Archeological remains at the territory of Georgia, proves that hundreds of years ago this territory was settled. On the whole territory of Georgia we come across evidences that prove that this land was habitable. This is proved by archeological fragment that are left by primitive men (Hominines), Pagan idols, old settlements, caves where footprints of dinosaurs still are visible.
Travel Company Profkurort offers a tour “Georgia Million Years Ago”. Within the tour we will visit museums where exhibited archeological materials dated thousands years B.C., ruins of ancient settlements, bones of prehistorical animals, footprints of dinosaurs in the caves of “Sataplia.”
Day 1: Arrive to Tbilisi, meet at the airport and transfer to hotel – in the center of city
Day2: Walking tour around Tbilisi: Metechi cathedral (XIII), Meidan square, lunch, Synagogue (XX), Bethlehem area, Ateshga, Armenian Church (XIII), Narikala fortress (IV-XVII), Mosque (XIX), Abanotubani. Wine testing in Meidan wine cellar, National Museum of Georgia. Dinner at Georgian Restaurant. Overnight in Tbilisi.
Day3: Departure to Dmanisi, the place where the skulls of Hominines (the oldest in Europe – 1.6 million years old) found under an ruins of ancient and medieval town Dmanisi. On the way visit Bolnisi Sioni (IV), Kveshi castle (VII-IX). Return to Tbilisi. Dinner. Overnight in Tbilsi.
Day 4: Breakfast. Departure to Kutaisi. On the way ancient capital of Georgia Mtskheta. Excursion into Kutaisi: city tour, Bagrati Cathdral (X-XI), Gelati monastery complex (XII) which are recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage sites. Dinner. Overnight in Kutaisi.
Day 5: Breakfast. Visit amazing cave of Sataplia and the surrounding area. Here is found footprints of dinosaurs. Visit beautiful Martvili Canyon of R. Abashisckali. Boat trip on the river; enjoy beautiful countryside, observe the bones of prehistoric animals in the rocks on the river banks. Picnic.Visit Summer residence of the Prince Dadiani in village Salkhino, local museum of Martvili. By end of the tour visit ancient town Tsikhegoji, that, according to the legend is related to the myth about Argonauts. Return to Tbilisi. Dinner in the restaurant. Overnight in Tbilisi.
Day 6: Breakfast. Free time. Gala Dinner in the Georgian restaurant.
Day 7: Transfer to the airport.