You're going to love Tbilisi

One of the oldest cities in Europe Tbilisi is full of history and culture. While flights may be pricey everything else is relatively cheap – from delicious Georgian food to city attractions – plus historic sights are free.
Tbilisi is great for sightseeing & culture.

Hacker Tip

Wander the Dry Bridge Market around Dedaena Park to shop eclectic wares from antiques to vintage Soviet paraphernalia. While it’s open daily you’ll get the best selection of vendors on the weekend.
Tbilisi
1.11 million
population
Georgian
language
Largest
city in Georgia
2.87
Lari equals $1 USD

Getting to Tbilisi

There are direct flights to the Tbilisi airport from many international destinations including tons of connections from Paris so making it a two-for-one vacation can be a savvy play. The airport is only a short and sweet 10 miles to the city center.

Median airfare by month

$688 Median airfare from US to Tbilisi in January

Median airfare by time before departure

$892 Median airfare 1 month before departure date
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Staying in Tbilisi

Stay in the Avlabari neighborhood. It’s close to the Old Town but the prices may be lower and it has a more local feel. There’s also a train station that connects you to Avlabari the Kakheti and Yerevan region.

Median hotel rate by month

$66 Median January hotel rate

Median hotel rate by night

$60 Median Sunday hotel rate

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When in Tbilisi

Must-see in Tbilisi

Mtatsminda Pantheon
Mtatsminda Pantheon

Weather in Tbilisi

Average Temperature (°F)
34° Average temperature in January

Eating in Tbilisi

What should you order while you’re in Tbilisi?

When in Georgia, don’t miss trying khinkali, which are similar to Chinese soup dumplings. To eat, grab the dumpling by its doughy tip, bite the other side and slurp out the juices.
Tbilisi

What you’ll expect to pay (USD)

$5
Cheap meal
$1
A beer
$21
Nice dinner for 2
Included in the bill
Standard tip for good service
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