Small-Group tours from Tbilisi

Alternative walking tour New Tiflis and backstreets

Alternative walking tour New Tiflis and backstreets

This alternative walking tour will take you on a journey through Tbilisi's rich history and cultural heritage. You'll have the opportunity to explore the city's left bank, which has a fascinating story of its own. This area of Tbilisi was once a symbol of change, where traditions mixed with the spirit of the 19th century to create a unique image of the capital of Georgia.   Starting from Freedom Square, we will venture through Orbeliani Plaza to the city's left bank. This area was developed rapidly in the 19th century and became a hub of activity with its fashionable shops, factories, and immigrants from Europe and Russia. This area is full of fascinating architecture, reflecting the mix of traditional Georgian and European styles.   As we wander through the Dry Bridge flea market, you'll have the opportunity to search for treasures from the past. This market is full of unique finds, from vintage clothing and accessories to handmade crafts and antique furnishings.   We will then continue down the pedestrian area of Agmashenebeli Avenue, home to some of the city's most popular shops and cafes. From there, we'll visit the famous Fabrika, a creative hub for artists and designers, with its trendy cafes and boutiques. Finally, we will reach Marjanishvili Square through backstreets and beautiful gardens, giving you a glimpse into the hidden gems of Tbilisi.   This tour is the perfect opportunity to experience Tbilisi from a different perspective and gain a deeper appreciation for the city's rich history and cultural heritage. So, come along with us on this alternative walking tour and discover the hidden gems of Tbilisi's left bank! Discover Old Tbilisi's iconic landmarks and rich history on our classic walking tour. Experience the city's unique blend of old and new with an expert guide. Book now for the ultimate Tbilisi introduction. More Open the raw beauty of Tbilisi's Soviet-era architecture on our exclusive Brutal Tbilisi tour. Explore the city's hidden gems and delve into the real life of Tbilisi's past and present   Duration Difficulty Type Language 3 hours Easy Private or Groups up to 10 people English Meeting point: Entrance of Burberry Shop at Freedom Square (Map) End of the tour at Marjanishvili station (Map) Includes: Local guide   Exclusions: Hotel pick-up and drop-off Gratuities
Old Tbilisi Walking Small Group Tour

Old Tbilisi Walking Small Group Tour

Join us on a Small Group walking tour of Old Tbilisi and discover the vibrant history and culture of Georgia! Immerse yourself in the city's fascinating mix of architectural styles, from Georgian to Byzantine, Oriental to Neo-Classical European. Our knowledgeable guides will lead you on a journey through time, starting with the oldest church in the city, the Anchiskhati Basilica, and taking in the 13th-century churches of Sioni and Metekhi. Take in the breathtaking views of the city from the top of the Narikala Fortress and admire the modern marvel that is the Bridge of Peace. Get a taste of Tbilisi's religious diversity by visiting the Synagogue, Armenian Church, Mosque, and numerous Georgian Orthodox churches. Our guides will also provide you with insider tips on where to eat and what to do during your stay in Georgia, making sure your trip is a truly unforgettable experience. Start your adventure in Georgia on the right foot and book this walking tour today! Discover Tbilisi on your own terms with a private walking tour. Enjoy a personalized experience with our local guide and explore the city at your own pace. Book now and experience the best of Tbilisi with flexibility and convenience More Explore Tbilisi's off-beaten paths and hidden gems on our expert-led walking tour. Perfect for those seeking a unique and authentic experience. Discover backstreets, local markets, and hidden gems beyond the typical tourist spots. Book now for an unforgettable journey! Duration Difficulty Type Language 3 hours Easy Small group (up to 8 people) English Meeting point: Burberry Shop at Freedom Square (Freedom Square, 2) Includes: Local guide Exclusions: Hotel pick-up and drop-off Cable car (one way 2.5 GEL) Gratuities (optional)
Brutal Tbilisi Urban Exploration

Brutal Tbilisi Urban Exploration

Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, holds a wealth of fascinating and lesser-known locations that are waiting to be explored. Join our brutal Tbilisi tour and delve into the city's rich and complex history with an expert guide who will take you to the hidden corners of the city. Our tour showcases the striking Soviet Brutalist architecture, showcasing the former Ministry of Highways as one of the main highlights. This building, with its bold and imposing design, symbolizes the city's post-Soviet past and serves as a stark reminder of the city's history.   But our tour is not just limited to historical sites, we also visit the unique sky bridges, which are connected by bridges at a height of 70 meters above the ground. This breathtaking urban view will give you an insight into the daily lives of the people who call Tbilisi home. Additionally, we will also take you to the Maghlivi Bridge, which holds a tragic history that you won't want to miss. Furthermore, we will also visit the mysterious Georgian Stonehenge and the abandoned Museum of Archaeology, showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the city.    Join us on this journey of discovery as we uncover the hidden corners of Tbilisi and reveal its secrets. Explore the city in a whole new way and learn about its rich history, culture, and architecture. Book your Brutal Tbilisi tour today and don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Before booking our unique Brutal Tbilisi tour, we highly recommend joining our classic Tbilisi walking tour for a deeper understanding of the city's past and present. More Want to see all sides of Tbilisi? Ready for unique and offbeat explorations? Join our alternative walking tour and discover hidden gems and lesser-known neighbourhoods in Tbilisi. Explore the city beyond the usual tourist hotspots and immerse yourself in the local culture and history. Duration Difficulty Type Language English Around 4 hours Aventurier Private/ Small Group Russian Meeting point for group tours: Europe Square, Tbilisi Includes: Water Local guide Transportation Hotel pick-up for private option Exclusions: Gratuities (optional)

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David Gareji Monastery, Sighnaghi & Rainbow Mountains: Kakheti Highlights

David Gareji Monastery, Sighnaghi & Rainbow Mountains: Kakheti Highlights

Journey through the enchanting landscapes of Kakheti with this captivating day tour from Tbilisi. Setting out from your accommodation, our route takes us past the quaint village of Udabno, setting the scene for the wonders to come. The highlight for many is the striking Rainbow Mountains of Eastern Georgia, often referred to as "Georgia's Paint Palette". These vibrant, multi-coloured formations are a magnet for photography enthusiasts and anyone with an appreciation for Mother Nature's artistry. Then, we delve into history with a visit to the David Gareji Monastery. Standing against time, this architectural marvel offers more than just spirituality; it's a testament to Georgia's rich history. Our journey continues to the serene Bodbe Monastery, cradled in Kakheti's undulating hills. This sacred haven invites quiet reflection and offers a tranquil contrast to our next stop - the lively town of Sighnaghi. Enclosed by 18th-century walls and fortifications, Sighnaghi promises panoramic vistas of the Alazani Valley. Here, you can meander through cobbled lanes, delve into local markets boasting traditional Georgian spices and treats, and immerse yourself in the town's storied past. But, a trip to Kakheti isn't complete without indulging in its culinary treasures. Relish a sumptuous lunch, sampling a spread of authentic Kakhetian dishes. For those inclined, a taste of the region's traditional wines, celebrated for their depth and flavour, awaits. As we conclude our journey, we drive you back to your Tbilisi abode, ensuring your heart and camera are full of Georgia's timeless beauty and captivating tales. Duration Difficulty Type Language English 10+ hours Normal Private Russian Inclusions: Hotel pick-up and drop-off 1 bottled water per person Professional guide services Transportation in a comfortable vehicle Entrance fees to all destinations on the itinerary Exclusions: Lunch is not included in the tour price, but there will be opportunities to make a stop in one of the restaurants in Sighnagh or you are welcome to bring your own. Vegetarian options are available at most stops. Tips for the guide and driver are not required, but they are greatly appreciated for their hard work and excellent service. Wine tasting is not included in the tour price, but it is available at an additional cost at select wineries if you are interested. Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or preferences. We wish to assure all our guests that this tour is absolutely safe and exclusively traverses the territory of Georgia. Please be informed that the Udabno Monastery is not a part of our itinerary, and the route leading to it is completely closed. Rest assured, even without this, our tour remains a unique and beautiful experience, offering a true taste of Georgia's natural wonders. Your safety and enjoyment are our utmost priorities.
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Mtskheta - Uplistsikhe - Borjomi: Best of Georgia

Mtskheta - Uplistsikhe - Borjomi: Best of Georgia

Discover the best of Georgia on this full-day tour from Tbilisi. Explore the ancient cave city of Uplistsikhe, the UNESCO site of Mtskheta and the famous resort Borjomi all in one day. Your local guide will pick you up in the morning and take you on a journey through some of the most fascinating and beautiful regions of Georgia. Start with a visit to Tbilisi sea, a man-made reservoir that offers beautiful views and a chance to relax by the water. Explore the Georgian Stonehenge, officially known as the Chronicle of Georgia, a monument that celebrates 3,000 years of Georgian sovereignty and 2,000 years of Christianity in the country.   Next, take a trip to the 6th-century Jvari Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the oldest monasteries in Georgia. From there, you'll head to the Shida Kartli region and explore the ancient cave town of Uplistsikhe, a site that played a significant role in Georgian history over the course of 3,000 years.   One more stop will be at Borjomi Central Park, home to the most remarkable virtues of Borjomi with its striking nature and unique mineral waters. You'll have the opportunity to taste the natural Borjomi mineral water, relax in a beautiful environment, or try riding the cable car up to the top of the park.   After this tour, your guide can drop you off in Borjomi or Bakuriani, or you can return to your accommodation in Tbilisi. This tour is a unique and exclusive opportunity to experience the best of Georgia's history, culture, and natural beauty in just one day. Don't miss the chance to discover the secrets of this fascinating country with a knowledgeable local guide. Duration Difficulty Type Language English 10 hours Easy Private Russian Meeting point: Hotel pick-up and drop-off Includes: Water Guide service Private tour Exclusions: Admission Borjomi Park (2 GEL per person) Admission Uplistsikhe (15 GEL per person) Lunch
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Ananuri - Truso - Stepantsminda - Kazbegi Off-Road group tour

Ananuri - Truso - Stepantsminda - Kazbegi Off-Road group tour

See you in the summer of 2024! Are you a thrill-seeker? Do you long for a genuine connection with nature, history, and culture, rather than a mere superficial glance? If so, our 'Ananuri - Truso - Stepantsminda - Kazbegi Off-Road Group Tour' is the perfect adventure for you. Our off-road tour isn't for those looking to merely check off places on a travel list or fill their Instagram feed with clichéd tourist spots. It's crafted for true adventurers, those who yearn to delve deep into the heart of Georgia's breathtaking landscapes, to touch, feel, and understand the richness of its history and the raw beauty of its nature. Journey along the rugged terrain of the Georgian military road, a route that commands stunning views and whispers historical tales. Marvel at the majestic Ananuri castle, the serene Zhinvali water reservoir, and the iconic Friendship Monument in Gudauri. Each location tells a unique story, offering insights into Georgia's past and present. Venture into the Truso Valley, a nearly abandoned wonder dotted with spectacular travertine formations, natural geysers, and ancient towers. Truso's abandoned settlements echo with the mystery of time, offering a glimpse into a forgotten era. The crescendo of our adventure is the visit to the picturesque village of Stepantsminda, cradled by the soaring Kazbegi mountains. Here, the Holy Trinity Church stands as an enduring symbol of Georgia's spiritual heritage, offering an unparalleled panorama of the surrounding landscape. Our small-group setting ensures a personalized experience, giving you ample time to absorb and relish each location. This unique itinerary doesn't just offer sights to see, but experiences to live, emotions to feel, and memories to treasure. If you're seeking more than just a tour, if you're seeking an adventure that stirs your soul and stimulates your senses, then join us on our off-road adventure through the thrilling landscapes of Georgia. It's not just a tour; it's an expedition into the heart of Georgia's untamed beauty. Don't wait – reserve your spot now and plunge into an unforgettable journey of discovery and adventure with us. No hidden costs, maximum value, and guaranteed exhilaration. This is not just a tour, it's an adventure for the true connoisseurs of life! Duration Difficulty Type Language English 12-14 hours Moderately Small group up to 8 people Russian Meeting point: Europe Square, Tbilisi (Map) Includes: 4X4 WD off-road transport to Gergeti Trinity Church Expert local guide Bottled water for hydration Exclusions: Lunch at a local restaurant (Lunch, options available for vegetarians and partially halal diets) Gratuities for guide and driver (optional) Hotel pickup and drop-off (arrangements can be made for an additional fee) If you're unable to find an available date for our group tours or prefer a more personalized experience, consider booking a private tour. Our private tours offer flexibility with pick-up and drop-off at your desired location, as well as the ability to customize the itinerary to your interests. Click here to learn more and book your private tour.   Need to Know: Stay a Little Longer: If the enchanting Stepantsminda has captured your heart and you wish to extend your stay, we're more than happy to accommodate. Just let us know in advance and we'll arrange to drop you off there at the end of the tour. Age Considerations: Due to the tour's lengthy duration and the exciting off-road driving, we advise that it may not be suitable for children under 12 years old. Physical Fitness: Since we'll be exploring some rough terrain, it's good to have a decent level of physical fitness to fully enjoy the experience. Dress for Success: Mountain weather can be a tricky customer - sunny one minute, chilly the next. Dress in layers and wear sturdy shoes to be prepared for any surprises the weather might throw at you. Motion Sickness: If winding roads get your stomach churning, remember to bring along any necessary medications. We want you to enjoy the journey, not endure it! Comfort Level: Our 4WD vehicles are built for safety and adventure, seating a maximum of 8 passengers. While they provide an authentic off-road experience, they might not have the plush comfort of a standard tour bus. Group Dynamics: This is a group tour where you'll have the opportunity to meet and interact with other intrepid travelers. It's all part of the adventure! Language Note: On rare occasions, our group tours may be conducted in both Russian and English simultaneously. While we strive to ensure an equal experience for all, this might result in slightly longer explanations or a bit slower pace. But not to worry, we'll ensure everyone's on the same page!
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The best day trips from Tbilisi

David Gareji & Rainbow Mountains Off-road tour

David Gareji & Rainbow Mountains Off-road tour

Get ready for an off-road adventure on this private 4x4 tour Explore the awe-inspiring Rainbow Mountains and the historic David Gareji Monastery complex. This tour offers the perfect combination of natural beauty and historical significance.   Begin your journey from Tbilisi and head towards the Rainbow Mountains, also known as the "Martian landscapes" on Earth. Take a light hike through the colourful peaks and enjoy the unique beauty of the area. Next, visit St. John Monastery, a hidden gem with a rich history.  Get ready to walk and climb on uneven ground.   Then, make your way to the David Gareji Monastery complex, a 6th-century religious site carved into the rock. Explore the church and admire the ancient caves that have been preserved for centuries.   Enjoy a delicious lunch at the famous Oasis Club in Udabno and taste some of the Georgian wines at a wine factory. This tour is an unforgettable experience that showcases the unique beauty and rich history of the region. Don't miss out on the opportunity to discover the hidden gems of Georgia with a knowledgeable local guide.   Looking for a budget-friendly tour option? Check out our small-group tours! Perfect for solo travellers, these tours offer the same great experiences at a lower price point. Plus, you'll get to meet other like-minded travellers. Book now! More tours Need more leisurely tour options? Check out our Best of Kakheti: David Gareji and Sighnaghi tour, perfect for those not comfortable with off-road adventures. Click here to book now   Duration Difficulty Type Language English 10 hours Moderate Private Russian NEED TO KNOW BEFORE BOOKING THE TOUR: We wish to assure all our guests that this tour is absolutely safe and exclusively traverses the territory of Georgia. Please be informed that the Udabno Monastery is not a part of our itinerary, and the route leading to it is completely closed. Rest assured, even without this, our tour remains a unique and beautiful experience, offering a true taste of Georgia's natural wonders. Your safety and enjoyment are our utmost priorities. On foot, you will walk about 4 km (2.5 miles). Be sure that you have proper closed-toe shoes for the hike. The ambient temperature may reach over 30ºC (86F) from May to October, so be prepared for hot weather. The tour takes place at an altitude of 350 m (1150 ft), similar to Tbilisi. Participants should have a moderate level of physical fitness. Remember that there's no such thing as bad weather, just poor clothing. Consider the weather forecast and choose the best day for the tour. When visiting Orthodox churches, women are required to cover their heads and wear skirts, while men should wear pants.  For your comfort and safety, we strongly recommend wearing closed-toe, sturdy shoes suitable for potentially muddy and steep terrains. The dirt road may cause motion sickness for some people. It's recommended to bring personal medications in case you need them. This is not just an opportunity to see breathtaking landscapes, but also a chance to challenge yourself and feel proud of your accomplishments. Come prepared for an authentic adventure! Includes: Hotel pick-up and drop-off 1 bottled water Guide's services Transportation service Entrance fees Exclusions: Lunch Gratuities (optional) Wine tasting (optional) Please note that border crossings are not included in this tour itinerary
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Explore Old Tbilisi Private walking tour

Explore Old Tbilisi Private walking tour

Explore Tbilisi's rich history and culture with our private walking tour Starting at the heart of the city at Freedom Square, we'll take a stroll through the charming streets of the Old Town, immersing ourselves in the unique blend of Georgian, Byzantine, Oriental, and European architecture. We'll visit some of Tbilisi's most iconic landmarks, including the ancient Anchiskhati Basilica, the 13th-century Sioni Cathedral, and the majestic Narikala Fortress. We'll make our way to the modern Bridge of Peace, marvelling at the stunning views of the River Mtkvari. As we continue our journey through the city, we'll discover the peaceful coexistence of various religions in Tbilisi, and see the Synagogue, Armenian Church, and Mosque in addition to the numerous Georgian Orthodox churches. We'll also take a stroll through Rike Park, a popular spot for locals and tourists alike, and see the Mother of Georgia statue, a symbol of the country's strength and resilience. We'll also visit the historic Old Meidan and Jan Shardeni Street, as well as Tbilisi's Central Mosque and Abanotubani, the city's famous sulfur baths. This tour is perfect for those who want to experience the best of Tbilisi. With our experienced local guide, you'll gain a deeper understanding of Georgia's culture and history while also visiting its most popular and beautiful locations. Book now and let us show you the best of Tbilisi Want to explore Tbilisi on a budget? Join our group tour for an affordable way to see the city's top sights and hidden gems. Click here to book now! More Are you looking for a unique and off-the-beaten-path experience in Tbilisi? Our alternative walking tour is perfect for those who want to explore the city's hidden gems and backstreets. Duration Difficulty Type Language English 3 hours Easy Private Russian Meeting point: Burberry Shop at Freedom Square (Freedom Square, 2) Includes: Local guide Cable car (one way) Exclusions: Hotel pick-up and drop-off Gratuities (optional) Need to Know: Tickets are available for the specific time and date of your reservation. Changes or cancellations can be made up to 24 hours before the tour starts. If you are unable to join the tour due to unforeseen circumstances (flight delays, hotel issues, taxi problems, etc.), please make a new reservation. This is an all-weather tour, so please come prepared: Summer temperatures can exceed 40°C (104°F), so stay hydrated and wear sun protection. Winters can be cold, with occasional snow and rain. Umbrellas, raincoats, and other weather gear are your responsibility. Tbilisi's landscape is hilly, so be prepared for some uphill walking. If you're travelling with children and strollers, please keep this in mind. Kindly arrive on time to ensure you get the most out of your tour experience
Vardzia - Rabati castle - Borjomi Private Tour

Vardzia - Rabati castle - Borjomi Private Tour

Explore the unique and stunning Vardzia Cave Town, Borjomi, and Rabati Castle on a private one-day guided tour from Tbilisi. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of southeast Georgia, from the Agura river gorge surrounded by large-leaved and coniferous forests and the majestic Caucasus Mountains to the ancient city of Akhaltsikhe. Savour the famous mineral waters of Borjomi Central Park and visit Rabati Castle, a complex of historical castles, towers, and churches. Discover the hidden wonders of Vardzia, a cave monastery carved into the rock that extends over half a kilometre with 13 tiers connected by a complex system of tunnels. See the preserved large reception hall, living quarters, book depository, wineries, water, and spring water baths. Marvel at the Church of the Dormition, the central spiritual and monumental focus of the site and the ancient portraits of the royal founders, King Giorgi III and Queen Tamar. Take this opportunity to experience the rich cultural heritage of Georgia with our private one-day tour. Book now and make your trip to Borjomi, Vardzia, and Rabati Castle unforgettable. Duration Difficulty Type Language English 12 hours Normal Private Russian Meeting point: Hotel pick-up and drop-off Includes: Water Exclusions: Entrance fee to Vardzia (15 GEL per person) Entrance fee to Rabati castle (19 GEL per person) Entrance fee to Borjomi park (5 GEL per person) Lunch Gratuities (optional) Need to know before booking: Please be aware that our tours involve significant driving times due to the distances between attractions. Ensure you are comfortable with extended travel periods for an enjoyable tour experience. Your comfort and satisfaction are our priority.
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Private Tour Kakheti: The Ultimate Foodie Experience

Private Tour Kakheti: The Ultimate Foodie Experience

Discover the ultimate foodie experience on a private tour from Tbilisi to the Kakheti region! Join us as we explore the bustling town of Telavi and immerse ourselves in its rich culture and local sites. Our itinerary starts with a pickup from Tbilisi and a drive through the stunning Gombori Pass. As we make our way to Telavi, we'll visit Batonis Tsikhe, a 17th-century fortress located in the centre of Telavi. From the top of its watchtowers, we'll admire the breathtaking views of the surrounding area and marvel at the statue of the king and the ancient 900-year-old Giant Plane Tree. After exploring the fortress, we'll venture to the Telavi Farmers' Bazaar, a vibrant market where you can sample delicious street food and witness the diversity of goods on offer, including fresh produce, meat, and cheeses. We'll try seasonal fruits and indulge in pickled jonjoli, goat cheese, and sulguni cheese. For those with a sweet tooth, we'll sample churchkhela, a Georgian delicacy made from nuts coated in fruit syrup. We'll also taste honeycomb and walnuts covered in kiwi juice, dried persimmons, and fruit rolls. Next, we'll visit a cheese factory where we'll see over ten different varieties of cheese being made and sample some of their most delectable creations. We'll observe the cheese-making process, from the vats of cultured milk to the packaging centre, and even get the chance to try cheese aged in white and black wines, cheese with spices and herbs, and more. Finally, we'll visit a private winery where we'll meet winemakers and taste some of the best wines in Georgia, including the traditional Rkatsiteli amber wine. Come on this mouth-watering journey and repeat the adventure of famous food blogger David Hoffman as he explored Telavi and the Kakheti region. Get ready to indulge in the rich flavours of Georgian cuisine and make memories that will last a lifetime. Need to Know before booking Please note that this tour includes tastings of Georgian wine and other alcoholic beverages. Participants must be of legal drinking age and are responsible for their own consumption. It is important to drink responsibly and to be aware of your limits. Please also note that we cannot provide options for individuals with gluten or lactose intolerance, and there are no Halal options available. If you have dietary restrictions, please consider this before booking the tour. Our goal is to provide an enjoyable and safe experience for all participants, and we appreciate your understanding in this matter.   Duration Difficulty Type Language English 10 hours Easy Private Russian Includes: Hotel pick-up and drop-off 1 bottled water Cheese factory tour Tour of the winery Wine Tasting at Marani Milorauli or similar, subject to availability (minimum 5 types of wine and strong alcohol) Cheese tasting Georgian charcuterie board Transportation service Guide's services Exclusions: Gratuities Lunch Additional wine tasting (optional) Personal expenses
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