From charming old towns, beautiful beaches and warm clean waters this tailor-made holiday combines relax and history in an unique journey to the heart of the Caucasus. Travelling from the old bustling city of Tbilisi to Georgia's stunning Black Sea coast, reach the modern seaside town of Batumi. Promenade along bright beaches, visit decorated mosques and orthodox churches, delve yourself into the fascinating Georgian culture and learn more about its transformations throughout the centuries.
Fly to Tbilisi from London Gatwick.
This morning arrive in Tbilisi and transfer onto your connecting flight to Batumi. On arrival transfer to your hotel and check in for a 3-night stay. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon and all evening free at leisure.
This morning enjoy a walking tour of Batumi and stroll along the promenade and Gogobashvili. Heading out to visit the Gonio Fortress, a Roman fortification which dates back to the 4th century BC and lies just 4km from the Turkish border. Continue to the Batumi Botanical Gardens, one of Batumi’s most interesting attractions before returning to central Batumi to enjoy traditional Adjaran cuisine over a late lunch. Enjoy the rest of the day free at leisure in Batumi. (B, L)
Enjoy the full day free at leisure in Batumi. (B)
This morning transfer to the train station to catch the train to Tbilisi, travelling in a 1st Class Compartment. On arrival in Tbilisi, transfer to the Kisi Hotel. After checking in enjoy the rest of the day free at leisure. (B)
This morning enjoy a tour of Tbilisi. Walk through the old town, passing the Sulphur Bathhouse and on to Liberty Square, Rustaveli Avenue, heading past the exteriors of the Georgian National Museum, Parliament Of Georgia, Kshueti Church and the Opera & Ballet Theatre before arriving at Rustaveli Metro Station. Here head underground and ride the rails with your guide two stops to Avlabari Station. Back above ground, walk through Rike Park to the Aerial Tramway and ascend by cable car to the Narikala Fortress for a good view over Tbilisi and the old town. (B, L)
After breakfast, enjoy a last morning of free exploration before transferring to the airport for the flight back to the UK. (B)
Contact a Regent Georgia Specialist to upgrade your accommodation to a 4 or 5-star hotel.