Private Wine Tour to Kakheti from Tbilisi

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  • 9 hr

Explore the main wine-producing region of Georgia during this one day tour. You’ll travel to Kakheti province, taste finest Georgian wines and get acquainted with the ancient methods of wine making during a guided excursion to a wine museum and wineries.

Itinerary Details

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Pass By: Georgian Holidays

Pick up from your place of stay in Tbilisi in the morning.

Pass By: Gombori Pass

You’ll start the journey to the wine land via picturesque Gombori pass, 5315 feet (1620 m) above sea level.

Stop At: Tsinandali Palace

Your first stop is in Tsinandali, at the residence of a Kakheti nobleman of the 19th century, Alexandre Chavchavadze. The Tsinandali winery still produces wines according to the methods brought here by Chavchavadze when he revived the estate in the first half of 19th century. Take a walk in the decorative garden with a glass of wine from Tsinandali wine cellars and learn the history of the one of the royal families of Georgia.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Shumi Winery

Next head to Shumi winery located just a few minutes’ drive from Tsinandali. Here you’ll have a tour in the winery which presents a collection of wine related exhibits, a history and culture department and a wine-tasting area. Taste Shumi wines made according to European methods of wine-making. Continue to Telavi town and have lunch in one of the local restaurants serving authentic Georgian cuisine.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At:

After lunch visit village. Here you’ll stop at Twins Wine Cellar, a delightful agro-tourism winery and vineyard site. You’ll visit the wine museum, taste different types of wine and learn about the Georgian methods of making wine in Kvevri (large clay jars used for fermenting and storing wine).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Shuamta Monasteries

On the way back to Tbilisi, visit Shuamta village and two important and beautiful architectural monuments of Kakheti – Old and New Shuamta monasteries. Both of them stand in a forest of deciduous trees, which makes them look even more fascinating. In the evening return to your place of stay in Tbilisi.

Duration: 1 hour
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