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Private Tour to Mtskheta from Tbilsi
"Your guide and driver will meet you at your Tbilisi accommodations in late morning and start the drive to Mtskheta town. According the archaeological excavations people lived in the neighborhood of Mtskheta from 2nd millennium BC. Located on the crossroad of Europe and Asia Mtskheta used to be the capital of the Eastern Georgian kingdom of Iberia from the 4th thru the 5th centuries when King Vakhtang Gorgasali moved his court to Tbilisi.Drive uphill and visit Jvari Monastery dating back to 6th century. Enjoy beautif continue to Samtavro Monastery located in ancient king family’s garden not far from Svetitskhoveli. Next have some free time to explore local souvenir market and then drive back to your accommodations in Tbilisi."""
From EUR18.00
 
Private Tour to Mtskheta from Tbilsi
"Your guide and driver will meet you at your Tbilisi accommodations in late morning and start the drive to Mtskheta town. According the archaeological excavations people lived in the neighborhood of Mtskheta from 2nd millennium BC. Located on the crossroad of Europe and Asia Mtskheta used to be the capital of the Eastern Georgian kingdom of Iberia from the 4th thru the 5th centuries when King Vakhtang Gorgasali moved his court to Tbilisi.Drive uphill and visit Jvari Monastery dating back to 6th century. Enjoy beautif continue to Samtavro Monastery located in ancient king family’s garden not far from Svetitskhoveli. Next have some free time to explore local souvenir market and then drive back to your accommodations in Tbilisi."""
From EUR18.00
 
Private Tour of Tbilisi and Mtskheta
"The historical part of the city Old Tbilisi covers suburbs which untill 1936 were called “Tiflis” including the suburbs: Abanotubani – Kharpukhi (old Seidabad) Kala Isan-Avlabari Sololaki Mtatsminda
From EUR53.00

More Things to Do in Vardzia

Visit Khertvisi Castle

It is built on a cliff where two rivers join. From the 10th century. Inside you will only find cows and smell some of their products. No entrance, no other tourists. It's next to the road between...
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AnnaHermans
Aug 15, 2007

Explore the caves

The medieval cave city was built by Queen Tamara. It can be reached by car in one day from Borjomi, but the road is very bad for the last 12 kilometer. Entrance fee 5 dollar. It's incredible beautiful...
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AnnaHermans
Aug 15, 2007

Explore the caves

Aside from the Church of the Assumption and the monks' cells, the rest of the Vardzia complex consists of empty rooms. It is fun to explore though, stairways and tunnels connecting rooms on different...
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maykal
Dec 19, 2005

Chat to the monks

Take along a Georgian phrasebook (available in Prospero's Bookshop on Rustavelis in Tbilisi)...this will enable you to chat to the monks, who probably don't get so many foreigners to talk to. Of...
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maykal
Dec 19, 2005

Church of the Assumption

If a monk spots you, he may unlock the Church of the assumption for you. This is the only church still functioning...there were several more, but earthquakes, attacks and vandalism have seen to those....
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maykal
Dec 19, 2005

Entrance to Vardzia

After buying you ticket, head up the twisting path passed a few derelict caves...you can look inside these if you want, but they are unfortunately filled with cigarette ends. After about ten minutes...
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maykal
Dec 19, 2005
 
 
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