Marvelous Latali tour is mixture of light hiking, amazing cultural heritage of Svaneti, cooking masterclass and gold looking. We offer to spend one day in marvelous Latali community, village Lakhushdi, to feel old real Svaneti.
Tour starts in the morning. After short driving from Mestia, we will approach village Lakhushdi, our fantastic hosts, at Eco house Svaneti.
First we will have short hike, for less than two hours to wonderful church Tangili, dated by XI century. Church is located on the hill, hidden in forest, above Lakhushdi. So, on the way we will enjoy amazing views and beautiful nature.
After returning from hike, hosts will offer us tea and light lunch. We will meet people who are looking for gold in river Enguri. They will take us down to the river and show old ways of looking for gold, which are used now also. Tourists will be able to participate.
After this we will return to guesthouse, where our wonderful host will teach how to make traditional Svan dishes – Kubdari, Khachapuri, Chishvdari and Tashmujab. After cooking class will be dinner. Optionally possible to invite singers from village, and learn Svan folk.
After wonderful dinner our Latali tour will finish and we will return to Mestia. In case of booking is possible to stay at Eco house Svaneti.
Depending on season will be possible to participate in different agricultural activities.