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Svaneti Tour

The price includes

  • Transport (driver, fuel)
  • Guide
  • Upper Svaneti Museums (M. Khergiani, Mestia and Ushguli museums)
  • Svans souvenirs

Agenda

Departure from Tbilisi to Svaneti direction in Zugdidi we will see Dadiani Palace and have lunch.
Departure from Zugdidi Mestia Accommodation at Hotel.
Dinner. Overnight.

Good Morning!
we will see: the Tower of Love, Queen Tamar’s summer and winter towers and Ushguli Ethnographic Museum, after that Lamaria Tower, then Breakfast;
In a village Ipari we will see Tower of Love built on the stone, besides we will pass the village of Kala.
in case of desire here is possible to rent horses for 40 GEL
Return to Mestia. Dinner. Overnight.

Good morning!
after Breakfast Mestia Ethnographic Museum, Khergiani Museum, Margiani Museum.
Visiting Hatsvali ski mountain overlooking the glacier Ushba with spectacular panoramic views.
Tetnuldi skilift, which offers spectacular views of Tetnuldi.

Good Morning!
after breakfast departure from Mestia to the village Latali where you can visit the historic monuments, village Becho, where we will visit Shikhra.
Departure to the direction of Zugdidi Lunch in Zugdidi
Arrival in Tbilisi.

Places you will see

Dadiani Palace History and Architectural Museum – The museum complex includes: palaces of the Samegrelo (West Georgia) queen Ekaterine Chavchavadze-Dadiani and Prince Niko Dadiani, court church, and the botanic garden (60-90-ies of the XIX c., architects: G. Rais and L.Vasiliev). In 1850-ies, Prince David Dadiani organized a museum in the palace, where weredisplayed discovered during accidental excavations unique numismatic materials from the Archaeopolis (Samegrelo region, present day village Nokalakevi), theantique period town, as well as Dadiani family collections of medieval European armor and weapons, ethnographic objects, and fine art. At the present in the museum are kept: samples of the I c. B.C. – XIX A.D. goldsmith works (icons, various religious objects, fine art samples).


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.

Ushguli – Ushguli is located in Mestia district, at the foot of Shkhara, in the connection place of the Enguri and The Shavtskala-Kvishara. Community is made up of 4 villages (Zhibiani, Chvibiani, Murqmeli and Chazha) and its height above sea level ranges from 2060 meters to 2200 meters. Ushguli is considered as the highest settlement in Europe. Community Center in the village of Chazha is declared as a museum and it is in UNESCO World Heritage Monument Site list.


Kala -Mestia district community is made up from 8 villages: Agra, Ifrari, lalkhori, Davberi, Khe,Vichna, Khalde and Laskrali. Major attractions: Ifrari XI century church, XI century St. Kvirike Church (Lagurka) in the village of Sopelkhevi.

Svaneti Historic and Ethnography Museum – Svaneti Historic and Ethnography Museum is one of the main attractions ,it was founded in 1936 and it houses archaeological excavations in Svaneti region; Georgian engraved art and unique icons; ancient manuscripts; early and late medieval helmet, iron, silver, copper products, jewelry, pottery, tissue samples; old ethnographic and other items.


Tetnuldi -prominent peak in the central part of the Greater Caucasus Mountain Range, located in the Svaneti region of Georgia.


Ushba -one of the most notable peaks of the Caucasus Mountains. It is located in the Svaneti region of Georgia.

Latali – breathtaking village which makes your hurt stop for a moment