Tbilisi – Rabati fortress – Khertvisi – Vardzia – Tbilisi
At 08:00 am our driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel in Tbilisi. Drive towards the South-West of Georgia passing Borjomi town. Visiting Mtsvane (green) monastery and than Arriving to Akhaltsikhe for a short tour inside Rabati fortress. Its name comes from Arabic meaning “fortified place”. Continue our tour to Vardzia. Short photo-stop at Khertvisi fortress (10-11th century). Arrive to Vardzia, which was erected in the 12-13th centuries during the rule of George III and his daughter Queen Tamara for the purpose of the southern boundaries of Georgia protection. Vardzia is not just a set of random rooms cut in rocks. It is a multi-storied complex with streets, tunnels and stairs leading to monasteries, temples, fortresses, baths, libraries dwelling houses and so forth. Drive back to Tbilisi. Drop off at your hotel.
Price-list for tour to Vardzia
PRICE INCLUDES: Transportation with English or Russian speaking guide; Entrance tickets to sights as per itinerary; Mineral water (0,5 l per person).
PRICE DOESN’T INCLUDE: Price for souvenirs; Price for other additional costs
DEPOSIT: We will need some deposit to be able to book your tour. The price is 20 USD 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.