Explore Batumi

Batumi is one of the best places to visit in Georgia. It is the second largest city in the country and the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Adjara. In 2019 Batumi named as Europe’s leading emerging tourism destination. 

How to get to Batumi? 

There are several ways to get to Batumi: by air, by land and by sea. There is an international airport in Batumi that both operates and hosts direct flights from various countries and cities. 

If you are in Tbilisi, you can take a comfortable train from Tbilisi to Batumi, which is a 4 hours long trip. Another option can be renting a car via Enterprise.ge. You can rent a comfortable car drive to Batumi.  The estimated driving time from Tbilisi to Batumi is 4 hours, roads condition is good, especially high-speed highway. And finally, in the summertime, there are Black Sea ferries that provide voyages to Batumi. 

Tourists who want to explore Georgia's regions do not miss Batumi — an Adjarian active, coastal city with its attractions and the tastiest Adjarian khachapuri. 

Here is the list of things to do while in Batumi

Batumi botanical garden

Visit Batumi botanical garden. It is far from the city center about 9km. The garden will remind you of real heaven on the earth. It is famous for its unique collections of flora. Botanical garden offers some great views over the coastline. Make your lungs and eyes happy! 

Argo Cable Car

Argo Cable Car is a must-do activity in Batumi. It takes 10 minutes to arrive at the top, from where sunsets are incredibly beautiful. On top of the hill, there is a cafe with live music and Georgian dances. 

Adjarian Khachapuri

Try Adjarian Khachapuri, which differs from other types of Khachapuri. It consists of dough and cheese, in the shape of a boat, baked in a brick oven. When the dish is removed from the oven, the chef adds a raw egg and a knob of butter before serving. Mix everything together and enjoy. Do not forget about Georgian tarragon lemonade, it is perfect with Khachapuri


Visit Dolphinarium and enjoy swimming with dolphins or just watch their performance. It is one of the must-see places in Batumi.  

Walk around the city

Walk around the city, see moving statue of Ali and Nino, Alphabetic Tower, Piazza Square, dancing fountains churches and cathedrals, the mosque. 

Seafood market

Local seafood market - another tasty part of your holiday and heaven for seafood lovers. 

Fortress of Petra

The fortress of Petra is located on a hill near Batumi, in the village of Tsikhisdziri in Georgia, right on the beach. The view from the fortress is wonderful. Get your cameras or phones ready for some amazing photos.  

As you can see, there are many things to enjoy in Batumi. Get the best of your travel itinerary by renting a car with Enterprise Rent-A-Car Georgia.

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