Art and Culture, Excursion to Georgia


    01/06/2019 - 31/10/2019
    2 days
    5 - 25
    Vanilla Sky Georgia
    Samtskhe–Javakheti    -    Akhaltsikhe - Borjomi    -    Show on the Map

    Historical and geographic region of Samtskhe-Javakheti is located in southern Georgia. Akhaltsikhe, main town of the region, houses one of the most popular tourist attractions in Georgia – Rabati Fortress. In 2010-2012, the fortress was completely renovated to represent a synthesis of European and Asian cultures. Local history museum boasts pieces of ancient weapon, tools and household items, discovered in Samtskhe-Javakheti, as well as medieval manuscripts and ethnographic materials. One of the main cultural sites of Georgia – cave monastery Vardzia - is also located in Samtskhe-Javakheti. The complex was founded in the 12th-13th centuries AD during Queen Tamara’s reign. In 2007, Vardzia was inscribed on UNESCO Tentative List.

    First Day

    • Departure from Tbilisi (trip duration - 4 hours)

    • Borjomi Resort

    • Green Monastery (Mtsvane Monasteri)

    • Akhaltsikhe, lunch, hotel check-in

    • Rabati Fortress

    • Samtskhe-Javakheti History Museum

    • Dinner

    Second Day

    • Breakfast

    • Departure to Vardzia

    • Saro Village

    • Khertvisi Fortress

    • Vardzia, lunch

    • Sightseeing in Vardzia

    • Departure to Tbilisi

    • Atskuri Fortress

    • Tbilisi

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