Mkinvartsveri Summit

Tour Duration: 6 Days

Location: Georgia Kazbegi region

Difficulty level:

For: Amateur Climbers

Equipment Hire
  • Gas stove Gas stove : Per person per day 2 Euro
  • Sleeping bag Sleeping bag : Per person per day 4 Euro
  • Gas 250 ml (for selling) Gas 250 ml (for selling) : Per person per day 8 Euro
  • Gas 500 ml (for sell) Gas 500 ml (for sell) : Per person per day 15 Euro
  • Trekking poles Trekking poles : Per person per day 3 Euro
Additional Offers

We can Also offer you Other kind of tours through the whole Georgia

  • Rafting
  • Mount biking
  • Trekking
  • Horse Riding tours
  • cultural tours
  • Wine tours
  • Ski tours (also on mountain Kazbek)



January: 19-24  April: 19-24 July: 12-17; 19-24; 26-31 October: 4-9
February: 23-28  May: 17-22 August:  9-14; 16-21; 23-28 November: 1-6
March: 22-27  June: 14-19; 21-26 September: 6-11; 13-18; 20-25 December: 6-11



Situated in the Eastern Caucasus, Kazbek is one of Georgian’s must do climbs. Graded 2B Kazbek is accessible for most fit climbers and walkers. During the trip along the Military Road you will have the opportunity to view many historical sites of interest: small town Mtkheta - the ancient capital of Georgia (until VI century), Svetithskoveli Church, the 6th century Jvary Church, Ananury Church, Jvary Pass 2395m and the small town Stephantsminda, Sameba Church 2197 m.


Day 0 - Meeting with team. At 17:00 you will meet all members of the group and guides. We will Check equipment and we will have briefing connected with  mount Kabek tour. We will show you Short video about mountain Kazbek  and we will explain all tour details day by day. Also, we will answer all your questions. You will be able to take all equipment what you will book earlier. Meeting address: 37A Merab Kostava Str. GOOGLE MAP

Day 1 - Tbilisi -Stephantsminda (1700m) – Meet at 10 am in Tbiisi  and drive to Stephnstminda. way takes about 3 hours. By the way from Tbilisi to Stephantsminda we will visite Town Mtskheta, Cathedral Church Svetitskhoveli and Fortress Ananuri. Night in guesthause in Stephanstminda.   (- / - / DINNER) 
Meeting address: 37A Merab Kostava Str. GOOGLE MAP

Day 2 - Stephantsminda (1700m) – "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m). Meet at 7 am in Stepantsminda center. Start at 7:30 am. Walk to "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m). Approximately 7.5 hours. (BREAKFAST / L-Box / DINNER) 

Day 3 - Acclimatisation – walk to 4000m during which time we will practice skills necessary to climb to the summit (rope work, ice axe arrest etc.) Approximately 1.5 hours.(BREAKFAST / LUNCH / DINNER)

Day 4– Summit. "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m) – Summit - "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m) (10-12 hours walk approximately). Start at 2am and walk to Plato (4500m) – 4 hours approximately. Plato to Saddle (4900m at 30 degrees). From Saddle to Summit at 40-45 degrees, use of ice axes and fixed ropes. Return to "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m). During the walk from 3900m to the summit and back to 3900m, the group will be roped due to crevasses. Night in "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m). (BREAKFAST / L-Box / DINNER)

Day 5 - Reserve day in case of bad weather. (BREAKFAST / LUNCH / DINNER)

Day 6 - Return to Stephantsminda . walking about 4 hours and than drive to Tbilisi (BREAKFAST / LUNCH / FAREWELL DINNER)

The Minimum Number Of Members Of The Group Is 4
675 € - per person
  •  Transfer Tbilisi - Stephantsminda - Tbilisi. One way is 170 km and driving time 3:30 Hour. 
  •  Transfer form Stephanstminda to Sameba Church and back
  •  One Night in Guest house in Stephantsminda (Dinner for first day and Breakfast and lunch box for seacond day is icluded)
     Price include tween or Triple Room. In case single room you should pay extra 15 Euro.
  •  4 nights in "ClimbingGeorgia" BC(3650 m)(2 person in per tent) (including breakfast, lunch an dinner) 
  •  English speaking mountain guide for the duration of the expedition. In case 2/3 member 1 guide. In case 4/5/6 member 2 Guide. In case 7/8/9/10 member 3 guide
  •  General equipment (rope, ice pitons etc.) note: private equipment (Ice axe; harness; carabines; helmet) doesn't include price
  •  Breakfast, Lunch and dinner in Cafe MKINVARTSVERI in Base camp. All meal what is included is written in itinerary day by day.
  •  Access to kitchen and utensils in the hut
  •  Electricity 220 V, 50 Hz in the hut
  •  By the way from Tbilisi to Stephantsminda we will visite Town Mtskheta, Cathedral Church Svetitskhoveli and Fortress Ananuri. By the way from Sameba to Tbilisi
    we will visite Monastry Sameba
  •  Certificate

- We can organize any personal variant for the Mt. Kazbek program at group’s request for individual program.

Guides’ equipment include: climbing equipment, GPS navigation, 2 way radio, mobile phone, satellite phone, first aid kit for the mountains)


   Personal Climbing equipment:

  • Ice axe
  • Crampons
  • Harness
  • Tape Slings (2)
  • Karabiners (2 lock)
  • Descender
  • Mountaineering Boots (B3 Grade)
  • Ascender
   Group Climbing equipment:
  • Ice axe
  • Tape Slings
  • Rope
  • Ice Hammer
  • Ice Screw

  • Sleeping bag
  • Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Tika)
  • Trekking Bags/Duffel bag
  • High protection sun cream SPF 50
  • Basic First Aid Kit
  • Large plastic bags - for keeping items dry
  • Trekking Poles
  • Water bottle, Termos
  • Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc) 
  • Ear plugs (Maybe someone is  snorers)




  • Sun hat or scarf
  • Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
  • Sunglasses with UV protection
  • goggles


  • Thin, lightweight inner socks
  • Thick, warm wool hiking socks
  • Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals) 
  • Gaiters
  • Mountain boots


  • Lightweight gloves 
  • Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer

   Lower Body:

  • Under Garments
  • Hiking shorts
  • Lightweight cotton long pants
  • Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
  • Fleece or wool pants
  • Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants

   Upper Body:

  • T-shirts
  • Light and expedition weight thermal tops
  • Fleece jacket or pullover
  • Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
  • Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
  • Down vest and/or jacket


  • Temperature in the summer to "ClimbingGeorgia" BC (3650 m) varies between + 50 and -50
  • Temperature on the summit around -10°