Excursion to Mtskheta


Mtskheta is the ancient Georgian capital, which still retains important cultural significance for the country. The spirit of past centuries lives on the streets of this city, so even just a walk through it will be interesting for a tourist. Company 995.Travel offers to go on an excursion to Mtskheta in order to fully enjoy its sights.

Trip program


The journey from Tbilisi to Mtskheta takes about half an hour, on the way you will go up to the famous Jvari temple. It was built in the 7th century and is one of the oldest and most important centers of Georgian Christianity. The temple stands on top of a mountain, which offers a stunning view of the confluence of two rivers - the Aragvi and Kura.


The next point of excursion to Mtskheta - Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, founded in the IX century and included in the World Heritage List. It is the largest among the preserved ancient Georgian temples. According to legend, here is the chiton of Jesus Christ. Then you will go for a walk along the city streets and enjoy the unique atmosphere of the city. The excursion is designed for about 3-4 hours, after its completion you will return to Tbilisi.


For pricing, contact 995.Travel.