Bike tour in Kakheti
During the tour, we have an opportunity to explore wine region of Georgia – Kakheti. We visit semi-deserts and mountainous Caucasus with contrast landscapes and ancient cultural monuments of Kakheti, where we have an opportunity to get to know local traditional way of winemaking. Of course, we taste different types of wine made in Georgian and European methods and delicious dishes of Georgian cuisine.
• Old Tbilisi – Sulphur baths, Narikala Fortress, Anchiskhati Church etc.
• Cave monastery – Davit Gareja
• Birthplace of wine – Kakheti region
• Sighnaghi – City of Love
• Alaverdi cathedral
• Ikalto monastery
• Views from Gombori Pass
Number of persons in a group: 2-10 persons
Duration of the tour: 6 days
Approximate driving distance: 660 km
Approximate biking distance: 306 km
|Group size||Price per person|
Price is indicated for one person in double room
Prices might change in accordance with number of persons in the group
Single supplement – 120 €
• Transfer: Airport – Hotel – Airport
• Transportation by minibus during the entire tour
• English, German or Russian speaking guide
• Professional driver
• Entrance tickets to museum
• Wine tasting
• Overnight at comfortable hotels and guest-houses
• Room with private bathroom
• breakfast, lunch-pack, dinner
• A bottle of water per day
• Bikes and helmet
• Supporting vehicle
• Luggage transportation by car
Price does not include:
• Travel insurance
• Alcoholic beverages except for the degustation defined by the program
The first day of the tour takes place in the capital of Georgia – Tbilisi. After wandering through narrow streets and districts of the old town, we visit Abanotubani, famous with sulfur bathes. The place is related to the foundation of Tbilisi, as according to the legend, king Vakhtang Gorgasali discovered this place in the 5th century and decided to build a city on this location. During the tour, we also visit ancient Narikala Fortress, Anchiskhati Church of the 6th century, Monument of Kartlis Deda (Mother of Georgia) and other sightseeing.
Overnight in Tbilisi
Tbilisi – Sagarejo – Davit Gareja – Sighnaghi
In the morning, we drive towards wine region – Kakheti – to visit cave monastery complex of Davit Gareja of the 6th century. Monastery is located at the border of Georgia-Azerbaijan. After visiting David’s Lavra, we have approximately three hours of hiking through the territory, where we discover amazing landscapes and unique frescoes of Udabno monastery. Afterwards, our trip continues to the city of Sighnaghi to enjoy wonderful views over Alazani Valley and Caucasus Mountains.
Overnight in Sighnaghi
Sighnaghi – Lagodekhi – Kvareli
We continue our journey to Kvareli via Lagodekhi, where we have an opportunity to get to know local traditional way of winemaking. Of course, we taste different types of wine made in Georgian and European methods.
Overnight in Kvareli
Kvareli – Alaverdi – Ikalto
Early in the morning, we take a direction towards Gremi – capital of Kakheti Kingdom in the 15th century. Gremi consists of the royal citadel, the church of Archangels and the former town. Afterwards, we continue our journey towards Ikalto to visit Monastery and Academy of Ikalto. On our way, we also visit one of the biggest Cathedral of Georgia – Alaverdi.
Overnight in Ikalto
Ikalto – Telavi – Kisiskhevi
On the fifth day of our journey we move towards Kisiskhevi. On our way, we stop to explore the city of Telavi and afterwards, we continue our trip to Tsinandali to visit house-museum of Alexander Chavchavadze. The museum has its own ancient wine cellar (marani), where wine was produced and bottled in the European method for the first time in the history of Georgia. After arriving in Kisiskhevi, we have an opportunity to taste different types of Georgian wine.
Overnight in Kisiskhevi
Kisiskhevi – Gombori – Tbilisi
From Kisiskhevi we return to Tbilisi via Gombori Pass taking delight in amazing and breathtaking views. On our way, we stop to visit Ujarma fortress.
Overnight in Tbilisi