The tour starts today in Georgia's atmospheric capital. After lunch we'll have an orientation walking tour around this fascinating city.
We'll have the whole day to explore Tbilisi from its churches, synagogues, mosques, fortresses & baths to its shops, cafes and quiet streets.
Mtskheta is the former capital and religious centre of Georgia which we explore en route to Kutaisi.
Today we cross the Zagaro Pass, arriving in the late afternoon to Ushguli, the highest permanently inhabited village.
We'll walk to the foot of Mt. Shkhara, walking alongside the wonderful Enguri River which will eventually lead us to its origin – the Shkhara Glacier. Approx 6-7hrs walking.
Today we’ll walk to the village of Iprari, a remote village in Upper Svaneti. Approx 7-8 hrs walking.
Today we’ll walk over the Chkhutnieri Pass (2700m), making our way to the village of Adishi. Approx 7 hrs walking
Today we’ll start our journey to Mestia on foot, reaching 2800m we’ll have beautiful views across to the Chaneri glacier, before meeting the vehicles to drive to Mestia. Approx 5-5 hrs walking
We’ll drive via Zugdidi before heading on to Batumi on the Black Sea Coast.
The tour ends after breakfast in Batumi.