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BIKE TOURS

Bikers in the mountains

Different landscapes provide a good opportunity for organising both cross-country and mountain bike tours in Georgia. While biking in beautiful nature travellers will have a chance to visit ancient historical monuments, meet local people and get acquainted with local traditions and lifestyle.
The best areas for cross-country biking are Kakheti and Meskheti regions, while mountains bikers are sure to enjoy cycling on steep paths in the highlands of Svaneti, Khevi (Kazbegi area), Tusheti and Khevsureti.

 

Adventure Cycling Tour

  • Day 1: Departure for Tbilisi
  • Day 2: Tbilisi

Tbilisi sightseeing tour.

  • Day 3: Tbilisi – Mtskheta – Gudauri

Visit Mtskheta and from there cycle to Gudauri en route visiting Ananuri complex.
Total distance: 140 km     Cycling distance: 80 km

  • Day 4: Gudauri – Truso Gorge – Kazbegi

The whole day we bike via Cross Pass in Truso gorge. Overnight in Kazbegi.
Total distance: 70 km        Cycling distance: 70 km.  Walking time: 1 hour

  • Day 5: Kazbegi – Gergeti – Devdoraki – Kazbegi

In the morning we cycle up to Gergeti Trinity Church located at 2170m. Afterwards we bike in Dariali gorge until we get to the foot of Devdoraki glacier (1.5 hour).
Total distance: 60 km        Cycling distance: 60 km  

  • Day 6: Kazbegi – Sno Gorge – Juta – Kazbegi

We head to the village of Juta. We cycle through the narrow passes along the noisy Jutistskali river en route visiting local villages. Afterwards we continue to Mt Chaukhebi on bikes or on foot.
Total distance: 40 km        Cycling distance: 40 km   Walking time: 1 hour

  • Grand Caucasus

    Day 7: Kazbegi – Uplistsikhe – Gori

From Kazbegi we bike down to Mtskheta junction and then drive to Igoeti. From there we again continue cycling downhill on the off-road to Uplistsikhe cave town. Overnight in Gori.                    
Total distance: 180 km     Cycling distance: 140 km Walking time: 1 hour

  • Day 8: Gori – Borjomi – Bakuriani

Today we travel in the Little Caucasus mountains. We drive to Borjomi spa town and then cycle up to Bakuriani ski resort. Overnight in Bakuriani.
Total distance: 100 km     Cycling distance: 25 km

  • Day 9: Bakuriani – Tskhratskaro Pass – Vardzia

The whole day cycling on the volcanic plateau via beautiful Tskratskaro Pass (2454 m) and Tabatskuri lake. Overnight in a local family near Vardzia cave town.
Total distance: 70 km        Cycling distance: 70 km

  • Day 10: Vardzia – Akhaltsikhe

We visit Vardzia cave town and then cycle along the Mtkvari river to the town of Akhaltsikhe.
Total distance: 75 km        Cycling distance: 75 km  

  • Day 11: Akhaltsikhe – Abastumani

In the morning we bike to Abastumani (1680m) – a resort famous for its unique climate, fresh air and coniferous forest. At night through the telescope we can observe at the Moon, Saturn, Jupiter and stars.

Ushguli Village

Overnight in Abastumani.
Total distance: 40 km        Cycling distance: 40 km

  • Day 12: Abastumani – Sairme

From Abastumani we cycle via Zekari Pass (2182m) to the another spa resort – Sairme, famous with its mineral water. Overnight in Sairme.
Total distance: 40 km        Cycling distance: 40 km

  • Day 13: Sairme – Kutaisi

We head to West Georgia to the city of Kutaisi and stay there for two nights.
Total distance: 70 km        Cycling distance: 60 km

  • Day 14: Kutaisi

We visit Bagrati Cathedral ruins, Gelati Monastery and Motsameta – the church of the martyrs.
Total distance: 40 km        Cycling distance: 40 km

  • Day 15: Kutaisi – Tbilisi

In the morning we drive back to Tbilisi. Free afternoon. Farewell diner in a Georgian restaurant.

  • Day 16: Departure


We also offer you interesting mountain bike tours in Upper and Lower Svaneti and Tusheti with the duration of 4-6 days.

 

Cross-Country Cycling Tour

  • Day 1: Departure for Tbilisi
  • Day 2: Tbilisi

Tbilisi sightseeing tour.

  • Day 3: Tbilisi – Dmanisi – Tbilisi

Total distance: 200 km     Cycling distance: 60 km

  • Day 4: Tbilisi – Gombori Pass – Telavi

We travel to Telavi via Gombori Pass. We first drive on the main road and then start cycling in the beautiful nature. En route we visit Shuamta monastery and the ruins of Ujarma Fortress.
Total distance: 90 km.       Cycling distance: 60 km.

  • Day 5: Telavi – Gremi – Nekresi – Telavi

Full day cycling in Kakheti region visiting Gremi complex, Nekresi Monastery (half an hour walking uphill) and a 300-year-old wine-cellar. We have lunch in a local family with home made food and famous Kakhetian wine.
Total distance: 90 km        Cycling distance: 60 km

  • Day 6: Telavi – Ikalto – Alaverdi – Telavi

Today we cycle in another part of Kakheti and visit Ikalto Academy and Alaverdi Cathedral.
Total distance: 60 km Cycling distance: 60 km

  • Day 7: Telavi – David Gareja – Tbilisi

In the morning we drive to David Gareja cave complex via Sagarejo (55 km). Once we are off the main road we start cycling. We return to Tbilisi via Rustavi.
Total distance: 230 km     Cycling distance: 90 km   Walking time: 2.5 hours

  • Day 8: Tbilisi – Mtskheta – Gudauri

We drive to Mtskheta and from there cup along the Georgian Military Highway to Gudauri. Overnight in Gudauri ski resort (2200m.).
Total distance: 150 km      Cycling distance: 50 km

  • Day 9: Gudauri – Truso Gorge – Kazbegi

The whole day we bike via Cross Pass in Truso gorge. Overnight in Kazbegi.
Total distance: 70 km        Cycling distance: 70 km.  Walking time: 1 hour

  • Day 10: Kazbegi – Gergeti – Devdoraki – Kazbegi

In the morning we cycle up to Gergeti Trinity Church located at 2170m. Afterwards we bike in Dariali gorge until we get to the foot of Devdoraki glacier (1.5 hour).
Total distance: 60 km        Cycling distance: 60 km

  • Day 11: Kazbegi – Sno Gorge – Juta – Kazbegi

We head to the village of Juta. We cycle through the narrow passes along the noisy Jutistskali river en route visiting local villages. Afterwards we continue to Mt Chaukhebi on bikes or on foot.
Total distance: 40 km        Cycling distance: 40 km   Walking time: 1 hour

  • Day 12: Kazbegi – Uplistsikhe – Gori

From Kazbegi we bike down to Mtskheta junction and then drive to Igoeti. From there we again continue cycling downhill on the off-road to Uplistsikhe cave town. Overnight in Gori.                                 
Total distance: 180 km     Cycling distance: 140 km Walking time: 1 hour

  • Day 13: Gori – Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park – Akhaltsikhe

We cycle in the beautiful nature of Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park. Overnight in Akhaltsikhe.
Total distance: 120 km     Cycling distance: 50 km   Walking time: 2 hours

  • Day 14: Akhaltsikhe – Vardzia – Akhaltsikhe

Full day trip to Vardzia cave town.Total distance: 150 km     Cycling distance: 50 km   Walking time: 2 hours

  • Day 15: Akhaltsikhe – Tbilisi

From Akhaltsikhe we drive back to Tbilisi.

  • Day 16: Departure
 
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