Mestia is a regional center of Zemo Svaneti which is located 456 km from Tbilisi's capital Tbilisi. And 1.500 meters above the sea level. Mestia is the starting point for traveling to Svaneti. There are many family hotels, hotels and service centers for tourists, which are convenient to study the area. Also, a new ski resort in Mestia will allow tourists to skiing and snowboarding in summer.
Tourists have a chance to get acquainted with religion, history and visit many wall murals in churches dating back to medieval times. St. George's Church preserved crosses and artifacts dating back to the 12th century. The Fussi Church also presents the 13th century wall painting.