Day 1 Our transport will pick you up at your agreed time and location. Departure to Uplistsikhe
- Uplistsikhe Cave – is an ancient rock-hewn town in eastern Georgia, some 10 kilometers east of the town of Gori, Shida Kartli.Built on a high rocky left bank of the Mtkvari River, it contains various structures dating from the Early Iron Age to the Late Middle Ages, and is notable for the unique combination of various styles of rock-cut cultures from Anatolia and Iran, as well as the co-existence of pagan and Christian architecture. Uplistsikhe is identified by archaeologists as one of the oldest urban settlements in Georgia. Strategically located in the heartland of ancient kingdom of Kartli (or Iberia as it was known to the Classical authors), it emerged as a major political and religious center of the country.
Departure to Mtskheta
- Mtskheta – The old capital of Georgia. The history of Christianity in Georgia begins in Mtskheta.Due to its historical significance and several cultural monuments, the “Historical Monuments of Mtskheta” became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994.Among the Christian shrines in Mtskheta is the largest of the Georgians – the robe of the Lord and Elijah the prophet’s mantle.
- Jvari monastery – is a sixth century Georgian Orthodox monastery near Mtskheta, eastern Georgia. Along with other historic structures of Mtskheta, it is listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Jvari Monastery stands on the rocky mountaintop at the confluence of the Mtkvari and Aragvi rivers, overlooking the town of Mtskheta, which was formerly the capital of the Kingdom of Iberia.
Departure to Tbilisi and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Kaketi
- Bodbe monastery- The Monastery of St. Nino at Bodbe (is a Georgian Orthodox monastic complex and the seat of the Bishops of Bodbe . Originally built in the 9th century, it has been significantly remodeled, especially in the 17th century. The monastery now functions as a nunnery and is one of the major pilgrimage sites in Georgia, due to its association with St. Nino, the 4th-century female evangelist of Georgians, whose relics are shrined there.
- Sighnaghi – is one of Georgia’s smallest towns,Signagi serves as a popular tourist destination due to its location at the heart of Georgia’s wine-growing regions, as well as its picturesque landscapes, pastel houses and narrow, cobblestone streets. Located on a steep hill, Signagi overlooks the vast Alazani Valley, with the Caucasus Mountains visible at a distance.
- Numisi Wine cellar – The 16th century Wine museum of the village of Velistsikhe in Gurjaani municipality “Numisi” is one of the most remarkable in the village. It is possible to taste different varieties of wines and chacha and participate in the master classes of Georgian traditional cuisine.
Way back to Tbilisi and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel
Way back to Kutaisi