Svaneti is high mountainous region and offers unlimited opportunities for skitouring and freeriding, although keep in mind that avalanches and dangerous situations are very common.
If you decide to ski off piste and on mountains surrounding the resorts we recommend hiring a local guide.
For more information and contacts please check out our Ski Touring and Skiing & Freeriding pages.
Otherwise please make sure that you are fully capable of assessing the dangers of powder slopes and avalanches.
Highly Recommended Equipment:
- Freeride ski/snowboard (available for hire)
- Backpack with fastening for ski or snowboard
- Transceiver, avalanche probe, shovel (available for hire)