Days of tour:4
Participants:6 — 14
"In search of the Holy Grail. Incentive tour with quest elements". A pilot Valiko Mizandari, nicknamed Mimino, "falcon" in Georgian, felt that the time had come to change something in life. Make a big gesture, the right choice, and the right move. And he went in search. On the way, he learned something important about the meaning of life. And he realized what he needed to do...
This tour has an unusual format of bright quests with themed parties, master classes, unexpected meetings with famous characters. There will be many events! You will enjoy:
Arrival in Tbilisi. Meeting at the airport, transfer, and the "Georgian" greeting in the hotel, an introduction to the course on the program.
- And what is most interesting ... If you come, we will be pleased. Wah! And if we are pleased, we will do so that you will also be pleased.
An exclusive tour of the old city "Travel to Tiflis" and, according to local custom, a visit to the sulfur baths. According to legend, wise travelers who arrived in the country cleansed their bodies from fatigue, and souls from mortal thoughts. The ritual of purification in natural sulfur baths brought not only pleasant feelings. They were used also as a strategically important place where people exchanged news, found allies, and offered lucrative parties...
Transfer from the hotel to an authentic restaurant with a varied music program for a dinner. And, the dance class is open for you!
Check-out from the hotel and transfer to sunny Kakheti.
- Why don't you eat kefir? What, don't you love?
Pit stop: 50 grams of peasant chacha and Kakhetian "cheeseburger".
Abode in Bodbe, where the Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Nino rests, a walk through the city of love - Sighnaghi, and an unforgettable panoramic view of the Alazani Valley.
Lunch with the artist and winemaker Johnny Woodman, who studied in Moscow, moved to Georgia and married a Kakhetian woman.
Arrival at Telavsky airport "Mimino".
- Friend, what city is this? Telavi?
- How to get to the airfield?
- Ruben Vardanovich, why do we need an airport? We have to go straight.
- I want the address. He used to work here.
- One Georgian, my friend.
Helicopter flight. Stunning bird's eye views of the mountains and understanding of the song "What is Chito Grito?" (Bird, small bird...).
Bread of happiness, sheep cheese "guda", khinkali, a shish kebab made from lamb, which has just been slaughtered, "boiling vodka", wine from the cellar or freshly brewed beer - whatever you like. A whole soulful feast with toasts full of philosophical meaning to the accompaniment of local songs.
Overnight at the hotel in Tusheti.
On local jeeps or on horseback - we will continue our search for the Holy Grail. But remember: horse riding is available to everyone. And this is the best therapy!
- Valiko, if the big plane and your helicopter are linked by a chain, who will win?
Close acquaintance with the villages of Omalo and Shenako, where the movie "Mimino" was filmed. Watchtowers and the Church of St. George, built in the 19th century.
The most mountainous settlement in Europe - the amazing village of Bochorna. An extraordinary wise old man, the keeper of ancient knowledge, lives here. He knows exactly where the Holy Grail is hidden!
- In Europe, now they play on electricity.
- You can't play on electricity. It will kill.
- But if you wear rubber gloves - then you can.
- Play, play, Lali.
Picnic in nature "in a Tushet style" and especially aromatic tea made from local herbs.
Having said goodbye to Tusheti, flight to the plains of Kakheti. Helicopter landing at the hotel.
- It's not a plane, it's a butterfly, damn it!
- Yes, the cow will not fit in here. Sell it here.
- Who will buy it here? Everyone here knows it.
Tour of the garden and tasting of unique wines from the prince's cellar. The place where the "Woe from wit" was presented. Museum-estate in Tsinandali of Prince Alexander Chavchavadze, an outstanding romantic poet, public figure, and father-in-law of Griboyedov.
Soulful dinner on the veranda and understanding of the TRUTH. Overnight at the hotel in Kakheti.
Departure to Tbilisi.
- Good morning!
- What, are you being evicted again?
- No, in this hotel I am the director.
On the way, there will be fascinating stories and a good toast for the road.
Arriving at the airport and seeing off.
Epilogue. What will we understand in the search for the Holy Grail? That life is beautiful, that kindness is contagious. And, after all, there is some inexplicable charm in Georgia...