Some of the mountain climbing in Mestia can be very demanding and challenging, so it is recommended you have a high level of fitness and significant mountain climbing experience before undertaking some of these climbs.
Mestia is the regional capital of Svaneti, and contains a number of UNSECO World Heritage Site’s such as churches and forts.
The people of Mestia maintain their own traditions and customs, and is a fascinating and interesting culture to explore, as much of it is distinct and separate from overall Georgian culture.
Cold for most of the year, with temperatures in Summer averaging approximately 10-15 degrees celsius and Winter often dropping below freezing. Significant rainfall all year round.
Fly to Tbilisi, the countries capital city, and then flights to Mestia 4 times a week. Alternatively it is a 6.5 hour drive from Tbilisi to Mestia.
May-September, when the weather is warmest and conditions less extreme.
Stay up-to-date on the best adventures!