A How-To-Plan Guide for Exploring Tbilisi and its Surroundings

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Tbilisi: Mtskheta, Jvari, Gori and Uplistsikhe Day Tour – A How-To-Plan Guide

Welcome to this comprehensive guide on exploring the fascinating region surrounding Tbilisi. If you are looking to immerse yourself in history, culture, and breathtaking landscapes, this day tour is a perfect choice. Click here to book your adventure now!

1. Mtskheta – The Spiritual Heart of Georgia

As the ancient capital of Georgia and a UNESCO World Heritage site, Mtskheta is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in Georgian history and spirituality. With its stunning Svetitskhoveli Cathedral and Jvari Monastery, this is a place that will leave a lasting impression on you.

  • Marvel at the intricate frescoes and glorious architecture of Svetitskhoveli Cathedral.
  • Visit Jvari Monastery, perched on a hill overlooking Mtskheta, and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes.
  • Explore the charming streets of Mtskheta, filled with traditional houses, local craft stores, and cozy cafes.

2. Gori – The Birthplace of Joseph Stalin

For history enthusiasts, a visit to the city of Gori is a unique opportunity to delve into the life of one of the most controversial figures of the 20th century, Joseph Stalin.

  • Explore the Stalin Museum, housed in the house where Stalin was born and raised.
  • Learn about the life and political career of Stalin through a vast collection of artifacts, documents, and exhibitions.
  • Visit the Uplistsikhe Cave Town, an ancient rock-hewn city that dates back to the 1st millennium BC. Discover the fascinating cave dwellings, churches, and tunnels.

3. Uplistsikhe – The Living Museum of Ancient Georgia

Uplistsikhe, known as the “Fortress of the Lord,” is an archaeological complex that showcases the rich history of Georgia. This unique site offers a glimpse into ancient times.

  • Wander through the ancient streets of Uplistsikhe and marvel at the rock-cut structures and dwellings.
  • Visit the remains of the ancient theater, where performances and ceremonies took place thousands of years ago.
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the Mtkvari River valley from the top of the complex.

4. Know Before You Go

  • Duration: The tour lasts approximately 10 hours.
  • Meeting Point: The tour starts in Tbilisi, and the meeting point details will be provided upon booking confirmation.
  • What to Wear: Comfortable walking shoes and appropriate clothing are recommended.
  • Included: The tour includes transportation, an experienced guide, and all entrance fees.
  • Excluded: Meals and additional personal expenses are not included in the tour price.

Now that you have all the information you need, it’s time to embark on this incredible journey through Tbilisi, Mtskheta, Gori, and Uplistsikhe. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the rich history and breathtaking landscapes of Georgia. Book your tour today and create memories that will last a lifetime!

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A How-To-Plan Guide for Exploring Tbilisi and its Surroundings

Experience Adventure Like Never Before: Book Your Tour Today!