Dinosaurs real footprints and Prometheus caves

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Tour Number

Activity Level

335727


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Russian (fluent)

nature and wildlife


Prometheos caves

Discovered in Imereti region in 1984, Prometheus Cave is one of Georgia's natural wonders providing visitors with breathtaking examples of stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, petrified waterfalls, cave pearls, underground rivers, and lakes.

Khvamli Mountain is visible from Prometheus Cave and is the place where legend says that Prometheus was chained.

The 1060 meter walking route through the cave was upgraded in the summer of 2012 and visitors can also enjoy a 280 meter boat tour on an underground river. (if the level of the water is normal).

Sataplia Cave

Is famous for fine speleothems and the nearby dinosaur footprints. The cave tour enters the through-cave on one hillside, crosses the hill underground and returns on the surface where the dinosaur footprints can be seen.

The name Sataplia is based on the Georgian word tapli (honey), the place was well known for its bees and the locals came here to colect honey.

Itinerary

The tour will start from Tbilisi (better early in the morning (eight or nine am).

Visits:

- Sataplia Cave/forest, where the dinosaur footprints can be seen, also breathtaking examples of stalactites, stalagmites, formed million years ago.

- Prometheus Caves, stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, petrified waterfalls, cave pearls, underground rivers, and lakes.

Khvamli Mountain is visible from Prometheus Cave and is the place where legend says that Prometheus was chained.

Duration: 10-12 hours

About lunch time, we will agree during the tour.

Going back to Tbilisi.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel/Monument/Building

End location: Hotel/Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

I use a Toyota Sienna 2009, a very comfortable minivan, with room for 5 people with plenty of space.

I can accommodate up to 6 people, as long as you don't mind having a little less extra space in the vehicle. Please contact me for details.
The car is using petrol for safety, not gas.

What’s Included

The tour price includes guiding, planning, transportation, and fresh Georgia mineral water.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 GEL - 50 GEL per person - For lunch, Admission tickets for attractions we visit. (tickets for the cable car in Gudauri-sky resort)).

What’s Extra

-Admission tickets for attractions we visit
-Lunch

Restrictions

There is a Dress code in Georgian Orthodox churches and Monasteries. Ladies need dress and scarfs to cover the body, and men should wear long trousers
you should not enter there during prayer or service. I can provide dress and scarfs for the ladies

A Recent Review of this tour

Levani was a very thoughtful and knowledgeable guide who planned our very short tour very well. We were completely satisfied and grateful for a great day. Thank you.
Mila Tutor

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