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Experience the best of Ukraine and Georgia in one amazing trip!

Discover why the Ukraine and Georgia need to be seen together. This is the perfect​ combination ​tour for those who wish​ to discover ​two​ incredible cluster​s​ of culture, religion and ​see ​fascinating landscapes. ​This tour travels​ from ​the​ romantic Lviv and Golden-domed Kyiv to ​the​ impressive rock-cut monasteries and cave towns and archaeological sites of Georgia. ​These are two ​countries where myth, ​​history, ​and ​culture intermingle with one another, ​creating traditions of ​poetry, polyphonic songs and elegant dancing.

This tour is for those with a spirited thirst for adventure and discovery​! This ​tour promises an​ unforgettable experience​ ​of a lifetime!

Trip Details

14 days/13 nights | Lviv to Batumi

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Day
1-3
Your journey begins in the​ Paris of Ukraine - ​ Lviv! Explore ​​this​ ancient, historic city of ​quaint charm, cobblestoned streets and classical architecture. We promise, you will fall in love with this romantic city​. Walk ​​along its​ ​cobblestone streets, ​​to find the best coffee and beer Ukraine has to offer. ​Hide out​ in small, authentic cafes and visit the world’s​ ​only coffee mine.​ Lviv​​ is a city of laid-back café culture, where you can pick a spot, relax, and watch the world go by.
Day
4-6
Explore Kyiv - one of the ​oldest​ cities in Eastern Europe. The capital of Ukraine, and the former capital of the Kyivan Rus, this beautiful and ancient city has played a key part in the country’s most pivotal moments throughout history​. Explore its Golden Domed streets, visit open air museums, meet ​locals, and​ ​live like a native of this ​unique, cosmopolitan city​.
Day
7-9
Travel to Georgia! First we will introduce you to Tbilisi, the city that has been dominated by traders, warriors, tyrants and dictators in turn. Take a walk around the old town and breathe in the living past. ​We’ll take time to visit the city’s​ ​well-known museums and theatres, art galleries, churches, ​archaeological excavations,​ ​sulphur ​bathhouses, narrow streets. Discover Kakheti – ​the world-famous wine region that may even be the birthplace of wine-making! Enjoy breathtaking views of Kizikhi area and unusual Charm of Sighnaghi Royal Town. Wine-tasting at local winery is not to be missed!
Day
10-11
Travel to the​ ​old ​capital of Georgia – Mtskheta, where we will visit ​many​ UNESCO World Heritage Sites. ​First​, Jvari, the 6th century cross-shaped monastery built atop​ a cliff, overlooking the ​​junction​ of the Aragvi and Mtkvari rivers. Visit the rock-carved​ town of Uplistsikhe. ​Dating back to 1000 BCE, Uplistsikhe​ is notable for ​its​ unique combination of ​ancient rock cutting styles, and the co-existence of pagan and Christian architecture. Here, you can see ancient wine presses carved in stone. Explore Kutaisi – the ancient Kingdom of Colchis and the second largest city of modern Georgia. ​Its cathedrals date back to the 10th and 11th Centuries, and for hundreds of years, were the epicenters of culture and education in Georgia.
Day
12-14
Batumi is one of Georgia’s oldest cities, dating back to the 3rd Century BCE​, Batumi is ​even​ mentioned by Greek and Roman sources as one of the Black Sea’s principal ports. Visit ​the​ seaside park​s​ and ​the old-city district, full of ​​cafes, shops, ​​churches, ​and the Batumi Sea Port. Walk through the Botanical Gardens to see beautiful plants from all over the world and an amazing view of the Black Sea. ​ To wrap up this awesome journey - we’ll celebrate in the​ atmosphere of ​a ​Georgian dinner party, ​complete ​with ​delicious food,​ traditional songs and ​​ speeches ​by the ​“Tamada” – toastmaster​!
map - Experience the best of Ukraine and Georgia in one amazing trip!

Highlights

Ukraine and Georgia Tour

Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites throughout Lviv, Kyiv, Tbilisi and Mtskheta
Step inside the ornate and world-renowned Lviv Opera House
Discover iconic golden-domed Kyiv churches
Enjoy traditional Georgian Polyphony singing
Enjoy a tour and wine tasting at Georgia’s best Wineries in Kakheti Visit famous Batumi Botanical Garden
Attend private concerts and cultural events exclusively for Cobblestone Freeway travelers!

tour itinerary - Experience the best of Ukraine and Georgia in one amazing trip!

The Cobblestone Culture Experience always includes:

Small Groups

16 people maximum. Sometimes fewer, but there’s never more.

Village Visits

Learn about a country from its people in the places where authentic life is happening.

Folk Performances

Have an intimate experience with local artists so you can live the culture.

Traditional Cuisine

Enjoy a wide variety of delicious local eats and can also have a familiar meal.

Artisan Demonstrations

Learn traditions from the people who keep them alive.

Pacing

Time to breathe, digest and soak up the atmosphere.

5 Star Transportation
First Class Hotels
Two Meals per Day
All Entrance Fees

Land Package per person:

September 14 to September 27, 2019

$3,450 usd

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Early Bird Discount

SAVE $200 per person when you book six months prior to departure.

Single Supplement - $500 USD

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