Shatili-Tower-village Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

13862


Categories

Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. At list 10 years old children

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Khevsureti region, Georgia with a private guide


Shatili is the unique and historic highland village in Georgia and is located on the northern slope of the Greater Caucasus Mountains. The village is located in the deep Arghuni gorge at approximate 1, 400 meters above sea level and the complex belongs to early medieval century. This is a complex of medieval-to-early modern fortresses and fortified dwellings of stone (about 60 towers) which functioned both as a residential area and a fortress guarding the northeastern outskirts of the country. Beside this amazing place we'll also visit regional museum of Korsha, another tower village (abandoned) of Mutso (located on the top of the hill - about 1800m above sea level), Anatori Tombs and Abudelaui alpine lakes (if requested). Beside the above mentioned cultural and natural places, you will enjoy walking around Great and virgin Caucasian mountains, wild gorges and mountain rivers. I promise, you'll never forget that wonderful time spent in the Khevsureti region.

Itinerary

day 1. Tbilisi-Mtskheta (Jvari monastery)-Jinvali lake - Korsha regional museum- Gudani village - Lebaiskari tower- Shatili tower village - Guest-house
Day 2. Hiking : Shatili - Mutso, abandoned tower village- Ardoti village -admiring with nice views -Shatili

Day 3. Shatili- Gudani (horse-back riding) - Tbilisi

Customers can reasonably adjust the itinerary. . .

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Airport/Hotel -Tbilisi (or at any location within Georgia)

End location: Airport/Hotel-Tbilisi

Duration: 3 days

Only thing can extend duration of the trip is clients 9Tourist's) decision and heavy rain, but it's not really dangerous :))

Transportation

4X4 SUV, Mitsubishi, Montero Sport, 2001, 3:0 l
4X4 minivan, Mitsubishi, Delica, 2002 3:0 l
Note: Do not forget - less electronics longer and safer drive in the mountains!

What’s Included

The price includes transportation, guiding, assistance with finding accommodation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 GEL - This additional cash is dedicated to Guest-house one night cost (appr. 70 lari per night including breakfast and dinner), horse rent and lunch...

What’s Extra

Your accommodation, meals, Personal expenses and admission tickets when visiting attractions where those are required. If you want to sleep in tents, let me know before booking this tour, I can hire tents and sleeping bags for you in Tbilisi.

A Recent Review of this tour

We were definitely very happy with our trip with Koba. We spent three days exploring some amazing locations and got to do a bit of hiking, too. We were especially happy with the guesthouse he had arranged for us as that was one of the highlights of the trip. Everything was absolutely great and we can definitely recommend his tours to pretty much anyone. He pays great attention to customize the trips and adds a little extra, too.
Kristiina Aksberg

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Private tour guide Koba M.

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