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Attractions of Georgia which you have to see, if you are in Georgia! The most interesting places of attractions in Georgia – cities and architecture, natural monuments! Description and photos of attractions of Georgia. There is everything, or almost everything in Georgia! Ecotourism, family holiday, spa and climatic health resorts, sports tourism, sightseeing, dining – this and much more “in-one” is in Georgia.

If you are interested in the mountains, is worth a visit Svaneti. If you’re a foodie and lover of tradition, appreciate exquisite Georgian wine – you in Kakheti. If you prefer the subtropics, sea, palm trees and exotic – go to Adjara. And the mood, hospitality, art, faith … Is there anything that you will not find in this country? Probably not. Georgia has everything for everyone.

Geguti royal residence

2016-03-13T06:41:19+00:00 Blog, Fortresses and ancient settlements, Places of interest|

Information about Geguti royal residence near Kutaisi: Open hours: Every day till 18:00 Free entrance. There are no toilets and no guides in museum. Distance from Kutaisi - 12 km. Distance from main road: 300 m. May be done as short stop on the road near Kutaisi between Tbilisi and Batumi.

Upper Vardzia monastery

2016-12-04T17:27:42+00:00 Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti|

Another spiritual currently known as Zeda  (upper)  Vardzia that is earlier compared to Vardzia Monastery is located north-westward of the latter, in the middle of a small gorge,  upstream the Kura River, its main construction – Mother of God church has survived till nowadays.  This monument made of hewn stone blocks has got two naves 

About Tbilisi

2016-12-04T17:27:49+00:00 Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Tbilisi, Towns and villages|

Tbilisi is the capital and the largest city of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Mt'k'vari (Kura) River. The name Tbilisi is derived from an early Georgian form T'pilisi and it was officially known as Tiflis until 1936. The city covers an area of 726 km2 (280 sq mi) and has 1,480,000 inhabitants. Founded

National parks of Georgia list

2016-12-04T17:27:52+00:00 Adjara Batumi, Imereti, Kakheti, National parks of Georgia, Natural monuments, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti|

National parks of Georgia - еhere are up to 30 protected and planed protected areas in Georgia, totally it is 7% of whole territory of the country. Each one is created to protect local natural heritage. Georgia isn't big country, but we have luck to have big diversity of landscapes. Highlander travel offers naturalist tours

New tourism offer in Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park

2016-12-04T17:28:34+00:00 Blog, Eco tours, Georgia Tours, National parks of Georgia, News, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti, Winter tours|

Winter in Borjomi-Kharagauli national park! Trekking in winter available for everyone! Borjomi - Kharagauli National Park Administration has organized training on guiding techniques of snow shoe tour. National Park Visitor Services Specialist, three guide from the region and two National Park rangers attended the training. The training course was conducted by Polish expert Tomek Przybilzsky.

Catholic church in Arali – south Georgia

2016-12-04T17:28:35+00:00 Blog, Churches and monasteries of Georgia, News, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti|

Photos of Catholic church in Arali by Highlander travel. Arali is village in south Georgia, region Samtskhe-Javakheti, Adigeni district. Most population of the village are Catholics, like in the next village Ude. South Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti region is kind of center of  Catholicism in Georgia. Except Arali and Ude, there are several catholic villages in the area,

Fountain in Kutaisi

2016-12-04T17:28:36+00:00 Blog, Imereti, News, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Towns and villages|

This Fountain in Kutaisi is located in the central square of Kutaisi. It was built in 2011 by architecture David Gogichaishvili. Fountain has 30 gold plated statues. Statues are copies of those, which were found during archaeological excavations in Kolkhida lowland and belongs to the Kolkhida  bronze culture. "Tamada" original statue belongs to VII century

Ilia lake in Kakheti

2016-12-04T17:28:37+00:00 Blog, Kakheti, News, Parks and botanical gardens, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

Ilia lake is called so in honor of famous Georgian writes of beginning of XX century - Ilia Chavchavadze, is  handmade lake in the north part of Kakheti, Alazani valley, near town Kvareli, where are Saperavi grape yards, for wine Kindzmarauli. Around the lake are located cafes, park, and is being built hotel.  Tourists often