Exclusive: Two capitals of Georgia And Half An Hour Boat Tour On The River Mtkvari

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Tour Number

Activity Level

469771


Categories

Local Experience, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Amazing Boat Tour - Merging place of two rivers Aragvi and Mtkvari


Tbilisi the capital of Georgia

Despite evidence of settlement in the area stretching back to the 4th century BC, Georgians prefer the legend that King Vakhtang Gorgasali of Kartli founded Tbilisi in the 5th century. The story runs that when the king was hunting, a pheasant fell into a hot sulphur spring, Another version has it that a wounded deer fell into the hot sulphur spring and was miraculously healed.

Mtskheta was the ancient capital of Kartli, the East Georgian Kingdom from the 3rd century BC to the 5th century AD. and was also the location where Christianity was proclaimed as the official religion of Georgia in 337.

Jvari - Monastery is a sixth century Georgian Orthodox monastery near Mtskheta, eastern Georgia. eastern Georgia. Along with other historic structures of Mtskheta, it is listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Jvari Monastery stands on the rocky mountain top at the confluence of the Mtkvari and Aragvi rivers, overlooking the town of Mtskheta

Itinerary

We will start the tour in the morning and we will see the most interesting sightseeing spots.

Visits in Tbilisi:

- Metechi church
- Abanotubani district
- Tbilisi Waterfall, Sulphur Baths (5th century)
- Shardeni and Erekle seconds streets
- Sioni Cathedral, (5th century)
- Peace Bridge (glass bridge)

Visits in Mtskheta:

-Svetitskhoveli
-Jvari monastery
-half an hour boat tour (extra cost)

About lunch, we will agree during the tour if and where we would like to stop.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Hotel, Monument/Building

Duration: 6 hours

weather/Traffic

Transportation

I use a Toyota Sienna 2009, a very comfortable minivan, full A/C, 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

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: The tour price includes guiding, planning, transportation, Parking fees and fresh Georgia mineral water.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 Gel - 40 USD half an hour boat tour cost

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: -Lunch
-boat tour 40 USD Duration: half an hour

-Please contact me if you need any help or recommendations for accommodation facilities in Tbilisi.

Restrictions

There is a Dress code in Georgian Orthodox churches and Monasteries. Ladies need a 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

Levan is a very kind person, was there on time and explained briefly about all the sightseeing points we headed to.
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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    469771


    Categories

    Local Experience, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

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