On Full day Mtskhetatour you will visit Mtskheta – the main religious center and ancient capital of Eastern Georgia, outstanding for its UNESCO World Heritage Site monuments.
In the morning pick up from the hotel. Drive to Mtskheta to visit UNESCO sites: Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th c and Jvari monastery 6th c. In the middle of the tour have lunch with Georgian dishes. After lunch continue exploration of the town. Visit Samtavro and Shiomgvime monasteries. In the evening drive back to Tbilisi.
SITES TO VISIT:
Jvari monastery 6th c-UNESCO site is the culmination of artistic and architectural aspirations in early Georgian Christian architecture.
Svetitskhoveli Cathedral 11th c-UNESCO site is one of the most sacred places in whole Georgia, with the Christ’s robe preserved in the Cathedral.
Samtavro monastery- located in ancient king family’s garden includes cathedral of 11th c and 4th c church, where St. Nino prayed.
Shiomgvime monastery of 6th – 12th cc. , was founded in 6th c. by St. Father Shio, one of the 13 monks from Antioquia.
Professional Guide & Driver service
1 x Lunch
2 x 0. 5 l. bottle of mineral water per person
All entrance fees per program