12 days in Georgia Itinerary

12 days in Georgia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Georgia journey planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

12 days in Georgia Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  15​h
1
Tbilisi
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Batumi
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
3
Ushguli
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Mestia
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h
5
Stepantsminda
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Kutaisi
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Bangkok

2
nights
Tbilisi

Tbilisi ©
On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Narikala Fortress as well as Turkish Baths. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi, pause for some serene contemplation at Surb Nshan Church of the Holy Sign, and then soak in style at Turkish baths.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tbilisi holiday builder app .

Bangkok, Thailand to Tbilisi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Bangkok to Tbilisi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Batumi.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Historic Sites Baths Spas
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi ©
Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi
Narikala Fortress ©
Narikala Fortress
Turkish Baths

2
nights
Batumi

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Monument Ali and Nino, then get to know the fascinating history of Batumi Boulevard, and then make a trip to Argo Cable Car.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Batumi day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Tbilisi to Batumi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in December, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Ushguli.

Things to do in Batumi

Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Argo Cable Car ©
Argo Cable Car
Monument Ali and Nino ©
Monument Ali and Nino

1
night
Ushguli

Ushguli ©
To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ushguli trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Batumi to Ushguli in 7 hours. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Batumi in December: highs in Ushguli hover around -1°C, while lows dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mestia.

Things to do in Ushguli

Museums
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Ushguli ethnographic Museum ©
Ushguli ethnographic Museum
Shkhara Glacier ©
Shkhara Glacier

3
nights
Mestia

Mestia ©
Mestia is a highland townlet in northwest Georgia, at an elevation of 1500m in the Caucasus Mountains.General informationMestia is located in the Svaneti region of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti province, some 128km northeast of the regional capital of Zugdidi. Mestia is known for museums, outdoors, winter sports, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mountain Ushba, head outdoors with Chaladi Glacier, and hit the slopes at Khatsvali Ski Resort.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Mestia trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Ushguli to Mestia in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -1°C. On the 30th (Mon), you're off toStepantsminda.

Things to do in Mestia

Outdoors Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Chaladi Glacier ©
Chaladi Glacier
Mountain Ushba ©
Mountain Ushba
Khatsvali Ski Resort ©
Khatsvali Ski Resort

1
night
Stepantsminda

Stepantsminda ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Gergeti Trinity Church and then take in the awesome beauty at Mt Kazbek.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Stepantsminda visit planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Mestia to Stepantsminda in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kutaisi.

Things to do in Stepantsminda

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Mt Kazbek ©
Mt Kazbek
Gergeti Trinity Church ©
Gergeti Trinity Church

1
night
Kutaisi

Kutaisi ©
Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city. You've now added Vardzia to your itinerary. On the 1st (Wed), explore the ancient world of Vardzia, take in breathtaking views at Okatse Canyon, then admire the striking features of Bagrati Cathedral, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gelati Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Motsameta Monastery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kutaisi trip planner.

You can drive from Stepantsminda to Kutaisi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Kutaisi sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kutaisi

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Vardzia
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Gelati Monastery ©
Gelati Monastery
Vardzia ©
Vardzia
Bagrati Cathedral ©
Bagrati Cathedral

Similar Plans

13 days in Georgia BY A USER FROM GEORGIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Armenia & Tbilisi BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Batumi & Tbilisi BY A USER FROM RUSSIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Georgia, Turkey & Yerevan BY A USER FROM IRAN June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Georgia BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Batumi & Tbilisi BY A USER FROM RUSSIA July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Tbilisi BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Batumi BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Tbilisi, Kutaisi & Batumi BY A USER FROM LEBANON July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Tbilisi BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Batumi BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Kutaisi BY A USER FROM RUSSIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans