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Soviet Past - Day Trip to Chiatura Cable Cars Town and Katskhi Pillar

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time-raw10 hours
Very Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Tbilisi
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Learn about Georgia’s Soviet past on a sightseeing tour of top Soviet-era attractions in the Georgia countryside. Visit the city of Chiatura, known for its cable car track to a mountain vista point, before continuing to Katskhi Pillar church and the hidden Mgvime Monastery. This private tour accommodates up to 12 people.

What to expect?


Stop At: Cableways Chiatura, Chiatura, Imereti Region

  • Take a ride in some of the oldest cable cars within the territory of former the Soviet Union.

Stop At: Katskhi Pillar, Katskhi, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti Region

  • A monastery built on top of a strangely shaped rock in the middle of green Imereti.

Stop At: Monastery Mgvimevi, Chiatura, Imereti Region

  • Rock-hewn convent in the town of Chiatura.

What is included?

  • Cable car ride
  • Admission to all attractions
  • Ground transportation
  • English-speaking guide

Is this experience for me?

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant seats available
  • The ride in the cable cars is not recommended for travelers who are scared of heights

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high-quality service.
  • Note: Please note that in Chiatura temporary power outage is possible.

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