Niso

Niso

There are few things more awe inspiring than watching millions of gallons of water plummet hundreds of feet down.

Kiinchiha is the most popular canyon in western Georgia. A three-stage waterfall Kinchkha is located in the okatse canyon, 50 km from Kutaisi city. The place is quite wild and uncivilized, but this makes your trip even more attractive and mysterious.The lower canyon is quite popular among tourists because of its trail and viewing platform over the abyss. Upper Canyon is near the village of Zeda-Kinhcha at 1,020 meters above sea level. This place served as baths for the wealthiest people in Georgia.

waterfallAt the bottom of waterfall Kinhcha there is a small lake of crystal-clear water which descends over a series of rock steps creating the second stage of the waterfall cascade. This waterfall is weaker and smaller - 20 meters.

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KHINKALI

Khinkali - probably every nation has its own dumplings, these are Georgian ones. They are quite big in size and filled with meat and its juices. The art of eating khinkali is about consuming them without splashing the juices all over your plate (and yourself).

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Georgia-Caucasus

-despite its small size (69,700 square kilometers) sustains a remarkable diversity in terms of fauna, flora, and landscape. One can find here subtropical marshes, sea coast, semi-deserts, volcanic plateaus as well as alpine meadows; topped by 5000-meter mountains. Georgia-Caucasus, the melting pot of Europe and Asia, can be called an underdeveloped Switzerland, with some stress on "underdeveloped". It is not to discourage you from visiting, but rather to keep the expectations right.

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Sulphur bath

Sulfur baths

The sulfur bath has been a tradition in Tbilisi going back hundreds of years. The city's abundance of sulfur springs has been harnessed and used to naturally. According to the legend, the king of ancient Iberia, Vakhtang I Gorgasali, once hunted in the forests near the first capital of Georgia – Mtskheta. After some time, he saw a pheasant, then shot and killed the bird. The king sent his falcon to find the prey.

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