Tbilisi City Tour – Mtatsminda Park
o Breakfast in the hotel
o 10:00 starting the tour
o It is time to explore Tbilisi city tour, visiting main attractions of the city:
o Holy Trinity Church – the main cathedral of the Georgian Orthodox Church located in
Tbilisi. Constructed between 1995 and 2004, it is the third-tallest Eastern Orthodox
cathedral in the world and one of the largest religious buildings in the world by total
area. Sameba is a synthesis of traditional styles dominating the Georgian church
architecture at various stages in history and has some Byzantine undertones.
o Metekhi plateau with the view on Old Town. Virgin Mary Metekhi church is located on the
left bank of the river Mtkvari, on the cliff plateau, the first church on this place was
probably built by Vakhtang Gorgasali symbolically resembling the church built on virgin
Mary’s tomb in Gethsemane garden in Jerusalem.
o Rike park and Bridge of Peace (The glass bridge). It is a pedestrian glass and steel
bridge in a bow-shaped design that sits over the Mtkvari (Kura) river in Georgian capital.
It was officially opened in May 2010. The bridge was brought to Georgia from Italy in
200 unassembled components. The bridge is 156 meters long and has more than 10 000
LED bulbs built-in, that are switched on daily 90 minutes before the sunset.
o Narikala Fortress – the main landmark of Tbilisi, ancient fort defending city and opening
breathtaking views of the capital. Also called the Mother Fortress of Tbilisi, Narikala is an
ancient symbol of Tbilisi’s defence. The fortress was established in the 4th century,
around the period when the city itself was founded.
o Abanotubani (baths district) – the oldest district of the capital where it’s history starts
from. Located at the eastern bank of the Mtkvari River at the foot of Narikala fort across
o Leghvtakhevi waterfall – beautiful nature wonder in the heart of old city.
o Mtatsminda Park – the holy mountain with amusement park opening beautiful view of
Tbilisi. The park has carousels, water slides, a roller-coaster, funicular, and a big Ferris
Wheel at the edge of the mountain, offering a splendid view over the city.
o Tour will be finished around 17:00
o Overnight in Tbilisi