Reasons to visit Georgia

Qvevri

There is a distinctive winemaking technology: grape juice together with the seeds and skin is buried under the ground in clay vessels called “Qvevri”

Unique alphabet

Unique alphabet – one of 14 independent alphabets in the world.

The first human civilization

The first human civilization outside of Africa has been discovered in Georgia (the remains of that settlement are 1, 75 million years old)

Tusheti

When it comes to the height of its mountains and variety of available treks, Georgia’s High Caucasus offers a lot of options to the mountaineers.

The highest permanent settlements in Europe

Tushetian village Bochorna and Svanetian commune Ushguli are Europe’s highest permanently inhabited settlements

Botanical garden

It is one of the most ecologically diverse countries in the world, with climatic zones ranging from subtropical and high alpine to semi-desert.

Heritage sights

Three cultural monuments which are included into UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

Dambal Khacho

Dambal khacho, a rare sort of Georgian cheese has been added to UNESCO’s Intangible Heritage

Ski Resorts

Georgia is a paradise for freeriders and heli-skiers

Cradle of Wine

Winemaking has been practiced in Georgia for over 8,000 years.