Full-Day Private Trip of Ancient Mtskheta, Uplistsikhe and Grakliani from Tbilisi

Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: No. Please make sure that children can walk by them self.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Russian (fluent)

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 Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Just write me where will be comfortable to meet you (in Tbilisi).

End location: Will take you to your place of residence in Tbilisi.

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.

What’s Included

- My time and service as your private guide (except Uplistikhe and Stalins museum)
- Driver with comfortable car

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 GEL - - Lunch
- Souvenirs

What’s Extra

- Wine tasting
- Lunch


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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Message Zurab G.

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