Rafting on Aragvi river
Rafting on Aragvi river is heart thrilling experience. Pshavi region and river Aragvi. Experienced instructors follow rafts, you just listen their simple commands and paddle. All necessary equipment will be provided on a place as well. Rafts are for max 8 pax, those experienced can try kayaks.
Pshavi on it’s own isn’t major touristic destination, but it’s good. What’s interesting here, what can not so touristy place offer to travelers? Answer is very simple, it can offer all that, what touristic places can’t, what they lost. Authenticity, here everything real, not so much historical sites, but Remnants of old churches or fortresses in wild forests, abandoned villages, green mountains will amaze you. And of course people, who are just who they are, as they don’t play with tourists.
Cuisine, not so rich, like most mountainous regions but there are some dishes what can be tasted only here. Must to mention, most popular dish of Georgia-Khinkali comes from mountains and one of the best is made here. Also famous, unique mold covered cottage cheese, is made here. At local, family run restaurant we can taste this unique dish fried on a pan with butter.
One who wishes to find real village life of highlanders and at the same time taste real homemade food here is the best place.
There are hundreds of routes through abandoned ruins of villages or churches adventure travelers can take by foot or on horse. Horse riding is the best option to reach peaks of mountains and enjoy alpine meadows.
And at last, Pshavi became major center for extreme lovers, due to the adventure park and rafting on a river Aragvi. Hundreds of tourists enjoy rafting on a river Aragvi, difficulty level 2, 2.5. Season from May up to October.
Rafting on Aragvi river can be done by everyone from age of 10 without prior experience. Difficulty level isn't too high especially in summer but still heart thrilling experience, more extreme in May-June. Experienced instructors follow rafts, you just listen their simple commands and paddle. All necessary equipment will be provided on a place as well. Rafts are for max 8 pax, those experienced can try kayaks.
Who wishes horse riding, prior riding experience advisable. You must strictly follow commands of instructors. Due to safety concerns, those who know nothing but pretend they are talented horse riders and will not follow guide, will be removed from the tour, without compensation, have hard experience, that's why want to mention.
So nothing dangerous to eat Khinkali, just again watch your guide how to eat properly, otherwise it's messy food, you will spill all fatty liquid on your clothes.