Georgia Ski Touring and Freeride
Beautiful unspoiled slopes in the heart of the High Caucasus. Abundance of powder snow in uninhabited terrain. Exceptional mountain scenery. 8 day trip, 6 days of skiing at an altitude between 2000 and 4000 m. Accommodation in a half-board hotel in town of Mestia. Join us in Georgia Ski Touring in in this truly wonderful environment. And also in a friendly company of our team just like locals.
Svaneti Georgia –new ski touring paradise
Svaneti is a remote mountainous area in the High Caucus, which applies to the new ski and freeride paradise. Spacious untouched slopes that extend up to 4000 m high. Extremely dry snow, which can not be found in the Alps offers enjoyable skiing a deep powder. The top ski range is rounded by many four and five thousand meters high peaks. The first of them is one of the most striking mountains in the world, Ushba 4710m. And of course, there is also the highest mountain of Georgia, Shkara 5203m.
The new Tetnuldi ski resort under the same name peak Tetnuldi 4858m allows skiing at a height between 2200 and 3100 meters. Consequently this is an excellent starting point for our ski touring tours, as well as an alternative in case of bad weather. We will adapt the tours to the snow situation and our capabilities. Do not worry, It will not be difficult because of many terrains. It’s true, the best slopes are hidden, but we know where they are. Just as we daily know where the best snow conditions are.
Mestia – Caucasian Chamonix
We will arrange the base in Mestia, the last town below the mountains. The accommodation is simple but comfortable enough. Svaneti people, correctly named Svan, are friendly and open. Despite the opening of tourism, they respect the centuries-long Svantian tradition.
The whole region of Svaneti is best known for the village of Ushguli and the town of Mestia. Ushguli lies at 2200 meters and is the highest settlement in Europe. Mestia is like a kind of Chamonix in the Caucasus. Without a doubt, the mountain center surrounded by beautiful mountains. It’s definitely great place for skiing, mountaineering, trekking, and hiking. In addition, in the Mestia it is happening both in summer and in winter.
Our program – Georgia ski touring and freeride every day
In fact, we will spend our days skiing. On the program are daily tours with 600 to 1000 m ascents. in other words, just as many meters of enjoyable skiing. Since we help many with a cable car, this means 2-3 times as much downhill. However, the program is not completely defined, because we have let the opportunity to adapt to the snow conditions and the weather. Just like the abilities and wishes of the participants.
As mentioned our starting points are the villages of Mestia, Mazeri, and Ushguli or the ski slopes Tetnuldi and Hacvali, where the ski lifts lead us to a height of 3300m and 2400m. After all and with this in mind, now it’s really time to demonstrate our skiing and to try the snow of Georgia …
- 01/26/2019 – 02/02/2019 / 8 days – FULL
- 02/02/2019 – 02/09/2019 / 8 days – FULL
- 02/10/2019 – 02/02/2019 / 8 days – FULL
- 02/22/2019 – 02/03/2019 / 8 days
- 03/02/2019 – 03/10/2019 / 8 days
- 998,00 € per person
PRICE OF THE PROGRAM INCLUDES:
- transport from airport Kutaisi to Mestia
- excellent management of a local mountain guide likewise our guide
- all the necessary transportation from Mestia to ski touring starting point
- sleeping in hotels and pensions without a local categorization according to the program
- half board in pensions
- ski passes for tours
PRICE OF THE PROGRAM DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- costs of personal equipment
- lunches and beverages
- ski tickets for the ski slopes Hatsvali and Tetnuldi outside the tours
- possible entrance fees, for example to museums