Bagrati, Gelati and Motsameta monasteries - in Kutaisi - LikeALocal Guide

Bagrati, Gelati and Motsameta monasteries

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1.95 EUR

We provide 3 hours tour from Kutaisi to Bagrati cathedral, Gelati and Motsameta monasteries. These 3 locations are cultural and religious heritage of Kutaisi. Join our tour and explore Georgian Orthodox culture with us.

Duration: 3 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Russian

Highlights

  • Visit amazing Bagrati cathedral
  • Gelati monastery complex (12th century)
  • Beautiful Motsameta monastery

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Description

​Tour starts at 12:00 from our office in Kutaisi. Firstly, we drive up to Bagrati cathedral that overlooks the city. It was built in 11th century as a symbol of united Georgia. Afterwards, we move to Gelati monastery of 12th century. There are 3 big churches, an academy, grave of David the builder, bell tower and houses of monks in the complex. It was built by the greatest Georgian King David The Builder. Then we move to Motsameta monastery that is related to the story of tortured brother lords David and Constantine Mkheidze. It’s built on the cliff and is surrounded by the river from 3 sides. The nature and colors around the monastery are amazing. Our tour finishes at 15:00 at our office.

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What’s included & not included

  • Transportation
  • Guiding service

Meeting point

Office of tour operator agency Budget Georgia (Budget Georgia #5 Tsisperi Kantselebi Street, Kutaisi)

Reviews from travellers (1)

4.0/5

Tour in general was good
We enjoyed the tour very much, the only thing was that we felt towards the end specially that we are running against time and that the tour needs to end as soinas possibel. Of course we understand that there is a time limit, but this is our time here - it would have been nice to enjoy it without the time pressure. It was never actaully said we meed to hurry but we felt that we should.

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4.5/5

Amazing
Wonderful trip. The svaneti region is so beautiful from start to finish, making the drive enjoyable. Mestia is a stunning town and the ski resort at the top gives stunning views. These caucaus mountains are truly magical, and if you're into nature, I highly recommend the trip!!!
Awesome trip
Had a such a fab time on this trip. Saw some gorgeous monesteries along the way, some wonderful views and I had a great walking tour of Tblisi where I learnt so much fascinating history . The guide Omeko was awesome, very knowledgeable and entertaining and Ruslani was a really safe and easy going driver. Highly recommend the tour :)
Totally worth it - don't miss it ;)
It was very beautiful and nice tour. Unfortunatelly Okatsa Canyon was closed, so they changed it to Martvili monastery. Our driver was Ika, he was very kind and told us stories about Georgia.
Highly recommended to have this tour if you come to Kutaisi.
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1.95 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
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Tour operated by: Budget Georgia