Kutaisi is a good city to relax and enjoy the beautiful hillside views, river as well as its UNESCO World Heritage cathedrals. Here are some of the attractions to visit while you are there.
1. Martvili Canyon
The deep green color of the river and the waterfalls brings many tourists. In summer time, you can ride boats through here as well. Also, you can hike from the canyon to the Balda Waterfalls from here.
2. Prometheus Cave
Prometheus Cave is one of Georgia’s best caves. This cave has over a 1 kilometer long walking route as well as 280 meters pathway on an underground river. Also, this cave has mesmerizing views of underground rivers and lakes, coloured lighting stalactites and stalagmites.
3. Gelati Monastery
This monastery is famous for its architecture and is one of the oldest scientific and religious academies in Georgia.
4. Sataplia Reserve
This reserve has offers paths for kids as well as an exhibition showing dinosaur footprints. Also, there are a few caves in the area as well as a panoramic view platform made of glass. If you afraid of heights you might want to take the canopy.
5. Okatse Canyon
Okatse Canyon has long hiking paths that usually takes 2 to 3 hrs to finish. These pathways pass through Dadiani forest with a canopy walkway which give a panoramic view of the canyon.