Georgia - Tbilisi
Georgia - Tbilisi
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Caucasus

Itinerary

This 10 day tour, starts in Baku (Azerbaijan) travels through Georgia and ends in Istanbul (Turkey), and visits Shirvanshah's Palace, Sheki Khan's Palace, Ateshgah (Fire Temple), Gobustan National Park, Georgia National Museum, Narikala Fortress and much more.

2019 - 'Caspian Sea to Black Sea Tour'
8 - Day itinerary

Day 1
Friday

Baku (Azerbaijan)

Welcome to Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan! Today is arrival day, you will be met at the airport and transfered to your hotel. Today we will see Maiden's Tower, then we will visit Shirvanshah Palace and pass through the Shemakha gate. We head to Targovi which means "merchants' street" in Russian and is known by the public as the commercial center.

Overnight Baku
4 star
(B)
Day 2
Saturday

Gobustan

After breakfast, we will set off for Gobustan a UNESCO World Heritage site. In this area, there are numerous archaeological remains, settlements, tombs, starting from the Stone Age to the Middle Ages, including more than 6,000 rock carvings dating back over 40,000 years. We will continue to Absheron Peninsula and we will visit the Temple of Fire a temple of fire worshippers located in Suraxani village. Zoroastrians travelled thousands of kilometers from India to Ateshgah to worship fire coming out of the ground.

Overnight Baku
4 star
(B)
Day 3
Sunday

Baku to Sheki

After a visit to Cuma (Friday) mosque, we drive towards to Sheki, the city will captivate you with its magnificent views. We will visit Sheki Khan's Palace and delicious sugar factories. In the city, which was famous for trade, there were many caravansaries but only a few of them have survived to the present day.

Overnight Sheki
4 star
(B)
Day 4
Monday

Sheki to Tbilisi (Georgia)

After breakfast we set out for Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. We will reach the city by passing through Lagodekhi border crossing. As our journey continues, we will stop by the historical city of Mtskheta which the former capital of the Georgian Kingdom. We will also visit the Cathedral of Svetitskoveli where the robe if Christ is buried buried and Jvari Monastry, a UNESCO Heritage site.

Overnight Tbilisi
4 star
(B)
Day 5
Tuesday

Tbilisi

After breakfast we start our city tour. During our tour, we will see Sameba Cathedral, Narikala Castle, Mother of Georgia Monument, Juma Mosque, Sulfur baths, Metekhi Church, Synagogue of Tbilisi, Peace Bridge, Rezo Gabriadze Marionette Theatre, Liberty Square and Rustavelli street.

Overnight Tbilisi
4 star
(B)
Day 6
Wednesday

Tbilisi to Batumi

Today our destination is Batumi. On the way we visit Kutaisi and Sataplia to see 120 million year old dinosour footprints. We will have the opportunity to see the Statue of Ali and Nino about the love story of Azeri boy and Georgian girl kept alive in the languages and the statue of Neptune which took its origin from Greek mythology in Batumi.

Overnight Batumi
4 star
Day 7
Thursday

Batumi

Explore the largest Batumi Botanical Garden, which is the second largest Botanical park in the world. In addition to the semi-tropical plants peculiar to Caucasia, the garden has more than 5,000 plants from all over the world are exhibited. After the Botanical Garden, we continue our tour by visiting, Piazza Square, Batumi Mosque, Statue of Medea, Astrological clock in Europe Square and Neptune Monument at Theatre Square.

Overnight Batumi
4 star
(B)
Day 8
Friday

Batumi - Trabzon (Turkey)

After breakfast, we will drive to Trabzon, Turkey, crossing at the Sarp border gate. After our arrival, we start our panoramic city tour. We will explore the rich history of Trabzon that has historical heritage from Rome, Byzantium and Ottoman. Our first stop will be the Ataturk mansion, which is the most beautiful example of the city's civil architecture. On the road, we will see Trabzon Castle and Gulbahar Hatun Mosque. We will also visit small Hagia Sophia which is unique with its rare frescoes. Before we drive towards to Trabzon Airport, we will have a quick stop at Boztepe where the panoramic views of the city can be seen. When our tour finishes, transfer to Trabzon airport.

(B)
(B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)
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Notes

Please Note:
1. Single travellers are obliged to pay Single Supplement and will have the hotel room to themselves.
2. This tour requires a minumum number of 2 people.
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Inclusions

Tour includes :-
  • Inbound Transfer - Baku
    Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD)
  • Outbound Transfer - Trabzon
    Trabzon Airport (TZX)
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • 7 nights - accommodation.
    2 nights
    4 star
    Baku
    1 night
    4 star
    Sheki
    2 nights
    4 star
    Tbilisi
    2 nights
    4 star
    Batumi
  • 7 Breakfasts
Tour does not include :-
  • Entrance fees
  • Suggested optional activities
  • Tips - driver and guide
  • Visas, border or port taxes
  • Compulsory Travel Insurance
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Highlights

  • Baku
  • Baku - Cuma (Friday) Mosque
  • Baku - Shemakha Gate
  • Baku - Targovi
  • Batumi
  • Batumi - Botanical Garden
  • Batumi - Statue of Ali and Nino
  • Gobustan National Park
  • Lagodekhi
  • Sataplia Nature Reserve
  • Sheki - Sheki Khan's Palace
  • Tbilisi - Metekhi Church of Assumption
  • Trabzon - Ataturk Mansion
  • Trabzon - Gulbahar Hatun Mosque
  • Trabzon - Trabzon Castle
  • Baku - Ateshgah (Fire Temple)
  • Baku - Maiden Tower
  • Baku - Shirvanshah's Palace
  • Batumi
  • Batumi - Avrıpa Square
  • Batumi - Piazza Square
  • Batumi - Statue of Medea
  • Kutaisi
  • Mtskheta - Svetitskhoveli Cathedral
  • Sheki
  • Tbilisi
  • Tbilisi - Narikala Fortress
  • Trabzon - Boztepe
  • Trabzon - Hagia Sophia Musuem
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Accommodation

This is intended to give an idea of the type of accommodation that may be expected. The actual hotels used for any given tour may change due to many reasons such as group size, availability, time of year, hotel standard has dropped or simply we found a better hotel. We update the website immediately if and when any changes take place. If and when we do change hotels it will be to a hotel of equal or higher standard and will be at no extra cost.

Where more than one hotel is shown for a given an overnight stop this means that one of those hotels will be used.

Georgia

Batumi
World Palace Hotel
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
1/3 Melashvili Str.
Batumi
Ph. :
+995 422 225 790
World Palace Hotel
World Palace Hotel
World Palace Hotel
Tbilisi
Marriot Courtyard Tbilisi
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
4 Freedom Square
Tbilisi
Ph. :
+995 32 277 91 00
Marriot Courtyard Tbilisi
Marriot Courtyard Tbilisi
Marriot Courtyard Tbilisi

Azerbaijan

Baku
Central Park Hotel
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
Suleyman Rahimov 165
Baku
Ph. :
+994 12 594 4235
Central Park Hotel
Central Park Hotel
Central Park Hotel
Sheki
Sheki Saray Hotel
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
M.E. Rasulzade Street 187
Sheki
Ph. :
+994 2424 48181
Sheki Saray Hotel
Sheki Saray Hotel
Sheki Saray Hotel
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Prices

Prices
per person in twin share accommodation
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Currency:- USD
Cost
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01 Jan 2019
31 Dec 2019
1,529.00
370.00
Current 'Hot Deals' for Caspian Sea to Black Sea Tour :
 
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