Ever wondered what you can do in 1 day in Telavi?
Telavi is one of the most favorite places for wine lovers and not only. The city is located in Kakheti, near the north-eastern slope of the Gombori ridge, on the Alazani plain. And, here we will tell you how you can spend 1 day in Telavi.
Well, you should start your morning with a walk on Cholokashvili Street. It is one of the most beautiful places in the city. The old houses have recently been restored and that is why you will see houses with many old balconies and colorful gates.
Famous Plane tree
The 900-year-old plane tree tree reaches a height of 12 meters and is one of the most visited sights of Telavi. It is obvious that you should not miss this famous plant. The tree, which has been standing here for over 900 years, is definitely worth visiting.
You can spend your lunch time at Mala’s Garden. Before you continue sightseeing in the city, here you can enjoy Georgian traditional food and many other dishes while relaxing in this beautiful open space.
Telavi Historical Museum, Erekle II Palace
Erekle II House-Museum, also called Erekle II Palace, was built in 1927 and in the museum you will find many interesting items such as ammunition, armor, books printed in King Erekle’s printing house, manuscripts, fine art, collection of rugs, Khevsurian XVII century collection Copper household items and many more. The architectural complex of the castle is a cultural heritage monument. If you are interested in the history of Telavi, the place will really help you out.
The view from Nadikvari Park overlooks the whole city of Telavi and Alazani Valley and you should no miss a chance to enjoy the view. The park has walking paths, terraces and a summer amphitheater. This place is best for walking around in a green area and relaxing.
In the evening, before dinner, you can walk along the streets leading to Telavi State University and enjoy the beautiful views and architecture of the city on the way. Then ny the end of the day you can taste amazing Georgian food in Badia. From this small cafe you can watch Telavi at night and while tasting delicious dishes.
And if you liked this city so much that you have decided to stay in Telavi for a little longer to see the surroundings, take a look at our site and we will tell you more about it soon.