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Uplistsikhe and Stalin's Museum in Gori: Full-Day Tour

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Uplistsikhe and Stalin's Museum in Gori: Full-Day Tour

From $116.03 per person

If you’re only in George for short time and would love to see one of the most interesting touristic attractions, this tour is for you, with a day trip to Uplistsikhe, the oldest urban settlement, as well as Stalin's museum in the small town of Gori.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Italian, Russian
Small group
Limited to 12 participants


  • Explore the collection at Joseph Stalin's Museum in Gori
  • Visit the enshrined hut in which Stalin was born in 1878
Full description
Spend a day exploring some of the most fascinating attractions in Georgia, starting with the ancient town of Uplistsikhe, considered once of the oldest urban settlements in all of George and dating back to the 200 B.C. The ancient rock-hewn town, on the list for inclusion into the UNESCO World Heritage program, contains a bulk of rock-cut structures and is connected to the southern part via a narrow rock-cut pass and a tunnel, with narrow alleys and sometimes staircases radiating from the central "street" to its various structures. After exploring Uplistsikhe, continue the tour to Joseph Stalin's Museum in Gori, established as a local history museum but clearly intended to become a memorial to Stalin. The main building of the complex is a large palace in Stalinist Gothic style. Enshrined within a Greco-Italianate pavilion is a small wooden hut, in which Stalin was born in 1878 and spent his first four years.
  • Pick-up and drop-off service for hotels in Tbilisi
  • Modern car with air-conditioning
  • Professional guide
  • A bottle of water per traveler
  • Meals and drinks
  • Museum entrance tickets
  • Travel insurance

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Please provide the name and address of you hotel in order for the local supplier to arrange pick-up at your hotel
  • Uplistikhe is about 100 km from Tbilisi. The first part of the tour requires about 2-3 hours of walking, therefore comfortable walking shoes are required
  • Please note: the tour price depends on the group size
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July 5, 2016

Interesting day trip, with great guide

Interesting day trip, with great guide

September 19, 2017

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