Mount Kazbek climbing

Kazbek is a mountain peak in the east of Georgia which inspired many travelers and writers. At the beginnig, fans of mountain hikes who willing to hike through the Caucasus Mountains put the eye on Elbrus, but in the end they choose a tour to Kazbek. Both of them are five thousand meters high, which causes the natural desire of all experienced tourists to climbe them. Recently trekking around the Caucasus mountains are very popular. But if earlier tourists often choose tours to Elbrus (5633 m), now their interest arise to tours to Kazbek (5033 m). The main role in … Continue reading

Rafting in Georgia

Georgia is symbolized with ancient cities and snow-capped peaks of mountains; long sea coast, with a very picturesque landscape, and dense forests; mountain rivers and mineral springs; fertile valleys and deserts. Georgia conquers the hearts of all tourists, because everything is unique in this very beautiful country. Fast rivers, mountain streams are excellent places for rafting! Rafting in Georgia will appeal for either advanced rafters or beginners. The rafting season here lasts from the end of April to October. Active rest in Georgia will give you an unforgettable experience. Why do you need to choose a rafting tour in Georgia? … Continue reading

Tours to Georgia: skiing in Gudauri

Tours to Georgia include a lot of interesting activities, among them are: rafting in Georgia, trekking tours, excursions and skiing. Their popularity is caused by the attraction of Caucasus Mountains. In summer, the unforgettable impressions you can get in trekking tour in Georgia; in winter, the most popular are ski tours, for sure. Lets examine some of the winter kinds of recreation in Georgia and its’ most popular ski resorts. Ski resort Gudauri One of the most popular ski resorts of Georgia is Gudauri. It is located on the southern slopes of the Grater Caucasus Chain 120 km far from … Continue reading

Tours in Georgia: trekking in Svaneti

Trekking in Caucasus Mountains differs from the one in the  Carpathians. This is caused by the difference of mountain systems, first of all. Mountains of Caucasus are higher, covered with glacier, with rocky peaks. Trekking there can be either rather easy or complicated. To take part in some easy tour in Caucasus the special mountaineering experience are not required. However, the experience of some trekking tours is advisable. Georgian Caucasus One of the most picturesque parts of Caucasus is its’ Georgian part, which is extremely popular within tourists by mountain region of Svaneti. It is located on the southern slopes … Continue reading