In the morning we organize pick up service for the group to start a full day Tbilisi sightseeing tour. Tour takes off
at 10:00 am.
First, we visit one of the tallest Orthodox churches in the world – the Holy Trinity Cathedral
of Tbilisi (Sameba). City tour continues to the Metekhi church of 13th c. which
stands on a plateau overlooking the river Mtkvari and old Tbilisi downtown.
From here, we go up to the Narikala
fortress by the areal cable car connecting Europe Square and the
top of the hill where the fortress stands. Built-in the 4th c. Narikala served
as a main fortification of Tbilisi through the centuries and has been sieged
From Narikala we take the downhill stroll to the old city; follow Botanical
Street, visit Tbilisi
(the Fig Ravine) and visit the natural waterfall in the downtown. From
Legvtakhevi we continue to the Bathhouse Square where the historical Sulfur
Bathhouses of the old Tbilisi
Passing along the Maidan Square, Shardeni
and The King Erekle II streets with souvenir
shops and art galleries, Tbilisi city tour proceeds to the Sioni
Cathedral, dating back to the 13th century and Anchiskhati
basilica – the oldest surviving church in Tbilisi
(dates back to the 6th c AD).
We also will visit the Golden Treasury of Georgian National Museum. The collection features gold
and silver artifacts from the pre-Christian period from different parts of
After visiting the Georgian National Museum, we take a walk on
Rustaveli Avenue towards the building of
Parliament of Georgia, Rustaveli Drama theater, National Museum of Contemporary
Arts, Tbilisi Opera and Ballet State Theater, Prospero’s book store,
shopping center and the First Republic Square.
In the evening we return back to the hotel.
Overnight in Tbilisi.