauty can’t be expressed neither by camera, nor-by words, you should see that masterpiece of nature with your own eyes.
Get a unique experience meditating in front of the waves of the clouds.
Overnight in Mtispiri.
DAY 7-8 – MTISPIRI-LAKHUSHDI
Mtispiri is the perfect place for intervening opportunities – small village with its ancient fortification wall and castle will take you to the past.
Another welcoming families are cooking dinner for you! They are preparing for foreign guests according to the Georgian hospitability. They are having their own stories to tell, listen to them and make unforgattable impfression for you!
We choose Mtispiri as the best intermediate spot to relax and get ready for the wonderful adventure!
Overnight in Mtispiri.
DAY 8-11 – LAKHUSHDI
Breathtaking wild and mysterious, Svaneti is an ancient landlocked in the Caucasus: The landscape of high snow-peaks, awarded by the highest peak of Georgia – Skhara (5,193 meter/17,037 feet) forested hills, spectacular villages and medieval watchtowers (Koshki).
There is something about the region that makes you feel as if time has stood still. The people of Svaneti are having their own language and traditions, architectural style, customs apart of every people of Georgia.
Local folk singer Sister’s house is always open for you!
Taste traditional cuisine, sing Svanetian folk songs performed by the traditional musical instrument Chuniri, listen folk song “Lile” in live, participate into the singing workshop, visit the museum of the region, hike easy, listen and tell legends and tales around the campfire, feel four elemets deeply: Earth, Water, Air and Fire!
DAY 12 – BACK TO TBILISI
“Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon and the last day of your vacation” -Leo Tolstoy.
Overnight in Tbilisi
Transfer to Airport
Fees: EUR 2,200 Per Person (2% of profits to charity – helping desable senior members of the community of our villages)
-10 nights accomodation
-Breakfast, lunch and dinner (with Georgian wine/beer). In case of special meals please let us know in advance
-Air-conditioned primary transportation with professional driver
-English speaking, certified Peace Ambassador AKA Tourist Guide service (language choices: Italian, French, German, Spanish, Russian – please inform us mentioned language need ahead)
-Bottle of water and snacks
What’s not included: