17 days in Georgia Itinerary

17 days in Georgia Itinerary

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17 days in Georgia Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  16​h
1
Tbilisi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Kvareli
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Stepantsminda
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Borjomi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Kutaisi
— 1 night
Bus:  2​h
6
Zugdidi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
7
Mestia
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
8
Batumi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Kutaisi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
10
Tbilisi
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Boston

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.
On the 21st (Sat), get in on the family fun at Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi, pause for some photo ops at Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali, then have fun and explore at Museum of Illusions Tbilisi, and finally look for gifts at Gallery 27. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anchiskhati Basilica, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mtatsminda Pantheon, and then delve into the distant past at The City-Museum Reserve of Mtskheta.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tbilisi tour itinerary maker site .

Boston, USA to Tbilisi is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Boston to Tbilisi due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Tbilisi can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Kvareli.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

The City-Museum Reserve of Mtskheta
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Museum of Illusions ©
Museum of Illusions
Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi ©
Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi
Mtatsminda Pantheon ©
Mtatsminda Pantheon

2
nights
Kvareli

Kvareli ©
Kvareli is a town in northeastern in Kakheti Province, Georgia. For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kvareli trip planner.

Getting from Tbilisi to Kvareli by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Stepantsminda.

Things to do in Kvareli

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels
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Nelkarisi (Friends' Cellar) ©
Nelkarisi (Friends' Cellar)
Nekresi Monastery Complex ©
Nekresi Monastery Complex

1
night
Stepantsminda

Stepantsminda ©
On the 24th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Elias the Prophet Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Gergeti Trinity Church, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mt Kazbek.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Stepantsminda trip website .

Getting from Kvareli to Stepantsminda by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Borjomi.

Things to do in Stepantsminda

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Mt Kazbek ©
Mt Kazbek
Gergeti Trinity Church ©
Gergeti Trinity Church

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nights
Borjomi

Borjomi ©
Borjomi is a resort town in south-central Georgia with a population of 10,546. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Monument to Prometheus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sapara Monastery, then delve into the distant past at Vardzia, and finally delve into the distant past at Cave Town Vanis-Kvabebi. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park, then walk around Borjomi Central Park, and then admire the striking features of Cultural Heritage Monument Firuza.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Borjomi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Stepantsminda to Borjomi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kutaisi.

Things to do in Borjomi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sapara Monastery, Cave Town Vanis-Kvabebi, Vardzia
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Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park ©
Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park
Sapara Monastery ©
Sapara Monastery
Vardzia ©
Vardzia

1
night
Kutaisi

Kutaisi ©
Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city. On the 27th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Bagrati Cathedral and then contemplate the long history of Gelati Monastery.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kutaisi travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Borjomi to Kutaisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in September, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Zugdidi.

Things to do in Kutaisi

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gelati Monastery
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Gelati Monastery ©
Gelati Monastery
Bagrati Cathedral ©
Bagrati Cathedral

1
night
Zugdidi

Zugdidi ©
Zugdidi is a city in the Western Georgian historical province of Samegrelo (Mingrelia). Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): cool off at Anaklia Aqua Park and then see human ingenuity at work at Inguri Dam. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): snap pictures at Anaklia-Ganmukhuri Pedestrian Bridge, examine the collection at Dadiani Palaces Historical and Architectural Museum, and then make a trip to Zugdidi Boulevard.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Zugdidi planning site .

Drive from Kutaisi to Zugdidi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kutaisi in September: highs in Zugdidi hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mestia.

Things to do in Zugdidi

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Anaklia, Inguri Dam
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Anaklia Aqua Park ©
Anaklia Aqua Park
Inguri Dam ©
Inguri Dam

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church and then fly down the slopes at Khatsvali Ski Resort.

To plan Mestia vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Zugdidi to Mestia in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Zugdidi in September; daily highs in Mestia reach 59°F and lows reach 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Batumi.

Things to do in Mestia

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Khatsvali Ski Resort ©
Khatsvali Ski Resort

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Batumi

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
On the 1st (Tue), admire the sheer force of Makhuntseti Waterwall, cool off at Aquapark, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Batumi Dolphinarium. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Batumi Boulevard and then admire the natural beauty at Batumi Botanical Gardens.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Batumi online tour itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Mestia to Batumi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Mestia in September, with highs in Batumi at 77°F and lows at 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Makhuntseti Waterwall
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Batumi Botanical Gardens ©
Batumi Botanical Gardens
Batumi Dolphinarium ©
Batumi Dolphinarium
Makhuntseti Waterwall ©
Makhuntseti Waterwall

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night
Kutaisi

Kutaisi ©
For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kutaisi trip maker website .

You can drive from Batumi to Kutaisi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Kutaisi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Prometheus Cave, Motsameta Monastery
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Prometheus Cave ©
Prometheus Cave
Motsameta Monastery ©
Motsameta Monastery
Parliament Building ©
Parliament Building

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Tbilisi

Tbilisi ©
On the 4th (Fri), find something for the whole family at Mtatsminda Amusement Park, step into the grandiose world of Narikala Fortress, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to Characters of Movie Mimino, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Agmashenebeli Avenue.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Tbilisi journey planner .

Traveling by car from Kutaisi to Tbilisi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kutaisi in October, you will find days in Tbilisi are little chillier (64°F), and nights are about the same (49°F). On the 5th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Mtatsminda Amusement Park ©
Mtatsminda Amusement Park
Narikala Fortress ©
Narikala Fortress
Agmashenebeli Avenue ©
Agmashenebeli Avenue

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