region, city of love
Citysightseeing Tbilisi Office
Our Kakheti tour offers a day in one of the most beautiful
regions in Georgia. The very best wines come from Kakheti. Almost
three-quarters of the county's wine grapes are grown here. Archaological
findings have suggested that wine has been produced here for several thousand
years. Almost every village in Kaketi is well known for its own sort of wine,
such as Kindzmarauli, Akhasheni, Teliani, Mukuzani. Wines are named after the
places where they are produced.
Trip to Kakheti includes several tourist destination, such
as Monastery of St. Nino in Bodbe, Sighnaghi – City of Love. On our way we
will taste georgian bread called puri. Puri is traditionally baked in a deep
circular clay oven called tone. During the harvest season, we will also visit
one of the biggest wine factories in Khakheti, where you can taste and buy
Excursion is accompanied with the guide in English and
Russian, and provides best value for families, friends, couples and solo
We will visit:
Ø Visiting the winery
company includes the tasting of
the best wines. Inspection of the winery equipped with the latest
installations, as well as a wine cellar with more than 50,000 bottles of aged
wine and will observe the process of wine spilling. Wine tasting for guests of our company for Free!
Ø Masster classes: baking Georgian bread for guests of our company
Ø Pirosmanashvili Museum- If you have heard the sad story of world
famous Georgian painter, then you will easily guess that we are talking about
Niko Pirosmanashvili, also known as Pirosmani. The Niko Pirosmanashvili
State Museum was established in Pirosmani’s home village of Mirzaani in 1960
and includes his family house and an exhibition hall displaying some of the
artist’s original works and personal belongings.
Ø The Monastery of St.
Nino in Bodbe - Originally was
built in the 9th Century. It is one of the major pilgrimage sites in Georgia.
Monastery holds the tomb of ST. Nino, the Cappadocian maiden who converted
Georgian people to Chtistianity as early as 337 AD. It has a breathtaking view
of the Alazani valley and snowcapped Caucasus mountains.
Ø Sighnaghi – City of Love. It is the prettiest town in Kaheti. Sighnagi
orginally was developed in the 18th century by King Erekle II. The defensive
walles and 28 towers were built by him against Lezgian invasion. The city has
wonderful views over the Alazani valley to the Caucasus beyond. After walk we
will have a traditional dinner with workshop, where you will learn how to cook
traditional meals. You can also taste traditional candieswith grape juice –
Churchkhela and Pelamushi.