Start from Kutaisi and explore on the way to Tbilisi and beyond.
Unique K'Adventure Experiences
Kutaisi - Ambrolauri
07:30 – Depart from Kutaisi.
08:45 – Visit a family producer of traditional Georgian sweets and get some delightful pre-/hike snacks.
10:00 – Enjoy a pleasant walk in Okatse Canyon*, through Dadiani Forest to the suspension walkway and platform over the gorge offering breathtaking views.
* Can be challenging for those afraid of height. Entrance restriction: 1.2m tall or above. For the safety of visitors, it might be temporarily closed due to the rain.
12:45 – Enjoy Imeretian/Abkhaz family lunch.
14:00 – Discover the abandoned sanatoriums of Soviet times behind overgrown foliage in the flagship historic spa town.
18:00 – Savor Rachuli wine with regional delicacy at a family-run winery in the village of Sadmeli.
19:00-19:30 – Drop-off in Sadmeli/Ambrolauri.
Feel like soaking up the idyllic vibe more? Extend your stay and take an excursion further into the Racha region.
Ambrolauri - Tbilisi
07:30 – Depart from Ambrolauri.
08:05 – Appreciate the exquisite frescoes and unique relief in the Caucasus region at Nikortsminda Cathedral.
08:40 – Scenic stop at Shaori Reservoir, before winding down the Nakerala Pass.
11:30 – Learn about kvevri-making (huge vessel for traditional wine fermentation) in the region known for pottery craft.
13:10 – Stop by to taste Nazuki bread, a regional roadside specialty, fresh out from tone (traditional Georgian clay oven).
14:30 – Enjoy Samachablo/Kartli family lunch.
15:45 – Explore the ancient, bustling cave city of Uplistsikhe.
19:30 – Visit Jvari Monastery on a rocky mountaintop overlooking the former capital Mtskheta.
20:30-21:00 – Visit the Chronicle of Georgia before drop-off in Tbilisi.
DAY 3: Tbilisi
Free time to explore.
Wonder where to go visit? Check out our handy guide on Unique Things to Do in Tbilisi.
Tbilisi - Kazbegi - Pankisi Gorge
07:30 – Depart from Tbilisi. Early start to avoid traffic.
08:30-09:10 – Scenic stop at Zhinvali Lake and the confluence of the White and Black Aragvi rivers.
10:00 – Take in the sweeping views and Soviet-style mosaics at Gudauri Friendship Monument.
12:00 – Ascend to Gergeti Trinity Church perched on a hill surrounded with spectacular views of Caucasus Mountains and Mount Kazbek.
14:25-14:40 – Drop-off/pick-up (optional stopover) at Kazbegi bus station.
Why not take advantage of a stayover to discover more? Here are the Awesome Things to Do in/around Kazbegi.
15:00 – Scenic stop at Jvari Pass Travertines.
16:15 – Visit the 17th century Ananuri Fortress known for its strategic location.
19:15-19:30 – Drop-off in Pankisi Gorge (along the Duisi-Birkiani stretch).
Up for more adventures? Stay longer to explore Pankisi Gorge and venture further into the remote highlands of Tusheti and Khevsureti.
Pankisi Gorge - Sighnaghi - Tbilisi
08:00 – Pick-up from Pankisi Gorge.
08:10 – Tour around Kist villages in Pankisi Gorge and learn about their heritage and traditions.
11:30 – Enjoy Kakhetian family lunch at a traditional winery house.
12:50 – Explore the magnificent Nekresi Monastery nestled in the hillside of the woodland with sweeping views of the Alazani Valley.
14:00 – Winery tour and wine tasting at a unique cellar against the peaceful and gorgegous backdrop of the Caucasus Mountains.
16:45 – Walk on the city wall and stroll in the picturesque Sighnaghi.
20:00 – Drop-off in Tbilisi.