Famous ski resort Bakuriani is situated 180km to the west of Tbilisi, 1800m subsea, in Borjomi canyon. City is surrounded by mountains, alpine meadows and dense pine forests. Winter is cold, but not severe, as s rule sunny and snow-capped. Weather is mostly windless. There are only two small streets, pointer display skiing tracks direction.
One of the best Georgia ski resort with following functioning tracks: Didveli, Tatra, Kokhta 1, Kokhta 2 and 25 meter for beginners. Track total length is 18km; largest slope height is 2700m subsea.
Resort was situated near Borjomi, therefore tourist having rest in Borjomi smoothly passed to rest here during hot season to breath air and drink mineral water. Place became so visited even narrow-gauge railway was erected. Bakuriani was loved place of skiers in soviet time. They began to visit this place first by themselves and then organized way. Several sanatoriums founded here (for example “Dinamo” sanatorium and “chemists vacation house”) desolated in 90s. Currently Bakuriani is famous resort, generally for Georgian and Armenian tourists. Russian tourists mostly rest in Gudauri