Kakheti wine excursion – one day tour. Visit Sighnaghi town and two biggest wine cellars in Kvareli. One-day tour to the homeland of wine. Kakheti is the oldest hotbed of viticulture and winemaking, where viticulture began 8,000 years ago. Since then, throughout the centuries, a native type of wine has been created and formed, which is very different from the existing varieties. About 80 kinds of grapes are distributed here. Wine lovers will be able to taste wine made according to the oldest traditions and modern technologies. The oldest method of making wine is included in the list of intangible cultural heritage of UNESCO.
Visit one of the most important church monuments – Bodbe Monastery (IX century), where Saint Nino is buried, which spread Christianity in Georgia. Visit Sighnaghi, the city of love that will conquer you with its architecture and location. The city of houses with beautiful balconies and red roofs is surrounded by a 4 km long wall in the background of the snowy mountains of the Caucasus and a view of the Alazani Valley. After Sighnaghi you will enter the town of Kvareli to visit Lake Ilya and the two largest wine cellars. There you will have a tasting and an excursion to the wine cellar. Return to Tbilisi from the Gombori pass with a beautiful view of the nature.