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“on the rocks”(4 reviews)
“hour walk”(3 reviews)
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Most of the hike is over easy terrain. The trail is clear, starting just after the suspension foot bridge. No guide is needed, you just have to know where the trail starts. Near the end the glacier has deposited piles of rubble and many of...More

Thank davidsmartin2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

About 6km hike in the valley which unfortunately is a construction site right now, so if you have the ability to skip it with a car you should in my opinion. Then 1.5 hours hike up to the glacier. The road is nice, chilly and...More

Thank Omri W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are planing to visit Mestia then this one of the must go place .. this trek takes around 2-3 hr to complete but worth to doing this. Trek is passing through stunning beautiful lush green forest with one side melting glacier river and...More

Thank TinyNakshaT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place , you can really walk there by you're self . And if you dont , you have so many options. By car / walk / marshotka/taxi. It's great for those people who have not time . Its takes 6-7 h by walking...More

Thank benaV9101PQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove to the bridge with our car. First of all we got lost because started to drive along the river but in the other side :D There were no signs to show directions to glacier hike. After in that day, I saw some directions...More

Thank joly111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk to beautiful glacier, definitely recommended. However, no one seems to know the dangers of getting to close to the glacier. Luckily our taxi driver warned us that we should not get to close, as a young man died a few weeks ago as...More

3  Thank Lola J
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This is a moderate walk, took us 2.5hrs from the trailhead. Older people and little kids were doing it; there are a few places to pick your way over rocks but it’s not too difficult or steep . It’s really beautiful; after some time along...More

1  Thank BZM2969
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

The chaladi glacier is a very nice place to hike in Mestia. You reach the place with jeeps and from the village it is possible to hike or ride horses. We rode on horses. The track is very nice and wild. You cross a stream...More

Thank 636giladb
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful hike to the glacier. We took a taxi for 80GEL. Return trip including waiting time of 3 hours taxi driver. We started at the bridge. Firts a forest hike, moderate trail, then along the wild river coming from the glacier. Stunning views during the...More

2  Thank alexhozee
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It is better to take a taxi or horse to skip the first part of this trip which is mainly on the road and the walk is not such nice. But when you cross the bridge is about to 1 hour to get to glacier....More

1  Thank Tereza S
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Response from cannanam | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes we arranged the horse ride through our hotel. We asked another guest, and got the same price. Seems typical rate is 20 GEL per horse for one hour ride. And 50 GEL per horse for the full day. We also had to pay for a... More
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Hebz_H
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Response from Dean B | Reviewed this property |
you can walk it (around 9km each way) or take a taxi with maybe some other people
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