Tour “1500 years old Capital of Georgia”

Breakfast at hotel. A sightseeing tour of Tbilisi, accompanied by a guide, starts with a visit of the main Cathedral of Georgia – Tsminda Sameba (tr.: Holy Trinity Cathedral, built in connection with the celebration of the 1500th anniversary of the autocephaly of the Georgian church). This cathedral is located in the heart of the capital and is the third tallest Orthodox church in the world.

1Further, the group will be delivered to Mtatsminda (per: Holy Mountain), from where you can observe a wonderful panoramic view of the whole Tbilisi. The guide will tell you about the history of the city, the Holy Mountain, its history. It will also be possible to visit the pantheon of great politicians and artists.

2After that we go to the Old centre of Tbilisi. This place is famous for its ancient buildings. Firstly, we visit the Metekhi Temple, which is one of the famous historical monuments erected at the very edge of the Kura River.

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Later on – Abanotubani (tr.: Bath District), history and place of the very beginning of Tbilisi.

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Then, walk along the modern district of Chardin, which is named after the French jeweler and 17th century traveler Jean Chardin.

After that – one of the greatest and ancient Cathedral of Georgia – Sioni.

Dinner. We will continue our sightseeing tour towards the Anchiskhati basilica – one of the oldest historical monuments. Next to the church there is a modern theater of the puppets.

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Not far from the church is the modern Bridge of Peace.

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After passing along it, we will go to the park of Europe, where the youth of the capital is resting. During our walk, we will go to the Narikala Fortress. The ascent to this fortress will be carried out by cableway (included in the tour price), where guests can see the whole Tbilisi in its splendor.

9After visiting these attractions, at the end of the day after a short rest at the hotel, guests will have dinner in the restaurant.

 

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