Georgia - Tbilisi
Georgia - Tbilisi
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Caucasus Tours

Itinerary

This 9 day tour, starts from Baku, Azerbaijan, and ends at Trabzon, Turkey, and also visits Georgia. This tour visits Shirvanshah's Palace, Sheki Khan's Palace, Ateshgah (Fire Temple), Gobustan National Park, Georgia National Museum, Narikala Fortress and much more.

2020 - 'Caspian Sea to Black Sea Tour'
9 - Day itinerary

Day 1
Sunday

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
Day 2
Monday

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
Tuesday

Baku to Sheki

This morning we drive to Sheki which will captivate you with its magnificent views. Here we will visit the Juma (Friday) mosque, 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. We then drive to Ganja for the train to Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia.

Overnight Between Ganja and Tbilisi
Sleeper Train
(B)
Day 4
Wednesday

Tbilisi (Georgia), Mtskheta

Drive to the historical city of Mtskheta, which is the former capital of the Georgian Kingdom dating back to the 3rd century BC. We will also visit the Cathedral of Svetitskoveli where the robe if Christ is buried and Jvari Monastry, a UNESCO Heritage site.

Overnight Tbilisi
4 star
Day 5
Thursday

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
Friday

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
(B)
Day 7
Saturday

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
Sunday

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.

Overnight Trabzon
4 star
(B)
Day 9
Monday

Trabzon

After breakfast our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends before being transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

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

Please Note :
1. Group Size : Minimum Group Size of 2.
2. Age : Minimum Age of 8. Whilst there is no Maximum Age set it is assumed the customer is fit enough to take part in the activity or tour. Health documents may be requested.
3. Single travellers are obliged to pay Single Supplement and will have the hotel room to themselves.
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Inclusions

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

Turkey

Trabzon
Büyük Sumela Hotel
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
Atatürk Caddesi
Maçka
Trabzon
Ph. :
+90 (0462) 512 35 41
Büyük Sumela Hotel
Büyük Sumela Hotel
Büyük Sumela Hotel

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
Amara Hotel
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
Ahmad Rajabli 42 C
Baku
Ph. :
+994 55 209 35 08
Amara Hotel
Amara Hotel
Amara Hotel

Between Ganja and Tbilisi
Sleeper Train
Standard : Sleeper Train
Address :-
Between Ganja and Tbilisi
No images available for this hotel.
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Prices

Prices
per person in twin share accommodation
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Currency:- USD
Cost
S.S.
Single Supplement explanation
01 Jan 2020
31 Dec 2020
2,365.00
500.00
Current 'Hot Deals' for Caspian Sea to Black Sea Tour :
 
Booked between
Departing
Discount
*
09 Sep 2019 - 31 Jan 2020
01 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020
15%
* This discount is only available to bookings that are paid in full by 31 Jan 2020
 
09 Sep 2019 - 31 Jan 2020
01 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021
15%
Deposit Option available for Caspian Sea to Black Sea Tour :
 
Booked between
Departing
Deposit
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2025
01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2025
$ 250.00
Child Discounts available for Caspian Sea to Black Sea Tour :
 
Departing between
From Age
To Age
Discount
01 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2025
8
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25.00 %
* Conditions apply. Please refer to the 'Child Discount Rates' section of our Terms and Conditions.

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