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National parks of Georgia list

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 […]

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Parliament of Georgia

Parliament building in Kutaisi was built in 2010 – 2012 years, by Spanish architectures Alberto Domingo and Carlos Lazaro. Parliament moved there in October 2012. Updated info – Parliament was moved back to Tbilisi in Autumn 2016.  

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Fountain in Kutaisi

This Fountain in Kutaisi is located in the central square of Kutaisi (Imereti). 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 […]

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Architect was awarded for Bagrati temple restoration

Architect Andria Bruno received highest award for Bagrati cathedral reconstruction, in Kutaisi. Reconstruction works at Bagrati cathedral took place from 2010 to 2012 years. Bagrati cathedral is included in UNESCO world heritage sites.

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Khatskhi church

Katskhi domed church is located in the Namesake village, Chiatura district of Imereti region.  Currently the church stands in the middle of the cemetery encircled with the stone wall.  The late medieval porch incorporated into the wall is the only access point to the monument.   The church has got six apses and several ambulatories of […]

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Gelati monastery complex

If take a look northward of Bagrati Cathedral the sight will captured by white outlines of sunk in green structures of Gelati Monastery, located in a distance of some 12 km from Kutaisi, on a flattened area of a high hill in Imereti.  Gelati monastery, found in 1106 by King David IV the Builder initially […]

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St. George monastery in Ubisa

Ubisa St. George monastery is located close to the main highway that runes all across the country till the Black Sea shore in Imereti. It stands on the slope descanting toward Dzirula riverbed. The monastery was founded in 20-ies of IX c. At the insistence of the King of Abkhazs Demetre II this place has […]

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Sataplia – Imereti caves protected areas

Complex of Imereti caves is located at a distance of 10 km from the town of Kutaisi. The area of the complex of Imereti caves is about 354 hectares. The Sataplia itself is located at 500 m above sea level. Karst caves can be found in this territory. Climate of Sataplia is subtropical. Amount of annual precipitation […]

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Prometheus grotto

One of Imererti’s natural monument is Prometheus grotto. Located near village Kumistavi, on the right side from Tskaltubo – Tsageri road, on 15 July of 1984 year speleological expedition from institute of Geography of Georgian academy of science found new grotto, which was named “Tskaltubo”. The Prometheus grotto is located on 100 meters from sea […]

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12 hiking trails in Borjomi-Kharagauli national park

The Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park is located in central Georgia and is part of the lesser Caucasus. The park is one of the largest in Europe – it covers more than 85,000 hectares of native forest and sub-alpine and alpine meadows, home to rare species of flora and fauna.

A network of trails invites you to experience the stunning variety of blossoming plants, breathtaking views and a magical atmosphere.

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