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Tour Code - WTE 009

Cave- town Vardzia

01/01/2019 - 31/12/2019

Individual prices

Day 1 : Tbilisi – Borjomi - Guesthouse in Vardzia
Borjomi sightseeing, easy trekking to the park. Visit Akhaltsikhe Castle. Overnight in the guesthouse Vardzia.
Day 2 : Vardzia cave - town - Khertvisi castle – Paravani lake – Tbilisi.
Excursion to Vardzia caves, Khertvisi castel. Return to Tbilisi.
Two-day tour to Vardzia monastery complex is a easy but eventful journey to one of the most historic regions of Southern Georgia, region is rich in historical and architectural monuments, rocky towns and beautiful nature. The area is also home to protected animal species and evidence of some of the oldest human habitations in the region. 
Upon the request can organize in any date during the all seasons. Price includes :transportation, guide service, water, Wine tasting from the “Wine trails” collection. Not includes:  Services, undefined in the tour. Transport  service:
  • The type of transport is determined depending on the group size (by car, minibus or bus).
  • Total distance - 550 km
  • Transportation time – 10 hours
Additional information:- Ladies require skirts and scarves in the Georgian orthodox churches, - Short trousers are forbidden in the church. Attention:We suggest bring with: sport shoes, depend to weather forecast warm jacket, Raincoat, suntan lotion & hat.
What You Can Expect
  • Borjomi is a resort town.The town is noted for its mineral water industry (which is the number one export of Georgia), the Romanov summer palace in Likani, and the World Wide Fund for Nature-site Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park. Borjomi is also home to the most extensive ecologically-themed amusement park in the Caucasus.
  • Rabati Castle is a fortress in Akhaltsikhe, Georgia. Originally established in the 9th century as the Lomisa Castle, it was completely rebuilt by Ottomans. Most of the surviving buildings date from the 17th and 18th centuries.
  • Vardzia is a cave monastery site in southern Georgia. The main period of construction was the second half of the twelfth century. The caves stretch along the cliff for some five hundred meters and in up to nineteen tiers. The Church of the Dormition, dating to the 1180s during the golden age, has an important series of wall paintings. The site was largely abandoned after the Ottoman takeover in the sixteenth century. Now part of a state heritage reserve, the extended area of Vardzia-Khertvisi has been submitted for future inscription on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Taste two types of wine and snacks

Visit Borjomi and easy trek in Borjomi park;

Rabati castle;

Vardzia Monastery;

Khertvisi fotress;

Paravani Lake

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