Kazbegi Meteo Station Hiking Tour 4 Days
Duration: 4 days. Best season: July-September
During this trekking you will be able to enjoy breathtaking views of the 3rd highest peak of Georgia mount Kazbeg 5054 m from different angles, also the views of other mountain peaks and gorges. Cross glaciers and rivers to reach the meteorological station, which was built in 1941, and it now serves as a base camp for those who come here to climb mount Kazbeg.
During the tour, visit 14th century Holy trinity monastery of Gergeti - an active monastery with is the unique architectural style.
Distance: 33 km
Max. elevation: 3900 m
Min. elevation: 1740 m
Total climb: 1890 m
Total descent: 1890 m
Day 1. Tbilisi - 3 hours drive to Stepantsminda (We can do 8 km hike in Juta to Chaukhi lake or 3 km hike in Gveleti to the waterfall to prepare for the next day). Overnight in Stepantsminda
Day 2. Stepantsminda - 3 km hike to Holy Trinity Church of Gergeti after exploring the 14th century church 7 km hike to Sabertse camping located at 3000 m. Overnight in tents
Day 3. Sabertse camping - 5 km hike to the meteo station (3653 m) - from here we hike 1.5 km to Sameba shrine (3900 m) - hike downhill 6.5 km back to Sabertse. Overnight in tents
Day 4. Sabertse - 10 km hike back to Stepantsminda and drive back to Tbilisi.
End of the tour
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.