5 days in Sukhumi & Gagra Itinerary

5 days in Sukhumi & Gagra Itinerary

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Sukhumi ©
The capital of autonomous region Abkhazia, Sukhumi claims to be one of the oldest cities in the world. Ancient settlements from the Copper, Bronze, and Iron Ages stand around the city, as do burial grounds adorned with bronze axes, arrowheads, bracelets, and ceramics.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Sukhum Mosque, Besleti Bridge, Fountain Griffins, and other attractions you added. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the design of Fountain Griffins, stroll around Sukhumi Botanical Garden, take in the views from Besleti Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sukhum Mosque, then identify plant and animal life at Sukhumi Monkey Nursery, and finally make a trip to Dioskuria Fortress.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sukhumi itinerary maker.

Cairo, Egypt to Sukhumi is an approximately 36-hour car ride. Traveling from Cairo to Sukhumi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Gagra.

Things to do in Sukhumi

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Monastery of St. Ion of Zlatoust
Highlights from your plan
Sukhumi Botanical Garden ©
Sukhumi Botanical Garden
Sukhumi Monkey Nursery ©
Sukhumi Monkey Nursery
Dioskuria Fortress ©
Dioskuria Fortress


Gagra ©
Once popular as a health resort during Imperial Russian and Soviet times, Gagra today attracts a small contingent of international visitors seeking ideal summer weather and its seaside promenade, which hugs the coastline of the Black Sea.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Railway Station Gagra as well as Lake Ritsa. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Ritsa, contemplate the long history of Railway Station Gagra, pause for some serene contemplation at Abaata Fortress, admire the sheer force of Gegskiy Waterfall, then examine the collection at Pitsundsky State Historical and Architectural Reserve Vieliky Pitiunt, and finally stroll through Pitsunda Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Gagra trip website.

Traveling by car from Sukhumi to Gagra takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Gagra are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Sukhumi.

Things to do in Gagra

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Gegskiy Waterfall ©
Gegskiy Waterfall
Lake Ritsa ©
Lake Ritsa
Pitsunda Beach ©
Pitsunda Beach


Sukhumi Embankment has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the waterfront at Sukhumi Embankment.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sukhumi trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Gagra to Sukhumi takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.