Gudauri - the best Georgian ski resort at this time with developed infrastructure, a large difference in altitude (1200 meters), and unlimited possibilities for freeride and backcountry (ski tour)
Features of the Gudauri ski resort:
Winter Gudauri - a huge opportunity for freeride, no queues at the ski lifts (except weekends and holidays). It is difficult to find a hotel room or a good apartment "on arrival" - the number of rooms in resort hotels and apartment-hotels is limited due to the increased popularity of Gudauri in recent years and widespread early booking deals in Gudauri. The proximity to one of the highest peaks in Europe - Mount Kazbek (5033 m) - an hour away by car, the distance from Gudauri till the village Kazbegi (Stepantsminda) is 35 km.
Location Gudauri ski resort from the airports: Tbilisi - 135 km (2.5 hours); Kutaisi - 310 km (5 hours); Nalchik - 170 km.
Après-ski and entertainment in Gudauri:
Several cafe bars are working on the slopes of the ski resort of Gudauri. After skiing several restaurants (including restaurants in hotels) offer a wide range of traditional Georgian cuisine. There are three nightclubs. Also there are excursions around the Kazbegi district, to the region of Kakheti and city tours in Tbilisi.