On the Georgia New Year Tour, spend several days in festive Tbilisi creating unbeatable memories as you celebrate the New Year amidst the splendor of the wintry capital. Continue your trip with tours to UNESCO sites in nearby Mtskheta and monasteries, cathedrals, wineries and museum estates in Telavi, Tsinandali and Sighnaghi in Georgia’s scenic Kakheti Region.
Georgians have a well-earned reputation for their exuberant love of life, expressed through grand celebrations, feasting and endless toasts heralded over sparkling glasses of wine. What better place to ring in the New Year than on the lively streets of Georgia’s capital, where carnivals, decorations and thousands of twinkling lights express the spirit of cheer at the heart of Georgian life.
Arrive in Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital. You will be met by our driver for drop-off at the hotel, where check-in begins at noon. Have a rest, followed by a private walking tour of Old Tbilisi. Your tour begins at Metekhi Bridge and includes the following sites:
Free time in the morning to rest up before your tour continues. In the afternoon, meet your driver and guide at your Tbilisi hotel and drive to Mtskheta (25km, 30min), ancient capital of Iberia and a holy pilgrimage site for most Georgians. Explore Mtskheta’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites: