Day 4 : Kvareli- Alaverdi Cathedral-Duke’s Palace- Tbilisi

In the morning we will leave the town of Kvareli and continue our trip to  Alaverdi Cathedral (11th century). This monumental, solemn-looking edifice dominates the surrounding landscape in the fertile  river valley against the backdrop of the Caucasus Mountains. Famous for its façades with monumental blind arcades and opulent decorations , Alaverdi Cathedral  has many times  been plundered during its history.

Then we continue our way to  duke Alexander Chavchavadze’s  estate in Tsinandali  which used to be the hub of 19th c. European ,Russian and Georgian poets, writers, composers, travelers and after all drive back to Tbilisi

Overnight in Tbilisi

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