Route: Tbilisi – Borjomi – Green monastery – Rabati – Tbilisi
Excursion starts with visiting Green monastery – This monastery is from the 9-10th centuries and was built by Cristop Christophore and Tevdore – the apperentices of the outsdanding religios figure in Georgia - St. Grigol of Khandzta. The church consists of three basilicas and a bell-tower, where one can still see typical ornaments of Georgian stone-carving.
After that you will walk in the Borjomi park and you will have opportunity to drink well known Borjomi from natural spring.
Then drive to center of Samckhe region Akhalcikhe and visit Rabati castle - with its multicultural architecture, is well worthwhile. This district is on a hill on the north side of the Potskhovi, just west of the bridge. Rare examples of darbazi (traditional Georgian houses) cluster around the castle, which was built in the 12th century and houses a mosque from 1752 and the ruins of a medrese (Islamic school). The Rabati also has a synagogue, an Armenian church and a Catholic church, shops, restaurant, main tower, small pools, fountains and fantastic views for taking photos.
Service includes: transportation;
dinner at the restaurant;
bottle of mineral water for each person.