Cultural Tour in Georgia and Armenia - 9 Days

Cultural tour around Georgia and Armenia is a 9-day journey to the most popular cultural attractions of two most visited countries of the Caucasus. You will explore the capital of Georgia – Tbilisi on a full-day trip, visit Mtskheta where you will have excursions to the most important religious sites, taste the famous Georgian wines and delicious national dishes in Kakheti region. Explore Sevan Lake in Armenia, and visit its very beautiful capital – Yerevan as well as Armenia’s cultural center – Echmiadzin. We guarantee a journey of a lifetime.

Day 1
Arrival at the airport

Arrival at the Tbilisi International Airport, transfer to the hotel located in Old Tbilisi.

Day 2
Tbilisi City Tour

Visit Trinity Church – the largest Georgian Orthodox Church

Walk on Metekhi bridge to Shardeni Street – a street with cozy cafes, bars and galleries

Take a walk around the ancient Abanotubani District – according to the legend, it was the sulphur springs that inspired King Vakhtang Georgasali to establish the new capital city in the 5th century

Go up to the Narikala Fortress using cable car with the spectacular view of Old Tbilisi

Visit Tbilisi Botanical Garden and an amazing waterfall near the entrance

Walk through the Bridge of Peace – very famous bridge designed by an Italian architect

End the trip at Mtatsminda Mount reaching it by the funicular railway

Day 3
Mtskheta-Gori Cultural Trip

Drive to Mtskheta – ancient city of Georgia with a lot of cultural and religious treasures

Visit Jvari Monastery on the hill with a magnificent view on the confluence of two rivers

Visit town Gori – Joseph Stalin’s homeland

Explore Uplistsikhe – very old and beautiful cave town

Drive to Kutaisi – the capital of the Kingdom of Georgia in the Middle ages

Stay at the hotel in Kutaisi

Day 4
Kutaisi Cultural Trip

City tour around Kutaisi – visit Bagrati Cathedral considered as a masterpiece of the medieval Georgian architecture

Prometheus Cave – one of the most unique and beautiful caves with several underground rivers

Gelati Monastery – a UNESCO World Heritage Site – a medieval complex and the burial place of the most prominent monarch David the Builder

Visit sacred Motsameta Monastery

Drive back to Tbilisi

Day 5
Adventure tour to Kazbegi

Drive to Zhinvali Reservoir and explore Ananuri Fortress

Visit the most popular ski resort of Georgia – Gudauri

Drive to Stepantsminda and take a ride to Gergeti Trinity Church situated at the altitude of 2,170 m where you will find yourself enchanted by the beauty and magic of Mount Kazbek

Drive to the Dariali Gorge at the border of Georgia and Russia

Return to Tbilisi

Day 6
Visit Sighnaghi & Kvareli

Drive to Sighnaghi – a City of Love – with very beautiful architecture and majestic views on Alazani Valley

Visit Bodbe monastery – where St. Nino, the Enlightener of Georgia is buried

Drive to the most famous winery Khareba near town Khvareli. Here you can try all sorts of local wine, taste national dishes and even take part in preparing them yourself

Drive back to Tbilisi

Day 7
Drive to Armenia

Drive from Tbilisi to Yerevan, where you will visit a small resort Dilijan known for its nice views and fresh air

On your way to Yerevan, stop at Armenia’s most prominent natural attraction – Lake Sevan

Arrive at the hotel in Yerevan

Day 8
Yerevan City Tour

Day trip to Yerevan’s most important cultural and natural attractions

Visit Cascade – a huge ladder where you can climb and enjoy the beautiful sights of Yerevan, as well as breathtaking views of Mount Ararat

Walk to the Northern Avenue – most modern and luxurious avenue in Yerevan

Visit Republic Square – the heart of the capital city

Visit Opera and Ballet Theatre

Visit the souvenir fair Vernissage and buy some colorful national souvenirs

Stay at the hotel in Yerevan

Day 9
A Trip to Echmiadzin

Drive to Echmiadzin Cathedral – the mother church of the Armenian Apostolic Church, located in the city of Vagharshapat that was built in 301-303 AD. It is now considered the UNESCO World Heritage site

Visit the temples of Gayane and Hripsime

Return to Yerevan and transfer to the Airport

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Price From EUR € 1,095 EUR  995/person
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Total 995 EUR

Trip Facts

  • 9 days / 8 nights
  • 1-20 people
  • Comfortable Minivan
  • Hotel (3+ stars)
  • Tbilisi, Georgia / Yerevan, Armenia