9 days in Georgia Itinerary

9 days in Georgia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riga
Fly:  3 h
1
Tbilisi
— Few hours
train:  9 h
2
Mestia
— 3 nights
Bus + Train:  14 h 15 min
3
Borjomi
— 2 nights
Train:  4 h 15 min
4
Tbilisi
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7 h 15 min
End: Riga

few
hours
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.
To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tbilisi trip planner.

Riga, Latvia to Tbilisi is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Georgia Standard Time is 2 hours. In May, Tbilisi is somewhat warmer than Riga - with highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C. You will leave for Mestia on the 1st (Fri).

Things to do in Tbilisi

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:

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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): head outdoors with Koruldi Lakes, head outdoors with Chaladi Glacier, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church, and finally examine the collection at Svaneti Museum of History and Ethnography. On your second day here, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ski Resort Tetnuldi and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mountain Ushba.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Mestia trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Tbilisi to Mestia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tbilisi in May, expect nights in Mestia to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are much colder, around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Borjomi.

Things to do in Mestia

Outdoors Nature Parks
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Chaladi Glacier ©
Chaladi Glacier
Ski Resort Tetnuldi ©
Ski Resort Tetnuldi
Mountain Ushba ©
Mountain Ushba

2
nights
Borjomi

Borjomi ©
Borjomi is a resort town in south-central Georgia with a population of 10,546. For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Borjomi road trip planner.

Drive from Mestia to Borjomi in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for Tbilisi.

Things to do in Borjomi

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Akhaltsikhe
Find places to stay May 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Rabati Castle ©
Rabati Castle
Borjomi Central Park ©
Borjomi Central Park
Green (Mtsvane) Monastery ©
Green (Mtsvane) Monastery

2
nights
Tbilisi

On the 6th (Wed), get a taste of local nightlife at Karalashvili's Wine Cellar and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tsminda Sameba Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours and then explore the ancient world of Narikala Fortress.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Tbilisi online attractions planner.

You can drive from Borjomi to Tbilisi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Tours Historic Sites Nightlife
Find places to stay May 6 — 8:
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Walking tours
Narikala Fortress ©
Narikala Fortress
Tsminda Sameba Cathedral ©
Tsminda Sameba Cathedral

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