Mestia, a growing resort, enchanting visitors with its wealth of opportunities for an active holiday in mountains. Inexpressible landscapes and coloring of local places, millenary Svanetian towers, hospitality of highlanders and their cuisine, maintained traditions and authenticity of the region will turn each visitor’s trip to Mestia into unique and unforgettable adventure. True to the traditions of the Caucasus, Mestia is a place with a sense of peace! It is a perfect mountain resorts to discover new passion and share perfect moments with friends and family members.
Skiing in Mestia – a good excuse to not only get the pleseare of riding on two main ski destinations – Hatsvali and Tetnuldi, but also to learn the culture and traditions of the most amazing and authentic corners of Georgia.
Arrival to Georgia in Tbilisi or Kutaisi airport. Transfer to Mestia, by helicopter from Natakhtari or get there by car. Welcome dinner, overnight in Mestia.
After breakfast transfer to the Hatsvali ski resort, located 8km south of Mestia, opened in 2011 lies south of to Mestia and offers runs for beginners and intermediates. The upper cable car station lies on the top of Zuruldi ridge at the elevation of 2350m. Afternoon visit museum of history and ethnography of Svaneti. Also visit Margiani house complex, Mikheil Khergiani mountain climbing museum and other interesting places in Mestia. In the evening dinner.
Overnight in Mestia
After breakfast, winter Jeeptour to village Ushguli, which is included in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Ushguli, located at an altitude of 2100 meters (6900ft.) near the foot of Shkhara, one of the highest summits of the Great Caucasus mountains. The area is snow-covered for 6 months of the year. Return to city and dinner.
Overnight in Mestia
Last nice day in Svaneti starts with good breakfast and then transfer to Tetnuldi ski resort- biggest ski resort in Svaneti, where the bottom station is located on altitude 2265 meters above the sea level, and highest points is 3165 m. Tetnuldi ski destination with 4 ski lifts and 30 km of ski runs offers to the visitors unlimited off-pistes, opportunity of Heli-ski, freeriding, ski tours and unforgettable experience. Here one can find different difficulties of ski pistes – intermediate, advanced and expert, all day enjoy skiing or snowboarding. The resort is ideal for everyone to discover new passion and live precious moments.
Dinner, overnight in Mestia
Check-out from the hotel, Drive back to Tbilisi or Kutaisi. Free time till transfer to the airport, which you can use for shopping or walking in the city.