The head of the Mountain Resorts Development Company sums up this summer season in Bakuriani and Gudauri, evaluating it as quite successful.
According to Sandro Onoprishvili, 70% more tourists visited the ski resort Didveli compared to last year. In Gudauri, new cycling paths opened this year that will further increase the popularity of the resort. As for preparation for the winter season, Onoprishvili says that the opening of Kokhta cableway is scheduled for December 27th. It will be a new life for Bakuriani, he says, as the historic cableway will be finally launched.
In 2016, new ski lifts will be installed in the Mitarbi resort. Onoprishvili explains that a large-scale construction is planned in Gudauri next year, the company, along with the Ministry of Economy, is in talks with the world-renown company; In 2016 the resort’s development plan will be ready and in the coming years Gudauri will be a resort of the European level.
In early December Mountain Resorts Development Company plans to put another resort, Goderdzi, into operation.