If you are already in Georgia in winter, explore Kakheti famous for its beautiful landscapes and wineries with the one-day Kakheti winter tour from Tbilisi. You will see Bodbe convent, one of the main pilgrimage sites in Georgia where the relics of St. Nino are shrined. Discover Sighnaghi, the city of love where marriages are registered 24/7. The zest of the tour is a visit to a unique wine cellar Khareba located in the rock-hewn tunnel.
After breakfast depart towards the Kakheti region of Georgia, the cradle of Georgian winemaking. Our first stop will be at Bodbe convent. As the legend says, it is a burial place of St. Nino, who converted Georgia to Christianity in the 4th century. Since 1889 Bodbe complex functions as a nunnery as per the decree of Tsar Alexader III of Russia. Continue driving to Sighnaghi, the city of love and the Royal Town. Historically, one of the crossroads of the Great Silk Road is surrounded by defensive walls with 23 towers. Next stop will be at a unique wine cellar Khareba located in the tunnel carved out of the rock. Originally built for military purposes, today the tunnel is used to store Khareba’s finest wines. Wine tour and wine tasting. Return to Tbilisi.
Duration: 10-12 hours
- 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 Winery Khareba.
Price doesn't include:
- Full board (lunches and dinners);
- Tips are not included, but would be appreciated;
- Personal travel insurance.