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Itinerary of Classical Trekking in Svaneti:

Day 1 Arrival in Mestia by car or by plain from Tbilisi. You can order individual transfer for additional fee. After check in guesthouse travelers will enjoy walking around Mestia to get familarized with Svaneti. Tour will include visit Margiani’s ancient living complex and history museum of Svaneti. Finalize trek preparations with guide and enjoy dinner in the guesthouse.

Day 2 Trekking starts. Trekking from Mestia to Jabeshi. Sleep in Jabeshi guesthouse or camp there. Total distance 12 km. Time needed 6-7 hours. Trail starts at elevation 1500 m above the sea level, maximum elevation is 1900 m and ends at 1650 m.

Day 3 Trekking from Jabeshi to Adishi. Sleep in guesthouse or camping. Trail leads from the valley Mulakhura to Adishischala. Trail starts at altitude 1656 m, maximal altitude is 2540 m and ends at elevation 2100m. Walking time around 6 hours.

Day 4 Trekking from Adishi to Iprali village in Kala community. Sleep in guesthouse or camping. Starting at altitude 2100, maximal elevation at Ckhutnieri path is 2700 m. Trail ends at elevation 1900 m.

Day 5 Drive from Iprali to Ushguli. Walk in Ushguli hike to Shkhara glacier. Return to Mestia by car. check in guesthouse.

Day 6 Flight or drive to Tbilisi.

Best season for Svaneti trek: From May to October.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Departure Time
9:00 AM
4 days
Return Details
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Local guide
  • Transfer from Kala to Ushguli and from Ushguli to Mestia
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Transportation to Mestia and back
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Booked this trip from NZ and was very happy with the trek. Jabba our guide spoke good English and was informative and helpful. Fantastic mountain views with no shortage of rock and ice but for me the highlights were the alpine flowers and the 1000 year old towers. All in all a
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We booked a four-day hiking tour from Mestia to Ushguli with Highlander Travel and did not know what to expect at first. We corresponded with Highlander Travel via email before we arrived in Georgia, and the agency answered all of our questions, and took care of all of our
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Key Details
  • Highlander Travel
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, German, Russian
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