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KAKHETI TOUR

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Signagi

One day tour to Kakheti

(option 1)
After breakfast trip to Bodbe Monastery – was founded in IV c. Here is the grave of St. Nino – the Enlightener of Georgia. The monastery now functions as a nunnery and is one of the major pilgrimage sites in Georgia, due to its association with St. Nino, the 4th-century female evangelist of Georgians, whose relics are enshrined there. Also there is a Holly Spring named by St.Nino. Because of its healing power at any time of the year you can plunge in it and be cured of various ailments.
Arrival to Signagi-city of love (10km). City impresses with its magnificent history. It’s enclosed by double fortified wall with 28 towers. Climbing on any of them, it seems that you can touch the sky.
In the evening return to Tbilisi.

One day tour to Kakheti

(option 2)
After breakfast departure to Kakheti- the homeland of wine.
Arrival to Telavi through the Gombori pass – Sights of Telavi (Palace of King Irakli)
Visiting Alexander Chavchavadze homestead in Tsinandali. There is a unique park of XIX-century with the most rare instance of flora, an enoteca with a set of unique ancient and vintage wines in the homestead. You can also taste Georgian modern vintage wines.
Departure for the degustation of vintage wines in Kvareli in winery “Kindzmarauli corporation”.
On the way visiting monuments of Nekresi(first building is the IV c, and later the XVI c) and Gremi Fortress (XV c).
If it’s possible you will take a part in the grape harvest – Rtveli.
In the evening return to Tbilisi.

One day tour Kakheti

(option 3)
After breakfast depart to David Gareja monastery complex , which was founded by one of 13 Assyrian Monks – David in VI c. and later this place became a Lavra. They say that the prayer pronounced three times in David Gareja. It is equal to one prayer in Jerusalem.
Trip to Signagi – the city of love. From all parts of the city you can see the Alazani valley which rests against the Big Caucasian spine. City impresses with its magnificent history. It’s enclosed by double fortified wall with 28 towers. Climbing on any of them it seems that you can touch the sky by hand. In the city are some museums, many taverns and wine cellars.
In the evening return to Tbilisi.

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