Mestia is situated 140 miles (225 kilometers) northwest of Tbilisi, the national capital.
This part of Georgia is visited by people from all over the world. To understand why, rent a vehicle and explore the fascinating natural and cultural attractions in the vicinity of Mestia.
No matter what your faith, visitors are sure to enjoy at Georgia's cathedrals and other holy sites. Stop by Georgia's popular traditional villages, it's a good way to get to know the area's fascinating history.
This region is perfect to head outside and feel winter's cold embrace. When the mercury drops, follow the locals and spend the day skiing or snowboarding. Don't leave here without getting a view from the sky. There are a few great places to try paragliding.
The culinary arts are an important part of any place and an excellent way to get a feel for somewhere. Cheese and beans are commonly used in local dishes in this area. All-time favorite foods are fruit cobblers (dumpling) and brunswick stew, but of course there are many more fine meal options for foodies. Berries is a great choice to end your food experience. Invigorate yourself with a glass of the regional brew. Argo is a popular option. To prolong your pleasant evening, take your partner out for a drink in a bar that serves regional wines. Get a bottle of Alazani or Akhasheni. If you fancy refreshment, tea is a great option.
A wise man once said, traveling is one of the few things that you can buy that can make you wealthier. A trip to Georgia will leave you with moments you'll cherish forever.