Novelties Georgian ski resorts offer their vacationers
10 November, 2017
Novelties Georgian ski resorts offer their vacationers
There is only one month left until the coldest season of the year starts, and the lovers of cold weather and winter sports
are already searching for the cool places to spend their winter holidays pleasantly and interestingly.

Georgia has a lot to offer in the winter season. One can spend unforgettable time in country’s various winter or mountain resorts.

geotv.ge

In recent years, Georgia has made a major breakthrough in terms of winter recreation – now in addition to Bakuriani, which was the Olympic training camp in Soviet times, and Gudauri, an attractive destination for free ride lovers, Georgia boasts three new resorts: Hatsvali and Tetnuldi in Svaneti , and Goderdzi in Adjara.

It does not matter which Georgian ski resort you will choose for vacation, you will definitely encounter a lot of changes and pleasant news everywhere.
geotv.ge
Hatsvali. Photo courtesy Eco Tours

According to the Mountain Resorts Development Company, the exact date of the official opening of the winter season is not known yet. In this case, everything depends on the weather conditions. Still , as it is expected , all resorts will be opened in early December gradually.

“As for the news, the construction of the ropeway connecting Mestia (highland townlet in northwest Georgia, Svaneti Region) and Hatsvali (modern ski resort in Svaneti), which started in summer 2017, will be completed by the end of 2017. The length of the cableway is 1200 meters. It is the product of world’s leading manufacturer, Doppelmayr. The opening of the new cableway is very important fact, as long as it connects the center of Svaneti and mountain with each other” - Mountain Resorts Development Company PR Director Tamta Iashaghashvili notes.
geotv.ge
Svaneti, Mestia from Hatsvali ropeway. Photo courtesy Giorgi Nikolava

According to her, 5 new small size ropeways will be arranged in the villages of Svaneti: in Mazeri, Uskhvanari, Etseri, Ushguli and Lentekhi and this is very important news as long as they will promote the development of skiing among the local population.

“As for Bakuriani, (a skiing resort located at 1,700 m in the Borjomi district of Georgia), for the first time in history the new ski track crossing the resort Kokhta-Mitarbi (the complex of international standard hotels and residential apartments) was arranged and it will serve throughout several seasons. Another good news is that several ski tracks were added to the resort Mitarbi” - the mountain resorts development company reports.
geotv.ge
Bakuriani. Photo courtesy Amo Kinkladze

Besides, the public space will be arranged in Bakuriani, in “Didveli” Cinema, what means that the vacationers can get there all necessary news about Bakuriani.

The official opening of the Adventure Tourism School founded jointly in 2016 by the Mountain Resorts Development company, Ministry of Education and Georgian Mountain Guides Association will be held in Gudauri, Georgia’s one of the first and most popular winter resorts situated in the Stepantsminda District, along the Georgian Military Highway.

geotv.ge

Gudauri. Photo courtesy Georgia Tours

The school is already authorized and the students can apply for the mountain guide programs. The students will be trained in Gudauri and all the students who will study in this school will get the certificates after graduating. Learning in this school is free and the selection process of the students is carried out according to their physical capabilities and all the details which are necessary for this specific program.
geotv.ge
Gudauri. Photo courtesy explore-share.com

As for Goderdzi ski resort located on the slopes of the mountainous Adjara region, 2 new small size ropeways including the kids play area are awaiting their holidaymakers.

Author: Salome Abulashvili

Related stories:

Top 5 affordable hotels at Georgia's winter resorts

Breathtaking and outstanding - Georgian winter resorts

A new Goderdzi resort already awaits winter and ski enthusiasts in Adjara

A trip to winter Svaneti: Medieval castles meet modern ski resort
Print
Other Stories
Vogue discloses reasons why Georgia should be on your mind
Vogue publishes quite interesting and informative article about Georgia.
10 things about Georgia that will surprise you
Do you think you know everything about Georgia? Let’s test it.
Georgia's gorgeous places to visit in Autumn
Autumn is arguably the most beautiful time of the year, when you want take a walk in the forests painted in yellow
Rkoni –Autumn paradise in Georgia
The beauty of Georgia’s nature is famous throughout the world.
Tskaltubo and Sairme to join European Historic Thermal Towns Association
The European Historic Thermal Towns Association has raised an issue of integration of Sairme and Tskhaltubo in the association,
Why homemade wines are produced more than factory-made ones in Georgia
Economists believe that wine has the potential to promote "inclusive growth",
Georgian professor about 400 years old copper utensils found in David Gareji Complex
Georgian archeologists have recently made a unique discovery on the territory of the David Gareji Complex, Georgia.
Historic project - 10 Georgian wines to try through lifetime
Mukuzani, Saperavi, Kindzmarauli, Tsitska, Tvishi, Kisi, Krakhuna or Tsinandali? Semi-sweet red or semi-dry white?
Georgia among top 10 countries you need to visit in 2018
Lonely Planet, the largest travel guide book publisher, has revealed the list of 10 best countries to travel in 2018.
Forgotten town - Georgia’s oldest cable cars in Chiatura
BBC Travel has published a video about the cable cars of Chiatura, a city in the Imereti region of Western Georgia.
Georgia ranked 5th place as wine country among best destinations around the world
Lonely Planet, the largest travel guide book publisher, recommends the best cities around world to travel.
VOGUE names Georgia as the first place to go for vacation in 2017
Georgia appears among VOGUE’s top 10 hottest travel destinations of 2017.
The story of unique Georgian wine cellar - Marani
Georgian wine cellar (Marani in Georgian) is an agricultural building that has been used for centuries in the country.
New canyon discovered in Tkibuli, Georgia
A new amazingly beautiful canyon has recently been discovered in Georgia.
Georgia, A Travel Gem Even The Jaded Will Love
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post), popular American news and opinion website, publishes quite an attention-grabbing article about Georgia
The Guardian: One last time over Georgia
A well-known British publication The Guardian devotes yet another article to the incredible beauty of Georgia’s landscape
The Nobel Prize winning Norwegian writer on Kazbegi – I’ve never felt as if I lost the grip on the earth
The Norwegian Nobel Prize winning writer Knut Hamsun travelled in Russia and the Caucasus together with his wife, Berglot Bech.
Georgia’s Gudauri listed among 6 best ski resorts
The Ukrainian tourist website TripMyDream offers six best ski resorts for Ukrainian travelers to visit this winter.
Kakheti – The place to go in autumn
Georgia has something interesting to offer to its visitors throughout the year.
Georgia’s Stepantsminda among the most breathtakingly beautiful small towns in the world
Thrilist, American online media brand covering food, drink, travel and entertainment, publishes very interesting article
10 places in Georgia that turned out to be a new discovery for tourists
Some 10 years ago, these beautiful places of Georgia had very few visitors,
Archaeologists make a unique discovery on the territory of the David Gareji Complex, Georgia
Georgian archaeologists revealed another mystery of the inhabitants of the cells of the medieval cave complex David Gareji.
Tbilisi among 22 European cities you'd never thought to visit (but really should)
The Telegraph, popular British daily newspaper, published an article about 22 European cities you might never thought to visit,
Visiting Ancient Ushguli, Georgia's Village in the Clouds
Ushguli, highest Georgian village located in Svaneti has been featured by Cntraveler, luxury and lifestyle travel magazine.
The Telegraph: Casinos, craft beer and holy caves – is this Europe's most surprising country?
The Telegraph, popular British daily  newspaper, publishes an article about Georgia.
GEL Exchange Rate
Convertor
16.11.2017
17.11.2017
USD
1
USD
2.6955
2.7039
EUR
1
EUR
3.1920
3.1836
GBP
1
GBP
3.5467
3.5659
RUB
100
RUB
4.4719
4.5143
750ml
Red Semi-Sweet
Schuchmann Wines  / 2015
23.95
750ml
Kvevri
Zangaura  / 2015
19.90
750ml
White Dry
None  / 2016
18.30
PHOTO OF THE DAY
Other Stories
Georgian scientists are excited about the discovery that the oldest evidence of wine-making was found in Georgia, south of Tbilisi.
Archaeologists excavating Neolithic Georgian village found pieces of clay pots containing residues of the world's oldest wine.
Scientists found evidence that world’s earliest known vintners were Georgians. An international team of archaeologists found the oldest-known evidence for wine-making
Georgia’s remote highland region Svaneti that is known almost to every foreigner has been featured by a popular website named Must Do Travels.
Georgia is becoming more popular for tourists from all over the world. Until the end of October of this year, the number of international arrivals in Georgia amounted to 6,4 million,
Winter is coming and Georgia is preparing to host as many tourists as possible and offer them a wide selection of winter resorts the country is graced with.
A new video about Georgia has gone viral on the internet. Author of the creative footage is Benjamin Martinie, known asTolt, who is specialized in travel-related content.
Discovery Channel made a video about Georgian wine.
Elle, world's best- selling fashion magazine of French origin that focuses on fashion, beauty, health, and entertainment,
Guria is one of the amazing regions of the west Georgia, standing out from others by its uniqueness,
GEL Exchange
USD
1
USD
2.7039
EUR
1
EUR
3.1836
GBP
1
GBP
3.5659
RUB
100
RUB
4.5143
November 2017
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30