About Snow Tour to Svaneti (4 days/ 3 nights)
Snow Tour to Svaneti (4 days/ 3 nights)
Pack warm jackets and ski trousers. We are going to Svaneti! We will ski, ride cable cars, admire stunning snow-capped mountains, visit local museums, and so much more! Sign up for the perfect winter getaway. Non-skiers are welcomed too!
- Date: Thu 3 February to Sun 6 February
- Length of the tour: 4 days / 3 nights
- Language: English
- Driving distance: 990 km total
- Trip difficulty: Easy but with long driving time
- Hiking included: No
- Group size: 10 Persons
- Pick up and Drop off time: 6:00 - 21:00
- Accommodation: Shared twin/double in a guesthouse
- Spectacular winter landscapes Svaneti
- Tetnuldi and Hatsvali ski resorts (and their fantastic cable cars!)
- Mestia's Svan towers and museums
- Lot's of snow and fun
- Transfers to ski resorts
- Sightseeing itinerary with an English-speaking guide
- Accommodation with breakfasts in shared twin/double rooms in a guesthouse
- Entrance fees to the Svaneti Museum of History and Ethnography and the Mikheil Khergiani House Museum
- Cable car rides: 3 rides to the top of Tetnuldi ski resort and 2 rides to the top of Hatsvali ski resort.
Early in the morning, we will leave Tbilisi and head to Svaneti. The road is long, but we will make sure to stop often on the way. We will stop for Lunch in Zugdidi and take a closer look at the magnificent Enguri Dam. Snowy roads will lead higher and higher towards Mestia, the major settlement of Svaneti. Once we reach the town, we will check into our guesthouse and head for an evening stroll and dinner in a cozy restaurant.
After breakfast, we will head to Tetnuldi Ski Resort for a couple of hours. Those of you who wish to get into skiing will have an opportunity to rent equipment and spend a couple of hours exploring the slopes. On the other hand, none-skiers will get to enjoy beautiful views of Tetnuldi, cable car rides, or relax in local atmospheric restaurants. In the afternoon, we will return to Mestia. Overnight in a guesthouse in Mestia.
Today, we will take a lovely cable car ride to Hatsvali Ski Resort to ski a bit more and get a cocktail or two in a mountain-peak bar with some of the best views in Svaneti. in the afternoon, we will visit the Svaneti Museum of History and Ethnography to learn more about the cultural and historical heritage of the region. Free time in the evening. Overnight in a guesthouse.
We will leave Mestia after breakfast and start driving back to Tbilisi. Time and weather permitting, we will stop in Zugdidi to admire Dadiani Palaces Historical and Architectural Museum. We will then continue to Surami to try the famous Surami sweet bread and take a short stroll around Surami Fortress. Return in the evening to Tbilisi. The end of the tour.
- Museum tickets
- Guest House
Weekend Travelers Georgia disclaim all liability for injuries that occur during the hikes /treks/horse rides. Our members are not covered by any insurance and are highly recommended to purchase their own travel insurance or ensure that their current health insurance covers hiking/ trekking in Georgia
We offer both organized group tours and tailor-made private trips. Drop us a message, and we will design an itinerary just for you.
At Weekend Travelers Georgia, we offer all sorts of travel experiences, from culinary trips through historical and cultural trips to road tours. But what we truly love is being active. And so, most of the time, you will find us hiking, biking, horse riding, rafting, or even building igloos. If there is something fun to do outdoors, we will be there.
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