Georgia, situated in the Caucasus region between Europe and Asia is a land of majestic mountains, breath-taking waterfalls, lush green flora, medieval fortress, and rocky beaches. No wonder a visit to this beautiful country will take you a few centuries back, in the medieval era!
Here’s a lowdown of some activities you can enjoy while touring Georgia.
1. Mountains calling
The dramatic peaks of Kazbegi are an absolute feast for the eyes. Mt. Kazbegi is the 3rd largest peak in Georgia. In fact, it is a beautiful, snow-capped, dormant stratovolcano, which has an elevation of 5,047m. Hike to the Gergeti Trinity Church, a must-visit place. If you are an adventurous hiker, Truso Valley and Chaukhi massif are some of the parts you will definitely like to explore.
2. Ski touring at Gudauri
The ski resort Gudauri located in Mtskheta-Mtianeti is one of the most compelling destinations in Georgia. The resort offers free riding and heli-skiing opportunities for skiers of all levels. With 7 ski lifts, best skiing spots and swathes of snow covered regions, Gadauri leaves you with wonderful memories for lifetime.
3. Explore the garden province of Kakheti
Enrich your knowledge of Georgian culture by visiting Bodbe, Sighnaghi and Kvareli towns, which are situated in the easternmost province of Georgia. Popularly known as the country of wine-lovers, this province was referred by Dumas as “the garden province of Kakheti.” The sight of horse-drawn carts, hayricks dotted fields and rivers in Kakheti will fill your heart with joy!
4. Immerse yourself in Tbilisi’s architectural wonders
Tbilisi’s diverse history is reflected in its churches, mosques, fortress, etc. The architecture of these structures is a mix of medieval, neoclassical, Beaux Arts, Art Nouveau, Stalinist and the Modern structures. What’s more, the panoramic view of the entire city that you get to see from Narikala fortess is simply breath taking.
Plan a vacation to this off-the-beaten path destination with T Trikon’s Georgia package and we are sure, you will return back refreshed and recharged!