Day 1: Arrival in Tbilisi
Day 2: Tbilisi
Arrival in Tbilisi previous day or early morning. Transfer to hotel. Tbilisi Sightseeing tour: historic part of Tbilisi is located at the foot of Narikala Fortress. It charms visitors with its romantic, narrow streets, beautiful facades and picturesque sites next to each other, including Metekhi Church, Synagogue, Sioni Cathedral, Bridge of Peace, Anchiskhati Church and famous sulphur bathhouses. Its modern part is no less impressive, especially Rustaveli Avenue with its exquisite, 19th century architecture. Free time. Dinner and overnight in Tbilisi.
Day 3: Tbilisi – David Gareji – Tsinandali – Telavi (260 km)
Today starts your 4 days Jeep tour through remote villages and picturesque landscapes of the Great Caucasus Mountains. A tour to David Gareja in south-eastern part of Georgia. It is a semi-desert due to the lack of vegetation. It is inhabited with a big variety of rare species of birds. The Monastery, built in 6th century by Assyrian monk, David, is hidden behind the hills. You should take a walk on the slope of the hill to see the most beautiful part of the Complex and its wall paintings from 8-9th centuries. From the top one can see Azerbaijan border. Continue to drive to Tsinandali and visit duke’s estate from 19th century. Dinner and overnight in Telavi.
Up&down 200 m, trekking 2,5 hrs.
Day 4: Telavi – Tianeti – Ananuri – Stepantsminda (190 km)
A trip along the Georgian Military Highway, which served as an inspiration for many Georgian and foreign authors with its picturesque nature. First, the road follows the banks of Aragvi River, then it goes up the mountains, passing a famous skiing resort of Gudauri, goes through the Cross Pass and comes down to Dariali along the Tergi River. On the way you visit Ananuri Fortress above beautiful Zhinvali Reservoir. Dinner and overnight in Stepantsminda.
Day 5: Stepantsminda – Gergeti – Sno valley – Gudauri (125 km)
Amazing morning views of snowy Kazbegi peak (5047m), with St.Trinity Gergeti Church on the background. One can get to the church driving off-road along the popular path. After descent you enter Dariali Gorge. Later, drive along picturesque Sno valley to the village of Juta, which in winter season is taken away from modern civilization. Optional walking through the village and, then, along alpine fields towards Chaukhebi Glaciers (2550m). Drive to Gudauri. Dinner and overnight in Gudauri.
Day 6: Gudauri – Shatili – Tbilisi (350 km)
Next destination is Khevsureti, which charms visitors with genuine beauties of local views. The place is hard to get to. After severe winter the roads are badly damaged and the locals mostly move on foot or horses. The Village of Shatili borders with Chechnya. It represents the unique fortress on 1400 meters above sea level in the Arguni Gorge. Around 60 towers protected the village from enemies for many centuries. Back to Tbilisi. The end of jeep tour. Dinner and overnight in Tbilisi.
Day 7: Departure
Transfer to the airport and departure.
* Season – from June to October
* Suitable for FIT and group requests
* 7 days / 6 nights
* from / to Tbilisi
* Transportation according to the program
* English speaking guide
* Entrance fees
* Meals: 5×B, 3×L, 5×D