Gudauri Ski Resort

Gudauri is the best ski resort in Georgia with well-developed infrastructure, the greatest difference in altitude, and unlimited possibilities for free-ride, back country (ski touring). There is about 120 km from Tbilisi to Gudauri ski Resort and can be reached there in 2 hours. The resort is the highest settlement on the Georgian Military Road (the old name “Heavenly Gorge”) at the altitude of 2000 m. near the Cross Mountain Pass of the main Caucasus range. Even in mild winters, Gudauri offers reliable snow cover from November through April. Thus, winter season in Gudauri ski resort begins in early December and lasts till the end of March.

The highest point of the resort is Mount Sadzele – 3307 m above the sea level. The summit Kudebi (3007) is another popular destination, because one can ski basically from any side of the mount, 360 degrees.

The total length of groomed ski runs are over 20 km and are suitable for all skiers, from beginners to experts. Gudauri ski Resort is well known for its winter activities and hosts ski and snowboard competitions and sports festivals every year. Resort is also a great summer destination, offering bird watching, trekking, horseback riding and rafting.

Gudauri’s slopes are all above tree line. They are ideal for free-riders and are generally considered avalanche-safe. The resort offers exciting long and short runs for all classes of skiers and snowboarders. Gudauri Ski Resort also boasts some of the best heliskiing in the world at some of the most affordable prices found anywhere.

Sitting astride the newly refurbished and historic Georgian Military Highway there can be no better launch pad than Gudauri for explorations of the Greater Caucasus, 12 months of the year.
Modern, newly renovated hotels and Apartments offer all the facilities for spending unforgettable time. Resort sport schools provide ski instructions for beginners of all ages.

Gudauri Ski Resort frequently hosts local and international skiing competitions.
Only a short drive and even a shorter helicopter flight from Tbilisi Gudauri is spectacular on every level. More …

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Where is Gudauri located?

Gudauri is located on the south-facing plateau of the Greater Caucasus Mountain Range in Georgia, along the Georgian Military Highway near the Jvari Pass. 120 km from Tbilisi.

What is the best time to visit Gudauri for skiing?

The best time to visit Gudauri for skiing is from December to April, when the snow conditions are optimal for winter sports.

What type of ski runs are available at Gudauri?

Gudauri offers a variety of ski runs suitable for all skill levels, including beginner, intermediate, and advanced slopes. The resort is also known for its excellent off-piste and freeride opportunities.

Are there ski schools or instructors available at Gudauri?

Yes, Gudauri has several ski schools and professional instructors available for beginners and those looking to improve their skills.

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What other activities can visitors enjoy in Gudauri besides skiing?

Besides skiing, visitors can enjoy activities such as snowboarding, paragliding, heli-skiing, snowmobiling, and hiking.

What accommodation options are available at Gudauri?

Gudauri offers a range of accommodation options including hotels, guesthouses, apartments, and chalets to suit various budgets and preferences.

How can I get to Gudauri from Tbilisi?

Gudauri is approximately 120 kilometers from Tbilisi. Visitors can reach the resort by car, bus, or organized shuttle services, with the drive typically taking around 2 to 3 hours.

Is Gudauri suitable for families with children?

Yes, Gudauri is family-friendly and offers facilities and services catering to children, including ski schools for kids, child-friendly slopes, and various family-oriented activities.

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