Corporate tour 5 days / 4 nights
Number of participants in the tour 20-50 people
Arrival at Tbilisi Airport.
Transfer by bus from the airport to the hotel of the selected category.
Welkom at the hotel.
Check in at the hotel and lunch.
Excursion program – Bus-sightseeing tour of the city of Tbilisi.
Optional dinner in a Georgian restaurant
After dinner, return to the hotel.
Breakfast in the hotel
At the beginning of the tour we will drive along the main and most famous streets and avenues of the city. On the way we will stop at the Sukhoi Most, where we will visit the market of handmade paintings and souvenirs. After we will go to the Holy Trinity Cathedral, which is by far the main and largest in the whole Caucasus, the cathedral of the Georgian Orthodox Church. Then we will approach the Metekhi church (the Assumption Church of the 12th century), where the first Georgian martyr, Queen Ranskaya Shushanika, rests. Next, we climb the cable car over Kura to the statue of Mother Georgia and to the Narikala fortress (4th century), from where a bewitching view of the city opens. From the fortress we will go down to the complex of sulfur baths in the Abanotubani district, which is located in the very heart of Tbilisi, we will examine one of the baths (those who wish can book a bath for themselves for an additional fee in order to take a steam bath in their free time). A little later we will walk along the streets of the old city and on the way we will visit Sioni Cathedral (Assumption of Our Lady of the VI century), Anchiskhati Basilica (Church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary of the VI century), which is the oldest surviving churches in Tbilisi, caravanserai and others attractions.
After a walk, we will go to lunch at a restaurant (included in the price), where you will be offered to taste the most famous national dishes of Georgia (khinkali, khachapuri, kharcho, barbecue) and drink Georgian wine.
After lunch, our tour continues with a trip to Mount Mtatsminda, which translates as “Holy Mountain”, where we will visit the temple of St. David and the grave of A.S. Griboedova. From the observation deck of Mount Mtatsminda, we can once again admire Tbilisi from above. At the end of our tour, we will visit the Khareba liquor store, where you will have the opportunity to get acquainted with Georgian wines and taste several varieties.
Mtskheta – Gori – Uplistsikhe
Breakfast in the hotel.
At 08:00 departure for the bus tour “Mtskheta – Gori – Uplistsikhe” accompanied by a Russian-speaking guide (duration 6-7 hours).
Our tour begins with a visit to the 6th-century Holy Cross Church of the Jvari Monastery, which stands on a high mountain and was immortalized by Mikhail Lermontov in the poem “Mtsyri”. A beautiful panorama opens up from here on the confluence of two majestic rivers – Aragva and Kura and on the ancient capital of Georgia – Mtskheta. After we go down to Mtskheta, take a walk along the streets of the city and visit the Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (Life-Giving Pillar of the XI century), which houses the greatest relic of all Christians – Christ’s Chiton.
Free time for lunch (extra charge) and souvenir shopping.
After Mtskheta we will go to the ancient cave city – Uplistsikhe, which means “Fortress of God” in Georgian. Uplistsikhe is one of the first cities on the territory of Georgia (end of II – beginning of I millennium BC)
Then we will go to the city of Gori, where Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was born in 1879. Accompanied by a local guide, we will visit the Stalin House-Museum, see the house and the room where he was born, spent his childhood.
Return to hotel Tbilisi. Free time
Sighnaghi – Tsinandali
Breakfast in the hotel.
At 08:00, departure by bus to the wine region of Georgia – Kakheti, accompanied by a Russian-speaking guide (duration 6-7 hours).
This excursion day we will start with a visit to the current Bodbe Convent, a monastery where the enlightener of Georgia, Saint Nina (IX century), rests.
Next, we will go to Sighnaghi – the city of love, music and art, where we will visit a museum in which the works of the most famous Georgian artist Niko Pirosmani are exhibited. The city is built in the style of South Italian classicism with Georgian elements and surrounded by a double wall with 28 towers. We will climb one of the towers and we will have a beautiful view of the Alazani Valley against the backdrop of snow-capped mountain peaks.
Free time for lunch
after which we will go to the residence of the Georgian princes of the 19th century – the city of Tsinandali, visit the house-museum of Alexander Chavchavadze, who was the first to establish European-style wine production in Georgia, examine his residence and take a walk in the park.
Here we will be offered to taste 4 types of Georgian wine and chachi
Return to hotel Tbilisi. Free time.
Eviction from the Hotel.
Transfer by bus to the airport.