1. Georgia
  2. Tbilisi
  3. Kazbegi National Park

Kazbegi, Gergeti & Ananuri Mountains Private Full-Day Tour

Product ID: 149267
Discover the magic of the mountains in a private day trip from Tbilisi, covering the most interesting sights and scenic landscapes: Ananuri Fort, Jinvali Reservoir, Cross Pass, Gergeti Church and Daryal Gorge.
About this activity
Duration: 10 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

From your hotel or holiday apartment in Tbilisi
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the mystical Gergeti church at the top of the mountain
  • Enjoy the calm beauty of the Jinvali reservoir and Ananuri fort
  • Get off the beaten track with a visit to Daryal Gorge and Archangels monastery at the Russian border
  • Travel at your own pace, take pictures and enjoy the landscape
  • Taste authentic mountain khinkali dumplings
Full description
Start your tour at 9:00 AM from your hotel or holiday apartment. Head northwards and enjoy stunning views. Stop at the Jinvali water reservoir, a calm lake surrounded by green hills. From there, discover the impressive Ananuri Fort. Explore the remains, walk through the yard and the old tower while your guide tells you the story of this beautiful place.

The Georgian Military Highway is full of scenic and interesting spots including a mineral spring, which is believed to have healing powers. Reach Gudauri and the Cross Pass. Take in the views at the Soviet Monument of Friendship, home to one of the most beautiful panorama platforms in Georgia, with stunning panoramas of the mountains and gorges.

Next, stop at Kazbegi, the center of the region and home to the famous Gergeti church. Switch to a specially equipped SUV to take you up the rugged road to the church. After Gergeti, go off the beaten track and visit the Daryal Gorge, and the beautiful Archangels Monastery at the Georgian-Russian border. On the way back, stop at a legendary restaurant known for its khinkali dumplings, a dish that originated in this area.
Includes
  • Transfer in a private car with English-speaking driver-guide
  • All entrance fees as per itinerary
  • All gas expenses
  • Extra SUV vehicle to Gergeti church
What’s Not Included
  • Souvenirs
  • Additional meals and beverages
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 45 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.8 / 5
  • Organization
    4.7 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Georgia is a beautiful country with spectacular scenery, beautiful churches and interesting history. This day trip from Tbilisi is an excellent way to sample this, especially if you don’t have time to tour the whole country. Visitors get to cover a great deal of countryside from a comfortable vehicle with a friendly guide. Be aware that you are going high into the mountains and pay attention to the weather forecast when choosing the day for your trip. Be prepared for cooler weather, even in high summer, and bring appropriate clothing. Be aware mist can affect views. I experienced some dramatic clouds on my excursion but still enjoyed beautiful panoramas. Wonderful day! Fabulous photos!

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July 25, 2019

Look no further, Real Georgia is simply the best choice, Luka is great

If you are wondering which tour to take or company to use, look no further than Real Georgia. Wherever you go, they will deliver an outstanding, informative, authentic and safe experience that you will remember for years to come. Luka was our guide and he is simply the best. He is a natural, extremely knowledgeable, friendly, easy-going, communicative, and always looking for ways to enhance an already incredible experience, whether that's by taking the group to an off the beaten path location, sharing a story or local legend, accommodating requests for stops along the way to take pictures. Luka's English is easy and fluent, so you will have no problems communicating or understanding. Unlike other guides, this company does not have an ulterior agenda besides ensuring you have the greatest possible time. It is also owned and run by Georgians who are passionate about what they do which makes all the difference. If you want to experience Georgia, look your trip now, you won't regret it!

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June 6, 2019

I had indeed a perfect day. I have booked very spontaneously from one day to the other. not a problem. Kakha picked me up and the adventure started. he has the great knowledge and invited me to take part of the history, culture, traditions and also the music of this country and he explained the music to my music and we had a really great day we had wonderful weather and the series just amazing and I stopped wherever I wanted and then that was quite often to take photographs i really appreciated and in the scenery was so beautiful we had a much longer than expected that recommend kha guide I would like to see you again and ever again and the Tourguides thank you so much Kakha.

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June 1, 2019

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Product ID: 149267