Two capitals of Georgia - Where antiquity meets modernity

Fantastic opportunity to explore two capitals of Georgia in just one day, during 5-6 hours, accompanied by the guide;  The day will start with pleasant, comfortable and informative 25 kilometers drive through the beautiful countryside and discovering antique, but well preserved sights in an ancient capital of Georgia; Walking through the local bazaar in Mtskheta will give you a chance to feel the real, authentic soul of central Georgia; Second part of the trip will be spent in Tbilisi - modern capital of Georgia with an ancient historical background since Vth century;Informative walking tour in an oldest part of the city and discovering the connections between an ancient and the modern; Traditional lunch is included and will be served on route to Tbilisi; 
• Private transportation and guiding which means 100% of attention on you; 
• Informative and professional driver guide;

per adult from

$134

NZD

Duration

5 to 8 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Private tour
    • Transportation & all fuel expenses;
    • Guiding service;
    • Traditional lunch with a glass of wine;
    • 1 bottled water per person;
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    What's excluded :
    • Extra drinks and food
    • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
    • All extra requirements above inclusions
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Jvari Church, Mtskheta Georgia

    The monastery of Jvari(Cross) which was built in the end of VIth century and the panoramic view of the place where two main rivers meet each other will introduce antiquity of place; Since 2008 the monastery of Jvari is listed as the world heritage site by UNESCO;

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, Arsukidze, Mtskheta 3300 Georgia

    An Eastern Orthodox cathedral located in the historic town of Mtskheta, Georgia, to the northwest of the Georgian capital Tbilisi. A masterpiece of the Early Middle Ages, Svetitskhoveli is recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. It is currently the second largest church building in Georgia, after the Holy Trinity Cathedral.

    Known as the burial site of Christ's mantle, Svetitskhoveli has long been one of the principal Georgian Orthodox churches and is among the most venerated places of worship in the region.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Abanotubani, Abano St, Tbilisi Georgia

    An ancient district of Tbilisi, Georgia, known for its sulphuric baths.

    Located at the eastern bank of the Mtkvari River at the foot of Narikala fort across Metekhisubani, Abanotubani is an important historic part of the city, where according to a legend the King of Iberia, Vakhtang Gorgasali’s falcon fell, leading to a discovery of the hot springs and, subsequently, to founding of a new capital.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Metekhi Cathedral, Metekhi St, Tbilisi Georgia

    The Church of Assumption, is a rather unusual example of a domed Georgian Orthodox church. It was built by the Georgian king St Demetrius II circa 1278–1284, but was subsequently damaged and repaired several times. King Rostom (1633-1658) fortified the area around the church with a strong citadel garrisoned by some 3,000 soldiers. Under Russian rule the church was used as a barracks.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Hotels, vacational rentals, cafes and restaurants and etc.
    Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

5

Organised by Your way 2 Georgia

Activity ID: V-92310P1

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