- Tour duration: 8-9 hours
Bakuriani ski resort-the famous winter resort, located 180 kilometers west of Tbilisi in Borjomi gorge at an altitude of 1,700 meters (5.576 feet) above sea level. Local people call this place – “Sunny Valley”. The region around Bakuriani is surrounded by pine forests. Bakuriani has an unique climate due to the fact, that it is situated in the subtropical zone, but at high altitude. The impressive range of winter sport activities and entertainment include: alpine ski runs and hiking, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, ice skating, horseback riding, snowmobile tours, hunting, ice climbing, sledding, paragliding. Lovers of outdoor activities offer wide choice of tracks. For starters, the proposed routes with a length of rope tows 300 m, the slope of the mountain 10-12 degrees. The two-step route “Kokhta – 1” general slowness is 1500 m. The upper, 400 m. are complex and reach the slope of 52 degrees. Inexperienced skiers are recommended “Plateau”. “Kokhta – 2” is also two-step route with the total length of 3000 m. The steep slopes are replaced by more gentle light. Borjomi is the resort town in the southwest of Georgia. The city is well-known for the mineral Borjomi water taking the first position on export in Georgia. Borjomi treats group of low-mountain resorts and is surrounded with a massif covered with the coniferous and broad-leaved forests. Borjomi is known for the medical mineral water which is applied for drinking at diseases like: gastrointestinal path, bilious ways, metabolism, kidneys and in the form of bathtubs — at cardiovascular diseases, diseases of nervous system and respiratory bodies.
Rabati- Akhaltsikhe is mentioned in chronicles of the 12th century. But in fact it’s much older. In the 16th century it was ruled by the Ottomans. In the old part of the city there is remained a fortress, a palace and a mosque. We will visit the so-called Rabat, where it was also the palace of the rulers. In Rabat, special attention is drawn to rooms, as it is a good example of the old Georgian house. It amazes people with its grandiosity with a rich decoration. After restructuring of buildings, it is especially nice to enjoy all the beauties of this wonderful place