9 days in Georgia Itinerary

9 days in Georgia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Georgia trip itinerary planner
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Fly to Tbilisi International Airport, Drive to Gori
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Gori
Drive
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Aspindza
— 1 night
Drive
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Batumi
— 2 nights
Fly
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Tbilisi
— 4 nights
Drive
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Stepantsminda
— 1 night
Drive to Tbilisi International Airport, Fly to Manama

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Gori

Gori is a city in eastern Georgia, which serves as the regional capital of Shida Kartli and the centre of the homonymous administrative district. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Stalin Museum and then delve into the distant past at Uplistsiche Cave Town.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Gori road trip planner.

Manama, Bahrain to Gori is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Georgia Standard Time (GET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In May, Gori is much colder than Manama - with highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Aspindza.
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Museums · Historic Sites

Aspindza — 1 night

Aspindza is a daba in southern Georgia's region of Samtskhe-Javakheti with a population of 2,793, mostly ethnic Georgians. On the 16th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Khertvisi Fortress and then explore the ancient world of Vardzia.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Aspindza trip app.

Getting from Gori to Aspindza by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Batumi.
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Historic Sites

Batumi — 2 nights

Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
On the 17th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Argo Cable Car, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Batumi Dolphinarium, then take in nature's colorful creations at Batumi Boulevard, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Armenian Apostolic Church. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Batumi Holy Spirit Basilica, take in nature's colorful creations at Batumi Botanical Gardens, and then pause for some photo ops at Monument Ali and Nino.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Batumi tour itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Aspindza to Batumi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In May, daytime highs in Batumi are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Tbilisi.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Tbilisi — 4 nights

On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
On the 22nd (Sun), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. On the 19th (Thu), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's still lots to do: take in the views from The Bridge of Peace, explore and take pictures at Rustaveli Avenue, pause for some photo ops at Kartlis Deda, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tsminda Sameba Cathedral.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tbilisi driving holiday planner.

Getting from Batumi to Tbilisi by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. May in Tbilisi sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Stepantsminda.
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Tours · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Stepantsminda — 1 night

Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Stepantsminda, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its alpine landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Gergeti Trinity Church.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Stepantsminda journey maker app.

Drive from Tbilisi to Stepantsminda in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Georgia travel guide

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Churches · Landmarks · Gardens
Home to four World Heritage Sites, the beautiful country of Georgia epitomizes the saying, "the best of both worlds." Geographically, the land is divided in half by the Likhi mountain range, which yields a humid, subtropical climate to the west, and an arid, continental climate to the east. Experience a spectacular array of natural destinations, from low-land swamps, rainforests, mineral springs, and hot springs, to volcanic plateaus, snow-tipped mountains, and glaciers. Embrace the laid-back attitude, rich folklore, and ecclesiastic architecture among the sub-tropical gardens. Georgia boasts a healthy mix of rural charm and urban modernity, combined with Mediterranean hospitality. Here you'll find the deepest cave in the world, Krubera Cave, with 2,140 m (7,021 ft) of known depth. Relax in the sun along the pebbled beaches of the Black Sea, and sample the mouth-watering Georgian specialties, including "Khinkali," traditional meat dumplings, to round out your authentic Georgian holiday.
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