08:30 Transfer from Tbilisi to the NataKhtariairdrome.
09:00 Fly to Mestia
After arrival in Mestia transfer to the hotel.
12:00 Upon arrival in Mestia, regional center of upper Svaneti, we will start our excursion with the museum (established in 1936) houses more than 4.000 items: archaeological objects discovered in Svaneti i i l f d d idi (f ili X XII i)liireg ion, unique samples of engraved and painted icons (of special interest are X‐XII c.c. icons), religious objects (IX‐XIV c.c.), manuscripts (XI‐XIII c.c. New Testaments from Adishi, Labskaldi, Ienashi, Mestia), weapons and armor, iron and cooper items, wooden ethnographic objects, adornments, silverware, textiles, etc. The last point of our excursion in Mestia will be the ethnographical tower museum of Margians.
14:30 Lunch at the hotel in Mestia
15:30 Chalaadi Glacier. Chalaadi is the only glacier in Georgia with its tongue extending below 2000m into the tree‐line.
After return to the hotel dinner and free evening.
Day 2 Ushguli & Fly to tbilisi
09:00 Breakfast at the hotel in Mestia.
09:30 Early in the morning we depart towards village Ushguli, The village Ushguli is believed to be the highest permanently inhabited place in Europe. It lies below Mt. Shkhara (5068m), the highest peak in Georgia and the third highest in the Caucasus. Its more than 20 ancient stone towers and the i ili fit l ti h lditt b li t dongo ing resilience of its population have led it to be listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Ushguli we will have a walk in the village, visit Lamaria Church. Ushguli Museum. We will finish our excursion in Ushguli with Tamari tower. Queen Tamara was one of the most successful queens in Georgia and the time of her kingdom ( 12th century) is known as golden period of Georgia.
Open air Lunch in Ushguli
Free time (opportunities: enjoy the village life and have a light walk to Shkhara Glacier or do some horseback riding)
16:00 Drive from Ushguli to Mestia airdrome.
18:00 Fly from Mestia to NataKhtariairdrome.
Transfer from Natakhtari airdrome to Tbilisi.
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Tour Price Includes
*Accommodation : ‐1 overnight in Guesthouse
* Meals ‐Full Board, as listed in the itinerary
*Service of a n English speaking guide g pgg
*Transportation by comfortable Jeep
*Entrance fees of all tour destinations •All the landing transfers .
Tour Price Does Not Include