5 New Things To Do in Batumi in 2019
When new travellers come to Batumi they usually spend all the time chilling on the beach, drinking cold cocktails and eating khinkali. The other ones traditionally visit Piazza Square, Botanical Garden and Alphabet Tower. It’s really typical! We’ve spent a lot of time in Georgia to find out the best and most unusual activities and things to do in Batumi. Take a look at out list!
Paragliding in Batumi
Gudauri always was the most popular place in Georgia for paragliding. But what about Southern part of county? Since 2018 you can have a paragliding flight with professional pilot with 10 years experience. While flying near the airport is not safe, the take-off area is based in Kobuleti, 25km away from the center of Batumi.
If you’re keen on extreme sports, paragliding in Batumi can be a good fit for you. Sea and mountains look gorgeous from the bird eye view. Contacts us, if you are interested in organising your next flight.
Fishing in the sea
One of the best things to-do in Batumi is fishing in the sea. You’ll be taken right from your hotel and provided with all necessary equipment. After landing on a yacht, you’ll move to the open sea with the help of professional skipper. Food, wine and 3-4 hours of fishing under the lights of the sun — this can be your favourite part of the Georgian Trip.
Sup-surfing in Batumi
Sup-surfing in Batumi is a great choice for everyone who wants to spend some hours on water with a group of amazing people. The main benefit of sup-surfing is that you don’t need any specific skills or knowledges to start. You just stay on the board, hold a paddle and relax.
No matter, which language you speak — Georgian, English, Russian or German — you can always join a group of sup-surfers and practice a little bit, watching on the sunset.
Rafting on the river
If you think sup-surfing looks a little bit boring, you can try the real extreme — rafting in Batumi. Come alone or take your friends to the most exciting adventure in your Georgian trip. We’ll provide you with all necessary equipment. Professional instructor will lead you through the mountain rivers to the final point.
Rafting in Batumi is carried out on such rivers as Chorokhi, Adjaristskali, Machakhela and Rioni. The main benefit here is safety. We always choose the routes and weather, which can bring the best emotions and still be safe for travellers.
Finally, It’s Chacha Time
There are two main alcohol drinks in Georgia – wine and chacha. While the first one can be tasted everywhere in the world, the second one — only in Georgia. You should definitely try it, no matter which kind of drinks you prefer.
If you’re searching the things to do in Batumi, take a look at a small, but really authentic bar — Chacha Time — the main place in Batumi for the first meet with this drink. Awesome European and American cuisine, kind and smart team and of course, chacha in any form you want.
Our personal recommendation — chacha set — 5 different sorts of chacha served with an incredible story about each of them. If you are not the big fan of short-drinks, you can always try their unbelievable cocktails, based on chacha. No matter what you think about Georgian drinks, you’ll love this place.