The Golden Triangle of Georgia refers to the capital, Tbilisi, and the regional towns of Sighnaghi, which is located in the far east of the country, and Kazbegi, the northern border town. Sighnaghi is located in the Kakheti region, renowned for its excellent wine coupled with the monasteries and churches Alaverdi, Gremi and the Nekresi. Kazbegi has the iconic Gergeti Holy Trinity church as its principal attraction. Staying in some of Georgia's best accommodation including the boutique Kabadoni in Sighnaghi and the Rooms Hotel in Kazbegi, this 9-day itinerary visits some of Georgia's most popular tourist attractions.
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Afternoon flight from London Gatwick to
Tbilisi, via Kiev, with Ukraine International
Airlines. Transfer to the Courtyard by
Marriott for 3 nights. (N)
Morning city tour including the fourthcentury
Narikala fortress, the State and Art
museums, and the fifth-century Metechi
church. Afternoon at leisure. (B, L)
Morning visit to Mtskheta. Visit the Jvari and the Samtavro church, and the Svetitskhoveli
cathedral, built on the grave of Sidonia, who
allegedly died clutching Christ's robe. (B, L)
Morning drive to Sighnaghi via the David
Gareja monastery complex and Bodbe
nunnery. Stay at the Kabadoni Hotel for 2
nights. (B, L, D)
Full-day tour of Georgia's principal winemaking
region. Visit the majestic 11th-century
Alaverdi cathedral, the elegant church of
Gremi and the Nekresi monastery. (B, L, D)
Morning drive to Kazbegi, visiting the Ananuri
fortress en route. Stay 2 nights at the Rooms
Hotel. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the Gergeti Trinity church, set
on a hill below the towering Mount Kazbegi.
Optional afternoon tour to the Gveleti
waterfall. (B, L, D)
Drive south from Kazbegi to Tbilisi via Gori, the birthplace of Josef Stalin. View the house
where he was born and a museum dedicated
to his life. Continue to Uplistsikhe to visit
the cave town, inhabited since pre-Christian
times. Transfer to the Courtyard by Marriott.
Transfer to the airport and fly to London
Gatwick, via Kiev, with Ukraine International
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is best suited to the hardier traveller as it includes some basic accommodation and some rougher road journeys.
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