Welcome to Baku. Today is arrival day. You will be met at the airport an transfered to you hotel. The reminder of the day is free time. Overnight at the hotel.
9:00 - Baku City Tour. Shirvanshah's Palace, Maidan Tower, Ateshgah and Carpet Museum
After lunch we drive to Absheron Peninsual. Visit the Burning mountain Yanar Dag, Mardakan Castle and Ramana Castle
9:00 - Drive to Gobustan. Visit Gobustan National Park. Drive to Shamakhi and visit Diribaba Mausoleum.
After lunch, we visit Juma-Mosque (Friday Mosque) of Shamakhi city, Seven Domes - the complex of tombs built for Shirvan's royal family in 18th C.
We then drive to Sheki.
9:00 - Morning visit of Sheki Khan's Palace. After lunch drive to to Lagodegkhi Border and visit Gremi Architectural Complex (16th - 17th C). Drive on to Tbilisi.
10:00 Tbilisi sightseeing tour visiting; Old City, Metekhi Church, Narikala Fortress, Abanotubani - Sulphur bath district , Sioni Cathedral, Anchiskhati Basilica and Rustaveli Avenue.
Free time. Suggested places to visit: National Museum of Georgia, Open Air Ethnographic Museum
20:00 Welcome dinner
09:00 - Drive to the Kakheti region. Sights visited: Bodbe Nunnery, Sighnaghi 'City of Love'.
13:00 Lunch and wine tasting at a local winery.
Visit Tsinandali Family Estate
09:00 - Drive to Mtskheta. Sights visited: Jvari Monastery, Svetitskhoveli Cathedral. In the afternoon drive along Georgian Military Highway and visit Ananuri Architectural Complex.
Drive to Stepantsminda. Hike up to Gergeti Trinity Church - app. 3hrs. hiking (or by optional 4WD vehicle)
20:00 Dinner at the hotel
09:00 - Drive to Uplistsikhe. Explore Uplistsikhe rock-hewn town. After lunch visit Stalin Museum and house, where Stalin, the leader of Soviet Union, was born. Then drive to Kutaisi, the ancient Kingdom of Colchis.
09:00 - Visit Gelati Monastery - the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then we drive to Batumi. After lunch, explore Batumi, one of the most beautiful cities of the Black Sea Coast.
Today you have a free day in Batumi. Maybe explore the Botanical Gardens or take a day trip to the Mountains of Adjara.
20:00 - Farewell dinner
Check-out from the hotel till noon. Your time is free until you are transferred to the airport. End of the tour.