Places in Batumi
Batumi is Georgia’s Pearl by the sea, place to relax, spend one’s summer and have great fun! The diversity of opportunities in Batumi is astounding. You can go sightseeing, hike around it, visit great cafes, bars, restaurants, small diners and clubs. What more can you wish for? And if you take Tourist Card with you, you’ll have amazing adventure enriched by multiple sales, discounts and offers.
Start your adventure at the entrance of Batumi, where you can take a ride by Argo cable car - a fascinating rope-way right at the entrance of Batumi. From the top of the ropeway, you will see all of Batumi and magnificent black sea as well.
You should also visit moving sculpture of Ali and Nino located nearby, it was inspired by famous novel about forbidden love “Ali and Nino” by an Azerbaijani writer Kurban Said. This complex and gracious sculpture is located near Batumi Port and amazes its visitors from all over the world and is one of the main sightseeing locations of Batumi.
At Batumi Port, you’ll have your coffee and see many ships come and go, here you can rent a yacht, or take a little boat trip to Batumi Black Sea waters and if you’re lucky enough you come across jumping little dolphins.
Speaking of Dolphins, another place in the city, where you can observe these amazing creatures is Batumi Dolphinarium - a great destination if you love these smart mammals and want some entertainment, you’ll be treated to adorable dolphins and an amazing show, if you’re willing, you can even swim and play with them yourself.
If you are an admirer of other beautiful sea creatures too, we advise you to visit Aquarium- a little building right next to Dolphinarium full of different, colorful and strange fish that you can see and also buy.
Batumi botanical garden offers one of the most interesting experiences you can have here. It has beautiful gardens filled with not just Georgian but foreign flora; The park is situated on a mountain, overlooking the sea. After your exploration you can have a swim there. We’d also recommend going there on a boat to get the full experience.