One Day Mtskheta and Uplistsikhe Private Tour

In the Morning, you will meet the Driver and Guide in your hotel lobby, the tour starts with Jvari Monastery (6th - 7th cc), the most important religious center and an architectural masterpiece of mediaeval Georgia. Enjoy breathtaking view from the church that stands proud over the city of Mtskheta overseeing the merging of two of the biggest rivers in Georgia, Mtkvari (Kura) and Aragvi. Passing through the famous souvenir market, continue tour to the old Capital town of Georgia, - towards Svetitskhoveli Cathedral. After Mtskheta tour continues on the Highway to the western part of Georgia passing through the Town of Gori, and going to an ancient rock-hewn town in middle of Georgia, called – “Uplistsikhe”. Built on a high rocky left bank of the Mtkvari River, it contains various structures dating from the Early Iron Age to the Late Middle Ages, in translation from Georgian “Uplistsikhe” means the fortress if the god and it certainly has that vibe and feeling to it, since this town have been resided by hermit monks for centuries. After having a tour in these mysterious ancient sites, you will head back to your hotel in Tbilisi.

Mtskheta and Uplistsikhe
Pick-up from Hotel
Jvari Monastery
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral
Mtskheta Old City Tour
Souvenir Market
Lunch Break
Uplistsikhe
Trip Back to Tbilisi
Drop-off to Hotel
Night Stay: Tbilisi

tour inclusions
  • Private Car Services as per Itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide as per Itinerary
  • Entrance Fees
  • Drinking water
  • Local Tax

 

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