The route is the shorter version of one of the most well-known trails in Svaneti "Mestia - Ushguli". It starts from Tetnuldi and ends in Ushguli. The trail goes through village Adishi, Adishi gorge, Khaldechala gorge, glacier Khalde, Chkhunder pass and descends to Ushguli along the river Enguri.
Day 1: Tetnuldi - Adishi
The trail follows the footpath on the northern slope of Tetnuldi, the right slope of the river Adishi. The path at first goes along the slope and then descend into the gorge and reaches the village of Adishi.
Day 2: Adishi - Khaldechala (Campsite)
The trail goes along the Adishistskali gorge. Near the glacier trail crosses Adishistskali, ascends the ridge separating Adishistskali and Khaldechala, and descends in the gorge through Chkhundeli pass. The trail goes upstream and reaches the campsite.
Day 3: Khaldechala - Ushguli
You can visit the glacier on this day. From the campsite, the trail goes to the East, ascends the ridge separating Khakdechala and Enguri. Then the trail descends into Enguri gorge and then to Ushguli.
- 31 km (19.26 mi)
- Distance from the Capital
- 485 km (301.36 mi)
- Tent, Sleeping Bag, Backpacking Stove, Hiking Poles, Alpine shoes
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