1. Georgia
  2. Tbilisi
  3. Uplistsikhe

Tbilisi: Uplistsikhe Cave City and Borjomi National Park

Product ID: 190736
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A full-day tour visiting and exploring the rock-hewn town Uplistsikhe (Fortress of God) and Borjomi Central Park. You will even be able to taste the famous Borjomi mineral water directly from the spring itself.
About this activity
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Duration: 10 hours
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Russian

Pickup included

Pick-up is from your hotel or accommodation in Tbilisi.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the rock-hewn town of Uplistsikhe
  • Experience the Borjomi park of mineral water
  • Taste mineral water fresh from the spring
  • Travel with a professional guide and safe drivers
Full description
You will be picked up from your hotel at 9:00AM, before driving approximately 1.5 hours to reach your first destination of Uplistsikhe. Literally meaning "Fortress of God", this is an ancient rock-hewn town which played a significant role in Georgian history over a period of approximately 3,000 years.

Archaeological excavations have revealed extraordinary artifacts here dating from the late Bronze Age all the way up to the late Middle Ages. There is the Uplistsikhe cave-town fortress, situated on a rocky massif 15 kilometers eastward from the town of Gori on the left bank of the river Mtkvari. The fortress is mentioned in chronicles from the earliest times, with its history beginning in the 1st-2nd millennium B.C. Uplistsikhe was an important religious, political and cultural center in the Hellenistic and the late Antique periods (4th century B.C.–4th century A.D.).

Once inside the museum, your local guide will provide you with detailed information about this cave city. Once done in Uplistsikhe, your tour continues to Borjomi National Park, a distance of approximately 1.5-hours. The beautiful resort town of Borjomi contains the world-famous mineral springs and a beautiful park. In the park you will have the opportunity to taste legendary and world famous Borjomi mineral water fresh from the spring. Your day trip will then conclude with return to your hotel at approximately 7:00PM.
Includes
  • Guide/Driver
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• No minimum age is required
• The dress code is smart casual

From US$ 90 per person

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Tur Georgia

Product ID: 190736