July 31, August 9, 2020

Georgia: Tusheti the most remote region

Dartlo - Tusheti - Georgia
  • Preu

    € 1695

  • Type of trip

    In a group from 10 to 15 people

  • duration

    10 days

  • Level

    3 de 5

  • Destination

    Georgia

Our destination


The Great Caucasus turned into an authentic and impregnable alpine wall completely defines the silhouette of a country adherent to immense mountains where the snow-capped summits extend vertically throughout the year. And it is that Georgia is Caucasian in its utmost expression, where towns seem to have been anchored in medieval times.

On the eastern shore of the Black Sea and encaixonada in a capital highway it welcomed to kingdoms older than its own name (Clicquida and Iberia), it assembled to different towns in its sine and next to its neighbor Armenia hugged the Most primitive Christianity before any other country.

The St. George cross is proudly believing in a medieval banner with which Georgia arrives in the 21st century, taking a push to get to the forefront of the most prosperous and European nations in a region that breathes winds both in the East and in Europe. the west

Strong points:

  • The exotic capital, Tbilisi, full of monuments
  • The mountains of the Caucasus
  • Omalo, Dartlo
  • Walk through remote and quiet areas
  • Peoples who look like medieval times

Itinerary:

Day 1: Fly to Georgia

Departure from Barcelona from the direct flight to Tblisi - Georgia. Transfer to the hotel.

Day 2: Visit Tbilisi

After breakfast we will have unforgettable hours of acquaintance with the capital which is a multi-ethnic and multi-city nun built in the XNUMXth century along the river valley Mtkvari . Nearby are Orthodox, Gregorian, Catholic, synagogues and mosques. We will begin the tour from the medieval church Metekhi (thirteenth century); We will walk by center discovering its alleys and we will see the buildings with wooden balconies, typical of the city that give it a different personality. the cathedral of Zion (Holy Trinity, XNUMXth century), the basilica of Anchiskhati (XNUMXth century); We will go up to the fortress of Narikala (sec. IV) overlooking the old town skyline; We will continue to explore the neighborhood of the baths of Sulfur oriental style and then we will visit the National museum and its room more important of the gold works dating to the III millennium before C Finally, the circuit will take us to the main avenue of Rustaveli where we will see the Parliament i iel Opera and Ballet Theater Tbilisi , which gives it a cosmopolitan atmosphere. Dinner in restaurant and hotel accommodation in Tbilisi.

Day 3: Tbilisi - Omalo

After breakfast at the hotel we will leave for the region of Kakheti . A short stop in the city center of Telavi . Seguirem our trip Postal Code al town ofOmalo through a beautiful road between the Caucasus mountains. A Tushetia You can only get there in 4x4 from the beginning of July until September, when the snow has melted. It takes about five hours to cover the 90 kilometers that separate Alvani de Omalo . We will go up to the step of Abano with a height of 2.950m and we will go down to the village ofOmalo , the administrative center of the region of Tusheti with a height of 1880m. We will visit walking to the top of the town ( Zemo Omalo ) which has a magnificent set of medieval towers ( keseloebi ). Dinner and overnight a house familiar a Omalo . (D / P / C)

Day 4: Omalo - Bochorna - Dochu - Jvarboseli

Breakfast to a family home and exit to head in the village Bochorna - one of the highest permanently inhabited places in Europe (2345m). We will continue our way to the village of Dochu which is located at the protected area de Tusheti in the throat of Gometsari. We will have the opportunity to enjoy magnificent views. We will arrive at Jvarboseli . Dinner and overnight a family home. Deslevel: 890 ↓ 930. Time hiking: 7 - 8 hores. Distance: 21 km

Day 5: Jvarboseli - Nakaicho Pass - Chesho

After breakfast we will leave for Chesho. On the way we will reach the Nakaicho pass at 2903m. From here you can enjoy panoramic views of the stunning Tushetia. We will arrive at Chesho where the time seems to have stopped. Despite the houses and towers damaged, the main view has been well preserved. We will have picnic along the way. Dinner and lodging in a family home. Slope: ↑ 970 ↓ 950. Walking time: 7-8 h
Distance: 18 km

Day 6: Chesho - Dano - Kvavlo - Dartlo

After breakfast we will start our trek to the villages of Dano and Kvavlo which, like all the villages of Tushetia, are historical monuments dating to the Middle Ages. Again we will have the opportunity to contemplate the Georgian nature. The village Kvavlo is abandoned during the winter. We will see the ruins of ancient fortresses that were used not only for defense and protection, but also for living. We will have a picnic lunch and then hike to Dartlo which is 2000m away. The village is known for its beautiful houses with balconies and is one of the important treasures of medieval Georgian architecture. Dinner and lodging in a family home. Elevation gain: ↑ 500 ↓ 180 m. Walking time: 5-6 h. Distance: 15 km

Day 7: Dartlo - Chigho - Diklo

After breakfast, we will start our journey to Diklo, which is one of the coldest villages in Georgia. Here is the border with Russia. In the village there are places that are considered sacred and according to the rules, in certain places women cannot enter. We will see the fortress of Diklo on the top of the mountain. from where you can also see the summit Diklosmta (4285m). We will have the picnic along the way. Dinner and lodging in a family home. Elevation gain: ↑ 900m ↓ 450m. Walking time: 6-7 hours. Distance: 15 km

Day 8: Diklo - Shenako - Omalo

We will walk to Shenako village. It is one of the few still populated in Tushetia overlooking Mount Diklosmta. The village has a number of the most popular buildings of Georgian architecture and the Church of the Holy Trinity of the 650th century. We will have a picnic along the way. We will arrive at Omalo. Dinner and lodging in a family home. Elevation gain: ↓ 400m ↑ 5m. Walking time: 6-14 hours. Distance: XNUMX km

Day 9: Omalo - Alaverdi - Tbilisi

After breakfast we will leave for the wonderful region of Tushetia and take the famous road to return to Tbilissi. On the way we will visit the Alaverdi Monastery, one of the highest cathedrals in Georgia (50 m.). The current cathedral was built in the XNUMXth century. In the afternoon we will arrive in Tbilissi. Accommodation in Hotel.

Day 10: Return flight to Barcelona

Soon in the morning, flight back to Barcelona


What peace and tranquility I breathed by walking through this remote place in the Caucasus

Francesc Masó

WHO IT IS ADDRESSED:

Those people who are accustomed to walking in the mountains and who want to know this area in a calm and calm way, walking and going through the most interesting places.

Khevsureti


Difficulty

Moderated, between 4 and 6 hours of walking at a slow pace.


Price per person
  • 1695 euros in a double room and with direct flights included
  • 295 euros, individual supplement
The price includes
  • Guide toACAMINAR TRAVEL Every day from Barcelona
  • Spanish-language local guide
  • Direct flights with reserved seat and suitcase (Check availability, places limited).
  • All breakfasts, 6 picnics and 8 dinners
  • 2 nights in 4 * hotel in Tbilisi
  • 7 nights in family hotels (double rooms with shared bathroom facilities)
  • Expanded travel assistance insurance that includes mountain accidents and cancellation for justified reasons
  • Advice on the material to be carried
  • All private transport, according to the itinerary
  • A bottle of water per day and person
  • The corresponding VAT
The price does not include
  • Flight rates (110 euros on 6 February)
  • Drinks that are not included in meals
  • Tips
  • All not specified in the previous section.
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