Essential Georgia

Davit Gareji, Ubadno

Appreciate the breathtaking Georgian landscape as we drive to the remote and impressive Davit Gareji Lavra Monastery complex (The section of the monastery on Georgian land. Note that access to the Azerbaijan section of the Davit Gareji Monastery is not always allowed). Positioned right on the border to Azerbaijan, enjoy the tranquility of the monastery complex surrounds. Learn about the history and significance of this sacred sight which remains a place of pilgrimage to date.

Drive to the nearby village of Ubadno a unique settlement by the Svaneti people. Try your hand at making the tasty Svan speciality’ kubadri followed by a delicious home cooked meal with a local family. Experience the warm hospitality and learn about Georgian culture.

Duration: 9 Hours
Price: 110 GEL pp (stay at Envoy Hostel Tbilisi pay 100 GEL)
Operates: Thursday & Sunday (weather permitting in winter)
Includes: English-speaking guide service, lunch & Snack
Departs: 9:00 am from Envoy Hostel & Tours | Tbilisi
Returns: 4:00 pm to Envoy Hostel & Tours | Tbilisi
Requires: Supportive shoes, a bottle of water, sunscreen, sun hat

Bookings are essential.

Note: This tour is also offered as a private tour on non-scheduled days throughout the year. Please enquire for price of private tour.

Envoy Tours
Tour Schedule
An approximate schedule for the tour is provided for the summer season below. The hours are indicative only and may vary dependent on individual tour circumstances.
9:00 am – departure from envoy Hostel
11:30 – 13:00 – Davit Gareji
13:30 – 14:30 – Lunch and kubadri making
16:00 – Arrival in Tbilisi