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How to Plan Your Georgia Tour?
Best Time to Visit: May to October
Major Cities for International Flights: Tbilisi (the capital), Batumi
Visa: Citizens of 98 countries can enter Georgia without visa, which include the EU states, the USA, Canada, Australia, the UK, etc.
Money Tips: The Georgian Lari (GEL) is used in Georgia. Most restaurants, shops and hotels can accept payment by credit cards. You could also change USD or Euro to local money at airports or banks easily.
Visit the most popular cities and regions in Georgia. Tbilisi and the nearby Mtskheta are among the must-see places. These two cities are both famous for historical ruins, churches and fortresses. If you are a nature lover, you can't miss the beautiful mountain area in Kazbegi, where you could enjoy hiking and skiing. To taste the Georgia wine, you could go to the Kakheti region.
Besides the main cities and regions mentioned before, you could add Gori and Kutaisi in your Georgia tours. Gori is the hometown of Stalin. If you are interested in the life stories of Stalin, this is a very worth-visiting place. As famous historical cities, there are numerous ruins here, including Gelati Monastery, Bagrati Temple and Motsameta Monastery.
10 Days or More
As your time is sufficient, you could have some relaxing time at Batumi, a seacoast city, to enjoy sunshine and the wonderful beach. If you are more interested in culture and history, you could spend more time in each city to visit the surrounding churches and fortresses. Or have a multi-country tour, visiting Azerbaijan and Armenia.
Trip Planning FAQs
How to travel around Georgia?
Traveling by bus and by train are the most common way in Georgia. Trains are available in most main cities and are also the first choice for long trips. Normally, you could buy train tickets at the local rail station on your departure day. But in high seasons, like June and July, the train tickets are in great demand. You are suggested to book them at least 3 days in advance. In short trips, buses and taxies play active roles. Most tourist cities are near Tbilisi and can be reached by bus. Flights are also available between big cities like Tibilisi and Kutaisi.
What special customs should I observe in Georgia trip packages?
The Georgians are very hospitable and friendly. They are glad to help foreigners and make friends with them. To get along well with the Georgians, there are some points you should pay attention to. Georgia is a country famous for red wine. They like to toast before drinking in traditional feast, so don't drink your wine until the one finishes speaking. And a toast with beer is for enemies. Be careful with wine you use when proposing a toast.
Besides, there are not so many requirements about your clothes in daily life, but you are suggested to wear long sleeve shirts and long pants when visiting the churches and female travelers should cover their heads and shoulders with scarfs.
Is it safe to travel in Georgia?
Georgia is among the safest countries in the world. There are polices on duty in the streets, you could ask them for help if you need. However, although the public security is great in Georgia, you are suggested keep your luggage within your sight all the time and confirm the price first before buying anything or taking taxies when you are having Georgia trip packages.
How can I buy a Georgia phone card?
You could buy a phone card at the airport. There are special phone cards for international tourists available.