Georgia in autumn is a breathtakingly beautiful place, displaying stunning autumn colours, crisp air, and a rich cultural calendar. Here's a guide to the unique and memorable autumn adventures in Georgia:
Returning for its 5th Anniversary Edition, the Tsinandali Festival invites classical music lovers to enjoy 11 unforgettable days at the Tsinandali Estate. World-renowned artists, virtuoso soloists, and the Pan-Caucasian Youth Orchestra (PCYO) will take centre stage in this musical extravaganza.
Experience the remote mountain regions of Tusheti one last time before winter, as the road closes for the season. The tour offers a glimpse into the untouched beauty of Georgia's highlands.
Organized by Mtatsminda Park and Ana Mikadze, this cheese festival allows you to taste and buy unique types of Georgian cheese, accompanied by honey, wine, and tea. The festive environment will also host a handmade items exhibitions and sale.
A concert performance of Alexi Matchavariani's opera Hamlet is scheduled, providing opera enthusiasts with a cultural delight.
Hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg will grace the stage at Hrazdan Stadium in Yerevan, Armenia, with a mega-powerful sound and light show.
Rtveli (Grape Harvest): All September
The grape harvest season brings Kakheti, the wine region, alive. Participate in grape picking and learn about traditional Georgian winemaking processes.
Tbilisoba: Tbilisi, September 30 - October 1
Celebrate Tbilisi's heritage and rich cultural history during Tbilisoba, one of Georgia's largest and most famous festivals.
The legend, Bruno Mars, will visit Georgia as part of Starring Georgia. Gates open at 17:00 PM for this evening of pop, R&B, funk, and soul.
Svetitskhovloba: Mtskheta October 15
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, known as the burial site of Christ's mantle, invites visitors to the historical town of Mtskheta. This Georgian Orthodox cathedral stands as an architectural marvel and spiritual beacon.
Immerse yourself in the golden autumn colours with a visit to Sabaduri forest and Jvari monastery, and partake in guided birdwatching tours.
Georgia Wine Festival
Celebrate Georgia's winemaking traditions by sampling the best local wines at the Georgia Wine Festival during autumn.
From cultural festivals and music events to nature explorations and culinary discoveries, Autumn in Georgia offers an array of activities to suit every traveller. Create memories that will last a lifetime and explore the richness of Georgia's autumnal beauty. Whether for outdoor adventures or cultural experiences, Georgia is the perfect destination for an autumn adventure in 2023.