6 days / 5 nights
Day 1/Arrival – Gudauri
Arrive in Tbilisi, meet in the airport and transfer to Gudauri. Overnight at the hotel in Gudauri.
Day 2/Leisure day in Gudauri
Breakfast at the hotel. Free time for winter attractions in Gudauri – a famous ski resort best for freeride and heliski. Overnight at the hotel in Gudauri.
Day 3/Gudauri – Uplistsikhe – Mtskheta – Svetitskhoveli Cathedral – Jvari Monastery – Tbilisi
After breakfast at the hotel we will drive to Uplistsikhe cave town surviving from the 1st millennium BC. We will visit Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (UNESCO), the second largest church building in Georgia where the robe of Jesus Christ is buried. A masterpiece of the Early and High Middle Ages, the XI century Cathedral is the burial place of the Royal family of Bagrationi and the patriarchs of Georgia. Our next stop is Jvari Monastery (UNESCO), which is a sixth-century Georgian Orthodox monastery near Mtskheta, eastern Georgia. Here the visitors are given an unrepeated opportunity to enjoy the magnificently panoramic view to the Mtkvari and the Aragvi rivers flowing together. This place is considered the cradle of Christianity and is of special importance for Georgians as the baptizing of king Mirian and Georgian people took place here in 337. Return to Tbilisi. Overnight at the hotel in Tbilisi.
Day 4/Tbilisi Sightseeing Tour
After breakfast at the hotel we will explore the capital city of Georgia, Tbilisi, wonder in the old districts of the city which are structured like terraces, as well as take a walk in the narrow streets to enjoy colorful houses, patterned balconies and wonderful samples of modern architecture. We will start the tour from Metekhi church (13th century) facing the magnificent views over old Tbilisi. A stroll along winding little streets takes us to the main sights of the city. We will pass Sioni Cathedral, Armenian Church and Jewish Synagogue. Afterwards we enjoy the panoramic views of the whole town and through the ancient Narikala fortress (4th century), find ourselves in the historical domed sulphur bath area – connected with the name of our city. Overnight in Tbilisi in a hotel.
Day 5/Leisure day in Tbilisi
Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure for exploring the city on your own and shopping. Overnight at the hotel in Tbilisi.
Breakfast and check out from the hotel. Transfer to the airport and departure.