Best of Georgia

Day 1: India – Tbilisi
Arrival at the Tbilisi International Airport.  Meeting with the guide. Transfer to the hotel. Time at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 : Mtskheta & old Tbilisi
Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to Mtskheta (ancient capital of Georgia) Visit to Jvari monastery and Svetitskhoveli Cathedral. Lunch at a local restaurant. Return to Tbilisi. A walking tour through the old Tbilisi. Time at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 3 : Gombori Mountain pass
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to Gombori mountain pass. Tasting of fresh cheese, bread, vegetables and herbs on top of the mountain. Visit to the Ikalto monastery, the Alaverdi Monastery and the Gremi fortress (the former capital of the Kakheti region). Lunch at the “Aunt Nuno” Museum of wine. Return to the hotel. Time at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 4:David-Gareji desert
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour around David-Gareji desert. Visit to the complex of cave monasteries of David-Gareji (more than 20 monasteries), the St. David monastery. Lunch at a local tavern. Return to Tbilisi. Time at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 5 : Fortress & Church Tour
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the medieval fortress Ananuri and the church at  Kazbegi mountain. Lunch at a local tavern. Return to Tbilisi. Time at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 6 : City of Gori
Breakfast at the hotel. A trip to the city of Gori. Visit to the Stalin Museum and the Uplistsikhe cave city. Lunch in a restaurant near Gori. Return to Tbilisi. Time at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 7 : Rest Day
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day. Souvenir shopping in the “Dry Bridge” antique market. Farewell/Gala dinner in a restaurant with folklore program. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 8 : Final Departure
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out. Transfer to the airport. Departure.