Adjara
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  • From Batumi: Gonio Castle and Adjarian Highland Tour

    1. From Batumi: Gonio Castle and Adjarian Highland Tour

    Meet your guide at the reception of your hotel in Batumi in the morning. Travel south of the city to explore the Adjara region. In addition to its spectacular natural beauty the region is rich with ancient monuments which were built by Romans.  First, visit Gonio castle which was constructed in the 1st century AD, and became a well-formed Roman city within a century. One of the most important Roman archaeological sites in the country, excavation is still being conducted in the present day. Afterwards, travel east up towards the mountains. Visit the most popular Adjarian winery, Adjarian Wine House, where you will taste the traditional wines of the region. Continue your way up the mountains to enjoy the beautiful natural landscape. See the Makhuntseti waterfalls and bridge of Queen Tamar. Benefit from numerous stops allowing you to capture photos of the region.

  • Batumi: City Highlights & Batumi Boulevard Walking Tour

    2. Batumi: City Highlights & Batumi Boulevard Walking Tour

    Take a 3-hour stroll through the must-see highlights of Batumi with an experienced guide. Your tour starts with a visit to Piazza Square, which is surrounded by a complex of hotels, restaurants, cafés, and pubs. The Italian architecture of this square is adorned with mosaics and stained glass art. Next, explore the Greek Church of St. Nicholas, one of the oldest in the city. As you continue on to explore Europe Square, your guide will tell you the story of the Colchian Princess Medea and the magical golden fleece.   Finally, you’ll hit the main highlight of the tour: Batumi Boulevard, which stretches 8 kilometers along the Black Sea coastline. This street is lined with popular attractions, beaches, cafés and bars, and colorful fountains. On this multi-faceted boulevard you can explore, chat with local fishermen, have a glass of wine, or take in the sea views. Also on the Boulevard, you’...

    Excellent tour and very good tour guide explained everything, I endorse this tour and the guide others. I would definitely do it again.

  • Kutaisi: Guided Day Trip to Batumi

    3. Kutaisi: Guided Day Trip to Batumi

    Batumi is the Pearl of the Black Sea. Set off on a day trip from Kutaisi and you'll have chance to try the delicious, regional Adjarian Khachapuri and take a Batumi city tour. In Batumi, you'll find the perfect walking area — a beautiful boulevard lined with both new, fashionable and old, 19th-century buildings, and dotted with elegant squares, green parks, and nice relaxation areas with lakes and fountains. Take advantage of a wide range of services, from restaurants and hotels, to numerous bars and nightclubs, a diving club, and yacht club. Enjoy walking along the boulevard and discover all the most notable sights of Batumi, such as the Ali and Nino Monument, which is a metal structure of a man and woman passing through each other, symbolizing a tragic love story. You'll also find a ferris wheel and the 145-meter high Alphabet Tower, the monument to the old and unique Georgian script...

  • Batumi: Magical Christmas Tour

    4. Batumi: Magical Christmas Tour

    See how the city of Batumi celebrates Christmas on this tour of the best festive locations and Christmas markets in town. Discover a wide variety of Georgian traditions and customs and sample a range of seasonal products. Witness some of the region's most important sights and beautifully decorated locations as you follow your professional local guide around the streets of the city. Listen to festive anecdotes and learn why Georgians choose to celebrate Christmas on January 6th.  During this tour, you will have the opportunity to sample some of Batumi's most renowned festive delicacies and admire a chichilaki, which is the Georgian version of the Christmas tree.

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I liked the excursion: it was interesting, beautiful and informative. It was a hot day, the guide brought water. He answered our questions and adjusted to our interests. Thank you!

Excellent tour and very good tour guide explained everything, I endorse this tour and the guide others. I would definitely do it again.