Tourism

Petra Fortress Rehabilitation to Complete in 2020

A total of GEL 1 750 000 will be allocated from the budget for rehabilitation of Petra Fortress. In the frames of the project adapted paths, a visitor center, a café, exhibition buildings and parking lots will be arranged in the fortress’ area.

Tbilisi joins World Tourism Cities Federation

The mayor of the capital spoke about the benefits of the membership in WTCF.

GetJet Airlines made First Charter Flight from Vilnius to Batumi

180 visitors reached Batumi from Lithuania, therefore 95% of them planned a vacation in Batumi and Kobuleti.

Bologna, Cologne – Wizz Air to Add 2 New Directions from Kutaisi International Airport

Wizz Air low-cost airline will add two new directions from Kutaisi International Airport – Bologna, Italy and Cologne, Germany.

Waterskiing Sport Returns to Poti – Georgian Wake Park Opens at Golden Lake

Waterskiing development is underway on the territory of Golden Lake in Maltakva, Poti.

Arrangement of Tourist Infrastructure at Motsameta Monastery to be Finalized by the end of the Year

The project implementation is financed by World Bank (WB) and its cost amounts to approximately GEL 1.4 million.

Caritas Czech Republic in Georgia and Tourism and Resort Department of Ajara signed Memorandum of Understanding

According to the memorandum, parties agree to strengthen cooperation and coordination in order to further develop tourism in Khulo municipality.

Mutso Village Preservation Project at Europa Nostra Awards

In May, Europe’s most prestigious award in cultural heritage – Europa Nostra Awards -announced this year’s winners. Among them were artists and projects from Armenia and Georgia.

European Lowcoster Bus Company 'Flixbus' Enters Turkey

The European lowcoster FlixBus enters the Turkish market. FlixBus will soon become an owner of Turkish bus company - Kamil Koç.