KAKHETI MAIN1 

    Kakheti - is Georgia’s premier wine-producing area. Kakheti is situated on the plains of the rivers Alazani and Iori and is surrounded by ridges of the Caucasian mountain range. Kakheti is an ancient region rich in historical monuments.. One of the most important towns of Kakheti is Telavi.

 

YOU WILL VISIT:


v  Gurjaani - located in the region of Kakheti. The town is one of the centres of Georgia's wine industry. Landmarks include the Church of the Dormition (Kvelatsminda; 8th-9th century), Museum of Local Lore and History, and Museum of Nato Vachnadze. The historic mud-cure resort of Akhtala is not far from Gurjaani.

v  Ilia Chavchavadze Kvareli State Museum - This complex includes family castle and house of outstanding Georgian poet and public figure Ilia Chavchavadze (1837-1907). The museum houses memorial objects of the poet and his family.

v  Kvareli Lake - is one of the most beautiful places in Kakheti region. there are the mountains and woods around the lake. Lake is surrounded by beautiful forest. There are huge ancient villages located nearby. River that falls into lake bring pure mountain moisture and coolness.

v  Gremi - was the capital of the Kingdom of Kakheti in the 16th and 17th centuries. Archangel church complex – the ancient district of the town of Gremi, with Archangel church was built by the King of Kakheti - Levan in 1565.