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- Duration: 8 Hrs
Departure Time :
9:00 AM Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Departure Details :
Traveler pickup is offered, Hotel in Tbilisi, ,
Cancellation Policy : For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
Get close with the history, culture, and lifestyle of the Kakhetian people during this private, full-day tour to the Kakheti historic sights from Tbilisi. Explore this picturesque and most fertile part of Georgia. Along the way, see places like the Alaverdi Cathedral, the city of Gremi, with its churches and museums, the village of Tsinandali, and more. In the middle of the tour, enjoy lunch at a local house in Telavi, featuring homemade Georgian food and wine.All entrance fees, plus lunch, and a Tbilisi hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Lunch included
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- All entrance fees included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
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This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Alaverdi St. George Cathedral, Telavi, Kakheti Region
In the morning, the guide and driver will provide a pickup from a hotel in Tbilisi, then start driving to the Kakheti province.
The first stop is the Alaverdi Cathedral, which stands in the Alazani-River valley. The earliest structures here date back to 6th-century AD, but the present-day cathedral is dated from the 11th century. The area is encircled with a fortified wall and contains wine cellars, baths, a living area, and other structures.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels, Gremi, Kakheti Region
Next, head to Gremi, the capital of a once-flourishing Kingdom of Kakheti. The city was destroyed by the Shah Abass army in the 17th century. Only the ruins have survived. Visit a well-preserved Church of Archangels, Royal Tower, and museum displaying objects uncovered during archaeological excavations and paintings of Georgian kings.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Tsinandali Palace, Tsinandali, Kakheti Region
After the tour at Gremi, continue to Telavi for lunch a at local house with homemade dishes and Georgian wine.
Next, visit Tsinandali and the house museum of famous Georgian poet and public figure, Alexandre Chavchavadze. He was the first nobleman to produce and bottle Georgian wine, according to European methods of wine making. See a bottle of Saperavi wine from 1839 kept in the wine-cellars of Tsinandali among the other 16,500 bottles of different sorts. Take a walk in the Tsinandali residence gardens with a glass of wine produced by Tsinandali.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Shuamta Monasteries, Telavi, Kakheti Region
Along the way, visit the Old and New Shuamta Monasteries. One of the oldest basilicas in Georgia, dating back to the 6th century, is located here.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Gombori Pass, Telavi, Kakheti Region
Drive back to Tbilisi via the Gombori Pass.
Lunch at a local house with homemade food and wine
Glass of wine in Tsinandali
Transport by private vehicle
Hotel pickup and drop-off
All entrance fees
Entry/Admission - Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels
Entry/Admission - Tsinandali Palace
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Minimum drinking age is 18 years old
Traveling via the Gombori Pass is subject to favorable weather conditions. If this route is unavailable due to poor weather, an alternative road, date, or full refund will be offered.
Please advise of any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Near public transportation
Infants must sit on laps
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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