Hiking into the gorgeous mountains of Great Caucasus will give you the most incredible travel experience of your life. Svaneti is the paradise for nature lovers. From the glaciers to ancient towers will let you feel yourself in the fairytale. You will be hiking to the most beautiful trails and meanwhile, feel the spirit of Georgian culture and history.
ItineraryDay 1: First ImressionStop At: Enguri DamDriving several hours of Driving from Batumi to reach Enguri dam. Duration: 3 hoursPass By: Mestia Tourism Information CentreAfter seeing Ennguri dam you will appear to the magical place of Greater Caucasus, we will drive through the beautiful mountains of Svaneti region with several stops for photo shooting. Arrival in MestiaStop At: Chalaadi GlacierHiking to Chalaadi glacier.Distance: 6 kmDifficulty: easyDuration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Dinner: Dinner in the restaurant with Georgian folk showAccommodation included: Overnight at local guesthouse in MestiaDay 2: Ushguli - UNESCO world heritage siteStop At: UshguliOff-road driving from Mestia to UshguliDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Shkhara Glacier, Ushguli, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti RegionHiking to Shkhara glacier.Distance: 15 kmDifficulty: easyDuration: 5 hoursStop At: LaMaria Church, Ushguli, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti RegionVisiting Ushguli village and Lamaria churchDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • Dinner: Dinner with traditional Georgian food in the guesthouseAccommodation included: Overnight at the guesthouse in Ushguli with delicious Georgian foodDay 3: Climbing inside the towerStop At: Mikhail Khergiani House MuseumTravel back to Mestia, visit the museum of Mikheil Khergiani, legendary Georgian climber. Climb inside the old tower of Svaneti. Travel to BatumiDuration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.