Georgia Guaranteed Departure

 

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Georgia Guaranteed Departure Tours

Discover Georgia 8 days – 7 nights.

Total touring distance ≈ 1420 km
We invite you to discover some of the most important and unique sites of Georgia and learn about its culture, traditions and history stoned through the ages. The itinerary covers as much as possible important and valuable cultural sites, including major provinces of Georgia – Kartli, Kakheti, Khevi and Samtskhe-Javakheti.

Day 1.
Arrival to Tbilisi. Transfer to the hotel

Day 2.
Half Day Tbilisi City Tour (touring distance ≈ 50 km)
10:00 Tbilisi Sightseeing tour. Sights to visit: Old City, Metekhi Church , Narikala Fortress , ‘Abanotubani’ – Sulphur bath district 4
13:00 Lunch
Free time. Suggested places to visit: National Museum of Georgia, Open Air Ethnographic Museum
20:00 Welcome dinner

Day 3.
Round trip to Wine Region – Kakheti (touring distance ≈ 380 km)
09:00 Drive to Kakheti region. Sights to Visit: Bodbe Nunnery , Sighnaghi ‘City of Love’
13:00 Lunch and wine tasting at the local winery
Visit Tsinandali Family Estate
20:00 Dinner

Day 4.
From Tbilisi to Khevi Province (touring distance ≈ 205 km)
09:00 Drive to Mtskheta. Sights to visit: Jvari Monastery , Svetitskhoveli Cathedral
13:00 Lunch
Drive along Georgian Military Highway and visit Ananuri Architectural complex
20:00 Dinner at the hotel

Day 5.
Explore the Greater Caucasus Mountains (touring distance ≈ 65 km)
9:00 Drive to Stepantsminda. Hike up to Gergeti Trinity Church – app. 3hrs. hiking (or by 4WD vehicle)
13:00 Lunch
Drive back to Gudauri
20:00 Dinner at the hotel

Day 6.
Trip to the oldest urban settlement in Georgia (touring distance ≈ 450 km)
09:00 Drive to Uplistsikhe. Explore Uplistsikhe rock-hewn town
13:00 Lunch
Visit Stalin’s Museum and the house, where Stalin, the leader of Soviet Union, was born
Drive to Akhaltsikhe via Borjomi. Visit Borjomi Park to taste famous Borjomi mineral water
20:00 Dinner

Day 7.
Ancient cave monastery of Southern Georgia (touring distance ≈ 265 km)
09:00 Drive to Vardzia, explore Vardzia Cave Complex
13:00 Lunch
Photo stop at Khertvisi Fortress
Visit Rabath Castle
20:00 Farewell dinner at traditional Georgian restaurant, enjoying folk music and dance

Day 8.
Departure from Tbilisi. Transfer to the airport

Not included services – Services mentioned in the itineraries, but marked with  are provided on supplementary basis – can be purchased on spot or booked in advance upon request.

 

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Wonders of Georgia

8 days – 7 nights

Total touring distance ≈ 1120 km
During the tour you will traverse Georgia from the snowy, severe and inaccessible summits of the Caucasus to the subtropical Black Sea coast. This tour involves travelling through radically different regions of Georgia, starting from Tbilisi and departing from Batumi.

Day 1- Day 3.
Same as in the itenirary Discover Georgia
Day 4.
Explore the Greater Caucasus Mountains (touring distance ≈ 205 km)
09:00 Drive to Mtskheta. Sights to visit: Jvari Monastery , Svetitskhoveli Cathedral
Drive along Georgian Military Highway and visit Ananuri Architectural Complex
13:00 Lunch
Hike up to Gergeti Trinity Church – app. 3hr hiking (or by 4WD vehicle)
20:00 Dinner at the hotel

Day 5.
Trip to the oldest urban settlement in Georgia (touring distance ≈ 335 km)
09:00 Drive to Uplistsikhe. Explore Uplistsikhe rock-hewn town
13:00 Lunch
Visit Stalin’s Museum and the house, where Stalin, the leader of Soviet Union, was born
Drive to Kutaisi, the ancient Kingdom of Colchis
20:00 Dinner

Day 6.
Trip to the Black Sea Coast (touring distance ≈ 145km)
09:00 Visit Gelati Monastery – the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Drive to Batumi
13:00 Lunch
Explore Batumi , one of the most beautiful cities of the Black Sea Coast.
20:00 Dinner

Day 7.
Free Day in Batumi
09:30 Botanical Garden
13:00 Lunch
14:30 Explore Mountains of Adjara
20:00 Farewell dinner

Day 8. Departure from Batumi. Transfer to the airport
Not included services – Services mentioned in the itineraries, but marked with  are provided on supplementary basis – can be purchased on spot or booked in advance upon request.

Svaneti Add-On 4 days – 4 nights.
Total touring distance ≈ 650 km
We invite you to prolong your tour Wonders of Georgia and visit one of the most beautiful regions of Georgia – Svaneti.
Explore unique culture, medieval villages and towers, land of legends and myths, extremely kind people and diversity of landscapes. The picturesque and exceptionally remote village of Ushguli is unique, not only for its amazing collection of medieval towers, but also its altitude, claimed as the highest settled village in Europe. Upper Svaneti has been protected as an UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Information about Guaranteed Departure Tours
Visa & Passport – No visa is required for the citizens of USA, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Japan, Israel, Turkey, citizens of EU member countries and CIS – full list is available on www.mfa.gov.ge. Those, who require visa for Georgia will be able to obtain e-visa through www.evisa.gov.ge. Passport valid for at least six months is required to enter Georgia.
Flights – Direct flights are available from the main European and Asian cities. At the time being, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Air Baltic, LOT, Qatar, UIA, Aeroflot, Georgian Airways and others operate several flights per week. The existed programs are designed according to Turkish Airlines flights’ schedule, arriving and departing from Tbilisi and Batumi every Saturday. These tours can be easily combined with Guaranteed Departure Tours of Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Arrival & Departure – Usually our guaranteed departure tours start and end on Saturdays.
Arrival day – Our driver will meet you at the airport and will provide transfer to the hotel on supplementary basis. Arrival day is your free day. An escorted tour starts on Day 2. The guide will meet you at the hotel lobby one hour before the tour program starts and will provide detailed information about your trip.
Departure Day – Transfer to the airport can be arranged upon request.
More about our Guaranteed Departure Tours – The Guaranteed Departure Tours are designed in the way to give the guests an opportunity to explore the highlights of Georgia: museums, important architectural monuments and diversity of the landscapes by visiting lowlands and Caucasus Mountain area. It covers two types of programs – Discover Georgia and Wonders of Georgia. Arrival and departure days in both itineraries are on Saturdays. Tour Discover Georgia starts and ends in Tbilisi. While tour Wonders of Georgia starts in Tbilisi and ends in Batumi. The duration of both programs is 8 days and 7 nights. The tours provide package services, including accommodation in 3 or 4 star hotels, half board catering, transportation by comfortable vehicle and complete guiding in English language. In case of small group, the tour will be led by one guide. Large, multilingual groups might be guided in two or more languages without interfering each other.
Inland Transportation – Depending on group size we provide different types of vehicles:
For large groups medium or full size busses (30-45 seats); For smaller groups minibuses (15 seats); For individual travelers we offer sedan type cars.
Accommodation – During our programs we provide 3 and 4 star hotels. Tour is based on double room accommodation. Single room can be provided on supplementary basis. The standard check in time is 15:00 and check out 12:00. Early check in and/or late check out can be arranged upon request and will be the subject of additional charge. Porter service is not included in the tour price.
Catering – Half board catering is included in your tour program. Any extra catering requirements can be arranged on supplementary basis upon request.
Excursions – Entrance fees of the sights mentioned in the program are included in the tour price.
Guides – We provide professional well-experienced guides. Guide is your primary contact person who will be pleased to assist you during your trip in Georgia. You can also contact our company representative in case of any emergency needs.
Tipping – Tips for service staff are not included in tour price. However, tipping in Georgia is widely acceptable, but it is not mandatory.
Please pay attention: Services marked with  are not included in tour price, but are provided on supplementary basis – can be purchased on spot or booked in advance upon request.

 

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