Route – Tbilisi –Tsinandali-Gremi-Old Suamta-New Shuamta-Alaverdi–Ikalto-Tbilisi
Duration – 10-11 hours. Start time 09:00 – End time 19:00
Transport – Comfortable bus, minibus, car
This trip introduces the picturesque and most fertile region of Georgia Kakheti, which borders the Great Caucasus range from the north and Azerbaijan from the South. This is rich viticulture part of Georgia, the rout leads wine favorites to the main wine producing region, where concentrations of grape seeds has been known from 5th millennium BC.
Exploring Kakheti province you will visit the most important architectural complexes, monuments and have a taste of variety of traditional dishes and famous wines.
Tsinandali – Museum of the 19th century. Situated to the north of Tbilisi-Telavi highway. Famous for its beautiful garden and wine.
King Erekle Museum – Fortress and residence of King Erekle the II. King of Georgia in the 18th century.
Gremi – Centre of Kakheti kingdom in the 15th – 16th c., situated on the bank of the river Intsoby.
Old Shuamta – Architectural complex with three churches belonging to the 5th – 7th c., 7 km. away from Telavi.
New Shuamta – 2-3 km. away from Old Suamta, church built by Queen Tinatin in the 16th century.
Alaverdi – Cathedral belonging to the 11th c., central-domed church of St. George.
Ikalto – Architectural complex with a domed church (the 6th c.) and Ikalto Academy (8th – 9th c.), cultural and educational centre of the 11th – 12th c. were situated here.
Tour package price:
Number of tourists 2 6
Price per person 75EUR 50EUR
The price includes:
Meals – 2 Times (Lunch,Dinner)
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