Racha is one of the most beautiful and unspoiled region of Georgia where you will enjoy an amazing views of the Great Caucasus mountains, hike through the virgin forests, discover numerous mineral waters, delicious local food and organic wines. We offer a trekking tour to Udziro lake located at 2800m above sea level. This is not an easy hike, but the award is an amazing views of the 3 peaks of the Great Caucasus: Ushba, Tetnuldi and Shkhara.
Distance: 19 km
Max. elevation: 3075m
Min. elevation: 1340m
Total climb: 1770m
Total descent: 1900m
Best season: July-September
Day 1. Kutaisi -1 hour 15 min hours drive to Tskhrajvari-1 hour hike to Tskhrajvari and enjoy the views-drive to Shaori reservoir-Nikortsminda-visit 11 century church with unique frescos-drive to Khvanchkara village-lunch and wine tasting at a local organic family run winery-1h 30min-drive to Shovi. Overnight at a local guesthouse or a 3 star hotel
Day 2. Shovi - Udziro lake (10 km trekking) Overnight in tents
Day 3. Udziro lake-Glola (9km trekking/4 hours)-drive back to Tbilisi*
End of the tour
*There are a few interesting options to include in this trip, for exaple rafting, canyoning, wine tasting, cooking etc Also to combine this itinerary with Lechkhumi region and extend the trip, for more details please contact us.
Price of the tour depends on the size of the group and types of hotels used for this tour program. For more details please contact us, as we offer private tours we are ready to make changes in the itinerary and consider your requirements