Representative democratic semi-presidential republic
European Union associated member
Capital city: Tbilisi
Legislative Capital: Kutaisi
Area: 69 700 sq/km
Population: 3.7 million
Currency: Lari (GEL)
Airports: Tbilisi, Batumi, Kutaisi
Sea ports: Batumi, Poti, Kulevi
Skiing Resorts: Gudauri, Bakuriani, Mestia
Time Difference: GET (UTC+4)
Georgia, located on the crossroads of Europe and Asia is one of the most exclusive tourist countries in the world. Indeed, with a very beautiful Landscape, diverse climate (subtropical, high alpine, and semi-desert), old and new architectures, human safety, and hospitality Georgia offers the best adventures to its guests.
With the history of over 4000 years , Georgia is a homeland of one of the oldest nations that got converted into Christianity in fourth century. The country has a very important Geo-political and economic location; indeed, Georgia was on one of the branches of Silk Road connecting east to the west. Georgians speak Georgian, however, English and Russian Languages are widely popular within the country population. Orthodox Christianity is the main religion of the country.
Because of the location and naturally rich landscape starting from the first century B.C. Georgia has been under interests of the biggest empires. During twenty-one centuries Georgia was under influence of Greeks, Romans, Persians, Arabs, Ottomans, and Russians, however, has never been conquered permanently.
Time has saved very interesting archaeology and architecture of Georgia that uncovers the historical epochs starting from Stone Age to the modern eras. Scientists believe that the human bones found in Dmanisi, are the oldest and belong to the first Europeans who lived around 2 million years ago. In ancient times Georgians were know by agriculture and it is also widely believed that they were first who grew wheat for food and trade and grapes for vine.
4000 years of history
Traditional food and wine
The best sight views
Skiing and Snowboarding
Georgia – a cradle of wine
Folklore & National Ballets
Summer Sea resorts
Hunting and Fishing