Prometheus cave tour in Georgia Country
Prometheus caves – Day tour in caves starting from Tbilisi, During this cave excursion we will visit to Sataplia caves, Prometheus caves and Martvili Canyon. What’s more this places are the most popular places in Georgia Country. Distance for the whole trip – 600 km, Timing: starting at 9:00-21:00pm. Find Day tour or make a booking to reserve our package.
Discovered in Imereti region in 1984, Prometheus Cave is one of Georgia’s natural wonders providing visitors with breathtaking examples of stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, petrified waterfalls, cave pearls, underground rivers, and lakes.
Khvamli Mountain is visible from Prometheus Cave and is the place where legend says that Prometheus was chained.
The 1060 meter walking route through the cave was upgraded in the summer of 2012 and visitors can also enjoy a 280 meter boat tour on an underground river.
Cave is one of the most touristy spots of Georgia. It is a unique experience to feel the underworld atmosphere in all its glory and colors. Tourists may choose between walking tours along the 1600 meters route, and the boat ride along the underground river. Prometheus Cave 1 hour tourist route passes through Argonauts Hall, Kolkheti Hall, Medea Hall, Love Hall, Prometheus Hall and Iberia Hall. The trail finishes by pedestrian or boating tour on an underground flow of river Kumi. It takes 10-15 minutes. Due to visitors’ safety boating is prohibited if the water level rises in the cave.
“Prometheus Cave is located 40 kilometers from Kutaisi near Tskaltubo. The cave is one of the most popular destinations in the region, and includes various types of stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, petrified waterfalls, underground rivers, and lakes. Each cave in the cluster of six differs significantly from each other in scale and the unique shapes of petrified flowstones found within. Here you will also have a chance take a boat tour though an underground lake.” read more