Treasure of Georgia - UNESCO sites, Ancient Capital, Archaeological sites
Book Tour Now and Start Discovering some of the major attractions on this full-day private tour of Uplistikhe and Mtskheta ( UNESCO sites). Visit the Uplistikhe fortress, Jvari monastery, Grakliani hill and Bagineti before continuing on to either Svetickhoveli Cathedral which is a spiritual treasure of Georgia. I will accompany you and will share stories and legends as you explore each site.
-Private guide for a more personalized experience
-Walking through history
-Informative, friendly and professional guide
-Full-day tour from Tbilisi to Mtskheta UNESCO sites, Uplistikhe, Grakliani Hill and Bagineti
-Visit archaeological, cultural heritage sites with a guide
-Learn about the ancient Georgian culture
-Ideal place for couples and families
First stop on this tour Jvari monastery (6th century) from there is best overlooks on ancient capital, after taking pictures for memory we will continue otour to Grakliani Hill is an archaeological excavation site in eastern Georgia near Kaspi, showing evidence of human presence possibly going back 300, 000 years. Next stop will be Uplistsikhe complex - rock-cut city in Georgia, first half of the first millennium B. C. It was used for temples paganism, worship of fire, defense city and market. At last Ancient spiritual treasure town Mtskheta has been Georgia's spiritual heart since Christianity was established here in about 327, and holds a near-mystical significance in Georgian culture. It had already been capital of most of eastern Georgia from about the 3rd century BC. former capital of Georgia, are outstanding examples of medieval religious architecture in the Caucasus. They show the high artistic and cultural level attained by this ancient kingdom. Enter to Svetitskhoveli Cathedral
Drive Back Tbilisi
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 8 hours
Duration issue depends on weather, traffic, time of the year and walking conditions of customer.
Transportation Method: By modern comfortable car (with AC). We will have space to accommodate 4 people comfortably.
We can accommodate up to 6 people with less space. Please contact me for details.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 GEL - - Lunch
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.