2.6 km²

total area

2047 people


humid subtropical


Racha-Lechkhumi and Lower Svaneti


Why Ambrolauri?

Ambrolauri in Lower Racha is the center of the region and is referred to by some tourists as the “Georgian Alps”. This village arose in the 17th century, the population is 2,400 people, located on the banks of the river. Rioni.

Ambrolauri is a picturesque place in the foothills of Georgia, located in the Racha region, and Racha itself is called a place with virgin nature. These regions are famous for the beauty of nature, excellent wine, an abundance of attractions and comfortable weather. When you want to escape from the heat, get closer to the Georgian culture and touch the centuries-old heritage – tourists come to Ambrolauri, and they do it for a reason. It is curious that, despite the small number of the indigenous population of Ambrolauri, this city is well landscaped. There are tourist centers, banks, a modern hospital, an excellent gym with a swimming pool. Travelers can stay in comfortable guest houses and hotels, which are increasing every year.

Beautiful nature, mountain air, healing resorts – Racha and Ambrolauri attract with their special charm and charm. A measured life flows here, and tourists are always welcome.


The flight is carried out to the nearest airport in Georgia. Ambrolauri is a region of Georgia that can be easily reached from anywhere in the country. to Tkibuli – 40 km; to Kutaisi - 120 km; to Tbilisi - 280 km; Also, before sending, you must provide a certificate of vaccination against COVID-19


The total cost of living in Ambrolauri for two people with an average level of consumption in one month without taking into account the cost of housing does not differ much from other cities in this region.


A variety of hotels will satisfy the needs of both well-to-do European-style guests and less affluent visitors. We analyzed them and tried to choose the most optimal hotels in terms of price-quality ratio according to various criteria here


Bugeuli Winery
Monument to wine Khvanchkara
Rafting In Georgia
Royal Khvanchkara Winery



Traditional cuisine at home awaits you here. To feel the real spirit of the region, you must try the local food. Be sure to try the bean soup from AMBROLAUR! As with most dishes with beans from the Racha region, a special ingredient is important for this soup - local ham.


By minibus from the bus station of Tbilisi, Kutaisi or another large city, the most economical, but long option By plane - first you need to take a shuttle to Rustaveli airport, then - by plane, fly to Ambrolauri airport in an hour, ticket price is ~ 25 dollars Ordering a transfer or excursion is ideal for a company or vacationers with children, the trip will take a little less than 4 hours, prices start from $140; By private car - you will have to go through Mtskheta, Khashuri, Surami, Tkibuli.


Today Ambrolauri is considered the birthplace of Khvanchkara wine. On the central square of the city stands a statue of a bottle of wine 18 meters high. 200 meters from the monument is the Royal Khvanchkara factory, which continues to grow and honor the unique old traditions.