12 days in Georgia Itinerary

12 days in Georgia Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Batumi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
New Athos
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Kutaisi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Aspindza
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Stepantsminda
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
6
Tbilisi
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Batumi

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
Batumi is known for parks, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Batumi Botanical Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Alphabetic Tower, appreciate the history behind Monument Ali and Nino, and admire the local landmark of Dancing Fountains, Batumi.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Batumi online route builder.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Batumi is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Batumi due to the time zone difference. In September, Batumi is slightly colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to New Athos.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Batumi Botanical Gardens ©
Batumi Botanical Gardens
Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Argo Cable Car ©
Argo Cable Car

1
night
New Athos

New Athos ©
New Athos or Akhali Atoni is a town in the Gudauta raion of Abkhazia, situated some 22km from Sukhumi by the shores of the Black Sea. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Dormition of the Mother of God Church, explore the fascinating underground world of New Athos Cave, then don't miss a visit to Anacopia Fortress, then make a trip to Rock Shalter of Saint Apostle Simon the Zealot, and finally make a trip to New Athos Simoneau-Kananitsky Monastery.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New Athos driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Batumi to New Athos takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Batumi to New Athos, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September in New Athos, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kutaisi.

Things to do in New Athos

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dormition of the Mother of God Church
Highlights from your plan
Anacopia Fortress ©
Anacopia Fortress
New Athos Cave ©
New Athos Cave
New Athos Simoneau-Kananitsky Monastery ©
New Athos Simoneau-Kananitsky Monastery

2
nights
Kutaisi

Kutaisi ©
Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): Head underground at Prometheus Cave, get a taste of the local shopping with Kutaisi Market, delve into the distant past at Bagrati Cathedral, admire the local landmark of Colchis Fountain, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gelati Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Motsameta Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): make a trip to Monastery Martvili, then take in breathtaking views at Okatse Canyon, and then admire the striking features of Parliament Building.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Kutaisi driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from New Athos to Kutaisi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from New Athos to Kutaisi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Aspindza.

Things to do in Kutaisi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Monastery Martvili, Prometheus Cave
Highlights from your plan
Prometheus Cave ©
Prometheus Cave
Gelati Monastery ©
Gelati Monastery
Bagrati Cathedral ©
Bagrati Cathedral

1
night
Aspindza

Aspindza ©
Aspindza is a daba in southern Georgia's region of Samtskhe-Javakheti with a population of 2,793, mostly ethnic Georgians. On the 23rd (Mon), steep yourself in history at Khertvisi Fortress and then delve into the distant past at Vardzia.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Aspindza trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kutaisi to Aspindza takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. On the 23rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Stepantsminda.

Things to do in Aspindza

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vardzia ©
Vardzia
Khertvisi Fortress ©
Khertvisi Fortress

1
night
Stepantsminda

Stepantsminda ©
Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Stepantsminda, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its alpine landscapes.
On the 24th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Elias the Prophet Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Gergeti Trinity Church, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Kazbek.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Stepantsminda itinerary tool.

You can drive from Aspindza to Stepantsminda in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Stepantsminda

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mt Kazbek ©
Mt Kazbek
Gergeti Trinity Church ©
Gergeti Trinity Church
St. Elias the Prophet Church ©
St. Elias the Prophet Church

4
nights
Tbilisi

On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mtskheta (Mtskheta Church of the Holy Cross & Jvari Church) and Ananuri Fortified Castle Ensemble (in Ananuri). And it doesn't end there: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, cruise along Rustaveli Avenue, snap pictures at The Bridge of Peace, and pause for some serene contemplation at Tsminda Sameba Cathedral.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tbilisi road trip planning website.

Getting from Stepantsminda to Tbilisi by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Mtskheta, Ananuri Fortified Castle Ensemble
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi ©
Aerial Tramway in Tbilisi
The Bridge of Peace ©
The Bridge of Peace

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