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Climb the stunning Mount Kazbek and reach one of the most emblematic mountains in Georgia on an unforgettable adventure. Explore-share.com helps you book your next Mountain Climbing trip in Mount Kazbek.

Mount Kazbek is a dormant stratovolcano in the Caucasus range. At an altitude of 5,054 m, it is one of the most important peaks of Georgia and is located in the Kazbegi district. Compare and book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from. Take a pick from our selection of Mountain Climbing trips in Mount Kazbek. The mountains are calling!

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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Mount Kazbek

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Mount Kazbek?

Mount Kazbek is a stunning 5,054 m dormant stratovolcano in Georgia. It is a top mountain climbing spot in the Caucasus range with stunning glaciers and a unique orthodox hermitage at an altitude of 4000 m. Climbing this mountain involves glacier walking and perhaps ice-climbing, but it is not technically too difficult, however, you do need prior mountaineering experience and a good fitness level. Going with a certified guide is a definite recommendation, especially for those with less mountaineering experience.

Why should I choose Mount Kazbek for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

Climb an emblematic mountain of Georgia

Mount Kazbek is the third highest mountain in Georgia, and a renowned local landmark. Climbing this stunning peak is both a mountaineering feat, as it is an adventure into the mystery of Georgian identity.
Enjoy glaciers and hot springs

Kazbek boasts glaciers towards its summit and a hot spring that surrounds the mountain.

Discover an ancient hermitage

At an altitude of 4000m, in the Bethlemi cave, is an orthodox hermitage which has many religious legends that surround it.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Mount Kazbek?

Average year round temperatures at the foot of the mountain range from 14 degrees Celsius to the mid-20s and decrease the higher up you get.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Mount Kazbek region?


What currency is accepted around Mount Kazbek?

Georgian lari.

How can I get to Mount Kazbek?

Fly in to Tbilisi and either drive for approximately 3 hours, or take the local mashrutka to Stepandsminda.

What's the country code for the Mount Kazbek region?


When is the best time to travel to Mount Kazbek for Mountain Climbing?

Visit between the months of June and September for ideal mountain climbing conditions.

What people are saying about Mountain Climbing | Mount Kazbek



Vladimir was our guide for summiting of Mount Kazbegi in July, 2019. He was a brilliant guide, as well as champion snow boarder, and I would highly recommend him for anyone planning climbing Kazbegi or Elbrus.



Guide Vano was very good. Proficiency in English would be beneficial. Trip to Mount Kazbek was good, but time schedule for eating would be useful. Because when reaching the top we discovered that we were starving. The food what they offered in the basecamp was awesome. The toilet in the basecamp was terrible. First, it was too far from the main house, because if you had to go at the middle of the night then you had to put all your clothing on. And second, the cleanliness. Someone should keep an eye for it. And at all the basecamp rooms where not that clean.



Mikheil was very profesional and very fun to be around. Knew the area like the back of his hand made us feel very safe despite challenging conditions



Giorgi was safety focused and responsible throughout the trip. Although we didn't manage to summit, he clearly explained why it was dangerous to attempt. Good, constant reminders to communicate any discomfort and also observant regarding the client's confirm. Calm and fact oriented decision making at every level, not carried away by emotion. A great guide.


We had the chance to climb Mount Kazbek in Georgia last July under a wonderful weather. It was a real pleasure to make this tour with Ilia, who was extremely professional, efficient and safety-driven all along the journey. It was also very pleasant to discuss with him to discover more about Georgia and the surroundings

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