Rtveli is a traditional wine making feast. Almost every family in Kakheti region with the help of neighbors and friends is picking up grape harvest and making wine.  This process is accompanied by folk songs and tables full of local delicacies. During the rtveli period there are held lots of public events with music, dance and food. The traditions of rtveli come from ancient times.
This tour will give you extraordinary chance to become the part of rtveli process and get to know wine making traditions in one of the local village in Kakheti region. And be sure – you will taste various sorts of Georgian wine!

1 Day. The Charm of Tbilisi.

  • Meeting at Tbilisi Airport and transfer to hotel.
  • Tbilisi Walking tour:
  • Sameba Cathedral
  • Metekhi Temple
  • Rike park adn Peace bridge
  • Narikala Fortress and St. Nicolas Church
  • Sioni Cathedral
  • Our evening recommendation – relaxing in ancient sulfuric baths which were beloved of literature classics Aleksander Pushkin and Aleksander Duma. There is a saying – if you haven’t been in Tbilisi baths means you haven’t been in Tbilisi. You can order a pot of tea or…massage and have a good time with your friends in a separate bath room (1 hour per room costs about 20-50 EUR).
  • Overnight in Tbilisi.

 2 Day. First day in the wine region.

3 Day. History, wine and Kakhetian cuisine.

4 day. Rtveli.

5 day. Up to the mountains.

6 day. Enjoying mountains.

  • Breakfast.
  • Hiking to Gergeti church (~2-3 hours)
  • Light hiking to Gveleti waterfals.
  • Driving back to Tbilisi
  • Present from “Ugo Travel” – traditional Georgian dinner, called supra in local restaurant
  • Overnight in Tbilisi.

7 day. Departure day. Hope to see you in Georgia again!

Breakfast. Transfer to Tbilisi airport.

If flight is late visit Ethnographical Open Air Museum or take a time for relaxed wandering in cozy Old Town: narrow streets, colorful houses, lovely cafes, and, of-course, souvenir shops full of pretty things for you and your friends. Take a breath of Tbilisi spirit!

Price includes:

  • Transfer from and to airport
  • Daily transportation with comfortable car or minibus (depends on number of persons)
  • Professional guide in Russian or English (ecxept the group of 2-4 persons*)
  • Accommodation at middle class hotels, guesthouses with breakfast
  • Dinner in Kazbegi as mentioned in the program, lunch in Kakheti
  • Excursions and entrance fees
  • Tasting of wine and chacha mentioned in program

Prices:

Number of persons in group Price per person in EUR
2* 807
4* 589
6 579
8 515
10 and more 480

*Tour only with driver-guide (one persons)

Lunches and dinners can be organized in advance and included in the program for additional price. But in any case the time and places for lunch (on the way) and dinner is considered. Be sure, our guide will help you to discover the best flavors of tasty and original Georgian cuisine.

Note, that “Ugo Travel” has the right for slight changes in the program or in its order due to temporal site construction, weather conditions or other reasonable obstacles.