Jvari Temple (VI c.UNESCO)
Georgian Military Road
Ananuri fortress ( XVI cent. AD)
Gudauri ski resort
Early in the morning pick up at the hotel of your stay in Tbilisi. Head to the North of Tbilisi through Georgian Military Road. Road runs between Tbilisi (Georgia) and Vladikavkaz (Russia) and follows the traditional route used by invaders and traders throughout the ages. On the way to Gudauri resort short stop by the Jvari Church (VI c, UNESCO). Jvari stands on the rocky mountain top at the confluence of the Mtkvari and Aragvi rivers, overlooking the town of Mtskheta, which was the ancient capital of the Georgia. Continue trip for beautiful Ananuri fortress and Jinvali Lake that in nice location for photo stop. Afterwards, continue driving another till Gudauri , located 120 km north from Tbilisi. The history of Gudauri ski resort starts from XX c, when firs cable cars started operating by Austrian company. The highest point you can reach with the lift is 3,000 metres above sea level, and it’s quite an exciting view. If you are lucky, in good clean sky weather one can see Kazbegi mountain (with 5,047 meter the 3rd highest Georgian pick). The region is also famous for its free riding opportunities down the virgin slopes. The big snow and the
absence of stones and any avalanche risk make Gudauri the Mecca of free riding.Skiing season lasts from the end of December till April. Over the past few years the resort has consistently been adding new chair lifts, the most recent construction includes a speed Gondola.
Gudauri has 50 km of marked and prepared routes suitable for pro-riders and beginners. Even someone doesn’t like to ski (or „just“ to ski), he can find quite somethings to do in this Caucasus village: a unique snow, building a snow man, companionship, climate, ski tour and unforgettable free ride, safety, Caucasian hospitality.
You can spent full day skiing in Gudauri and after when the ski-lift is closed (5:00 PM) the car of our company will take you back to Tbilisi. On the way back if time permits due to your wish short stop at Mtskheta(UNESCO). Please, keep in mind that when you’re in Gudauri in case of clear day you can enjoy with paragliding as well.
Pick up and drop off at the hotel of your stay in Tbilisi;
Private car with driver during the trip;
A bottle of water;
Renting of ski equipment.