I Day: Arrive in Tbilisi International Airport. Tour around Tbilisi.
Overnight in Tbilisi (B)
II Day: Drive from Tbilisi to Shatili. Transportation by a minibus. Visit Jvari Monastery, ancient city Mtskheta and Ananuri Fortress on the way.
Overnight in a guesthouse in Shatili (D/B/L)
III Day: Walk around Shatili historical village, afterwords walk to Mutso (1 hour walk to Mutso from the main road) Visit Mutso Fortress. From Shatili to Ardoti luggage is carried by a car. Walk to Ardoti (At 1500m altitude)
Overnight in tents in Ardoti. Walking distance 20 km.
IV Day: Walk or horse ride from Ardoti to the foothills of Atsunta Pass (At 2000 m altitude). Luggage from Ardoti is carried by horses. 7 hours walk along the day.
Overnight in tents near Atsunta Pass (at 2100 m altitude)
V Day: We traverse Atsunta pass (3431 m). 7-8 hours walk along the day, 10 km around Atsunta Pass.
Overnight in camps eastward beneath the pass (At 3300 m altitude)
VI Day: Walk to village Dartlo (At 1800 m altitude), walking takes a day. It is possible to meet a car in village Chesho and drive to Dartlo (40 minutes drive)
Overnight in a guesthouse in Dartlo. (D/B/L)
VII Day: Drive to Omalo (At 1900m altitude, 1 hours drive), visit Keselo Fortress. Walking from Omalo to Keselo Fortress and back takes 1 hour. Drive from Omalo to Kakheti, visit local winery. Having a city tour in Telavi.
Overnight in a guesthouse in Telavi (D/B)
VIII Day: Drive from Telavi to Kvareli, having a wine tour in Kvareli wineries. Drive to city of love Sighnagi, having a city tour.
Overnight in a guesthouse in Sighnaghi.(D/B)
IX Day: Driving to Tbilisi
PRICE INCLUDES: Transfer from the airport to Tbilisi hotel; Hotel in Tbilisi (B); Transfer to Shatili with English or Russian speaking guide; Guesthouse in Shatili; Hiking guide; Guesthouse in Dartlo (D/B 1 night); Guesthouse in Telavi (D/B 1 night); Guesthouse in Sighnaghi (D/B 1 night); Horses for taking the luggage from Ardoti till Dartlo; Guide for horses; Transfer from Tusheti to Telavi, Transportation in Kakheti.
PRICE DOESN’T INCLUDE: Price for souvenirs
We will need some deposit to be able to book your tour. The price is 10 % and money can be sent through PayPal. The deposit is fully refundable, if you cancel your booking, more than 30 days before, but if you cancel later, the deposit is not refunded.