Kutaisi city tour is becoming more and more demanded among tourists. So we offer city tour in the second capital of Georgia. We work with the best local guides in Kutaisi to introduce you the city in a best way.
Kutaisi is one of the oldest cities in Georgia, it dates back to bronze age. Some scientists believe that it was capital city of mythological Kolkhida kingdom, where Jason, brave capitan of Argo, arrived to find golden fleece. Historically Kutaisi always was the major city of western Georgia, capital of Egrisi kingdom. In middle ages unification of Georgia started from Kutaisi, so we can not underestimate importance of western capital of Georgia.
Morning we will start by exploring city center of Kutaisi, We will explore old streets and cozy bridges across river Rioni. Walk in Kutaisi colorful bazaar to try local food.
Next we will approach Cathedral church of Kutaisi, which was totally renovated recently. Church is better known as Bagrati cathedral, after king Bagrat III who has built it in 1003 year. Cathedral is dedicated to st. Marry assumption.
Later on we will drive out of Kutaisi to see one more very important monastery complex – Gelati, which is connected to other our great kind David IV.
Optionally we can visit Ethnographic museum of Kutaisi.
Afterwards we will drive to Sataplia natural reserve, famous because of karst cave and endemic Kolchus forest.
In the end of Kutaisi city tour we will drive to village Obcha, near Kutaisi to visit vineyard and winery. Owners will explain how their wine is done. Day will be finished with wonderful dinner at winery and best Imeretian wine tasting.