Mtskheta-Gori-Uplistsikhe - 60 GEL
Ancient Georgian city Mtskheta is located on bank of confluence of two rivers – Mtkvari and Aragvi. It was a first capital and religious center of our country. Nowhere in Georgia you can find this amount of sacred and cultural places as in Mtskheta… For this the ancient city is called the Second Jerusalem. In Mtskheta St. Nino from Cappadocia Brought the good news. One of the greatest shrines of the Christian World - The Robe of Christ and its kept in Mtskheta until now. The city was founded in the second half of the 1st millennium BC. The capital status belonged to Mtskheta for almost a thousand years, until the end of the 5th century, until King Vakhtan Gorgasali decided to move the capital to Tbilisi. Almost whole city Mtkheta is in UNESCO’s Heritage Site.
City Gori established by David IV Aghmashenebeli (Builder). Gori is the one of the Biggest cities in central Georgia. Major sightsee in Gori are Gori Fortress and Museum Of Stalin
Near Gori located ancient cave city Uplistsikhe, one of the First cities in Georgia. First in historical sources was written about Uplistsikhe in VIth century, but Archeologists prove that the city was built Aproximately in VI- IV BC. The heydays of cave city were in IX-X centuries.
Tour starts from "Travel Co" office (9 Kote Afkhazi str.).
With qualified guide you will visit the main sightsee of ancient city Mtskheta, Gori and Upllistsikhe
1. Jvari Monastery
3. Svetitskhoveli Cathedral Church
4. Samtavro Nunnery
6. Stalin Museum
7. Gori Fortress
Tour starts at - 09:00 am
Duration: Full Day
In price included: transportation and guide service
In price NOT included: Entrance fees in Stalin Museum and Uplistsikhe