Ancient Georgia - Mtskheta & Uplistsikhe

Day Trips & Excursions in Tbilisi

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Mtskheta – the ancient capital of Georgian kings. Enjoy the amazing beauty of the medieval architecture. Visit Uplistsikhe The town represents a cave-complex of various structures.
In the morning meet your guide at the hotel and start driving towards old capital of  Georgia, Mtskheta.Visit to Jvari Church (6th -7th cc), the most important religious center and an architectural masterpiece of mediaeval Georgia. Enjoy breathtaking view from the church that towers over the city of Mtskheta. Stand on a high hill overlooking the confluence of two majestic rivers Aragvi and Mtkvari. Continue to Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (XI century). Take an excursion to Uplistsikhe, an ancient cave town and one of the oldest urban settlements in Georgia. The town represents a complex of various structures dating from the 12 cent. BC to the 17th cent. AD. Finish your tour at Stalin's Museum in Gori, dedicated to the life of Joseph Stalin.

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks