Spend a memorable day in Kakheti visiting this fertile and hospitable land with a unique tour from Advantour. Diverse and rich itinerary will take you to Telavi, the capital of Kakheti, and to the legendary manor of Chavchavadze family in Tsinandali with an English park and a wine cellar; you will explore Sighnaghi, the city of love, and Bodbe monastery. You will be fascinated by the medieval architecture, nature and of course Georgian wine - one of the main assets of Georgia.
Tbilisi – Sighnaghi – Bodbe – Tsinandali – Telavi – Tbilisi
After breakfast depart towards the Kakheti region of Georgia, the cradle of Georgian winemaking.
Our first stop will be in Bodbe convent, which according to the legend is a burial place of St. Nino, who converted Georgia to Christianity in the 4th century. According to Tsar Alexader III of Russia decree, since 1889 Bodbe complex functions as a nunnery. Continue Sighnaghi, the city of love and the Royal Town, one of the crossroads of the Great Silk Road surrounded by defensive walls with 23 towers. Drive to Tsinandali, the residence of dukes of Georgia with beautiful English garden, a museum, and the wine cellar which belonged to prince Chavchavadze, 19th century public figure and poet.
Reach Telavi, the administrative and historic center of the region. Have a short walk through charming streets of old Telavi and have a photo stop at the monument to Erekli II.
Depart to Tbilisi by beautiful road through Gombori pass. Drop off at your hotel.
- All transfers as per itinerary;
- Sightseeing tour program with English speaking guide;
- Entrance tickets to sights as per itinerary;
- Mineral water (0,5l per person);
- Wine tasting at Tsinandali residence.
Price does not include:
- Full board (lunches and dinners);
- Tips are not included, but would be appreciated;
- Personal travel insuranc.