Three days of summer – tour to unforgettable Svaneti
On the southern slopes of Caucasus Range located Svaneti is the highest point of the settled area, in Europe. (After Bochorna (GEO))
Get unforgettable impressions in Svaneti – the land of the oldest legends and traditions, gorgeous mountain-surrounded – mysterious towers, etc. Among the peaks are Shkhara, Ushba, and Tetnuldi.
Ushguli, with its 30 towers of Chazhashi, is the part of the UNESCO and named as Open Air Museum. It is precisely the highest settlement of Svaneti -2200m.
Other sights are cultural monuments, treasures – protected in museums, local, traditional lifestyle items and more.
Within the tour, you are able to go to the mt. Zuruldi, by cable car. From this place, starts 2400m ski track – used in winter. The rest of the year enjoy with the views on Mt. Ushba, Tetnuldi, etc. – from the highest located restaurant (2340m)
Enjoy visiting mirror lakes and gorgeous mountains reflected in them. Beautiful panoramic views are waiting for you.
Day 1: Drive to Mestia/Enguri Dam/On the way to Mestia, visit Latali village. See Savior Cathedral (10-11th cc) and the medieval temple of the Prophet Jonah/Svaneti National Museum/.Khergiani Museum/ Betqili mineral waters/ Overnight in Mestia
Day 2: Breakfast/ Ipari village and Love Tower/ Saint Kvirike and Ivlita Church in Kala/Ushguli – Europe’s highest inhabited place (2200m above sea level) – Ethnographic Museum of Ushguli / Chazhashi towers/The Winter and Summer towers of woman King Tamar/Lamaria 9th century church with10-12th century frescos/Overnight in Mestia.
Day 3: Breakfast /Hatsvali cable car/Koruldi Lakes /Drive to Zugdidi – Dadiani museum-palace/Return to Tbilisi
- 2 Nights at Hotel
- Museum Fees