1. Georgia
  2. Mtskheta-Mtianeti
  3. Tbilisi
  4. Old Town Tbilisi

Tbilisi & Mtskheta: The Ancient & Modern Capitals Tour

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Explore the modern and ancient capitals of Georgia. Stroll through the best areas of Tbilisi before visiting the ancient capital of the Georgian Kingdom of Iberia, Mtskheta.
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  • See the most important sights of Tbilisi's old town
  • Take amazing pictures with breathtaking panoramic views in Tbilisi and in Mtskheta
  • Ride a cable car ride to the Narikala Fortress
  • Taste some of the most famous traditional Georgian wines
  • Try the famous traditional Georgian bread, Shotis Puri in the oldest bakery of Tbilisi
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Experience Tbilisi with all your senses. Walk around the old town and explore all its most important sights, such as the unique clock tower of the local puppet theater, the 6th-century Anchiskhati Basilica and the Bridge of Peace, designed by the Italian architect Michele De Lucchi. Walk through the Rike Park, see the Monument of Vakhtang Gorgasali and hear the legend about the foundation of Tbilisi. 

Take a cable car ride to the Narikala Fortress, see the statue of the Mother of Georgia, a symbol of Georgian hospitality, and take some amazing pictures of the breathtaking city panorama. Discover the hidden waterfall along the Love Lock Bridge in the middle of the old town, see and smell the sulfur baths.

Taste the most famous traditional Georgian wine and bread in the oldest bakery of Tbilisi before heading to Mtskheta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the ancient capital of the Georgian Kingdom of Iberia. See the Jvari Monastery, a true architectural masterpiece of the early Medieval Period on a hilltop. Visit Svetitskhoveli, the main cathedral of Mtskheta and a sacred place where the robe of Christ is allegedly kept.
  • Bottled water
  • Professional driver/guide
  • Wine tasting
  • Traditional bread tasting
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Cable car (2.5 GEL)
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  • Wheelchair users

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• Meeting point is in front of Liberty Square Metro Station

From US$ 25 per person