- From Gvardia to Tvishi valley
- Shaori lake, one of the most beautiful water reservoir in Georgia
- Beautiful valley and amazing landscapes
All about the trip
Rafting Club “Rafting in Kutaisi” offers extreme tour to the picturesque Lechkhumi. During the tour we will see a combination of two different colors of the river (the Rioni and Tskhenistskali). This valley has a wild, canyons, huge rocks, whirlpools. On the way you will come across a lot of large and small waterfalls.
Pick up at 10:00 from Kutaisi. We continue the road to Racha region. This region is in 90 km from Kutaisi. Firstly we will see the Nakerala pass, where we will enjoy an amazing view down to the valley to Imereti region. After that, we will make a short stop at one of the most beautiful lakes in the whole country, Shaori lake. It is located on 1100 meters altitude with magnificent nature, the snow-capped mountains of the Caucasus in the background.
Before rafting we will have a lunch and taste local “Lobiani” in Ambrolauri.
The whole tour takes place under the mountain Khvamli, which is located at an altitude of 2002 meters. Mountain where according to legend, Zeus chained Prometheus and who later was rescued by Hercules. Ancient sources believed Khvamli mountain was a mystical place where traveled Argonauts and Hercules.
After rafting we will swim in the beautiful Nikordziri waterfall, which is surrounded by mountains and it is located at the foot of the mystical Khvamli mountain.
After the active day we will have a picnic in the nature, Georgian dishes: Lobiani, local cucumbers and tomatoes, Imeretian cheese, bread.
Transfer back to the Kutaisi hotel at 19:00-20:00. (Full day trip)
- Transportation from Kutaisi to Racha-Lechkhumi and back
- Full rafting equipment (Helmet, life jacket, paddle, rafting boat)
- Hydro clothing
- IRF Rafting instructor
- Tasting Lobiani in Ambrolauri
- Lunch in the nature
- - Additional services
- - Barbecue and wine +15 USD per person