Georgia & Azerbaijan

16th August till 25th August 2022

Georgia & Azerbaijan

16th August till 25th August 2022

In Georgia there is a saying: “Guest is sent by God”, and in fact, every guest in Georgia is greeted with love, respect and warmth. Be our guest and explore Georgia with us, taste delicious Georgian wine and cuisine, participate in various activities and feel Georgian spirit – this will be a memory that lasts lifetime…

You are about to discover a country of diverse culture, rich history and unique artifacts. Georgia is an ancient country at the crossroads of the Eastern and Western civilizations, where the European and Asian way of life a n d t r a d i t i o n s m e r g e f o r thousands of years. Indeed, this country has a lot of amazing things to show you and tell y

DAY 1: WELCOME TO TBILISI

As per flight schedule

Arrival to Tbilisi International Airport. After immigration & collecting your bags, meet our representative at the airport.

After a warm welcome, proceed to the hotel in your comfortable vehicle.

1500-1600 Hrs.
Arrive at the HOTEL and check-in(Standard check in time 15:00 pm)
1600-1900 Hrs. Time for leisure
1900-2030 Hrs. Dinner at the Indian/ Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the HOTEL in Tbilisi

DAY 2: ANANURI-GUDAURI-DAY 02 KAZBEGI TOUR

0700-008-Hrs.
Breakfast at the hotel

0800-1130Hrs.
Our driver will pick you up at your hotel. The route will take over the Georgian Military Highway up North towards the border with Russia; Your first stop will be at Ananuri fortress which is a sixteenth century castle complex on the Aragvi River. The fortress stands beside the famous Georgian Military Highway, overlooking a large Jinvali lake. Its high, turreted stone walls protect two churches, a watch tower and a reservoir. The main church facade is beautifully carved with animal, floral and Celtic style patterns;
1130-1300 Hrs. Next Stop is Gudauri – young and rapid developing winter sports resort located at Kazbegi region of Georgia, 120 km from Tbilisi, at the height of 2,196 m (about 7,200 feet) near the Cross Pass. Skiing season lasts from December to April. In summer Gudauri is calm. Green environment, cool weather and clean air make a positive impact on the general health condition of people.
1300-1430 Hrs.
Lunch at Indian/ Local restaurant
1430-1630 Hrs.
After that drive to Gergeti Trinity Church – At an altitude of 7119 feet (2,170 meters), the twelfth or thirteenth century monument was erected on the southern slopes of Mkinvarcveri. Gergeti Trinity Church is an important temple, remarkable for its beautiful scenery. The Gergeti Trinity Church is set poignantly on a hill directly below the towering white massif of Mount Kazbek, which sits at 5,033 meters. Built six hundred years ago, its stones have weathered repeated blizzards, rain and invasion to stand as a proud symbol of Georgian resilience in the face of adversity. It is the photographer’s perfect shot.
1630-1930 Hrs.
Transfer back to hotel
1930-2030 Hrs.
Dinner at Indian /Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the HOTEL in tbilisi

DAY 3: TBILISI CITY TOUR

0700-1000Hrs. Breakfast at the hotel

1000-1300 Hrs.
After breakfast our driver will pick you up from the hotel;
Today you will have a city tour in the capital of Georgia –
Tbilisi which is considered as one of the most ancient cities
in the Caucasus.

Tbilisi for city tour where you can take cable car/ropeway
to Narikala Fortress to enjoy breathtaking panoramic view
of the city. Walk down to the district of Sulphur bath houses
passing by the only mosque in Tbilisi. You will stroll
through the Shardeni area – full of narrow streets with
cozy cafés, wine tasting bars, souvenir shops, and breathe
in the living past. You are able to visit Anchiskhati
Basilica and the clock tower of famous Rezo Gabriadze
Theatre;

1300-1430 Hrs. Lunch at Indian / Local restaurant

1430-1600 Hrs. City tour continues and you will visit
and rest sulfur baths, which is a place
where you will give a great pleasure.

1600-1700 Hrs Transfer back to hotel

1900-2200 Hrs. Dinner at the Indian/ Local restaurant
Overnight stay at the HOTEL in tbilisi.

DAY 4: FULL DAY KAKHETI & SIGHNAGHI TOUR WITH WINE TASTING

0700-1000 Hrs.
Breakfast at the hotel.
1000-1300 Hrs.
The eastern region of Kakheti is Georgia’s premier wineproducing area, where almost everywhere you go you’ll be invited to drink a glass of traditional amber wine. Along the way, make a stop at the village of Badiauri where you can learn how to bake traditional Georgian bread and can even try to do it by yourself. For those that love cheese, there are many cheeses in Georgia which you can try accompanied by hot, fresh, crusty bread. Next up, visit the Bodbe Monastery, one of the most important religious sites in Georgia. Today there is a nunnery where the monastery used to be, and the St. George Cathedral, part of the monastery, which holds the remains of St. Nino. There is also a new cathedral built, using much of the same construction methods used to make the most famous cathedrals in Georgia centuries ago.
1300-1430 Hrs.
Lunch at the Indian/Local restaurant

DAY 5: DAY FREE AT LEISURE

0700-1000Hrs.
Breakfast at the hotel
1000-1300 Hrs.
Time for rest and leisure
1300-1430 Hrs.
Lunch at Indian/ Local restaurant
1430-1800 Hrs.
Free Time for shopping
1800-1930 Hrs.
Dinner at Indian/ Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the HOTEL in Tbilisi.

DAY 6 : WELCOME TO AZERBAIJAN!

0700-0800 Hrs.
Breakfast at the hotel
0800-1000 Hrs.
Check out from the hotel in Tbilisi and transfer to airport for flight to Baku.
As per flight schedule: Arrive at Heydar Aliyev International Airport. After immigration & collecting your bags, meet our representative at the airport.

After a warm welcome, proceed to the hotel in your comfortable vehicle.
Lunch at the Indian/Local restaurant
Arrive at the HOTEL and check-in(Standard check in time 15:00 pm)

Time for leisure
Dinner at the Indian/Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the HOTEL in Baku

DAY 7 : BAKU OLD CITY TOUR

0700-1000Hrs.
Breakfast at the hotel
1000-1300Hrs. Our driver will pick you up from the hotel and proceed to the Old city of Baku to explore the UNESCO Heritage site and join the biggest festival of the country. The ancient heart of Baku is Icheri Sheher, a magical maze of narrow lanes and alleyways that’s still mostly ringed by battlement- topped defensive walls erected in the 12th-century. Built on a site inhabited since the Paleolithic period, this old city core reveals evidence of Zoroastrian, Sasanian, Arabic, Persian, Shirvani and Ottoman presence. During the tour, you will discover traditional mosques with calligraphic facades, old hamams, merchants’ houses and charming trading streets made all the more colourful with quirky little art galleries and carpet shops.
1000-1300Hrs.
You’ll see the mysterious Maiden Tower (Giz Galasy), a unique stone structure whose purpose is as unknown as its construction date – possibly as early as the 6th-century BC. A n d t o f i n i s h o ff , y o u ’ l l e x p l o r e t h e 1 5 t h – c e n t u r y Shirvanshahs’ Palace, once home to the noble dynasty under which Baku had its first major period of historical brilliance.
1300-1430 Hrs.
Lunch at the Indian/Local restaurant
1430-1830 Hrs.
Visit to Highland Park located on a hill. Highland Park has the best view from a high, vantage viewing point offering panoramic views across the city. This is also the best spot to take photos with the fascinating Flame Towers. From the Highland Park, we take you on the ride on the capital’s Funicular down to the Seaside Boulevard. Baku’s funicular, which became operational in 1960, was reopened after renovation and repair in 2012.
1830-2000 Hrs.
Dinner at the Indian/Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the HOTEL in baku

DAY 8 : ABSHERON TOUR & SHOPPING

0700-0900 Hrs.
Breakfast in the hotel.
0900-1300 Hrs.
Ateshgah Tour. The tour to natural, historical and architectural monuments on Absheron Peninsula. Absheron Peninsula has special importance in terms of historical monuments. Absheron Peninsula, the ancient settlement, has the history dating before century. The Temple of Eternal Fire – Ateshgah – is an authentic Azerbaijani exotic. It is well- known practically all over the world. The temple in its present state was constructed in the 17th-18th centuries. It was built by the Baku-based Hindu community related to Sikhs. However, the history of the Temple is even longer. From times immemorial this was the holy place of Zoroastrians – fire worshippers (approximately beginning of our era).

1300-1430 Hrs.
Lunch at the Indian/Local restaurant
1430-1630 Hrs.
Yanardag/Burning Mountain Tour. The ignition of this fire occurred in ancient times. However, it is rather a hill than a mountain, on the slope of which since ancient times natural gas is burning. One of the most famous and popular places of “eternal flame” among tourists.
1630-1800 Hrs.
Start shopping tour with local sweet shop, Azerbaijan brand: aliahmad’s. Proceed to local vine and alcoholic drinks shop. Continue with “xurcun” dry fruits and sweets shop
1800-1900 Hrs.
Transfer to the restaurant
1900-2000 Hrs.
Dinner at Indian/Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the hotel in Baku

DAY 9 : GOBUSTAN TOUR

0700-1000 Hrs.
Breakfast in the hotel.
1000-1300 Hrs.
Gobustan is very rich in archaeological monuments. Thereserve has more than 6,000 rock engravings dating back between 5,000–40,000 years. The site also features the remains of in habited caves, settlements and burials, all reflecting an intensive humanuse by the inhabitants of the area during the wet period that followed the last IceAge, from the Upper Paleolithic to the Middle Ages. The site, which coversan area of 537 ha, is part of the larger protected Gobustan Reservation.Gobustan was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site considered to be of”outstanding universal value” for the quality and density of its rock artengravings, for the substantial evidence the collection of rock art images presents for hunting, fauna, flora and lifestyles in pre-historic times and for the cultural continuity between prehistoric and medieval times that the site reflects.

1300-1430 Hrs. Lunch at the Indian/Local restaurant
1430-1630 Hrs. Transfer back to the hotel
1630-1900 Hrs. Time for rest and leisure
1900-2000 Hrs. Dinner at Indian/Local restaurant

Overnight stay at the hotel in Baku

DAY 10 : DEPARTURE

0700-1000Hrs. Breakfast at the hotel
1200-1230Hrs. Check-out from the hotel.
As per flight schedule
It’s time to say good-bye to this beautiful City. Our driver will pick you up from the hotel and transfer you to the airport to board your flight back home with sweet memories of an unforgettable trip !!

INCLUSIONS

 

  • 5 nights accommodation in Tbilisi and 4 nights in Baku with breakfast
  • Entrance fees- Tickets- Wine tasting, Tbilisi Cable car, Jeep tour in Kazbegi
  • Entrances to Yanar Dag and Ateshgah, Gobustan
  • 08 Lunch at Indian /Local restaurant
  • 09 Dinner at Indian/Local restaurant
  • Visa Charges for both countries
  • 5% GST
  • Travel Insurance included for guests upto 69 years of age
EXCLUSIONS
  • International & Domestic Airfares (Delhi- Tbilisi- Baku- Delhi)
  • 5% TCS (Claimable during your IT returns)
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary

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