Early start from Mestia, 2.5-4 hour drive to Ushguli. Check-in at the guest-house. Route to Queen Tamar Residence. Return to guest-house, dinner. Overnight in Ushguli.
Early rise to see the sun rising over the medieval towers of Ushguli. Long ski touring / back-country route to Latphari pass (up to 3100 m) with fantastic views of the Great Caucasus, Upper and Lower Svaneti. Possible to see Mt Elbrus in clear weather. If the group’s physical condition allows, several shorter ascents are possible. Return to Mestia.
transfer from and to your guest-house
overnight in Ushguli (accommodation, breakfast, dinner)
DOES NOT include skiing/avalanche equipment rental.