Route: Tbilisi - Bodbe - Sighnaghi (City of Love) - Tbilisi
Tour Type: Cultural - cognitive
Tour Duration: 1 day
A detailed description of the tour:
Direction: Tbilisi - Bodbe, ST. Nino Monastery - Sighnaghi- wine tasting-Tbilisi
Places to View:
Bodbe, ST. Nino Monastery - the Monastery of St. Nino at Bodbe (commonly called Bodbe Monastery) is a Georgian Orthodox monastic complex and the seat of the Bishops of Bodbe located 2 km from the town of Sighnaghi, Kakheti, Georgia. Originally built in the 9th century, it has been significantly remodeled, especially in the 17th century. In the 16-17th centuries Bodbe was the important educational centre.
Sighnaghi - is a small town in the east of Georgia situated on the mountainside in the historical region of Kakheti. The districts full of one or two storey houses with bright red tiled roof in the style of South Italian classicism. It is the only city in Georgia that has fully preserved the fortress walls that are crowned with watchtowers, where one can climb to get the magnificent view of the Alazan valley. City is surrounded by 28 Fences and Towers. The town has name of City of Love)
Wine tasting - this testing will be held in pheasant's tears.