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3 days adventure tour in Svaneti

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3 days adventure tour in Svaneti

 About Svaneti

Svaneti is located in the northwest part of Georgia, in the Greater Caucasus mountains. The region has been saved by its inaccessible location, which helped to preserve its timeless feel. The main town of the region is Mestia, known as the place of a thousand towers, famous for its hospitality and delicious cuisine. Mount Ushba known as the “Matterhorn of the Caucasus” is near Mestia. Shkhara is the highest peak in Georgia, located not far from the village of Ushguli which is the highest inhabited settlement in Europe, recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

 

  Tour duration: 3 days

 

Itinerary:

Day 1

  • Travel to Svaneti

  • Enguri dam

  • Driving through the beautiful mountains with stops for photo shooting

  • Arriving in Mestia

  • Hiking to Chalaadi Glacier

  • Overnight in Mestia


Day 2

  • Driving to Ushguli

  • Hiking to Shkhara Glacier

  • Horse riding (optional)

  • Overnight in Ushguli


Day 3

  • Visiting the old village of Ushguli (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

  • Zagaro pass, Off-road drive

  • Travel to Batumi

 

 

  Tour details:

We start the tour from Batumi at 08:00 AM and drive towards Svaneti, after 3 hours of Driving we will reach our first destination, Enguri Dam, the world’s third-highest dam. Soon we continue our journey through the gorgeous mountains of Svaneti. We’ll reach Mestia, the main town of Svaneti in the afternoon and start hiking to Chalaadi Glacier. The next day we drive to Ushguli, where we start hiking to Shkhara Glacier, also you can have horse riding besides hiking. (the same trail). Next day We will visit Ushguli village, UNESCO World Heritage Site and the highest inhabitant place in Europe after visiting the medieval village, we will drive through Zagaro pass, one of the most beautiful roads in Georgia and drive back to Batumi late in the evening.

 

 

 

  Hiking details

  • Chaladi glacier 

    • Difficulty - easy

    • Distance - 6 km

    • Duration - 3 hours

    • Altitude change - 200 m



 

  • Shkhara glacier

    • Difficulty - easy

    • Distance - 18 km

    • Duration - 5 hours

    • Altitude change - 300 m

 

 

  What activities can you do additionally:

  Horse riding in Ushguli

  Please note: these are optional activities and are not included in the tour price

 

  Tour price: $ 250 per person

 

  What is included

  Accommodation in the lovely family hotel

  Meals: breakfast, dinner

  Full transportation with 4X4 vehicle

  Professional trekking guide service

 

  What to take:

  Hiking shoes (recommended)

  Individual backpack (we can also provide)

  Raincoat

  Sunscreen

 

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