This tour was created to acquaint you with the color of the old city in a couple of hours. This couple of hours to captivate you with a walk along the winding streets in openwork balconies. This couple of hours to interest you with stories about celebrities who came and come here, who were in love with this city, because Tbilisi gave them hours and days that took a special place in their hearts.
The old city is charming with a mixture of architectural styles, legends, tales and its multifaceted culture that has been formed here over the centuries that our city continues to stand, live and develop.
Freedom Square is the heart of our capital. All important events are celebrated here. For example, the tall Freedom Stella turns into a luminous Christmas tree. Here you will learn more about the development of Tbilisi outside the city walls in the 19th century. We will look at the oldest buildings on the square, talk about the events they witnessed.
We will walk at Baratashvili street listen about unplanned changes that architectural restoration project had in 20th century that were preseded by hot government debates in Soviet Union. Take pictures with nice sculptures that symbolises professions that served city in past and do not exist anymore.
atient pagan traditions transformed in theater's history.
Passing the avenue of "contrasts" with the remains of the fortress walls, we get to the Puppet Theatre, in the repertoire of which there are performances only for an adult audience.
This place is comfortably decorated with a fabulous tower with charming painted ceramics, it occupies the top spot in photos of Tbilisi sights. And twice a day on her hurdy-gurdy balcony you can see a two-minute musical puppet show “The Cycle of Life”.
and its unique icon history. The oldest church in Tbilisi. Despite the complicated history of our capital, where countless invaders, bloody wars, political restrictions took place, service in this church have not been stopped for 15 centuries.
The ultra-modern style - chrome and glass - initially caused doubts among the townspeople regarding the "correctness and appropriateness" of the project. Now it is one of the symbols of the city, loved by Google and social algorithms. networks with their popular species at any time of the day or night, and in any season. Time judged the dispute in the then split Tbilisi society, when youth and youth were inspired by modernism in the center of the old city, and maturity shook its head, doubting the possibility of combining radical innovations and familiar classics.
Now there is a good observation deck with gorgeous views of the Tbilisi streets of both embankments.
The fortress and the houses adjacent to its foot with an ensemble of openwork balconies are the oldest part of the Old Town. Dominating Tbilisi, this fortress consists of two walled sections on a mountain range between the botanical garden and the oldest part of the city called Kala.
The fortress was built in the Arabic style, this guardian of the city stood here long before our city became the capital.
A natural canyon in the middle of the old city, forming the second stage of the cascading waterfall of the Tsavkisitskali River. This place literally ten years ago was part of the territory of the botanical garden, and even earlier the royal gardens. On the slopes of the canyon, fig tree sprouts make their way, which grow in large numbers along the top of the canyon in the Batonian Garden itself.