Visiting Georgia-Tbilisi

posted by Wayfarer

Has anybody visited Georgia-Tbilisi from Kuwait during Dec-Jan period. Please share your inputs regarding visit visa formalities, travel&medical insurance, itinerary for 3 days during winter etc. Thxs....

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Posted On 12/18/2016 9:30:23 PM by Manoj



1) http://www.indiansinkuwait.com/ShowArticle.aspx?ID=41390&SECTION=21

2) https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g294195-i9344-Tbilisi.html

enjoy

Posted On 12/19/2016 12:21:56 AM by ABTR

I never been there. But I met a few very poor people from Georgia. And also during the winter probably weather is freezing there. Think twice before you decide.

Posted On 12/19/2016 12:33:07 AM by Surve ® ™ ©

http://www.accuweather.com/en/ge/tbilisi/171705/december-weather/171705

it is 0 Degree Celsius or -1 in day and

minus 6 (-6) Celsius in Night now

in Dec and jan for Indians weather is extreme.
else
Manoj link perfect .

Posted On 12/19/2016 1:02:58 AM by VK

we went to Tblisi and Borjomi in August this year...and it was awesome.....it beautiful place...architecture, scenery, ppl are nice...obviously, winter will be cold...just the check the weather...If you are planning to viist without kids and You want to enjoy cold wintery feel of a beautiful city with glass of local wine.....go for it..it lovely and tblisi is a vibrant full of color city...

but i wouldn't recommend it if you planning with little children or if you are after some nice sun and heat...

Posted On 12/19/2016 1:54:44 AM by Enquiry

Just want to know whether we need to get a visa from the embassy here or we get visa on arrival there .

Posted On 12/19/2016 2:44:12 AM by RAVAT

Tbilisi is very beautiful city.Presently its winter and temperature is between 1-5C. I visited last month and it was very pleasant.
For visa no need to go to here in embassy.Visa is on arrival at Tbilisi airport and there is no visa charges for us who has Kuwait Ekama.
You need to carry with you kuwait Civil ID original,Return Tkt, Travel insurance and Hotel Booking.
Regards

Posted On 12/19/2016 3:03:38 AM by Wayfarer

Many thxs frens for ur valuable opinions. Yes, have noticed the fact that the winter weather during Jan is extreme for Indians. Shall rethink about the trip. Thanks...

Posted On 12/19/2016 3:27:53 AM by Wayfarer

By the way, do you have details of any reliable tour operator or guide. Thanks.

Posted On 1/13/2017 5:37:17 AM by Wayfarer

We are back from our 3-day Georgia Tbilisi trip (9-11 Jan 2017). Our itinerary was as follows:

Day 1:
Trip to Mtskheta (incl. Svetitskhoveli church, Jvari monastery, Ananuri fort) & Gudauri...
We left Tbilisi at 9.30am, visited Mtskheta tourist spots and reached Gudauri at 2pm.

Day 2:
Trip to Kutaisi (Sataplia & Prometheus cave).
We left Tbilisi at 9am and arrived Kutaisi at 1pm.

Day 3:
City walk tour through Tbilisi.
We started off at 10.30am and trip was over by 2pm.

Posted On 1/14/2017 12:35:10 AM by Lobo

Was it worthy? Just for three days?

Posted On 1/14/2017 11:28:47 PM by Mr Prince Charming

I was there in Georgia in the last week of dec 2016. I did a 7 day trip from 24th to 31st dec.
You can email me at adhocsignovinces(at)Hotmail.com for details.
We did a complete customized tour plan with Georgian Holidays Tour Operator. They did an excellent job with the tour, and all arrangements from Hotel Booking, to tour plan, and daily meals and guide/driver, hotel transfers from 1 place to another..everything very smoothly and efficiently by them

Mail me and I shall gv you my fb photo link to check out the photos of Georgian Landscape.

Posted On 1/30/2017 9:37:30 PM by nagesh menon

Dear Wayfarer,
Can you please tell me how much is the overall expenses and thru which tour operator you planned your trip. Please mail me the details [email protected]

Posted On 1/31/2017 11:17:00 PM by Wayfarer

@Lobo...
Yes, we enjoyed our 3-day itinerary. Moreover, since it was extremely cold/snow in some regions, other areas were not preferred at this time of the year. We only wanted to experience Snow and that was fully experienced during our 3 day trip in Georgia

@nagesh menon...
Will forward the details to your email later in the day, as they are with my spouse.

Posted On 1/31/2017 11:19:33 PM by Wayfarer

Oh, by the way, we visited Gudauri on 8 Jan 2017 and visited Tbilisi city on 10 Jan 2017. Though, we were completely dressed with woollen innerwear, usual attire, winter overjacket, headcap and boots, it was extremely cooooold for us.
So, gear up accordingly before visiting Tbilisi.

Posted On 2/18/2017 2:07:20 AM by salim

How much is cheapest hotel,motel or private room? How much minimum travel insurance? Or can I enter Georgia without Hotel bookings and travel insurance? Thanks.

Posted On 3/22/2017 12:21:48 AM by Manoj Yohannan

can I know which airline you took from Kuwait while travelling to georgia

Posted On 3/29/2017 10:14:27 PM by Wayfarer

@salim...
Visit Booking or any other related website to find a hotel suiting your budget. GCC residents will not require travel insurance. According to what I know, hotel booking is compulsory.

@Manoj Yohannan...
Flydubai

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