Wild Skiing Experience
GODERDZI SKI RESORT
In this small country you can find any kind of ski experience: starting from standard high snow quality pist ski resorts up to cat skiing, heli skiing, ski touring, alpine skiing.
Please also check out our other articles: Gudauri Ski Resort; Bakuriani Ski Resort; Svaneti Ski Resorts; Heli Skiing; Ski Touring.
Goderdzi Resort, was opened December 05, 2015. Its located two hours drive (110 km) from the popular seaside resort town of Batumi in Georgia, is ideally situated for the creation of a four-season mountain resort. At an elevation of 2000m, the mountains are snow-covered from November to April, while the gently rolling topography of the valley floor offers plentiful development zones. Sitting at around 1700m elevation, the resort base is below the tree line, offering an attractive and welcoming character throughout the seasons. The wilderness setting offers the visitor unique experiences, fresh-air and world-class scenery. Pristine forested mountains create a fantastic setting in the winter, summer and, most dramatically, when the autumn colors create an intense display. The resort currently offers 13 km of pistes, 700m vertical drop and two ski lifts. Further construction is intended, which will create a total of 35 km of pistes and 6 ski lifts
Ski Season: Mid December - Mid March
Ski Area: Highest - 2390 m, Lowest - 1700m
Vertical Drop: 690 m
Length of Tracks: 13 km
Ski Lifts Working Hours: 10:00 - 17:00
Ski Lifts: 2 gondola
Night Skiing: NA
Distance: From Batumi - 110 km (2 hours); Kutaisi - 242 km (4 hours); Tbilisi - 450 km (7 hours)
Official Website: http://goderdzi.ski/eng
HOW TO GO TO GODERDZI
You can get to Khulo center by public transport from Batumi. The bus departs from Batumi bus station every day (Bus station address: 1, Mayakovskii St. Tel: +995 422 27 85 47) Fare - 5 GEL.
- Transfer from Tbilisi to Goderdzi (driver included) with Toyota RAV4/ 3 seats - 130 EUR (one way)
- Transfer from Tbilisi to Goderdzi (driver included) with Toyota Sequoia / 5 seats - 170 EUR (one way)
WHAT TO DO AND WHERE TO STAY
The Goderdzi resort was opened in December of 2015, it's still under construction so infrastructure and leisure activities are pretty limited.
- Hotel type cottage
For more information or reservations, please contact Khulo Tourist Information Centre:
SKI & SNOWBOARD RENTALS
Purchase and rental of new and modern ski equipment is possible in Gudauri through ski schools, local intermediaries, hotels and by the ski lifts...
We recommend to rent your equipment in Tbilisi, you will have a better choice and it will cost you less
- IN TBILISI: 25 Vazha-Pshavela Ave., Tbilisi, Georgia
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(+995 32) 231 91 01
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(+995) 592 77 88 56 (GE)
Here you can rent full sets of equipment of following brands: Head, Elan, Rossignol, Volkl, Atomic, Nordica, Salomon. Accessories can also be rented or bought. Usual price range is 20-30 GEL per day for standard package (skis, boots, sticks or snowboard and boots); 50 GEL per day for VIP package (speed skis, freeride skis and etc.) 5 GEL per day for goggles, gloves or helmet. Here you can receive ski maintenance services, snowboard and ski touring equipment rental services.
- IN TBILISI: 85i Beliashvili St. (near Digomi bridge), Tbilisi, Georgia
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(+995 599) 030314
Opening hours: 11:00-19:00