Explore the picturesque and the most fertile part of Georgia – Kakheti, which borders the Great
Caucasus range from the north Alazani Valley. This region is known as a birthplace of viticulture and wine- making. The rich land, burning sun and hard work have developed more than 500 varieties of vine in Georgia. The history, culture and lifestyle of Georgians are embodied in Georgian wine. It is a symbol of Georgian hospitality, friendship, tolerance and a key to the mystery of Georgian longevity.
First visit the Numisi wine cellar. This 17th century wine cellar shows the Georgian people’s life which was very connected with wine making. Here after the short wine cellar tour you will take part in Georgian bread Shoti-baking and Churchkhela (local desert made of grape juice and walnuts) making. Visit the Bodbe convent complex that was founded during St. Nino’s earthly life, in the 4th century.
During the Middle Ages Bodbe Convent represented spiritual and cultural center of the country. Enjoy breathtaking views of Kiziki area and unusual Charm of Sighnaghi Royal Town. In the town you will have a wine tasting in the local winery “Okrogvino”. Have a free time in the 18th c city Signagi, which is also called City of love.
Drive back to Tbilisi
End of the tour.
Duration of the tour – 8 hours