Kakheti Wine

Kakheti Wine

This is a tour of a holy wine, This rout leads you to the Georgian Chateaus and ancient Kakhetian monasteries where you will be loaded with many unforgettable memories.

TBILISI - KAKHETI WINE TOUR

Day 1 - Tbilisi - Arrival Day 
Upon arrival in Tbilisi you will be met by our  representative and will be taken to  your hotel room. After a short break, we will start our tour from Tbilisi.

  • The 4th century Narikala Fortress - An ancient citadel overlooking the capital and the Mtkvari river.
  • Metekhi Church (13th c.) The historical  heart of the city, Metekhi is a must-see for any visitor of TbilisiKing Vakhtang Gorgasali erected the first church here in the 5 th century.
  • Sioni - the cathedral of the 6th-7th cc; It is situated on historic Sioni street, in downtown Tbilisi.
  • Sulphur baths - a favorite place of Tbilisi citizens and foreign guests
  • Sameba Cathedral -The main cathedral of the Georgian Orthodox Church.
  • National  Museum - With numerous objects, the Georgian National Museum presents the wide scope of Georgian culture from all around the country.

Day 2-Tbilisi-Telavi

  • After breakfast we will travel to to Telavi passing through the Gombori Range. On the way there we will  visit Chateau Mere. The view of the Caucasus Mountains and Alazani valley is unique to Chateau Mere. We will visit  the Palace that was recently built in ancient style and  taste the wine and have delicious dishes in the quiet environment.
  • Afterwards we will visit:
  • Ikalto Monastery (6th century) and Academy (11th century) - These were important cultural and educational centers not only in Kakheti but also all over Georgia.
  • Chateau Schuchmann - in Kisiskhevi. It was named after a great lover of wine Burkhard Schuchmann. You can taste the high-quality wines there.
  • Aleksandre Chavchavadze's Palace in Tsinandali - Here You can visit everything in the 19th century complex: Palace, Al. Chavchavadze Museum, collection of wine samples and the wine cellars.
  • Telavi - so-called capital of Kakheti and visit the historical-cultural monuments.
  • Overnight in a hotel in Telavi.
  • Day 3 - After breakfast we will continue our tour and will visit:
  • Alaverdi Cathedral that was built in 11th century on the Alazany Valley and visit the wine cellar for wine tasting.
  • Gremi Monastery Complex - 15th century royal city of Gremi which includes a monastery, a museum and a wine cellar. Based on archaeological excavations the first settlement here was in the early Bronze Ages.
  • Nekresi Monastery Complex - It was founded in the 2nd-1st centuries B.C. It was followed by various constructions dating back to 4th-16th centuries. The Monastery is located on one of the slopes of the Caucasian mountains. There is a breath-taking view of the Alazani River and vineyards. You can also taste the monastery wine there.

Return to Tbilisi - End of the Tour

  • Our guide will be at your service till 8 p.m.
  • This is the end of the tour. Regarding your flight departure time, we will arrange your transfer to airport for your international flight back home. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in future in one of our tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing Trawellin.

TBILISI - KAKHETI WINE TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Arrival airport transfer from airport to the hotel.
  • 2 nights accommodation in Tbilisi.
  • 1 night accommodation in Telavi.
  • All breakfasts, lunches and dinners during the tour.
  • All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Professional English / German / Russian speaking guide.
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned car/mini van.
  • Return airport transfer from hotel to airport.
  • Prices do not include: Beverages; Travel insurance.

The prices are calculated per person, and depend on the size of the group

  • Days: 2
  • Region: Kakheti
  • Tour Type: Special Interest