Tbilisi and Mtskheta tour

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Visit the modern and ancient capitals of Georgia in a one-day tour to Tbilisi and Mtskheta. Both cities are rich in sightseengs and historic sights. Feel the charm of cozy lively and romantic Tbilisi, then cast mind back into the medieval scenery of Mtskheta,on of the most popular tourist city of Georgia.

Tour

After breakfast in the hotel at 10 o’clock we will start our tour by visiting the Holy Trinity cathedral known as Sameba. Continue to Metekhi church and monument to Vakhtang Gorgasali, the legendary founder of Tbilisi. Then we will visit Rike Park, will use the cable car to reach Mother of Georgia and Narikala Fortress. After visiting this sights of the city we will walk down to the district of Sulphur bath houses passing by the only mosque in Tbilisi and the clock tower of famous Rezo Gabriadze Theatre. Have lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, drive to Mtskheta, one of the oldest towns, the cultural and religious centre of Georgia. Mtskheta was the capital of the Eastern Georgian Kingdom of Iberia from the third century BC. Visit Jvari Church, a true architectural masterpiece of the early Medieval Period overlooking the confluence of Aragvi and Mtkvari rivers from the top of the hill, and Svetitskhoveli , the main cathedral of Mtskheta and a sacred place where the robe of Christ is being kept. Return to Tbilisi. Drop off at your hotel/place.