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One day Kazbegi tour is an excursion to one of the most picturesque regions of Georgia – Kazbegi, along famous Georgian military road. During the excursion tourists will view Jinvali water reserve and visit Ananuri fortress, which belongs to XIV-XVII centuries, drive though beautiful Aragvi gorge, via winter ski resort Gudauri, and will cross the Cross path – at altitude 2395 m above the sea level.
Enjoying amazing mountain views. Tourists will also taste local mineral water, which contains iron and afterwards arrive to town Stephantsminda, the center of Kazbegi region. This route was used from ancient times to connect North Caucasus to the central Georgia. 4×4 drive to the Gergeti trinity church located on altitude 2200 m above the sea level. If you are lucky and weather is clear, you will see mount Kazbegi – 5047 m above the sea level. Drive in Dariali gorge – the north gates of Georgia. Currently in this gorge is Georgia-Russia border and the only pass. In the evening return to Tbilisi.
Afterwards enjoy short and easy hike to Gveleti waterfall in narrow Gveleti gorge. Once here was a village and fortress, but now it is abandoned. You can still see ruins of fortress. Gveleti waterfall is one of the most beautifull waterfalls in Georgia. Hiking distance ~ 1 km.
Recommended period for Kazbegi tour is – from May till October.