Tbilisi based national carrier, Georgian Airways, which flies to Paris, Frankfurt, Vienna, Amsterdam, Athens, Kiev, Moscow, Dubai, Tel-Aviv, Minsk, Kharkov and Tehran, is facing increasing competition from November 4th. Dubai based budget airline, FlyDubai has just announced new twice weekly flights from Tbilisi to its hub in Dubai. The new flights operate from Tblisis on Tuesdays and Saturdays with the return flights from Dubai leaving on Mondays and Fridays. Both flights take 3 hours 25 minutes.
Tbilisi is the political and cultural centre of the proud Georgian nation which has an increasing number of tourists visiting every year. Culturally its it is the cross roads of East and West with influences from Europe, Turkey, Russia, Persia, Central Asia and beyond all mixing into a heady, exciting mix of experiences.
The country shares its patron saint, St George, with England, and also has a red cross on a white background as part of its national flag. It is world famous for dramatically situated churches and castles plus unique mountain scenery.
Alternative Airlines is an official agent of Georgia Airlines and offers very competitive fares on flights to Tbilisi, bookable online.