Explore with us the beautiful Pankisi Valley and learn about the life of Chechen Kists. With a local guide, we will walk the streets of local villages, hearing and learning about the history and culture of Pankisi. We will peak into a mosque, get a hands-on history lesson in a local ethnography museum, and finish with a well-deserved supra of home-made food.
☀️Date: Saturday 8 october
☀️Transport & Driving distance: 280 km total, Mercedes Sprinter
☀ Walking distance: 4-5 km; We will stroll a lot in the village
☀️Trip difficulty: easy
☀️Group size: Minimum 6
☀️Lunch: Homemade meal at a local family
Pick-up time and place: 08:00 am at the at Canudos Ethnic Bar,
Drop-off time and point: around 8 pm at the Bicycle monument Rustaveli
🌸A stroll in Duisi and Jokolo villages with a local guide
🌸A peek into Pankisi Mosque
🌸A visit to the local ethnography musuem
🌸A homemade local Supra
🌸Fantastic spring views of Pankisi Valley
Detailed itinerary:
🌼We will depart Tbilisi early in the morning and head north-east to Pankisi Valley. Upon arrival, we will meet our local host, who will guide us through the meanders of Chechen Kist culture. The day will be busy – we will explore two Kist villages, visit a mosque and an ethnography museum, and take a peek into several historical attractions of the area, such as the Pankisi Amphitheater. We will also enjoy lunch featuring traditional Kist food. time permitting we will go to see Pankisi school.
Return to Tbilisi. The end of the tour.
Cost: 170 GEL
✅Weekend traveler’s host
✅Local guide
✅family Lunch
✅Entrance fees if required
👉Payment method: Bank transfer (NO CASH) We will send the account details in a tour group chat.
👉Payment deadline: Within 12 hours from the moment you book the trip. Payment is non-refundable.
Insurance Information: Weekend Travelers Georgia LLC disclaim all liability for injuries which occur during the hikes /treks. Our members are not covered by any insurance and are highly recommended to purchase their own travel insurance or ensure that their current health insurance covers hiking in Georgia.
❗️We also accept private individual and group bookings. Drop us a message, and we will design a tailor-made journey for you