2 day – West Georgia – Canyons and caves
2 day tour to west Georgia. Town Kutaisi, where the oldest kingdom of Kolkheti was located and from where the Argonauts stole the Golden Fleece. Accrossing the Rikoti pass you will feel diference of nature from east part. Subtropical climate gives west Georgia his diversity of beauty. You will have tours in Martvili and Okatsse canyons and colored grottoes in Kutaisi, where archaeologists have found a dinosaur footprint. Part of tour will full of visiting cultural heritages in Kutaisi.
Best period for this trip: from MAY till OCTOBER.
Bagrati Cathedral is an 11th-century cathedral in the city of Kutaisi, in the Imereti region of Georgia. A masterpiece of the medieval Georgian architecture, the cathedral suffered heavy damage throughout centuries and was reconstructed to its present state through a gradual process starting in the 1950s, with major conservation works concluding in 2012. A distinct landmark in the scenery of central Kutaisi, the cathedral rests on the Ukimerioni Hill.
Georgian Architectural ensemble, most important center of Georgia in Middle Ages. It is constructed in Kutaisi in 1106 led by David the Builder. It is surrounded by gate. The premises of various eras are included in ensemble (basically of XII-XIII cc.). In the south part of the gate of Gelati Monastery, in main entrance, there is burial place of David the Builder. The Monastery of Gelati was belongs to the Royal House. Here almost all the Kings of United Georgia are buried.
The State Forest Reserve of Sataplia is of complex character. It includes natural monuments of various origins. Territory is rich with grottos. Here at about 200 traces of predacious and grass eater dinosaur were found, which are engraved on the limestone. There is Bio-Speleological Museum in the forest reserve.
Prometheus cave natural monument – also known as Kumistavi Cave is a karst cave located in Tskaltubo Municipality in Imereti region of Georgia. The total length of the cave is about 11 km, of which 1060 m are open to visitors. Cave has total of 22 halls of which six are currently open to tourists.
The Kachchali Canyon is located between the village of Gachdeli and Inchkhuri (5 km from Martvili). River Abasha crosses the anticline stem and produces a chain of canal, whose length is 2400 m, and the intersection of 20-40 m. In some places the canyon is stepped up and the 12 m high waterfall in the middle of it will create a famous waterfall. The canyon boat can be quite deeply swept away.
The canyon is located in the valley of the River Oketa. The length of the river is 14 km, and the canyon width is 3-6 meters in some, 15-20 meters in some places, and the depth range from 20 to 100 meters. The canyon is decorated with some waterfalls. One of the lakes, “Oskhapo” is about 60 meters long. There are several natural rock-bridges on the river Okatse. The canyon has caves, from which the karst waters are poured out.
Price for per person with just English speaking driver:
1- person – 372 €
2- person – 246 €
3- person – 204 €
4- person – 185 €
5- person – 173 €
6- person – 165 €
* with Driver-Guide additional price: + 50 € for per Group
- Overnight in comfortable guest house with breakfast
- Driver / Guide
- Pick up / Drop off service (in Tbilisi)
- 2x Dinner
- 1x Supper in Guest house with wine
- Tickets to Sataplia cave
- Tickets to Prometheus cave with boats
- Tickets to Martvili canyon with boats
- Tickets to Okatse canyon
- 2 bottle water for per person
After 15 minutes during the working time – (10:00 AM – 8:00 PM)
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