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Activities in Skiing

Bakuriani

Bakuriani – is located at an altitude of 1700 meters, in the Borjomi region, in the stunning mountains of the Caucasus. Only three-hour drive from Tbilisi. Before Olympic sportsmen used to train here. So, such high level of infrastructure and trails are not surprising. It offers some of the most spectacular ski and snowboard tracks in Europe. The most popular winter resort and recreational destination. Enjoy quick access to ganittvirtet running trails, horseback riding tours, or just enjoy the beautiful sled sliding or just take a walk in forests covered snow.
Bakuriani main paths:
Kokhta 2 (2,255 meters) known as the Tatra
Twenty-five – the easiest path, near the 25-meter ski-jump. This is an ideal place for beginners and children, and a pleasant and safe environment for learning skiing. You can also ski in the vicinity of the sled or enjoy a horse riding tour.
Mountain route passes through one of the tallest mountain in Europe – Sakvelo. This is where you can enjoy amazing views. You can get to the slopes with the help of gondola, the access route is available by the blue or red routs. The longest ski trail runs about 4 kilometers. Experienced skiers can climb further. You can decend from there with steep and difficult – black or red routes.

Other activities:
Sky cross paths of Bakuriani attract skiers and snowbordeners, beginners as well as experts. You can make two most difficult decend from Kokhta and Didveli mountain. And if skiing and snowboarding are not enjoyable for you, Bakuriani offer an unforgettable time to spend in winter holidays, to ride a horse in the park. Mountains and valleys around Bakuriani are ideal to move by snowmobiles. You can also enjoy a romantic walk and breathtaking views of the villages.
You can rent guide services, including single and double snowmobiles in hotels and various shops.

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Gudauri

Gudauri is the best ski resort in Georgia with a well-developed infrastructure. There is a big difference in terms of height and unlimited possibilities and for backcountry-‘s (ski tour) lovers. The resort is the highest settlement on the military road (the old name of it is “Heavenly Valley”) – at an altitude of 2000 meters. In Gudauri Season begins in late December and ends in April. There is a distance between Tbilisi to Gudauri for 2 hours’ walk.

Ski rental points are in several places: in the village of Lower and Upper Gudauri, near the station. 5 benches rope (Doppelmayr, Austria) and one gondola line (POMA, France) availability makes to ski with skis and to do some snowboarding on the southern slopes (57 km of certified paths of different difficulty levels) at an altitude of 3250 m to 2000 m; the difference between the 1275 meters.

Free jumping lovers can both ski on the both paths as well as on the western and eastern slopes of neighboring mountain resorts Chrdili and Bidara, as well as on the north slope of Mount Sadzele, in the Kobi gorge.

Adrenaline-seekers have the opportunity to do some paragliding with Speed riding (extreme fusion of skies and paragliding) and Heli ski.

In Gudauri, you can stay at different categories of cottages and hotels. Besides skiing and snowboarding you can engage in different activities like spa, steam bath, billiards, bowling, taste Georgian wine. For those with children who are on holiday, there are plenty of children’s corner, playgrounds, ski schools, as well as nurses, instructors, whose services are accessible place.

For those who are interested not only to ski but also to the cultural and nightlife adventures we have something interesting for you too.

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Mestia

Mestia is the starting point for a trip to the region. It is located 456 km far from Georgian capital Tbilisi at an altitude of 1,500 meters. Here are a range of home hotels, hotels and travel services, which is making it convenient for exploring the area. As well as a new ski, resort will allow the ski or snowboard even in summer.

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