Please, don’t mix us with the State of Georgia, which is located in the United States. This small but extremely beautiful country is known for its hospitality, delicious food and wine. Georgia is located in the borders of Europe and Asia. It is bounded by the Black Sea from the west, by Russia from the north, by Turkey and Armenia from the south, and by Azerbaijan from the southeast. The capital city of Georgia – Tbilisi - is a great mixture of oriental and European architecture. It is practically impossible to visit this city and not feel the European aspiration along with influence of an Asian past.
Our country is a popular tourist destination throughout all seasons. We receive millions of tourists every year. Simply check out our videos below and enjoy your trip to Georgia – a country over your horizon!
Facts about Georgia:
Population: 4,469 million;
Time Zone: UTC (UTC+4);
Currency: GEL (Georgian Lari);
Lowest operational costs within Europe.
Spoken languages: 96 % of people speak Russian. Approximately 80% of people under age of 35 speak English or German.
Geo-location: 2 to 3 hours flight to the major European countries;
There are 94 countries around the world citizens of which can stay in Georgia for full 1 year without a visa.
Tbilisi is 1500 years old city, so certainly there are a lot of sights to visit. You should definitely purchase some Georgian souvenirs for you and your family.
Is it safe in Georgia?
You are absolutely safe to travel all around Georgia. Georgia received more than 5.5 million tourists in 2014 from all around the world. The police are patrolling for 24 hours throughout the city and they take care of your safety.
Climate is moderately warm and acceptable at any month of the year. The coldest month is January and the hottest month is July. An average annual temperature is approximately 13 °C.
Georgians are very friendly, hospitable and guest loving people, who treat foreigners as members of their family.
Once you visit Georgia you should definitely try Georgian cuisine and Georgian wine.