This article will be dedicated to a small but gorgeous country named Georgia. We won’t make it boring by writing too much about landscapes or climate but we will do a twist with a list! 10 items on our list of places to see or tours in Georgia are more than enough to interest you into choosing it as your next vacation site. So let’s start!
Number one is, of course, the capital city Tbilisi. From all tours in Georgia this one is the bestseller and what is even better there is not only one, but more than a dozen! Various attractions in Tbilisi such as medieval castles, fortresses and regional mountains attract thousands of visitors monthly and the modern part of the town is always swarming with visitors!
Number two on our list is inevitable Kakheti! This wine region is so vibrant and sometimes it feels that it comes alive. Georgia is known to be a country that has perfected wine production so imagine the taste of red wine which you are slowly sipping in the shade, overlooking the city. We know we got your attention now! Make sure you book an Organic Wine Tour to Kakheti, so you can experience the most of it.
Moving on to number three. Uplistsikhe is one of the main attractions in the eastern part of Georgia. It is an ancient rock-hewn town built on a high rocky bank of the Mtkvari River. The most interesting part about this place is its unique combination of different styles of rock-cut cultures from Anatolia and Iran.
Some less known places deserve to be on our list as well! For example, not many people know about Chiatura but it is a charming place with a lot to offer. It was built in the 1950s and it has more character than many people we met! Seems unlikely, but if you don’t thrust is, do visit it.
Vardzia caves are fifth on our list but let’s face it, numbers are not here to rate the places. These caves are a truly historic landmark and as you walk om the stone bricks on the road you get the chance to follow the footsteps of ancient and famous leaders!
Kharagauli National Park is number six but if we counted in the stunning nature and welcoming people it should be the first. If you admire preserved forests and landscapes this is a tour for you.
There is not only one national park. Borjomi national park sweetened the deal a bit by adding hiking as an activity. All sports enthusiast gather in since these trails are the ones to be taken seriously. Kazbegi National Park is situated on the northern slopes of the Caucasus range, and its protected area makes more than 8,700 hectares. At 5,047 meters above sea level, Kazbegi Mountain is the third highest mountain in the country of Georgia. This is one of the most mythological places in the whole area, with stories that will take your breath away. If you are in Georgia, don’t miss to book a day trip to Kazbegi with Kartveli Tours.
Eight on the list is dedicated to believers and to those appreciating a good story. Vardzia cave complex monastery is unique because it was built in the rocks and those who visit it say that it has a special energy.
Gori is a significant lar of Georgian history and as such, it offers many tours. For a small fee, you might be able to experience Georgia in different periods in time and that is something not many other places can offer.
Number 10 is not a place as much as it is a region. Causaus mountains are one of the wonders of nature and with well-equipped tour guides, you can even go camping. A true outdoor experience will bring you closer to the people in Georgia and you will feel connected for life! Amazing country, isn’t it?