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Shkhara glacier trekking from Ushguli provided by Highlander Travel

Shkhara glacier trekking from Ushguli

Shkhara glacier trekking from Ushguli
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Guided tour to Ushguli and Shkhara glacier includes cultural tour in Ushguli village, which is the highest permanently inhabitant village in Europe and included in UNESCO world heritage sights. Afterwards hile to Shkhara glacier.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Shkhara glacier trek starts and ends in Ushguli village. Major river of Svaneti – Enguri starts from Shkhara glacier. Mt. Shkhara is the highest mountain in Georgia, located in the very east of Svaneti, near village Ushguli. Trail is 7 km long one way, but not very difficult and starts at Lamaria church in Ushguli. Shkhara glacier trek is also perfect destination for horse ridding from Ushguli. Village Ushguli included in the World heritage list by UNESCO because of it’s medieval architecture, is recognized as highest permanently inhabitant village in Europe. Drive from Mestia to Ushguli normally takes 2 hours one way. Trek can be shortened if jeep will take tourists half way deep in Enguri valley, the last point where car road ends. Along trekking or horse ridding visitors will have opportunity to walk in Ushguli vilage, see ancient houses, visit local museums. There are several cafes in the village.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
  • Shkhara glacier trek starts and ends in Ushguli village. Major river of Svaneti – Enguri starts from Shkhara glacier. Mt. Shkhara is the highest mountain in Georgia, located in the very east of Svaneti, near village Ushguli. Trail is 7 km long one way, but not very difficult and starts at Lamaria church in Ushguli. Shkhara glacier trek is also perfect destination for horse ridding from Ushguli. Village Ushguli included in the World heritage list by UNESCO because of it’s medieval architecture, is recognized as highest permanently inhabitant village in Europe. Drive from Mestia to Ushguli normally takes 2 hours one way. Trek can be shortened if jeep will take tourists half way deep in Enguri valley, the last point where car road ends. Along trekking or horse ridding visitors will have opportunity to walk in Ushguli vilage, see ancient houses, visit local museums. There are several cafes in the village.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 74947P10
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
Exclusions
  • Lunch
Duration
24h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Mestia Tourism Information Centre, Zugdidi Jvari Mestia Lasdili, Mestia, Georgia
  • Airports:
  • Queen Tamar Airport, Mestia, Georgia
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
Exclusions
  • Lunch
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Mestia Tourism Information Centre, Zugdidi Jvari Mestia Lasdili, Mestia, Georgia
  • Airports:
  • Queen Tamar Airport, Mestia, Georgia
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
24h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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By: Highlander Travel
Shmoolik Y
Shmoolik Y
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Great & Professional Trekking Guidance
Wonderful communication and awesome experience with very professional and personal guidance. I would recommend anyo
yonin852
yonin852
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Amazing hike with an amazing guide
Amazing trip. Everything was organized, and our guide was amazing and knowledgeable. We had to make some small chan
RubinER1
RubinER1
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An all-round absolute must-do trek
The finest experience possible with a knowledgeable and well-trained professional guide (Merab), and great communic
H6079ITkarine
H6079ITkarine
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Perfect
Amazing horse trip from Mestia to Ushguli 3 days. Great guide, magnificent nature and great hosts along the way.
keithmorf
keithmorf
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Towers and flowers
Booked this trip from NZ and was very happy with the trek. Jabba our guide spoke good English and was informative a
Sightseer46405919069
Sightseer46405919069
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Amazing hike! Highly recommended
We booked a four-day hiking tour from Mestia to Ushguli with Highlander Travel and did not know what to expect at f
M M
M M
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Experience of a lifetime
We visited Georgia in August of 2018 and one of our destination was Upper Svanetia. Among many options to book a gu
462Daniel81
462Daniel81
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Amazing for days' hike from Mestia to Ushguli
Me and a friend decided to book a hiking tour in Svaneti and after some internet research we came across Highlander
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