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All reviews be careful nice walk on the rocks hour walk wild river enjoy the view trail starts beautiful view very nice place short hike older people return trip taxi driver road ends day hike little bit hiking boots
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was really beautiful, one of the best place, I visited. The tour up was not so hard. We went up partly by hourse, we rented them and the guide from "Dede" shop. We defenetely do not recommend this shop. The guide did not wait...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank emesek994
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The climb to the bottom of the glacier is along side to a flowing stream with extra ordinary scenery of mountains and un touched vegetation, wild nature. You can walk 3 hours from Ushgoi or drive a 4x4 car and then walk 1 hour to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank talk443
Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

Amazing place with gorgeous views. The walk is rather easy, around 1 hour up the hill from the main road.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ana_letstravel
Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

This hike is a wonderful option for a day trip from Mestia. The surrounding landscape is just fantastic, especially on a clear and sunny day. Avoid rainy days since the path is quite rocky and it leads close to the wild icy river which might...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank kakadu_12345
Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

Reviews were right, the way there by walk is nothing special, but cheapest option. Hike to the summit was stunning, beautiful way and the glacier is really nice.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank flashmeister
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

Nice hike, second half on the rock is little bit more difficult. I recomended to drive to the start of bike and do not start in the town. Road from the town is flat, boring and very dusty.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 474michalc
Reviewed April 22, 2019

Beautiful walk on the snow, next to the river and the mountains. We were there on April, it was snowing and we couldn't see the glacier because of the amount of snow, but the walk was worth it.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Ivette23
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Walking holiday to Georgia all independent, beautiful Country and people and some of the best views on Earth. We will be back soon! IG: @dollmob

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank H1454YWdaved
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Most of the hike is over easy terrain. The trail is clear, starting just after the suspension foot bridge. No guide is needed, you just have to know where the trail starts. Near the end the glacier has deposited piles of rubble and many of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank davidsmartin2017
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

About 6km hike in the valley which unfortunately is a construction site right now, so if you have the ability to skip it with a car you should in my opinion. Then 1.5 hours hike up to the glacier. The road is nice, chilly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from misterAlek | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes we arranged the horse ride through our hotel. We asked another guest, and got the same price. Seems typical rate is 20 GEL per horse for one hour ride. And 50 GEL per horse for the full day. We also had to pay for a... More
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