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Svaneti is located in the north-westernmost tip of Georgia. Each region of this country has its own unique traditions and culture, and Svaneti is no exception! Svaneti is known for its snowy, wintery Svaneti weather - perfect for cosy getaways and ski breaks, dependant on the weather.
If you’ve rented a car with PArent.ge from Kutaisi, Kutaisi Airport, Batumi or Tbilisi - why not take advantage of the amazing scenery that Svaneti has to offer?
Driving times to Svaneti from the following cities is as follows: Kutaisi - 5 hours. Batumi - 5 hours. Tbilisi - 8 hours
Things to See and Do in Svaneti
The region’s capital, Mestia, is a picturesque town located between lower and upper Svaneti. The town, while small, has everything you need to make your stay comfortable. Banks, pharmacies, and shops. What’s more, you’ll find a handful of amazing local restaurants, serving some of the most delicious dishes from the Svaneti & Mestia region.
Ushguli is a community of four villages located in stunning upper-Svaneti. Recognized as the Upper Svaneti UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ushguli is one of the highest continuously inhabited settlements in Europe. The roads leading up to this beautiful area are not for the faint-hearted, and whether they’re open or not depends on Svaneti weather. You’ll need a 4x4 to access Ushguli, so make sure you hire the right vehicle from PArent.ge before heading off.
If you’re a fan of skiing, Svaneti will not disappoint! With some of the cheapest yet impressive slopes in Europe, you’ll be amazed at the skiing opportunities that Svaneti has to offer! You’ll find many hotels and guest houses dedicated to ski tourists, and numerous places to hire skiing equipment from. Wherever you decide to go in Svaneti, use your PArent.ge rental car to get there!