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Highlander Trip - Sport & Adventure

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Mariam Papunashvili

Promethea Voyages

PROMETHEA Voyages with 18 years of experience offers you trips in Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan!

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Highlander Trip - Sport & Adventure

This 2 weeks highlander trip offers you exploring the villages of the Great Caucasus mountains with an authentic culture and traditions, pics with the height of over 5000 m. Discover the village Kazbegi at the foot of the mount Kazbeg, enjoy with unspoiled and intact nature in Roshka village (Khevsureti), experience of rafting, explore Svaneti - the most highlighted trekking destinations with snow-capped glaciers Tetnuldi, Ushba, Shkhara...

DAY 1

Arrive

Arrive in Georgia - mountain region. Transfer to the hotel (20 km).

Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 2

Visit the capital Tbilisi

City tour of Tbilisi: Metekhi Church, delight with unforgettable panoramic views over the river Mtkvari and the main attractions of Tbilisi old district, Narikala Fortress - the ancient symbol of the city, Sioni built in 6-7th CC, synagogue, the only remaining mosque in Tbilisi, etc. Visit Abanotubani sulfur baths. Visitors will walk to the pedestrian street Sharden. Lunch in the city. Visit museum of Fine Arts. Read more

Overnight in Tbilisi.
DAY 3

Hiking at the Valley of Truso

Departure to Kazbegi. On the way of Kazbegi visit Ananuri Castel with picturesque views over Jinvali Reservoir. Cross the legendary Georgian Military Highway, one of the world’s most beautiful roads, through the valleys, ravines and finally over the 2300 meter Cross Pass. Continue the road to the Truso Valley, hiking (3-4 hours), altitude difference: ↑ ↓ 195 m., unspoiled nature and high mountains offer splendid panoramas. Many springs of mineral water can be found at Truso Valley. Arrive in Kazbegi, village at the foot of Mount Kazbek. Dinner in guesthouse. Total driving distance: 150 km. Read more

Overnight in Kazbegi.
DAY 4

Trekking of Sadzele Pass

In the morning we continue the road following the river Terek to the village Juta (2165 m). This is where we start our trek to cross the Sadzele Pass. Trekking 20 km, 6-7 h, Altitude difference: ↑ 800 ↓ 1000m. Towards the end of the day we arrive at the village Roshka (2000 m) in Khevsureti. Dinner in a local family. Total driving distance: 20 km. Read more

Overnight in Roshka.
DAY 5

Rafting at Aragvi river

Rafting on the river Aragvi – difficulty lever 2-3. The rout is 13 km long and according to the river level 1 hour and 10-20 minutes are needed for rafting. Special training before rafting (15 minutes). Rafting will be conducted by 8-10 seat standard rafting boats. Every boat is accompanied by a qualified instructor. Rafting equipment (helmets, rafting jackets, wetsuits). Departure to Kutaisi, the second city of Georgia, capital of the historic Colchis. Dinner in guesthouse. Total driving distance: 280 km. Read more

Overnight in Kutaisi.
DAY 6

Hiking at Okatse Canyon

Departure for Okatse Canyon, hiking, pass 800m long Okatse Bridge overlooking at the bottom of the 50m Canyon. Hiking to the Kinchkha Fall (2 h). Departure for Svaneti, one of the most picturesque mountainous regions of Georgia, known for its watch towers. Arrive in Mestia (1700 m), administrative center of Svaneti, where we have an impressive view of Mount Ushba (4700 m). Dinner in guesthouse. Total driving distance: 280 km. Read more

Overnight in Mestia.
DAY 7

Ushba Glacier trek

After breakfast departure to the village Mazeri. Trekking to the Ushba Glacier (4710m) 8 h, 18 km, Altitude difference: ↑ ↓ 1000 m. Return to Mestia. Dinner in guesthouse.

Overnight in Mestia.
DAY 8

Trek of Mestia-Zhabeshi

Continue the trip to the village Zhabeshi on foot. Village is located at the confluence of rivers Tviberi and Tsaneri, 1600 m above the sea. Trekking 15-16 km (7 h), Altitude difference: ↑ 760 ↓ 525m. Dinner with local family.

Overnight in Zhabeshi.
DAY 9

Trek of Zhabeshi-Adishi

Continue the trekking to the next village Adishi, 6-7h of walking route, 11 km, Altitude difference: ↑ 900 ↓ 530m. Dinner in our guesthouse.

Night in Adishi.
DAY 10

Trek of Adishi-Iprali

We continue our trekking at the region of Svaneti, we cross the river by horse and continue the road along the river Chkhunieri (2720 m). 18 km, 9-10 hours of walking, Altitude difference: ↑860 ↓ 1070m. Arrive in village Iprali. Dinner in our guesthouse.

Overnight in Iprali.
DAY 11

Trek of Iprali-Ushguli

Continue to Oushguli - the highest settlement area in Europe. Oushguli is located at the foot of one of the highest peaks of the Caucasus, the Shkhara glacier (5068 m). On the way visit the Queen Tamar tower. Trekking 6h, Altitude difference: ↑ 670 ↓ 435m. Dinner in our guesthouse.

Overnight in Ushguli
DAY 12

Hiking to the glacier Shkhara

Hiking to the glacier Shkhara (2390m), 5 hours, Altitude difference: ↑ ↓ 100m. On the way visit Lamaria Church. Return back to Mestia by 4x4 car. Dinner in our guesthouse. Total driving distance: 45 km.

Overnight in Mestia.
DAY 13

From the mountains to the Black Sea

Departure to Batumi - seaside city on the Black Sea coast, with attractive European and Asian architecture, churches, cobbled streets, active night and day life, especially during the summer months. Lunch on the way or near the Black sea. Total driving distance: 260 km.

Overnight in Batumi.
DAY 14

Departure

Transfer to airport (5 km), departure.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Tbilisi
Hotel Sharden 3*
Day 3
Location Kazbegi
Day 4
Location Roshka
Hotel Guesthouse
Day 5
Location Kutaisi
Day 6
Location Mestia
Day 8
Location Zhabeshi
Hotel Guesthouse
Day 9
Location Adishi
Hotel Guesthouse
Day 10
Location Iprali
Hotel Guesthouse
Day 11
Location Ushguli
Hotel Guesthouse
Day 12
Location Mestia
Day 13
Location Batumi

TRIP PACKAGE

Package includes

  • Accommodation : 2 nights in Tbilisi, 1 night in Kazbegi, 1 night in Roshka, 1 night in Kutaisi, 3 nights in Mestia, 1 night in Zhabeshi, 1 night in Adishi, 1 night in Iprali, 1 night in Ushguli, 1 night in Batumi
  • Transfer from/to the airport
  • Transportation during the tour (Mini van and 4x4 vehicle)
  • 4x4 vehicle for taking the luggage during the trekking
  • Guide service
  • Local mountain accompaniment for Sadzele pass and Svaneti treks
  • Meals half board: Breakfast in hotels, 2 lunches in Tbilisi and in Batumi, 10 dinners in guesthouses
  • Horse for crossing the river
  • Rafting with all equipment and instructor service
  • All entrance fees
  • Agency 24/7 service

Package excludes

  • Airfare
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Alcohol drinks

More information

  • Price is given per person in DBL or Twin room.
  • If someone would like to stay single in the room, Single room supplement is 139 USD per person
  • It is possible to customize the trip, add or remove services according to your requirements and budget.
  • Please feel free to contact us in case have any questions or need program modification.

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Emil, Denmark, Denmark

you definitely know how to please your clients! your country met my expectations and even exceeded them! thank you so much for this wonderful experience, I will recommend this tour to everyone around me and I'm hoping to come back sometime soon:)

Afonso, Portugal, Portugal

Muito Obrigado, Georgia! For this hospitality, for this fantastic food and music, for all these beautiful places I've seen. A piece of my heart will always remain here... Forever... Thanks for your agency for arranging this wonderful trip for me. I'd definitely wish to repeat...: )

Lilla, Hungary, Hungary

I'm so glad I decided to visit this wonderful place. I can't even describe how impressed and satisfied I am. All this culture, all this beauty, all this ancient history, super tasty food and folk music combined with amazing local guide and nice hotels. Unforgettable memories. thank you!

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Founder and managing partner

Mariam Papunashvili

Tour manager

Lili Sakhltkhutsishvili

Tour manager and guide

Kakha Kuchashvili

Transport manager

Nato Khuskivadze

Tour manager

Tamar Berelashvili

Tour manager

Goga Kakhetelidze

General accountant

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